Lemmy Kilmister vs. Al Jourgensen – Greatest Metal Frontman, Round 1
Are there two guys that have interpreted their music as a way of life more than Lemmy Kilmister and Al Jourgensen? Excess of all sorts is the name of the game in this Round 1 matchup of our Greatest Metal Frontman tournamen!
Motörhead mainman Lemmy Kilmister has been living the rock ‘n’ roll life for more than 40 years, first making his name in the space rock band Hawkwind. Since forming Motörhead, he has released 21 studio albums of unrelenting rock, with his signature distorted bass and gravely voice.
Al Jourgensen might be the craziest frontman in all of metal. His stories are unmatched and came to be while he was fronting the industrial metal outfit Ministry. He helped pioneer the genre, slaving away in the studio to create his masterpieces. His intensity onstage is a perfect fit for his chaotic music.
Lemmy Kilmister or Al Jourgensen? Cast your vote for the Greatest Metal Frontman in the poll below! Voting for this round closes on Sunday, Nov. 3 at 11:59PM ET. Fans can vote once per hour, so keep coming back to make sure that your favorite metal musician wins!