Originally Posted by Hart Break Kid
what the fuck are you on about ? the most innovative and influential music has came from the uk! beatles led zep queen bowie kinks police clash sex pistols.. i could go on and on .... uk music scene has always been the most diverse and dont even get me started on manufactured music usa tv is full of these reality shows so do a little research before you downplay out importance in the musical history.
I am talking about Rap and Hip Hop music. Not Heavy Metal or Classic Rock which are indeed far superior to Rap and Hip Hop, but that isn't what we are discussing here, Jackass.
By the way, Pantera and Slayer > All those bands you listed. Should have mentioned Dio and Motorhead to make your list more credible.