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Genre: german black metal

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German black metal is a subgenre of heavy metal music that emerged in Germany in the early 1990s. It is characterized by its dark and aggressive sound, often featuring fast-paced guitar riffs, blast beats, and harsh vocals. The lyrics often deal with themes of darkness, death, and the occult. Nargaroth, Kanonenfieber, and Lantlôs are all notable bands within the genre, each bringing their own unique style and approach to the sound.


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Electric Guitar, Bass Guitar, Drum Kit, Vocals, Keyboard/Synthesizer, Double Bass

Popular german black metal Songs


Most popular german black metal albums

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Menschenmühle
2021
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Jahreszeiten
2009
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The Redemptive End
2021
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Bethlehem
2016
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The Circle
2017
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.neon
2010
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Seelenfeuer
2008
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Legacy
2023
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In Darkness
2013
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Herbstklagen
2009
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Melancholie²
2008
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...Und Die Nacht Kam Schweren Schrittes
2002
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DetoNation
2023
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Dämmerung der Szenarien
2007

german black metal music by decade

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List of german black metal artists

Here is a list of german black metal artists on Spotify, ranked based on popularity, who exemplifies the german black metal genre. You can find out what german black metal genre sounds like where you can preview artists or sort them the way you want, just click the headers to sort.

#namepopularityfollowers
1 25 46994
2 21 35660
3 17 22905
4 28 38827
5 27 54916
6 31 103305
7 16 21354
8 24 38701
9 30 59036
10 18 15728
11 27 33499
12 19 17549
13 13 12099
14 11 9454
15 16 14784
16 14 13010
17 23 10655
18 23 42420
19 20 45984
20 34 39956
21 18 13668
22 16 31292
23 17 24330
24 24 16212
25 27 11864
26 15 11496
27 16 18609
28 2 4217
29 10 7812
30 12 10848
31 10 12472
32 19 1232
33 10 10112
34 2 1307
35 15 16396
36 7 3253
37 17 4364
38 14 4115
39 16 7082
40 13 13239
41 15 4352
42 14 10790
43 14 3628
44 13 10876
45 8 9086
46 7 9863
47 11 9354
48 3 3027
49 11 2658
50 5 5394
51 10 3599
52 10 8705
53 9 4008
54 8 10977
55 8 2693
56 8 5049
57 8 7268
58 7 2648
59 7 1656
60 7 3758
61 7 6399
62 2 1713
63 7 5755
64 4 3236
65 4 2831
66 3 6365
67 6 3486
68 6 1253
69 5 3253
70 5 2050
71 5 2464
72 5 2402
73 5 3875
74 5 4595
75 5 1091
76 5 2472
77 4 2681
78 2 1643
79 4 2429
80 4 6008
81 2 1685
82 2 1503
83 2 1752
84 3 649
85 3 966
86 3 1005
87 3 2738
88 3 4146
89 3 1633
90 3 753
91 3 785
92 3 2349
93 2 1696
94 2 838
95 2 1642
96 2 160
97 2 1173
98 2 894
99 2 2908
100 2 1603

german black metal playlist created by Chosic

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