Name Country Genre Score
Gehenna Norway Black Metal (early, later), Black/Death Metal (mid) 17
Cradle of Filth United Kingdom Death Metal (early), Symphonic Black Metal (mid), Extreme Gothic Metal (later) 16
Dimmu Borgir Norway Symphonic Black Metal 13
Diabolical Masquerade Sweden Avant-garde Atmospheric Black Metal 13
Satyricon Norway Black Metal 11
Emperor Norway Black Metal 10
Kvist Norway Melodic Black Metal 7
Immortal Norway Black Metal 5
Ancient Ceremony Germany Melodic Black Metal 5
Morgul Norway Black Metal 3
Opera IX Italy Gothic/Doom/Death Metal (early), Melodic Black Metal (later) 3
Thokk United States Black Metal 3
Hecate Enthroned United Kingdom Melodic Black/Death Metal 3
Misteltein Sweden Melodic/Symphonic Black Metal 3