Moonspell is a Portuguese band. Moonspell was formed in 1992 and released their first EP Under the Moonspell in 1994, a year
before of the release of their first album Wolfheart. The band quickly gained status and became one of the most recognizable
metal bands from Portugal.
Moonspell reached the Portuguese tops first with their album Sin/Pecado, but were, along with Metallica and Iron Maiden the only
metal band to reach the first place of the Portuguese charts after the release of their latest album, Memorial in 2006. They are
also very popular in Germany, where Memorial entered in 68th in the Top 100 Chart.