2021 in heavy metal music

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List of years in heavy metal music (table)

This is a timeline documenting the events of heavy metal in the year 2021.

Events[edit]

Albums expected[edit]

January[edit]

Day Artist Album
15 Accept Too Mean to Die[7]
Bloody Hammers Songs of Unspeakable Terror[8]
Crystal Viper The Cult[9]
Dragony Viribus Unitis[10]
Edenbridge The Chronicles of Eden, Part 2 (compilation album)[11]
Ingested Stinking Cesspool of Liquefied Human Remnants (EP)[12]
Voodoo Circle Locked & Loaded[13]
16 Diocletian Darkness Swallows All (EP)[14]
22 Asphyx Necroceros[15]
Ektomorf Reborn[16]
Human Fortress Epic Tales & Untold Stories (compilation album)[17]
Labyrinth Welcome to the Absurd Circus[18]
Nervosa Perpetual Chaos[19]
Therion Leviathan[20]
29 The Body I've Seen All I Need to See[21]
Harakiri for the Sky Mære[22]
Michael Schenker Group Immortal[23]
Soen Imperial[24]
Tribulation Where the Gloom Becomes Sound[25]

February[edit]

Day Artist Album
5 Angelus Apatrida Angelus Apatrida[26]
Cult of Luna The Raging River (EP)[27]
Korpiklaani Jylhä[28]
Product of Hate You Brought This War[29]
The Ruins of Beverast The Thule Grimoires[30]
12 Abiotic Ikigai[31]
Joel Hoekstra's 13 Running Games[32]
Love and Death Perfectly Preserved[33]
19 Ablaze My Sorrow Among Ashes and Monoliths[34]
Crystallion Heads or Tails[35]
Escape the Fate Chemical Warfare[36]
Lake of Tears Ominous[37]
Ricky Warwick When Life Was Hard and Fast[38]
26 Alice Cooper Detroit Stories[39]
Architects For Those That Wish to Exist[40]
Epica Omega[41]
Evergrey Escape of the Phoenix[42]
Melvins Working with God[43]
Moonspell Hermitage[44]

March[edit]

Day Artist Album
5 A Day to Remember You're Welcome[45]
Demon Hunter Songs of Death and Resurrection[46]
Iron Man Hail to the Riff (live album)[47]
Windir The Sognametal Legacy (compilation album)[48]
12 Orden Ogan Final Days[49]
Rob Zombie The Lunar Injection Kool Aid Eclipse Conspiracy[50]
Thunder All the Right Noises[51]
19 Agent Steel No Other Godz Before Me[52]

April[edit]

Day Artist Album
16 While She Sleeps Sleeps Society[53]

Artists with material in production[edit]

References[edit]

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2020
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2021
Succeeded by
2022