Korn vs. Slipknot – Metal Madness 2017, Round 2
Whoa!!! It’s hard to imagine a better matchup than Korn vs. Slipknot, and we’re only in Round 2 of our Metal Madness tournament to determine the Best Debut Metal Album of All Time! Aaaare you reeaady!?
Korn’s eponymous debut faired rather well in the first round, knocking off Deicide’s self-titled effort, advancing closer to being crowned the Best Debut Metal Album of All Time. It was a near 72 / 28 percentage split between the two, but the margin will likely be closer in this round.
Extremity at its finest, Slipknot’s Slipknot snagged three-quarters of the votes in the competition against Napalm Death’s grindcore-spawning debut, Scum. ‘Knot and Korn are close friends, but here they go head to head in hopes of making it to the Quarterfinals.
So which album will move on to the Quarterfinals of Metal Madness 2017? Vote below for either Korn’s Korn or Slipknot’s Slipknot in the poll below!
(This poll will end on Thursday, March 23, at 10AM ET. Fans are able to vote once per hour, so keep coming back to make sure your favorite debut album advances to the next round!)