Name Country Genre Score
Kreator Germany Thrash Metal 280
Dark Angel United States Thrash Metal 232
Sodom Germany Black/Speed Metal (early), Thrash Metal (later) 222
Exodus United States Thrash Metal 186
Sepultura Brazil Death/Thrash Metal (early), Groove/Thrash Metal, Nu-Metal (later) 176
Possessed United States Death/Thrash Metal 163
Venom United Kingdom NWOBHM/Black/Speed Metal 159
Destruction Germany Thrash Metal 137
Sadus United States Death/Thrash Metal (early), Technical Thrash Metal (later) 92
Onslaught United Kingdom Hardcore Punk (early), Thrash Metal (later) 88
Evile United Kingdom Thrash Metal 87
Exumer Germany Thrash Metal 77
Suicidal Angels Greece Thrash Metal 70
Razor Canada Speed/Thrash Metal 66
Morbid Saint United States Thrash Metal 63
Warbringer United States Thrash Metal 61
Testament United States Thrash Metal 59
Hobbs' Angel of Death Australia Thrash Metal 59
Vader Poland Death/Thrash Metal 58
Infernäl Mäjesty Canada Thrash Metal 58
Insane Italy Thrash Metal 49
Demolition Hammer United States Thrash Metal (early), Groove Metal (later) 41
Sacrifice Canada Thrash Metal 41
Toxic Holocaust United States Speed/Thrash/Black Metal 36
Nekromantheon Norway Thrash Metal 36
Holy Moses Germany Speed/Thrash Metal 30
Devastation United States Thrash Metal 29
Evildead United States Thrash Metal 26
Vio-lence United States Thrash Metal 24
Blood Feast United States Thrash Metal 24
Deceased United States Death/Thrash Metal 23
Death United States Death Metal (early), Death/Progressive Metal (later) 22
Violator Brazil Thrash Metal 22
Demiricous United States Thrash/Death Metal 22
Pentagram Chile Chile Thrash/Death Metal 22
Bulldozer Italy Black/Speed/Thrash Metal, Techno (mid) 21
Whiplash United States Speed/Thrash Metal 20
Black Magic Norway Black/Thrash Metal (early), Heavy/Speed Metal (later) 19
Metallica United States Thrash Metal (early), Hard Rock/Heavy/Thrash Metal (later) 18
Celtic Frost Switzerland Thrash/Death/Black Metal (early), Gothic/Doom Metal (later) 18
Coroner Switzerland Technical Thrash Metal 18
Necrodeath Italy Black/Death/Thrash Metal 18
Death Angel United States Thrash Metal 18
Hatriot United States Thrash Metal 17
Rigor Mortis United States Thrash Metal 17
Sadistic Intent United States Death Metal 16
Megadeth United States Speed/Thrash Metal, Heavy Metal/Rock (1990s) 15
Sacred Reich United States Thrash Metal 15
Korzus Brazil Thrash Metal 14
Attomica Brazil Thrash Metal 14
Hallows Eve United States Thrash/Speed Metal 14
Witchtrap Colombia Black/Thrash Metal 14
Grip Inc. United States Groove Metal 13
Num Skull United States Death/Thrash Metal (early), Death Metal (later) 13
4Arm Australia Groove/Thrash Metal 13
Dead Horse United States Death/Thrash Metal, Crossover 13
Sacrilege United Kingdom Crust Punk/Thrash Metal (early), Doom Metal (later) 12
Abüsor Canada Thrash Metal 12
Fastkill Japan Thrash Metal 12
Malevolent Creation United States Death Metal 12
Abyssus Greece Death Metal 12
Legion of the Damned Netherlands Death/Thrash Metal 12
Funeral Nation United States Death/Thrash Metal 12
Overkill United States Thrash Metal, Thrash/Groove Metal 11
Carnivore United States Speed/Thrash Metal/Crossover 11
Sarcófago Brazil Black/Thrash/Death Metal 11
Torture United States Thrash Metal 11
Nuclear Assault United States Thrash Metal 11
Ranger Finland Speed Metal 11
Suicidal Tendencies United States Thrash Metal/Crossover 10
Havok United States Thrash Metal 10
Desaster Germany Black/Thrash Metal 10
Sabbat Japan Black/Thrash Metal 10
Heathen United States Technical Speed/Thrash Metal 10
Condition Critical United States Thrash Metal 10
Hellbringer Australia Thrash/Speed Metal 10
A.O.D. Finland Thrash Metal 10
M.S.W. United States Thrash Metal 10
Aura Noir Norway Black/Thrash Metal 9
Metal Church United States Heavy/Power/Thrash Metal 9
Crucified Mortals United States Thrash Metal 9
Exhorder United States Thrash/Groove Metal 9
Nuclear Chile Thrash Metal 9
Viking United States Thrash Metal 9
Pestilence Netherlands Thrash Metal (1986-1988), Death Metal (1989-1991, 2008-), Progressive Death Metal/Jazz Fusion (1993) 9
