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Within Temptation


  • Symphony
  • Rock
  • Gothic
  • Metal
  • Space
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Within Temptation is a Dutch metal/rock band founded in 1996 by vocalist Sharon den Adel and guitarist Robert Westerholt. Their music is described as symphonic metal, although their earlier material, such as Enter, was gothic metal. In an interview, Den Adel said they fell into a symphonic rock genre with various influences. In a later interview with 3VOOR12, Sharon stated that “we consider ourselves more a symphonic rock band ... we are in my opinion no gothic band”. After the release of their first album Enter, the band became prominent in the Dutch underground scene. It was not until 2001 that they became known to the general public, with the single “Ice Queen” from the album Mother Earth, which reached #2 on the Dutch charts. four years in a row. Their next album The Silent... Read on...

Song lines: ♪ I'd give my heart, I'd give my soul ... Your destiny is forlorn ... I'd turn it back and then at last I'll be on my way

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More songs by Within Temptation (See Charts): Never Ending Story, Overcome, Forsaken, Restless, Our Farewell, Mother Earth, Bittersweet, Ice Queen, The Howling, and Deceiver Of Fools.

Popular in Symphony (See Charts): I Hear A Symphony, I Hear A Symphony, When I Come Of Age, Symphony No. 7, What Have You Done, Our Solemn Hour, Sonnet, The Swan Song, Exogenesis, and Bitter Sweet Symphony.


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