Name Country Genre Score
Kreator Germany Thrash Metal (early/later), Thrash/Groove Metal (mid) 260
Slayer United States Thrash Metal 187
Destruction Germany Thrash Metal 179
Venom United Kingdom NWOBHM/Black/Speed Metal 161
Sepultura Brazil Death/Thrash Metal (early), Groove/Thrash Metal, Nu-metal (later) 106
Hellhammer Switzerland Speed/Thrash/Black Metal 101
Motörhead United Kingdom Heavy Metal, Hard Rock 94
Toxic Holocaust United States Speed/Thrash/Black Metal 81
Tankard Germany Thrash Metal 73
Possessed United States Death/Thrash Metal 68
Bathory Sweden Black/Viking Metal, Thrash Metal 65
Morbid Saint United States Thrash Metal 63
Exodus United States Thrash/Groove Metal 54
Nifelheim Sweden Black/Thrash Metal 53
Exumer Germany Thrash Metal 47
Holy Moses Germany Speed/Thrash Metal 42
Assassin Germany Thrash Metal 41
Protector Germany Thrash/Death Metal (early), Thrash Metal (later) 40
Poison Germany Death/Thrash Metal 37
Celtic Frost Switzerland Thrash/Death/Black Metal (early), Gothic/Doom Metal (later) 34
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