Name Country Genre Score
Iron Maiden United Kingdom Heavy Metal, NWOBHM 87
Metallica United States Thrash Metal (early), Hard Rock/Heavy/Thrash Metal (later) 64
Angel Witch United Kingdom NWOBHM, Heavy Metal 63
Saxon United Kingdom NWOBHM, Heavy Metal 50
Raven United Kingdom NWOBHM, Speed Metal 34
Judas Priest United Kingdom Heavy Metal 32
Blitzkrieg United Kingdom Heavy Metal, NWOBHM 31
Tygers of Pan Tang United Kingdom NWOBHM 26
Tokyo Blade United Kingdom NWOBHM, Heavy Metal 25
Grim Reaper United Kingdom NWOBHM, Heavy Metal 24
Anvil Canada Heavy/Power Metal 23
Tank United Kingdom NWOBHM, Heavy Metal 21
Holocaust United Kingdom NWOBHM/Heavy Metal (1977-1984), Progressive Metal (1989-present) 20
Satan United Kingdom NWOBHM, Heavy Metal 19
Budgie United Kingdom Heavy Metal/Hard Rock/Progressive Rock 16
Thin Lizzy Ireland Hard Rock/Heavy Metal 14
Witchfinder General United Kingdom NWOBHM, Doom Metal 14
Night Demon United States Heavy Metal 14
Cloven Hoof United Kingdom NWOBHM (early), Heavy/Power Metal (later) 12
Samson United Kingdom NWOBHM 11
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