¿Who are your favorite singers of metal?

The subgenre that Fear Of God belonged to: Dawn Crosby (R.I.P.)
The subgenre that Atrox belong to: Monika Edvardsen
The subgenre that Madder Mortem belong to: Agnete M. Kirkevaag
The subgenre that Nightwish belong to: Tarja Turunen
The subgenre that The 3rd And The Mortal belong to: Kari Rueslåtten

Favourite female vocalist: a draw between Dawn Crosby (on Fear of God´s "Within The Veil") and Monika Edvardsen

Favourite Metal singers:
Sonny Sandoval (P.O.D.),
Wayne Static (Static-X),
Fred Durst (Is it not obvious?),
Paul McCoy (12 Stones),
Lajon Witherspoon (Sevendust).

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Thrash: Tom Araya
Power: Hansi Kursch
Progressive: James LaBrie, Mikael Akerfeldt, Maynard james Keenan
Death: Dunno. Glenn Benton I guess.
Black: The Guy from Darkthrone or Ihsahn
Gothic: The guy from Lacrimosa (Dunno why, he just sounds cool to me)
Traditional: Bruce Dickinson and Ronnie James Dio
Doom: No Idea

Best Male: Bruce Dickinson or Mikael Akerfeldt
Best Female: Tarja Turunen
Death Metal

Lord Worm The Almighty (Cryptopsy)
Mathew Chalk (Psycroptic) <--- most varied DM vocalist ever
George 'Corpsegrinder' Fisher (Cannibal Corpse)
The guy from Debodified
The girl from Despised Icon
The guy from Sect of Execration


The guy from Fuck.. I'm Dead
Guys from Abaddon Incarnate
Circle Of Dead Children Vocalist
Foetopsy Vocalist

Black Metal

Atilla (Mayhem, Aborym)
Wotsisname (Immortal)
Thingimibob (Astriaal)
Kari (The 3rd and the Mortal)
Sandra & Martina Hornbacher (old Dreams of Sanity)
Left Hand Solution vocalist (older stuff)
the chick on "Velvet Darkness They Fear"
On Thorns I Lay vocalist
and more female vocalists...

I also like vox that are original in some way and not offensive to my ears
various vox on Sopor Aeternus & the Ensemble of Shadows
Lux Occulta
Coph Nia
Karjalan Sissit

choir and operatic singing (Elend, my girlfriend :cool: )

Not a big fan of males trying to sing (growl, scream) in metal, I'd ban a lot of them. I seldom mind brutal death metal vocals though, it is often like they become an insrument of its own (also, many of the BDM vocalists use effects so they almost classify as "instruments", haha)
As for myself:

Mikael Akerfeldt (Opeth)
Hansi Kürsch (Blind Guardian)
Jonas Renkse (Katatonia)
Oyvind Haegeland (Spiral Architect)
Stefan Zell (Wolverine)
Daniel Gildenlow (Pain of Salvation)
King Diamond (Mercyful Fate/King Diamond)
Zak Stevens (ex. Savatage/Circle II Circle)
Lars Eric Si (Winds)
Floor Jansen (After Forever)
Dan Swano (ex. Edge of Sanity/Nightingale)
Steven Wilson (Porcupine Tree)
Martina Astner (Therion/Alas)
Kimberly Goss (Sinergy)
Dave Brockie (Gwar/DBX)
Bruce Dickinson (Iron Maiden)
Warrel Dane (Nevermore)
Tom S. Englund (Evergrey)

Best Male: Zak Stevens
Best Female: Floor Jansen/Tarja Turunen