Top 10 Rock  Metal Vocalists Who Can Both Sing You to Sleep and Scare You to Death

Ronnie James Dio (Dio, Black Sabbath, Rainbow: Dio's operatic voice could deliver beautifully melodic lines and then turn thunderous.

Simone Simons (Epica: Simons' operatic soprano can deliver hauntingly beautiful melodies, while her powerful.

Mike Patton (Faith No More, Mr. Bungle: Patton's versatile range allows him to croon gentle melodies and unleash guttural growls with equal skill.

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Mikael Åkerfeldt (Opeth: Åkerfeldt seamlessly transitions between ethereal clean vocals and monstrous death growls.

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Maynard James Keenan (Tool, A Perfect Circle, Puscifer: Keenan's haunting and melodic singing can lull listeners into a trance.

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Matt Heafy (Trivium: Heafy's vocal prowess includes clean, melodic singing and brutal screams, as demonstrated in tracks like "Dying in Your Arms.

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David Draiman (Disturbed: Draiman's distinctive voice can be both melodic and menacing, with his ability to deliver haunting ballads like "Sound of Silence.

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Daniel Gildenlöw (Pain of Salvation: Gildenlöw's emotive voice can range from soothing and delicate to fierce.

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Corey Taylor (Slipknot, Stone Sour: Taylor's dynamic voice can deliver heartfelt ballads in Stone Sour and then switch to ferocious screams in Slipknot.

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Chester Bennington (Linkin Park: Bennington's voice could convey deep vulnerability in songs like "Numb" and "Shadow of the Day.

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