Name Country Genre Score
Gehenna Norway Black Metal (early, later), Black/Death Metal (mid) 25
Dimmu Borgir Norway Symphonic Black Metal 21
Cradle of Filth United Kingdom Death Metal (early), Symphonic Black Metal (mid), Extreme Gothic Metal (later) 16
Diabolical Masquerade Sweden Avant-garde Atmospheric Black Metal 15
Emperor Norway Black Metal 13
Morgul Norway Black Metal 11
Kvist Norway Melodic Black Metal 9
Satyricon Norway Black Metal 7
Immortal Norway Black Metal 6
Xibalba Itzaes Mexico Black Metal 5
Old Man's Child Norway Melodic Black Metal 5
Christ Agony Poland Melodic Black Metal 4
Bathory Sweden Black/Viking Metal, Thrash Metal 4
Hecate Enthroned United Kingdom Melodic Black/Death Metal 4
Ancient Ceremony Germany Melodic Black Metal 4
Thokk United States Black Metal 3
Sacramentum Sweden Melodic Black/Death Metal 3
Absu United States Death Metal (early), Black/Thrash Metal (later) 3
Deicide United States Death Metal 3
Immortal Tears Czech Republic Symphonic Black Metal 3
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