Name Country Genre Score
Ihsahn Norway Extreme Progressive Metal 144
Enslaved Norway Progressive Black/Viking Metal 122
Limbonic Art Norway Symphonic Black Metal 121
Satyricon Norway Black Metal 76
Dimmu Borgir Norway Symphonic Black Metal 75
Abigor Austria Black Metal 67
Old Man's Child Norway Melodic Black Metal 55
Borknagar Norway Progressive Viking/Folk/Black Metal 54
Odium Norway Symphonic Black Metal 52
Gehenna Norway Black Metal (early, later), Black/Death Metal (mid) 51
Arcturus Norway Atmospheric Black Metal (early), Avant-garde Progressive Metal (later) 48
Dissection Sweden Melodic Black Metal, Melodic Death Metal 46
Sirius Portugal Symphonic Black Metal 35
Covenant Norway Melodic Black Metal 31
Troll Norway Black Metal 28
Eternium United States Symphonic Black/Death Metal 26
Xanthochroid United States Epic/Melodic Black Metal 25
Ceremonial Castings United States Symphonic Black Metal 25
Evil Lucifera Italy Symphonic Black Metal 24
Thorns Norway Black/Industrial Metal 23
Abigail Williams United States Melodic Black Metal/Deathcore (early), Atmospheric/Symphonic Black Metal (later) 21
Carach Angren Netherlands Symphonic Black Metal 21
Obtained Enslavement Norway Death Metal (early), Symphonic Black Metal (later) 21
Bal-Sagoth United Kingdom Symphonic/Epic Black Metal 19
Immortal Norway Black Metal 18
Tartaros Norway Symphonic Black Metal 17
Kvist Norway Melodic Black Metal 16
Cult of Fire Czech Republic Epic Black Metal 15
Alghazanth Finland Symphonic Black Metal 14
Obsidian Gate Germany Symphonic Black Metal 14
Mayhem Norway Black Metal 13
Lunar Aurora Germany Black Metal 13
Setherial Sweden Black Metal 13
Ancient Norway Melodic Black Metal 13
Anorexia Nervosa France Symphonic Black Metal 13
Nokturnal Mortum Ukraine Folk Symphonic Black Metal 13
Kataxu Poland Symphonic Black Metal 12
閃靈 Taiwan Melodic Black/Death Metal with Eastern Folk Influences 11
Vesania Poland Symphonic Black/Death Metal 11
Keep of Kalessin Norway Black Metal (early), Melodic Black/Death Metal (later) 11
Thyrane Finland Symphonic Black Metal (early), Blackened Industrial Metal (later) 11
Crimson Moonlight Sweden Symphonic Black Metal (early), Black/Death Metal (later) 10
Peccatum Norway Avant-garde Extreme Metal (early), Avant-garde Rock (later) 10
Abused Majesty Poland Symphonic Black Metal 10
Taake Norway Black Metal 9
Crionics Poland Melodic Black/Death Metal (early), Death/Black Metal (later) 9
Nocternity Greece Black Metal 9
Sear Bliss Hungary Atmospheric Black Metal 8
Diabolical Masquerade Sweden Avant-garde Atmospheric Black Metal 8
Nazxul Australia Black Metal 8
Ragnarok Norway Black Metal 8
Mirrorthrone Switzerland Progressive/Symphonic Black/Death 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
Dekadent Slovenia Atmospheric Black Metal 8
Astarium Russia Symphonic Black Metal 8
Nightbringer United States Black Metal 7
Abyssos Sweden Melodic Black Metal 7
Abbath Norway Black Metal 7
Mörk Gryning Sweden Black Metal 7
Frozen Shadows Canada Black Metal 7
Dawn Sweden Melodic Death Metal (early), Melodic Black Metal (later) 7
Stormlord Italy Death Metal (early), Symphonic Black/Power Metal (later) 6
Sacramentum Sweden Melodic Black/Death Metal 6
Empyreus United States Black Metal 6
False United States Black Metal 6
Vreid Norway Melodic Black Metal 6
Eoront Russia Atmospheric Black Metal 6
Wodensthrone United Kingdom Atmospheric Black/Pagan Metal 5
Hidden in the Fog Germany Progressive Black Metal 5
Zyklon-B Norway Black Metal 5
Blut aus Nord France Atmospheric Black Metal, Avant-garde/Black/Industrial Metal/Dark Ambient 5
Thou Shalt Suffer Norway Death Metal (early), Neoclassical/Ambient (later) 5
Scholomance United States Extreme Progressive Metal 5
Grifteskymfning Sweden Black Metal 5
Deathcode Society France Symphonic Black Metal 5
Ne Obliviscaris Australia Extreme Progressive Metal 4
Zyklon Norway Industrial Death/Black Metal 4
Dark Funeral Sweden Black Metal 4
Lychgate United Kingdom Black Metal 4
Domgård Sweden Black Metal 4
Sigh Japan Black/Avant-garde Metal 4
Sothis United States Symphonic Black Metal 4
Carpe Tenebrum Norway Black Metal, Death Metal 4
Fiendlord United States Symphonic Black Metal 4
Dragonlord United States Symphonic Black/Thrash Metal 4
Hades Norway Black/Viking Metal 4
Hyperion Sweden Melodic Black/Death Metal 4
Mactätus Norway Black Metal 4
Sarcoptes United States Black Metal 4
Coven New Zealand Black Metal 4
Gestalt United States Black Metal 4
Blood Stained Dusk United States Black Metal 3
Drautran Germany Black Metal 3
Viking Crown United States Black Metal (early), Ambient Black Metal (later) 3
Rotting Christ Greece Grindcore, Black Metal (early), Gothic Metal (mid), Extreme Metal (later) 3
Svartrit Sweden Black Metal 3
Thy Primordial Sweden Black Metal 3
Ishtar Sweden Melodic Black Metal 3
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