What your favorite color says about you as a metal fan

Our favorite colors can say a lot about us. They have an impact on our thoughts, emotions, and behaviors every day. The colors we love often capture the essence of who we are under the hood.

This is especially true in the world of rock and metal, where the music of our favorite artists can vocally represent the traits associated with each color. Many artists even have colors represented by their names (Black Sabbath, Code Orange, and Pink Floyd to name a few), but we’ll deal with that in a little more depth here.

The study of how color affects our personality traits is known as color psychology. recent piece posted big thought We took a look at the concept, so, of course, we wanted to apply it to rock and metal fans and bands!

Want to know what kind of person you are? Take a look below to see what your favorite color says about you, and also discover artists who embody certain color themes.

  • black

    This is without a doubt the most popular color when it comes to rock and metal.

    If your favorite color is black, we get it, you’re too serious (maybe too serious). You may be a bit dark and pessimistic, but that’s okay. You are a unique individual and there is nothing wrong with that.

    Artists who embody the attributes of black: Type O Negative, Black Sabbath (of course), Korn

  • red

    This is probably the second color everyone thinks of when they think of rock or metal.

    If your favorite color is red, chances are you’re more outspoken and outspoken than most people, have a sense of adventure and are constantly looking for new ways to get an adrenaline rush. Sure, sometimes your motivation can be your best self and it might scare others, but that’s just life, isn’t it?

    Artists who embody the red qualities: Ozzy Osbourne, System of a Down, Devin Townsend (all bands)

  • orange

    Orange may not be commonly thought of when thinking of rock or metal, but it is commonly used (and not just by Code Orange).

    If your favorite color is orange, you are probably the social color in your friend group. You are a free and creative spirit who enjoys parties and other social occasions. You’re totally open and that’s okay, every friend group needs one.

    Artists who embody orange themes: Van Halen, Motley Crue, Andrew Walk (although he wears only white)

  • yellow

    Yellow is probably more subtle in the world of rock and mineral, and yellow usually embodies the positive side of things.

    If you’re a fan of the color yellow, chances are you’re a kind and adventurous soul who sees the good in everything. You are known for your optimism and infectious cheerful energy.

    Artists who embody the yellow traits: Dragonforce, Twisted Sister, Greta Van Fleet

  • blue

    Blue is often not thought of when it comes to rock or metal, but it has certainly been used and embodied by many.

    If you are a fan of the color blue, you are probably a calm and relaxed person. You are peaceful and merciful, but still strong. Just because you’re not particularly bold doesn’t mean you’re soft.

    Artists who embody the blue qualities: Tool, Spirit Box, Alice in Chains

  • green

    Another color not commonly used in the world of rock and mineral (outside the Type O Negative and Overkill, at least), green is known to represent growth and wellness.

    If your favorite color is green, then you are probably a very practical person. You are humble and enjoy helping others. On the flip side, you’re probably the jealous type, too.

    Artists who embody green themes: Dio, Alice Cooper

  • purple

    Purple is known to represent strength, wisdom, and spirituality, and it is a color that definitely has a place in the world of rocks and minerals.

    If you’re a fan of this color, you probably thrive on creativity and craving individuality. You are the type of person who can set everything right and focus on what you want. It’s your world, and we just live in it.

    Artists who embody purple traits: Rush, Moses, Thress

  • white

    The literal contrast of black and white has always been the color of purity, peace and order.

    If that’s your favorite color, you’ll probably go along with blue folks. You are calm and peaceful and like things to be clean and organized. Your deeply rooted personality will likely make up for the bolder energy of those around you. You are the great equalizer.

    Artists who embody white themes: Fleetwood Mac, Police, Pink Floyd