Name Country Genre Score
Ihsahn Norway Extreme Progressive Metal 132
Limbonic Art Norway Symphonic Black Metal 113
Enslaved Norway Progressive Black/Viking Metal 101
Dimmu Borgir Norway Symphonic Black Metal 74
Satyricon Norway Black Metal 57
Abigor Austria Black Metal 52
Borknagar Norway Black Metal (early), Progressive Viking/Folk Metal (later) 52
Arcturus Norway Atmospheric Black Metal (early), Avant-Garde Progressive Metal (later) 48
Old Man's Child Norway Melodic Black Metal 47
Odium Norway Symphonic Black Metal 47
Gehenna Norway Black Metal (early, later), Black/Death Metal (mid) 39
Sirius Portugal Symphonic Black Metal 35
Troll Norway Black Metal 33
Eternium United States Symphonic Black/Death Metal 28
Dissection Sweden Melodic Black Metal, Melodic Death Metal 27
Xanthochroid United States Epic/Melodic Black Metal 25
Evil Lucifera Italy Symphonic Black Metal 25
Covenant Norway Melodic Black Metal 23
Carach Angren Netherlands Symphonic Black Metal 22
Bal-Sagoth United Kingdom Symphonic/Epic Black Metal 18
Ceremonial Castings United States Black Metal 18
Thorns Norway Black/Industrial Metal 16
Kvist Norway Melodic Black Metal 14
Abigail Williams United States Melodic Black/Deathcore (early), Atmospheric/Symphonic Black Metal (later) 12
Alghazanth Finland Symphonic Black Metal 12
Obtained Enslavement Norway Death Metal (early), Symphonic Black Metal (later) 12
Obsidian Gate Germany Symphonic Black Metal 12
Immortal Norway Black Metal 11
Tartaros Norway Symphonic Black Metal 11
Nazxul Australia Black Metal 11
Vesania Poland Symphonic Black/Death Metal 10
Lunar Aurora Germany Black Metal 10
閃靈 Taiwan Melodic Black/Death Metal with Eastern Folk Influences 9
Diabolical Masquerade Sweden Avant-garde Atmospheric Black Metal 9
Ancient Norway Melodic Black Metal 9
Abyssos Sweden Melodic Black Metal 9
Anorexia Nervosa France Symphonic Black Metal 9
Taake Norway Black Metal 9
Sear Bliss Hungary Atmospheric Black Metal 8
Cult of Fire Czech Republic Epic Black Metal 8
Thyrane Finland Symphonic Black Metal (early), Blackened Industrial Metal (later) 8
Bound by Entrails United States Symphonic Black Metal (early) Progressive Black/Viking Metal (later) 8
Nightbringer United States Black Metal 8
Peccatum Norway Avant-garde Extreme Metal (early), Avant-garde Rock (later) 8
Carpe Tenebrum Norway Black Metal, Death Metal 8
Astarium Russia Symphonic Black Metal 8
Keep of Kalessin Norway Black Metal (early), Melodic Black/Death Metal (later) 7
Frozen Shadows Canada Black Metal 7
Ragnarok Norway Black Metal 7
Apotheosis Malta Epic Symphonic Black/Thrash Metal 7
Ishtar Sweden Melodic Black Metal 7
Kataxu Poland Symphonic Black Metal 6
Mayhem Norway Black Metal 6
Setherial Sweden Black Metal 6
Hidden in the Fog Germany Progressive Black Metal 6
Wodensthrone United Kingdom Atmospheric Black/Pagan Metal 6
Crionics Poland Melodic Black/Death Metal (early), Death/Black Metal (later) 6
Domgård Sweden Black Metal 6
Empyreus United States Black Metal 6
Thou Shalt Suffer Norway Death Metal (early), Neoclassical/Ambient (later) 6
Aeba Germany Black Metal 6
Coven New Zealand Black Metal 6
Forlorn Norway Melodic Black/Viking Metal 6
Naglfar Sweden Melodic Black Metal 5
Bathory Sweden Black/Viking Metal, Thrash Metal 5
Crimson Moonlight Sweden Symphonic Black Metal (early), Black/Death Metal (later) 5
Mirrorthrone Switzerland Progressive/Symphonic Black/Death Metal 5
Mörk Gryning Sweden Black Metal 5
Sothis United States Symphonic Black Metal 5
Abused Majesty Poland Symphonic Black Metal 5
Scholomance United States Extreme Progressive Metal 5
Viking Crown United States Black Metal (early), Ambient Black Metal (later) 5
Zargof Brazil Symphonic Black Metal 5
Animist United States Progressive/Melodic Death Metal 5
Thy Primordial Sweden Black Metal 5
Zorakarer United States Symphonic Black Metal 5
Eoront Russia Atmospheric Black Metal 5
Kalodin Nepal Symphonic Black/Death Metal 4
Helheim Norway Viking/Black Metal 4
Vreid Norway Melodic Black Metal 4
Xapharon United States Technical Black Metal 4
Summoning Austria Epic/Atmospheric Black Metal 3
Sacramentum Sweden Melodic Black/Death Metal 3
Dawn Sweden Death Metal (early), Melodic Black Metal (later) 3
Dark Funeral Sweden Black Metal 3
Mysteriarch United States Symphonic Black Metal 3
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