Name Country Genre Score
Exhorder United States Thrash/Groove Metal 165
Lamb of God United States Groove Metal/Metalcore 142
Machine Head United States Groove/Thrash Metal, Nu-Metal 121
Sepultura Brazil Death/Thrash Metal (early), Groove/Thrash Metal, Nu-Metal (later) 96
Damageplan United States Groove Metal 84
Down United States Southern Metal 75
Prong United States Crossover/Thrash Metal (early), Groove/Industrial Metal (later) 56
Superjoint Ritual United States Sludge Metal/Crossover 55
Black Label Society United States Southern/Groove Metal 52
White Zombie United States Industrial/Groove Metal 51
Fight United States Thrash/Groove Metal 45
Soulfly United States Nu-Metal with tribal influences (early), Groove/Thrash/Death Metal (later) 43
Throwdown United States Metalcore (early), Groove Metal (later) 42
Philip H. Anselmo & the Illegals United States Groove/Sludge Metal 41
Anthrax United States Speed/Thrash Metal, Groove Metal 37
Pissing Razors United States Groove Metal 37
Chimaira United States Groove Metal/Metalcore 32
The Sign of the Southern Cross United States Southern/Groove Metal 31
Texas Hippie Coalition United States Southern/Groove Metal/Hard Rock 29
Hellyeah United States Groove Metal 28
Pro-Pain United States Hardcore, Groove/Thrash Metal 25
Channel Zero Belgium Thrash/Groove Metal 25
Annihilator Canada Technical Speed/Thrash Metal (early), Groove/Thrash Metal (later) 23
Fear Factory United States Industrial/Death Metal (early), Groove/Industrial Metal (later) 22
Exodus United States Thrash Metal 22
Corrosion of Conformity United States Crossover/Sludge/Southern Metal 22
Betzefer Israel Groove Metal/Metalcore 22
Overkill United States Thrash Metal (early), Thrash/Groove Metal (later) 21
DevilDriver United States Nu-Metal (early), Groove/Melodic Death Metal (later) 21
Crowbar United States Sludge Metal 21
Sacred Reich United States Thrash Metal 21
Helmet United States Heavy/Groove Metal, Alternative Rock 21
Cavalera Conspiracy United States Groove/Thrash/Death Metal 21
A.N.I.M.A.L. Argentina Heavy/Thrash Metal (early), Groove/Nu-Metal (later) 20
Testament United States Thrash Metal 18
Newsted United States Heavy/Thrash Metal 16
Souls at Zero United States Groove Metal 16
Brawl United States Groove Metal 16
2 Ton Predator Sweden Groove/Thrash Metal 14
Skid Row United States Heavy Metal, Hard Rock 13
The Haunted Sweden Melodic Death/Groove Metal 13
Trivium United States Metalcore, Thrash/Heavy Metal 12
Nitro United States Glam/Heavy Metal 12
4Arm Australia Groove/Thrash Metal 12
A Perfect Murder Canada Metalcore/Groove Metal 12
Dokken United States Heavy Metal, Hard Rock 11
Killer Be Killed United States Metalcore/Groove Metal 11
Meshuggah Sweden Technical Groove/Thrash Metal (early), Djent (later) 10
Profane Omen Finland Melodic Groove Metal 10
Morgana Lefay Sweden Power/Thrash/Groove Metal 10
Stan Smith Jersey Groove Metal 10
Acid Bath United States Sludge/Doom Metal 9
Incite United States Thrash/Groove Metal 9
MX Brazil Thrash Metal (early), Groove/Thrash Metal (later) 9
The Engines of Armageddon United Kingdom Stoner/Sludge Metal 9
Drinking Skull Croatia Thrash Metal 9
Strong Deformity Hungary Thrash/Groove Metal (early), Nu-Metal (later) 9
