Name Country Genre Score
Exhorder United States Thrash/Groove Metal 126
Lamb of God United States Groove Metal/Metalcore 111
Machine Head United States Post-Thrash/Groove Metal (early/later), Nu-metal (mid) 96
Sepultura Brazil Death/Thrash Metal (early), Groove/Thrash Metal, Nu-metal (later) 72
Damageplan United States Groove Metal 65
Down United States Southern Metal 53
Prong United States Crossover/Thrash Metal (early), Post-Thrash/Industrial Metal (later) 44
Black Label Society United States Southern/Groove Metal 35
Superjoint Ritual United States Sludge Metal/Crossover 35
Throwdown United States Metalcore (early), Post-Thrash/Groove Metal (later) 35
Fight United States Thrash/Groove Metal 34
Philip H. Anselmo & the Illegals United States Groove/Sludge Metal 34
White Zombie United States Industrial Metal, Groove Metal, Post-Thrash Metal 33
Soulfly Brazil Nu-Metal with tribal influences (early), Groove/Thrash/Death Metal (later) 31
The Sign of the Southern Cross United States Southern/Groove Metal 30
Anthrax United States Speed/Thrash Metal, Groove Metal 26
Pissing Razors United States Post-Thrash Metal, Groove Metal 26
Texas Hippie Coalition United States Southern/Post-Thrash Metal/Hard Rock 24
Chimaira United States Groove/Post-Thrash Metal/Metalcore 21
Hellyeah United States Groove Metal 20
Annihilator Canada Technical Speed/Thrash Metal (early), Groove/Thrash Metal (later) 20
Pro-Pain United States Hardcore, Groove/Thrash Metal 18
Crowbar United States Sludge Metal 18
Channel Zero Belgium Thrash/Groove Metal 18
Betzefer Israel Groove Metal/Metalcore 18
Helmet United States Heavy/Groove Metal, Alternative Rock 16
A.N.I.M.A.L. Argentina Heavy/Thrash Metal (early), Groove/Nu Metal (later) 16
Exodus United States Thrash Metal, Groove Metal 16
DevilDriver United States Nu-metal (early), Groove/Melodic Death Metal (later) 15
Sacred Reich United States Thrash Metal 14
Overkill United States Thrash Metal, Groove Metal 13
2 Ton Predator Sweden Groove/Thrash Metal 13
Testament United States Thrash Metal 12
W.A.S.P. United States Heavy Metal/Hard Rock 11
Def Leppard United Kingdom NWOBHM (early), Hard Rock (mid), Pop Rock (later) 10
Cavalera Conspiracy United States Groove/Thrash/Death Metal 10
Nitro United States Glam/Heavy Metal 10
Souls at Zero United States Groove Metal 10
Corrosion of Conformity United States Crossover/Sludge/Southern Metal 10
Drinking Skull Croatia Thrash Metal 10
Lowbau Austria Sludge/Southern Metal 10
Dokken United States Heavy Metal, Hard Rock 9
Stan Smith United Kingdom Groove Metal 9
Strong Deformity Hungary Thrash/Groove Metal (early), Nu Metal (later) 9
World Gone Mad United States Groove Metal 9
4Arm Australia Groove/Thrash Metal 8
Newsted United States Heavy/Thrash Metal 8
Alastor Poland Thrash Metal, Groove Metal 8
Brawl United States Groove Metal 8
A Perfect Murder Canada Metalcore/Groove Metal 8
World Lost United States Groove Metal 8
Skid Row United States Heavy Metal, Hard Rock 7
Killer Be Killed United States Metalcore/Groove Metal 7
Shutdown United States Groove Metal 7
The Engines of Armageddon United Kingdom Stoner/Sludge Metal 7
Sarepta Germany Groove/Thrash Metal 7
Mötley Crüe United States Heavy/Glam Metal, Hard Rock 6
Metallica United States Thrash Metal (early), Hard Rock/Heavy/Thrash Metal (later) 6
Extrema Italy Thrash Metal (early), Groove Metal (later) 6
Profane Omen Finland Melodic Groove Metal 6
Suicidal Tendencies United States Thrash Metal/Crossover 6
Trivium United States Metalcore, Thrash/Heavy Metal 6
MX Brazil Thrash Metal (early), Groove/Thrash Metal (later) 6
Torque United States Thrash/Groove Metal 6
Infernoise Spain Thrash/Groove Metal 6
Odd Crew Bulgaria Groove/Alternative Metal 6
Morgana Lefay Sweden Power/Thrash/Groove Metal 6
Dead Earth Politics United States Thrash/Groove Metal 6
Devastation United States Groove/Thrash Metal 6
The Haunted Sweden Melodic Death/Post-Thrash Metal 5
Black Tooth Turkey Southern/Sludge Metal 5
Fear Factory United States Industrial/Death Metal (early), Groove/Industrial Metal (later) 4
God Forbid United States Melodic Thrash Metal/Metalcore 4
Rotting Corpse United States Thrash Metal 4
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