Name Country Genre Score
Ihsahn Norway Extreme Progressive Metal 130
Enslaved Norway Progressive Black/Viking Metal 113
Limbonic Art Norway Symphonic Black Metal 113
Dimmu Borgir Norway Symphonic Black Metal 75
Satyricon Norway Black Metal 69
Old Man's Child Norway Melodic Black Metal 56
Abigor Austria Black Metal 55
Borknagar Norway Black Metal (early), Progressive Viking/Folk Metal (later) 55
Odium Norway Symphonic Black Metal 49
Arcturus Norway Atmospheric Black Metal (early), Avant-Garde Progressive Metal (later) 46
Gehenna Norway Black Metal (early, later), Black/Death Metal (mid) 43
Dissection Sweden Melodic Black Metal, Melodic Death Metal 41
Sirius Portugal Symphonic Black Metal 35
Covenant Norway Melodic Black Metal 29
Troll Norway Black Metal 28
Eternium United States Symphonic Black/Death Metal 28
Evil Lucifera Italy Symphonic Black Metal 26
Ceremonial Castings United States Symphonic Black Metal 24
Carach Angren Netherlands Symphonic Black Metal 23
Xanthochroid United States Epic/Melodic Black Metal 23
Bal-Sagoth United Kingdom Symphonic/Epic Black Metal 21
Abigail Williams United States Melodic Black Metal/Deathcore (early), Atmospheric/Symphonic Black Metal (later) 17
Immortal Norway Black Metal 17
Thorns Norway Black/Industrial Metal 17
Obtained Enslavement Norway Death Metal (early), Symphonic Black Metal (later) 17
Tartaros Norway Symphonic Black Metal 15
Alghazanth Finland Symphonic Black Metal 14
Kvist Norway Melodic Black Metal 13
Obsidian Gate Germany Symphonic Black Metal 13
閃靈 Taiwan Melodic Black/Death Metal with Eastern Folk Influences 12
Mayhem Norway Black Metal 12
Setherial Sweden Black Metal 12
Ancient Norway Melodic Black Metal 12
Cult of Fire Czech Republic Epic Black Metal 11
Taake Norway Black Metal 11
Lunar Aurora Germany Black Metal 10
Kataxu Poland Symphonic Black Metal 10
Anorexia Nervosa France Symphonic Black Metal 10
Sear Bliss Hungary Atmospheric Black Metal 9
Vesania Poland Symphonic Black/Death Metal 9
Diabolical Masquerade Sweden Avant-garde Atmospheric Black Metal 9
Keep of Kalessin Norway Black Metal (early), Melodic Black/Death Metal (later) 9
Crimson Moonlight Sweden Symphonic Black Metal (early), Black/Death Metal (later) 9
Thyrane Finland Symphonic Black Metal (early), Blackened Industrial Metal (later) 9
Peccatum Norway Avant-garde Extreme Metal (early), Avant-garde Rock (later) 9
Nocternity Greece Black Metal 9
Nightbringer United States Black Metal 8
Abyssos Sweden Melodic Black Metal 8
Ragnarok Norway Black Metal 8
Apotheosis Malta Epic Symphonic Black/Thrash Metal 8
Bound by Entrails United States Symphonic Black Metal (early) Progressive Black/Viking Metal (later) 8
Nazxul Australia Black Metal 7
Stormlord Italy Death Metal (early), Symphonic Black/Power Metal (later) 7
Zyklon Norway Industrial Death/Black Metal 7
Mirrorthrone Switzerland Progressive/Symphonic Black/Death Metal 7
Mörk Gryning Sweden Black Metal 7
Crionics Poland Melodic Black/Death Metal (early), Death/Black Metal (later) 7
Nokturnal Mortum Ukraine Folk Symphonic Black Metal 7
Vreid Norway Melodic Black Metal 7
Grifteskymfning Sweden Black Metal 7
Eoront Russia Atmospheric Black Metal 7
Astarium Russia Symphonic Black Metal 7
Hidden in the Fog Germany Progressive Black Metal 6
Sacramentum Sweden Melodic Black/Death Metal 6
Darkthrone Norway Death Metal (early), Black Metal (mid), Black/Heavy/Speed Metal (later) 6
Frozen Shadows Canada Black Metal 6
Zyklon-B Norway Black Metal 6
Abused Majesty Poland Symphonic Black Metal 6
Dark Funeral Sweden Black Metal 6
Thou Shalt Suffer Norway Death Metal (early), Neoclassical/Ambient (later) 6
Empyreus United States Black Metal 6
Scholomance United States Extreme Progressive Metal 6
Deathcode Society France Symphonic Black Metal 6
Ne Obliviscaris Australia Extreme Progressive Metal 5
Wodensthrone United Kingdom Atmospheric Black/Pagan Metal 5
Cradle of Filth United Kingdom Death Metal (early), Symphonic Black Metal (mid), Extreme Gothic Metal (later) 5
Carpe Tenebrum Norway Black Metal, Death Metal 5
False United States Black Metal 5
Dekadent Slovenia Atmospheric Black Metal 5
Rotting Christ Greece Grindcore, Black Metal (early), Gothic Metal (mid), Extreme Metal (later) 5
Coven New Zealand Black Metal 5
Gestalt United States Black Metal 5
Septicflesh Greece Atmospheric/Symphonic Death Metal 4
Domgård Sweden Black Metal 4
Sothis United States Symphonic Black Metal 4
Drautran Germany Black Metal 4
Astriaal Australia Black Metal 4
Hades Norway Black/Viking Metal 4
Naglfar Sweden Melodic Black Metal 3
Ulver Norway Black/Folk Metal (1993-1997), Ambient/Avant-garde/Electronica (1998-) 3
Blood Stained Dusk United States Black Metal 3
Viking Crown United States Black Metal (early), Ambient Black Metal (later) 3
Ishtar Sweden Melodic Black Metal 3
Svartrit Sweden Black Metal 3
Animist United States Progressive/Melodic Death Metal 3
Crow Black Sky South Africa Melodic Black/Death Metal 3
Crystal Abyss Russia Symphonic Black Metal 3
Fiendlord United States Symphonic Black Metal 3
Zorakarer United States Symphonic Black Metal 3
Hortor Mexico Black Metal 3
Mactätus Norway Black Metal 3
Nocte Obducta Germany Avant-garde Black Metal 3
Unlord Netherlands Black Metal 3
Vegan Black Metal Chef United States Symphonic Black Metal 3
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