World Lost United States Groove Metal 9
Grantig Germany Southern/Sludge Metal 9
World Gone Mad United States Groove Metal 9
W.A.S.P. United States Heavy Metal/Hard Rock 8
Suicidal Tendencies United States Thrash Metal/Crossover 8
Havok United States Thrash Metal 8
Alastor Poland Thrash Metal, Groove Metal 8
Black Tooth Turkey Southern/Sludge Metal 8
Odd Crew Bulgaria Groove/Alternative Metal 8
ShitKill United States Thrash/Groove Metal 8
Wrathchild America United States Thrash Metal, Heavy Metal 8
Lowbau Austria Sludge/Southern Metal 8
Megadeth United States Speed/Thrash Metal, Heavy Metal/Rock (1990s) 7
Extrema Italy Thrash Metal (early), Groove Metal (later) 7
God Forbid United States Melodic Thrash Metal/Metalcore 7
Lazarus A.D. United States Thrash/Groove Metal 7
Torque United States Thrash/Groove Metal 7
Acrassicauda Iraq Groove/Thrash Metal 7
Flapjack Poland Hardcore/Crossover/Thrash Metal (early), Groove/Alternative/Nu-Metal (later) 7
Forced Entry United States Thrash Metal (early), Groove Metal (later) 7
Hamlet Spain Heavy Metal (early), Groove Metal/Nu-Metal (later) 7
Infernoise Spain Thrash/Groove Metal 7
Ramp Portugal Heavy/Thrash Metal (early), Groove/Thrash Metal (later) 7
Shredhead Israel Thrash Metal 7
Shutdown United States Groove Metal 7
Dead Earth Politics United States Thrash/Groove Metal 7
Devastation United States Groove/Thrash Metal 7
Sarepta Germany Groove/Thrash Metal 7
Brutal Groove United States Power/Thrash Metal 7
Slayer United States Thrash Metal 6
Metallica United States Thrash Metal (early), Hard Rock/Heavy/Thrash Metal (later) 6
Kingdom of Sorrow United States Sludge Metal/Metalcore 6
Biomechanical United Kingdom Progressive/Groove Metal 6
Infectious Grooves United States Funk Rock 6
Silius Austria Thrash/Groove Metal 6
Simbiosis Argentina Groove Metal 6
Cryptica Estonia Groove Metal 6
Life of Agony United States Crossover/Thrash/Sludge Metal (early), Alternative Metal/Rock (later) 5
Dead Horse United States Death/Thrash Metal, Crossover 5
Metal Allegiance United States Thrash/Groove Metal 5
Anger on Anger United States Sludge/Groove Metal 5
Burn the Priest United States Groove/Death Metal 5
Requiem Chile Thrash Metal (early), Nu-Metal (later) 5
Watch Them Die United States Crust/Thrash Metal/Metalcore 5
Mötley Crüe United States Heavy/Glam Metal, Hard Rock 4
Kreator Germany Thrash Metal 4
Adrenaline Mob United States Hard Rock/Groove Metal 4
Rotting Corpse United States Thrash Metal 4
Xentrix United Kingdom Thrash Metal 4
Evildead United States Thrash Metal 4
Lost Society Finland Thrash Metal 4
The Project Hate MCMXCIX Sweden Industrial Death Metal 4
Act of Defiance United States Thrash Metal 4
Anti-Mortem United States Southern Metal 4
Drone Germany Groove Metal/Metalcore 4
Golgotha United States Sludge/Thrash Metal 4
Slapdash Sweden Groove/Thrash Metal 4
Tonic Breed Norway Groove/Thrash Metal 4
Def Leppard United Kingdom NWOBHM (early), Hard Rock (mid), Pop Rock (later) 3
Death Angel United States Thrash Metal 3
Diamond Rexx United States Heavy Metal/Glam (early), Thrash/Groove Metal (later) 3
HateSphere Denmark Death/Thrash/Groove Metal 3
STEMM United States Nu-Metal (early), Metalcore/Groove Metal (later) 3
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