Name Country Genre Score
Ihsahn Norway Extreme Progressive Metal 133
Limbonic Art Norway Symphonic Black Metal 114
Enslaved Norway Progressive Black/Viking Metal 107
Dimmu Borgir Norway Symphonic Black Metal 74
Satyricon Norway Black Metal 62
Abigor Austria Black Metal 55
Borknagar Norway Black Metal (early), Progressive Viking/Folk Metal (later) 53
Old Man's Child Norway Melodic Black Metal 52
Arcturus Norway Atmospheric Black Metal (early), Avant-Garde Progressive Metal (later) 47
Odium Norway Symphonic Black Metal 47
Gehenna Norway Black Metal (early, later), Black/Death Metal (mid) 40
Sirius Portugal Symphonic Black Metal 35
Troll Norway Black Metal 32
Dissection Sweden Melodic Black Metal, Melodic Death Metal 29
Eternium United States Symphonic Black/Death Metal 29
Xanthochroid United States Epic/Melodic Black Metal 25
Evil Lucifera Italy Symphonic Black Metal 25
Ceremonial Castings United States Black Metal 24
Covenant Norway Melodic Black Metal 22
Carach Angren Netherlands Symphonic Black Metal 21
Thorns Norway Black/Industrial Metal 21
Bal-Sagoth United Kingdom Symphonic/Epic Black Metal 17
Abigail Williams United States Melodic Black/Deathcore (early), Atmospheric/Symphonic Black Metal (later) 15
Kvist Norway Melodic Black Metal 15
Obtained Enslavement Norway Death Metal (early), Symphonic Black Metal (later) 15
Alghazanth Finland Symphonic Black Metal 14
Tartaros Norway Symphonic Black Metal 14
Lunar Aurora Germany Black Metal 13
Immortal Norway Black Metal 12
Nazxul Australia Black Metal 12
Obsidian Gate Germany Symphonic Black Metal 12
閃靈 Taiwan Melodic Black/Death Metal with Eastern Folk Influences 11
Vesania Poland Symphonic Black/Death Metal 11
Ancient Norway Melodic Black Metal 11
Cult of Fire Czech Republic Epic Black Metal 10
Diabolical Masquerade Sweden Avant-garde Atmospheric Black Metal 9
Keep of Kalessin Norway Black Metal (early), Melodic Black/Death Metal (later) 9
Anorexia Nervosa France Symphonic Black Metal 9
Thyrane Finland Symphonic Black Metal (early), Blackened Industrial Metal (later) 9
Apotheosis Malta Epic Symphonic Black/Thrash Metal 9
Bound by Entrails United States Symphonic Black Metal (early) Progressive Black/Viking Metal (later) 9
Crionics Poland Melodic Black/Death Metal (early), Death/Black Metal (later) 9
Mayhem Norway Black Metal 8
Kataxu Poland Symphonic Black Metal 8
Nightbringer United States Black Metal 8
Crimson Moonlight Sweden Symphonic Black Metal (early), Black/Death Metal (later) 8
Peccatum Norway Avant-garde Extreme Metal (early), Avant-garde Rock (later) 8
Empyreus United States Black Metal 8
Sear Bliss Hungary Atmospheric Black Metal 7
Abyssos Sweden Melodic Black Metal 7
Taake Norway Black Metal 7
Aeba Germany Black Metal 7
Coven New Zealand Black Metal 7
Ishtar Sweden Melodic Black Metal 7
Setherial Sweden Black Metal 6
Hidden in the Fog Germany Progressive Black Metal 6
Ragnarok Norway Black Metal 6
Frozen Shadows Canada Black Metal 6
Mirrorthrone Switzerland Progressive/Symphonic Black/Death Metal 6
Mörk Gryning Sweden Black Metal 6
Dark Funeral Sweden Black Metal 6
Thou Shalt Suffer Norway Death Metal (early), Neoclassical/Ambient (later) 6
Viking Crown United States Black Metal (early), Ambient Black Metal (later) 6
Nocternity Greece Black Metal 6
Scholomance United States Extreme Progressive Metal 6
False United States Black Metal 6
Eoront Russia Atmospheric Black Metal 6
Astarium Russia Symphonic Black Metal 6
Gestalt United States Black Metal 6
Wodensthrone United Kingdom Atmospheric Black/Pagan Metal 5
Zyklon Norway Industrial Death/Black Metal 5
Domgård Sweden Black Metal 5
Sothis United States Symphonic Black Metal 5
Zyklon-B Norway Black Metal 5
Abused Majesty Poland Symphonic Black Metal 5
Carpe Tenebrum Norway Black Metal, Death Metal 5
Drautran Germany Black Metal 5
Animist United States Progressive/Melodic Death Metal 5
Rotting Christ Greece Grindcore, Black Metal (early), Gothic Metal (mid), Extreme Metal (later) 5
Thy Primordial Sweden Black Metal 5
Vreid Norway Melodic Black Metal 5
Forlorn Norway Melodic Black/Viking Metal 5
Naglfar Sweden Melodic Black Metal 4
Sacramentum Sweden Melodic Black/Death Metal 4
Ulver Norway Black/Folk Metal (1993-1997), Ambient/Avant-garde/Electronica (1998-) 4
Irreversible Mechanism Belarus Progressive Death Metal 4
Crow Black Sky South Africa Melodic Black/Death Metal 3
Dekadent Slovenia Atmospheric Black Metal 3
Fiendlord United States Symphonic Black Metal 3
Zorakarer United States Symphonic Black Metal 3
Astriaal Australia Black Metal 3
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