Name Country Genre Score
Darkthrone Norway Death Metal (early), Black Metal (mid), Black/Heavy/Speed Metal (later) 281
Venom United Kingdom NWOBHM/Black/Speed Metal 260
Celtic Frost Switzerland Thrash/Death/Black Metal (early), Gothic/Doom Metal (later) 210
Falkenbach Germany Viking/Black/Folk Metal 159
Hellhammer Switzerland Speed/Thrash/Black Metal 156
Graveland Poland Black Metal (early), Pagan/Viking Metal (later) 132
Immortal Norway Black Metal 117
Enslaved Norway Progressive Black/Viking Metal 108
Demonaz Norway Viking/Black Metal 103
Ereb Altor Sweden Epic Doom/Viking Metal (early), Viking/Black Metal (later) 98
Sodom Germany Black/Speed Metal (early), Thrash Metal (later) 87
Nifelheim Sweden Black/Thrash Metal 83
Moonsorrow Finland Folk/Pagan/Black Metal 80
Primordial Ireland Celtic Folk/Black Metal 66
I Norway Heavy/Black Metal 62
Tormentor Hungary Black Metal (early), Experimental Rock (later) 55
Morrigan Germany Black Metal 51
Hades Norway Black/Viking Metal 44
Thyrfing Sweden Viking/Black Metal 42
Zemial Greece Black Metal (early), Progressive Black/Heavy/Thrash Metal (later) 40
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