The 20 greatest hair metal bands of all time

The hair, or glam, metal bands of the 1980s remain one of the true guilty pleasures in the history of music.

The pride of the Chicago south suburb of Blue Island, these psychedelic glam rockers never earned the consistent mainstream success as others on this list

Like most of the bands on this list, W.A.S.P., in its current form, still pops up in bars, festivals and local parks. Back in the 1980s

We'll talk more about singer/guitarist Mark Slaughter in his days before forming his own band.

It was the yellow-and-black attack. While satanic imagery has traditionally been a big part of the metal scene, of any variety

This Philly-area four-piece group might have had the biggest and highest hair of all the hair/glam metal bands. 

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