Name Country Genre Score
Iron Maiden United Kingdom Heavy Metal, NWOBHM 101
Metallica United States Thrash Metal (early), Hard Rock/Heavy/Thrash Metal (later) 79
Angel Witch United Kingdom NWOBHM, Heavy Metal 76
Saxon United Kingdom NWOBHM, Heavy Metal 61
Judas Priest United Kingdom Heavy Metal 40
Raven United Kingdom NWOBHM, Speed Metal 40
Blitzkrieg United Kingdom Heavy Metal, NWOBHM 35
Grim Reaper United Kingdom NWOBHM, Heavy Metal 28
Tokyo Blade United Kingdom NWOBHM, Heavy Metal 28
Tygers of Pan Tang United Kingdom NWOBHM 26
Anvil Canada Heavy/Power Metal 25
Tank United Kingdom NWOBHM, Heavy Metal 23
Satan United Kingdom NWOBHM, Heavy Metal 22
Holocaust United Kingdom NWOBHM/Heavy Metal (1977-1984), Progressive Metal (1989-present) 21
Night Demon United States Heavy Metal 21
Witchfinder General United Kingdom NWOBHM, Doom Metal 18
Witchfynde United Kingdom NWOBHM 18
Thin Lizzy Ireland Hard Rock/Heavy Metal 17
Cloven Hoof United Kingdom NWOBHM (early), Heavy/Power Metal (later) 17
Budgie United Kingdom Heavy Metal/Hard Rock/Progressive Rock 17
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