Mixing macabre poetic lyrics with strong pop punk hooks, the band gained traction online to prepare for a global takeover with their magnum opus The Black Parade. With the lead single Welcome to The Black Parade becoming a Bohemian Rhapsody for the 2000s. Other hits like I'm Not Okay (I Promise) will remain a karaoke favourite, and Na Na Na from their Danger Days era is infectiously anthemic.
Sadly, the band called it quits in 2013 after twelve years and four albums. You might know what shade of colour Gerard Way's hair was for each era, but can you identify lyrics from some of their lesser known tracks?
With rumours always flying of a reunion for the emo act, you better keep your MCR lyrical knowledge sharp with this quiz.