Sortilège is a French Heavy Metal band formed in 1981. Their lyrics are overall sung in French. They released a first EP in 1983 (Sortilège), two full albums in 1984 (Métamorphose) & 1986 (Larmes de Héros). Sortilège has often been cited by Chuck Schuldiner (Death) as being one of his personal favorite bands. The band is split up since the nineties.