Name Country Genre Score
Exhorder United States Thrash/Groove Metal 141
Lamb of God United States Groove Metal/Metalcore 128
Machine Head United States Post-Thrash/Groove Metal (early/later), Nu-metal (mid) 106
Sepultura Brazil Death/Thrash Metal (early), Groove/Thrash Metal, Nu-metal (later) 83
Damageplan United States Groove Metal 73
Down United States Southern Metal 61
Prong United States Crossover/Thrash Metal (early), Post-Thrash/Industrial Metal (later) 51
Superjoint Ritual United States Sludge Metal/Crossover 46
White Zombie United States Industrial Metal, Groove Metal, Post-Thrash Metal 46
Black Label Society United States Southern/Groove Metal 45
Fight United States Thrash/Groove Metal 38
Throwdown United States Metalcore (early), Post-Thrash/Groove Metal (later) 38
Philip H. Anselmo & the Illegals United States Groove/Sludge Metal 37
Soulfly Brazil Nu-Metal with tribal influences (early), Groove/Thrash/Death Metal (later) 35
Pissing Razors United States Post-Thrash Metal, Groove Metal 35
Anthrax United States Speed/Thrash Metal, Groove Metal 33
The Sign of the Southern Cross United States Southern/Groove Metal 29
Chimaira United States Groove/Post-Thrash Metal/Metalcore 27
Texas Hippie Coalition United States Southern/Post-Thrash Metal/Hard Rock 23
Channel Zero Belgium Thrash/Groove Metal 23
Hellyeah United States Groove Metal 22
Annihilator Canada Technical Speed/Thrash Metal (early), Groove/Thrash Metal (later) 22
Pro-Pain United States Hardcore, Groove/Thrash Metal 21
Testament United States Thrash Metal 19
Cavalera Conspiracy United States Groove/Thrash/Death Metal 19
A.N.I.M.A.L. Argentina Heavy/Thrash Metal (early), Groove/Nu Metal (later) 19
Overkill United States Thrash Metal (early), Thrash/Groove Metal (later) 18
DevilDriver United States Nu-metal (early), Groove/Melodic Death Metal (later) 18
Exodus United States Thrash Metal 18
Sacred Reich United States Thrash Metal 17
Betzefer Israel Groove Metal/Metalcore 17
Crowbar United States Sludge Metal 16
Helmet United States Heavy/Groove Metal, Alternative Rock 16
Corrosion of Conformity United States Crossover/Sludge/Southern Metal 15
Newsted United States Heavy/Thrash Metal 14
2 Ton Predator Sweden Groove/Thrash Metal 14
Souls at Zero United States Groove Metal 13
Fear Factory United States Industrial/Death Metal (early), Groove/Industrial Metal (later) 12
Skid Row United States Heavy Metal, Hard Rock 11
Nitro United States Glam/Heavy Metal 11
4Arm Australia Groove/Thrash Metal 11
Stan Smith United Kingdom Groove Metal 11
A Perfect Murder Canada Metalcore/Groove Metal 10
Drinking Skull Croatia Thrash Metal 10
Strong Deformity Hungary Thrash/Groove Metal (early), Nu Metal (later) 10
Killer Be Killed United States Metalcore/Groove Metal 9
Dokken United States Heavy Metal, Hard Rock 9
Alastor Poland Thrash Metal, Groove Metal 9
Lowbau Austria Sludge/Southern Metal 9
Morgana Lefay Sweden Power/Thrash/Groove Metal 9
Grantig Germany Southern/Sludge Metal 9
W.A.S.P. United States Heavy Metal/Hard Rock 8
The Haunted Sweden Melodic Death/Post-Thrash Metal 8
Brawl United States Groove Metal 8
Profane Omen Finland Melodic Groove Metal 8
MX Brazil Thrash Metal (early), Groove/Thrash Metal (later) 8
Torque United States Thrash/Groove Metal 8
The Engines of Armageddon United Kingdom Stoner/Sludge Metal 8
World Lost United States Groove Metal 8
Dead Earth Politics United States Thrash/Groove Metal 8
Sarepta Germany Groove/Thrash Metal 8
World Gone Mad United States Groove Metal 8
Slayer United States Thrash Metal 7
Trivium United States Metalcore, Thrash/Heavy Metal 7
Extrema Italy Thrash Metal (early), Groove Metal (later) 7
Black Tooth Turkey Southern/Sludge Metal 7
Odd Crew Bulgaria Groove/Alternative Metal 7
Devastation United States Groove/Thrash Metal 7
God Forbid United States Melodic Thrash Metal/Metalcore 6
Acrassicauda Iraq Groove/Thrash Metal 6
Infernoise Spain Thrash/Groove Metal 6
Shutdown United States Groove Metal 6
Rotting Corpse United States Thrash Metal 6
Def Leppard United Kingdom NWOBHM (early), Hard Rock (mid), Pop Rock (later) 5
Havok United States Thrash Metal 5
Dark Angel United States Thrash Metal 5
Silius Austria Thrash/Groove Metal 5
Metallica United States Thrash Metal (early), Hard Rock/Heavy/Thrash Metal (later) 4
Mötley Crüe United States Heavy/Glam Metal, Hard Rock 4
Life of Agony United States Crossover/Thrash/Sludge Metal (early), Alternative Metal/Rock (later) 4
Faith No More United States Avant-garde/Alternative/Heavy Metal 4
Meshuggah Sweden Technical Groove/Thrash Metal (early), Djent (later) 4
Gammacide United States Thrash Metal 4
Kingdom of Sorrow United States Sludge Metal/Metalcore 4
Lazarus A.D. United States Thrash/Groove Metal 4
Angelus Apatrida Spain Thrash Metal 4
Biomechanical United Kingdom Progressive/Groove Metal 4
Death Angel United States Thrash Metal 4
Hamlet Spain Heavy Metal (early), Groove Metal/Nu Metal (later) 4
Shredhead Israel Thrash Metal 4
Wrathchild America United States Thrash Metal, Heavy Metal 4
Suicidal Tendencies United States Thrash Metal/Crossover 3
Acid Drinkers Poland Thrash Metal/Crossover 3
Battlecross United States Melodic Thrash/Death Metal 3
Capricorn Germany Power/Speed Metal 3
Deadiron United States Heavy/Power Metal 3
Forced Entry United States Thrash Metal (early), Groove Metal (later) 3
Hells Parish United States Groove Metal/Metalcore 3
Lost Society Finland Thrash Metal 3
Massdistraction Sweden Thrash Metal 3
Ramp Portugal Heavy/Thrash Metal (early), Groove/Thrash Metal (later) 3
S7N Mexico Thrash/Heavy Metal 3
ShitKill United States Thrash/Groove Metal 3
Strip Mind United States Groove Metal 3
The Crucified United States Thrash Metal/Crossover 3
The Worshyp Canada Heavy Metal 3
Thrashsteel Mexico Thrash Metal 3
Vulgar Addiction Mexico Death/Thrash Metal 3
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