Name Country Genre Score
Judas Priest United Kingdom Heavy Metal 172
Iron Maiden United Kingdom Heavy Metal, NWOBHM 170
Accept Germany Heavy Metal 139
Diamond Head United Kingdom NWOBHM (early), Hard Rock (later) 67
Dio United States Heavy Metal 63
Motörhead United Kingdom Speed Metal, Heavy Metal/Hard Rock 57
Tygers of Pan Tang United Kingdom NWOBHM 55
Tank United Kingdom NWOBHM, Heavy Metal 51
Anvil Canada Heavy/Power Metal 41
U.D.O. Germany Heavy Metal 39
Running Wild Germany Heavy/Power/Speed Metal 38
Grave Digger Germany Speed Metal (early), Heavy/Power Metal (later) 35
Grim Reaper United Kingdom NWOBHM, Heavy Metal 34
Picture Netherlands Heavy Metal (early/later), Hard Rock (mid) 29
Krokus Switzerland Progressive Rock (early), Heavy Metal/Hard Rock (later) 28
Raven United Kingdom NWOBHM, Speed Metal 28
Angel Witch United Kingdom NWOBHM, Heavy Metal 27
Girlschool United Kingdom Heavy Metal, NWOBHM 25
Def Leppard United Kingdom NWOBHM (early), Hard Rock (mid), Pop Rock (later) 19
Tokyo Blade United Kingdom NWOBHM, Heavy Metal 19
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