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R.I.P. Alex Laiho: The 10 Best Children of Bodom Songs

Dead at the age of 41, Laiho was one of metal's most beloved trendsetters.

Alex Laiho

Described as a down-to-earth joy and humble human, Children of Bodom frontman Alexi Laiho brought an unmatched level of grace and humility to one of Rock's most grotesque subgenres.

Dead at the age of 41, Laiho was one of metal's most beloved trendsetters. Known for taking his neoclassical training and translating it into groundbreaking death metal, his band's sudden break-up in 2019 dismayed longtime fans, who saw COB growing and becoming the best version of themselves just before it all ended.

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