Chevelle‘s ‘Hats Off to the Bull’ is No. 1 on the list of our Top 40 Rock and Metal Songs for June 2012. The list tracks the songs that are the most searched on Loudwire, as well as tunes that are getting the most airplay on radio this month.

In addition to topping our June songs list, Chevelle are getting ready to embark on the 2012 Carnival of Madness tour along with Evanescence, Halestorm, Cavo and New Medicine.

Other notable songs on our Top 40 this month include Soundgarden‘s ‘Live to Rise,’ off of the 'Avengers' movie soundtrack, as well as Five Finger Death Punch‘s ‘Coming Down,’ Marilyn Manson ‘No Reflection’ and Tremonti’s debut single ‘You Waste Your Time.'

A few heavier metal tunes also made this month’s list, including Machine Head’s ‘Darkness Within,’ Pantera’s ‘Piss’ and Whitechapel’s new track ‘I, Dementia.’

Those are just some of the tunes which are the most searched on Loudwire and heating up radio these days. Check out our full Top 40 Rock and Metal Songs list below:

Top 40 Rock and Metal Songs – June 2012

1. Chevelle, ‘Hats Off to the Bull’
2. Soundgarden, ‘Live to Rise’
3. Marilyn Manson, ‘No Reflection’
4. Five Finger Death Punch, ‘Coming Down’
5. Machine Head, ‘Darkness Within’
6. Tremonti, ‘You Waste Your Time’
7. Volbeat, ‘Still Counting’
8. Linkin Park, ‘Burn It Down’
9. Shinedown, ‘Unity’
10. Pantera, ‘Piss’
11. Serj Tankian, ‘Figure It Out’
12. Slash, ‘You’re A Lie’
13. Whitechapel, ‘I, Dementia’
14. Halestorm, ‘Love Bites (So Do I)’
15. Godsmack, ‘Rock Mountain Way’
16. Dead Sara, ‘Weatherman’
17. 10 Years, ‘Backlash’
18. 3 Inches of Blood, ‘Metal Woman’
19. Staind, ‘Now’
20. P.O.D, ‘Lost In Forever’
21. Korn, ‘Way Too Far’
22. Deuce, ‘America’
23. Saving Abel, ‘Bringing Down the Giant’
38. Otherwise, 'Soldiers'
25. Offspring, ‘Days Go By’
26. Children of Bodom, ‘Shovel Knockout’
27. Foo Fighters, ‘Bridge Burning’
28. Theory of a Deadman, ‘Hurricane’
29. Hellyeah, ‘Band of Brothers’
30. Arch Enemy, ‘Under the Black Flags We March’
31. Foxy Shazam, ‘Holy Touch’
32. Municipal Waste, ‘Repossession’
33. Art of Dying, ‘Sorry’
34. Rush, ‘Headlong Flight’
35. Moonspell, ‘Alpha Noir’
36. Black Keys, ‘Gold on the Ceiling’
37. Evans Blue, ‘Halo’
38. Fear Factory, ‘Recharger’
39. Stellar Revival, 'The Crazy Ones'
40. Aerosmith, ‘Legendary Child’

Which rock and metal songs are heating up your headphones in June 2012?

The Top 40 rock and metal songs for June 2012 are tabulated by using a combination of the most searched songs on, airplay at active rock radio stations and by consensus of the editorial staff.