Name Country Genre Score
Dimmu Borgir Norway Symphonic Black Metal 65
Troll Norway Symphonic Black Metal (early), Industrial Black Metal (later) 26
Emperor Norway Black Metal 22
The Kovenant Norway Electronic/Industrial Metal 21
Arcturus Norway Atmospheric Black Metal (early), Avant-Garde Progressive Metal (later) 13
Limbonic Art Norway Symphonic Black Metal 12
Gehenna Norway Black Metal (early, later), Black/Death Metal (mid) 11
Cradle of Filth United Kingdom Death Metal (early), Symphonic Black Metal (mid), Extreme Gothic Metal (later) 10
Carpe Tenebrum Norway Black Metal, Death Metal 9
Keep of Kalessin Norway Black Metal (early), Melodic Black/Death Metal (later) 7
Ceremonial Castings United States Black Metal 5
Ancient Blood Mexico Melodic Black Metal 5
Antestor Norway Death/Doom Metal (early), Black Metal (later) 5
Fairytale Abuse Denmark Melodic Black Metal 3
Sirius Portugal Symphonic Black Metal 3