Name Country Genre Score
Gehenna Norway Black Metal (early, later), Black/Death Metal (mid) 24
Dimmu Borgir Norway Symphonic Black Metal 21
Cradle of Filth United Kingdom Death Metal (early), Symphonic Black Metal (mid), Extreme Gothic Metal (later) 16
Emperor Norway Black Metal 14
Diabolical Masquerade Sweden Avant-garde Atmospheric Black Metal 14
Morgul Norway Black Metal 10
Kvist Norway Melodic Black Metal 8
Satyricon Norway Black Metal 7
Immortal Norway Black Metal 7
Old Man's Child Norway Melodic Black Metal 6
Bathory Sweden Black/Viking Metal, Thrash Metal 4
Xibalba Itzaes Mexico Black Metal 4
Ancient Ceremony Germany Melodic Black Metal 4
Absu United States Death Metal (early), Black/Thrash Metal (later) 4
Christ Agony Poland Melodic Black Metal 3
Abigor Austria Black Metal 3
Darkthrone Norway Death Metal (early), Black Metal (mid), Black/Heavy/Speed Metal (later) 3
Hecate Enthroned United Kingdom Melodic Black/Death Metal 3
Thokk United States Black Metal 3
Dissection Sweden Melodic Black Metal, Melodic Death Metal 3
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