Newsted United States Heavy/Thrash Metal 9
Warbeast United States Thrash Metal 9
Harlott Australia Thrash Metal 9
Obscyria Sweden Thrash Metal (early), Thrash/Death Metal (later) 9
Living Sacrifice United States Thrash/Death Metal (early), Metalcore (later) 8
Anihilated United Kingdom Thrash Metal 8
Fueled by Fire United States Thrash Metal 8
Sabbat United Kingdom Thrash Metal 8
Blessed Death United States Speed/Thrash Metal 8
Power Trip United States Thrash Metal/Crossover 8
Birth A.D. United States Crossover/Thrash Metal 8
Sacrilege B.C. United States Thrash Metal 8
Dizastor United States Thrash Metal 8
D.R.I. United States Hardcore Punk, Thrash Metal/Crossover 7
Nocturnal Fear United States Thrash Metal 7
Destructor United States Power/Thrash Metal 7
Forbidden Evil United States Thrash Metal 7
Nocturnal Graves Australia Blackened Thrash Metal 7
Protector Germany Thrash/Death Metal (early), Thrash Metal (later) 7
Force of Darkness Chile Black/Thrash Metal 7
Metal Allegiance United States Thrash/Groove Metal 7
Cemetery Lust United States Black/Thrash Metal 7
Dekapitator United States Thrash/Death Metal 7
Rotting Corpse United States Thrash Metal 7
Lazarus A.D. United States Thrash/Groove Metal 6
Nervosa Brazil Thrash Metal 6
Coven 6669 United States Power/Thrash Metal 6
Thrash Storm Lebanon Thrash Metal 6
Torture Squad Brazil Thrash/Death Metal 6
Violent Force Germany Thrash Metal 6
Depremacy United States Death/Thrash Metal 6
Disciples of Power Canada Thrash/Death Metal 6
Abraxas United States Death/Thrash Metal 6
Eternity Czech Republic Death/Thrash Metal 6
Nightbreed Greece Thrash Metal 6
Stormtroopers of Death United States Hardcore/Crossover/Thrash Metal 5
Vengeance Rising United States Thrash Metal 5
Cavalera Conspiracy United States Groove/Thrash/Death Metal 5
Mortuary Mexico Death/Thrash Metal 5
No Mercy United States Thrash Metal/Crossover 5
Bandanos Brazil Thrash Metal/Crossover 5
Blood Tsunami Norway Thrash Metal 5
Mortal Sin Australia Thrash Metal 5
ShitKill United States Thrash/Groove Metal 5
Motör Militia Bahrain Thrash Metal 5
Mutilator Brazil Death/Thrash Metal (1985-87), Thrash Metal (1988-89) 5
Sakrificer United States Thrash/Death Metal 5
Slutvomit United States Black/Death/Thrash Metal 5
Virus United Kingdom Thrash Metal 5
Vicious Attack United States Thrash Metal 5
Exmortus United States Technical Melodic Thrash/Death Metal 4
Tankard Germany Thrash Metal 4
Dew-Scented Germany Thrash/Death Metal 4
Insinnerator United States Thrash Metal 4
All Out War United States Thrash Metal/Crossover/Hardcore 4
Merciless Sweden Death/Thrash Metal 4
Papsmear United States Thrash Metal 4
Ratos de Porão Brazil Hardcore/Punk, Thrash Metal/Crossover 4
Faith or Fear United States Thrash Metal 4
Fatal Embrace Germany Thrash Metal 4
Fatality Canada Thrash Metal 4
Integrity United States Hardcore Punk, Metalcore 4
Darkness Germany Thrash Metal 4
Project Pain Netherlands Thrash Metal 4
Heaven's Force United States Power/Speed/Thrash Metal 3
Fuck Off Spain Thrash Metal 3
Believer United States Progressive/Technical Thrash Metal 3
Hades United States Heavy/Power Metal (early), Thrash Metal (later) 3
Harter Attack United States Thrash Metal 3
Lacerate United States Thrash Metal 3
Massdistraction Sweden Thrash Metal 3
Ministry United States New Wave (early), Industrial/Electronic (mid), Industrial Rock/Metal (later) 3
Raped God 666 Mexico Death/Thrash Metal 3
Rhythm of Fear United States Thrash Metal/Crossover 3
Satanika Italy Thrash/Death/Black Metal 3
Thicket United States Thrash Metal 3
Axattack United States Thrash Metal/Punk 3
Bloodrocuted Belgium Thrash Metal 3
Debustrol Czech Republic Thrash Metal 3
Demon Bell Italy Thrash/Speed/Black Metal 3
Distillator Netherlands Thrash Metal 3
Kublai Khan United States Thrash Metal 3
Leeway United States Crossover/Thrash Metal 3
Mass Hypnosis Russia Thrash Metal 3
Nuclear Omnicide Finland Thrash Metal 3
Thraw Slovenia Thrash Metal 3
Zombie Holocaust United States Thrash Metal 3
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