Name Country Genre Score
Darkthrone Norway Death Metal (early), Black Metal (mid), Black/Heavy/Speed Metal (later) 302
Venom United Kingdom NWOBHM/Black/Speed Metal 285
Celtic Frost Switzerland Thrash/Death/Black Metal (early), Gothic/Doom Metal (later) 227
Hellhammer Switzerland Speed/Thrash/Black Metal 168
Falkenbach Germany Viking/Black/Folk Metal 166
Graveland Poland Black Metal (early), Pagan/Viking Metal (later) 147
Immortal Norway Black Metal 122
Enslaved Norway Progressive Black/Viking Metal 122
Demonaz Norway Viking/Black Metal 113
Ereb Altor Sweden Epic Doom/Viking Metal (early), Viking/Black Metal (later) 111
Sodom Germany Black/Speed Metal (early), Thrash Metal (later) 93
Moonsorrow Finland Folk/Pagan/Black Metal 92
Nifelheim Sweden Black/Thrash Metal 91
Primordial Ireland Celtic Folk/Black Metal 85
Tormentor Hungary Black Metal (early), Experimental Rock (later) 64
I Norway Heavy/Black Metal 63
Morrigan Germany Black Metal 53
Hades Norway Black/Viking Metal 51
Bulldozer Italy Black/Speed/Thrash Metal, Techno (mid) 47
Zemial Greece Black Metal (early), Progressive Black/Heavy/Thrash Metal (later) 46
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