Name Country Genre Score
Sarcófago Brazil Black/Thrash/Death Metal 122
Slayer United States Thrash Metal 121
Sodom Germany Black/Speed Metal (early), Thrash Metal (later) 103
Cavalera Conspiracy United States Groove/Thrash/Death Metal 88
Kreator Germany Thrash Metal 85
Possessed United States Death/Thrash Metal 82
Soulfly Brazil Nu-Metal with tribal influences (early), Groove/Thrash/Death Metal (later) 81
Pantera United States Glam/Heavy Metal (early), Groove Metal (later) 74
Machine Head United States Post-Thrash/Groove Metal (early/later), Nu-metal (mid) 58
Mutilator Brazil Death/Thrash Metal (1985-87), Thrash Metal (1988-89) 50
Demolition Hammer United States Thrash Metal 48
Vulcano Brazil Black/Death/Thrash Metal 43
Nailbomb Brazil Industrial Thrash Metal 40
Attomica Brazil Thrash Metal 38
Morbid Saint United States Thrash Metal 36
Vader Poland Death/Thrash Metal 29
Exhorder United States Thrash/Groove Metal 29
Holocausto Brazil Black/Thrash Metal (early), Technical Thrash Metal (mid), Crossover (later) 26
Suicidal Angels Greece Thrash Metal 25
Protector Germany Thrash/Death Metal (early), Thrash Metal (later) 25
Ratos de Porão Brazil Hardcore/Punk, Thrash Metal/Crossover 24
Dark Angel United States Thrash Metal 19
Exodus United States Thrash Metal, Groove Metal 19
Sadus United States Death/Thrash Metal (early), Technical Thrash Metal (later) 18
Torture Squad Brazil Thrash/Death Metal 18
Devastation United States Thrash Metal 17
Death United States Death Metal (early), Death/Progressive Metal (later) 16
Evile United Kingdom Thrash Metal 16
The Mist Brazil Thrash Metal 15
Violator Brazil Thrash Metal 14
Incubus United States Death/Thrash Metal 14
Morbid Angel United States Death Metal 14
Gladiator Slovakia Death/Thrash Metal (1988-93) - Grunge/Hard Rock (1994-present) 14
Destruction Germany Thrash Metal 13
Overdose Brazil Power/Thrash, Groove Metal 13
Obituary United States Death Metal 13
Claustrofobia Brazil Death/Thrash Metal 13
White Zombie United States Industrial Metal, Groove Metal, Post-Thrash Metal 13
Korzus Brazil Thrash Metal 12
Annihilator Canada Technical Speed/Thrash Metal (early), Groove/Thrash Metal (later) 11
Prong United States Crossover/Thrash Metal (early), Post-Thrash/Industrial Metal (later) 11
Conflagrator Sweden Thrash Metal 11
De la Tierra International Alternative/Groove Metal 11
Dorsal Atlântica Brazil Speed Metal, Thrash Metal, Hardcore/Crossover 10
Toxic Holocaust United States Speed/Thrash/Black Metal 10
Fear Factory United States Industrial/Death Metal (early), Groove/Industrial Metal (later) 10
Pestilence Netherlands Thrash Metal (1986-1988), Death Metal (1989-1991, 2008-), Progressive Death Metal/Jazz Fusion (1993) 10
Sacrifice Canada Thrash Metal 10
Chakal Brazil Thrash Metal (early), Groove Metal (later) 10
Anthrax United States Speed/Thrash Metal, Groove Metal 9
Celtic Frost Switzerland Thrash/Death/Black Metal (early), Gothic/Doom Metal (later) 9
Massacra France Death/Thrash Metal (1986-1992), Groove Metal (1994-97) 9
Damageplan United States Groove Metal 9
Sextrash Brazil Death/Thrash Metal 9
Fight United States Thrash/Groove Metal 9
Necrovore United States Death Metal 9
DevilDriver United States Nu-metal (early), Groove/Melodic Death Metal (later) 9
Cancer United Kingdom Death/Thrash Metal 8
Transmetal Mexico Thrash/Death Metal 8
Megadeth United States Speed/Thrash Metal, Heavy Metal/Rock (1990s) 8
Criminal Chile Death/Thrash Metal, Post-Thrash Metal 8
Dead Horse United States Death/Thrash Metal, Crossover 8
Testament United States Thrash Metal 8
Flotsam and Jetsam United States Power/Thrash Metal 8
Killer Be Killed United States Metalcore/Groove Metal 8
Solstice United States Death/Thrash Metal 8
Motörhead United Kingdom Heavy Metal, Hard Rock 7
Lamb of God United States Groove Metal/Metalcore 7
Obscurity Sweden Death Metal 7
Besieged Canada Death/Thrash Metal 7
Forbidden United States Thrash/Post-Thrash Metal 7
MX Brazil Thrash Metal (early), Groove/Thrash Metal (later) 7
Descomunal Ecuador Thrash/Groove Metal/Metalcore 7
Evildead United States Thrash Metal 7
Sabbat United Kingdom Thrash Metal 7
Electrocution Italy Death Metal (early), Technical Death Metal (later) 7
Master United States Death/Thrash Metal 7
Perversion United States Death/Thrash Metal 7
Crucifix Greece Thrash/Death Metal 7
Nervosa Brazil Thrash Metal 6
Living Sacrifice United States Thrash/Death Metal (early), Metalcore (later) 6
Throwdown United States Metalcore (early), Post-Thrash/Groove Metal (later) 6
Death Yell Chile Death/Black Metal 6
Havok United States Thrash Metal 6
Hatriot United States Thrash Metal 6
Macabre United States Thrash/Death Metal/Grindcore 6
Morbid Scream United States Thrash Metal 6
Mortuary Mexico Death/Thrash Metal 6
Epitaph Sweden Thrash Metal 6
Omnivore Italy Death/Thrash Metal 6
Meshuggah Sweden Technical Groove/Thrash Metal (early), Djent (later) 5
Andralls Brazil Thrash Metal 5
Fueled by Fire United States Thrash Metal 5
Demon Prayers Greece Thrash Metal 5
Poison Germany Death/Thrash Metal 5
Vita Imana Spain Groove/Thrash Metal 5
Witchhammer Brazil Thrash Metal 5
Bolt Thrower United Kingdom Death Metal 5
Grave Desecrator Brazil Death/Black Metal 5
Mortal Sin Australia Thrash Metal 5
The Crown Sweden Death/Thrash Metal, Melodic Death Metal 5
The Haunted Sweden Melodic Death/Post-Thrash Metal 5
Trivium United States Metalcore, Thrash/Heavy Metal 5
Psychic Possessor Brazil Death/Thrash Metal (early), Punk/Crossover (later) 5
Embedded United Kingdom Death Metal 5
Anomanes United States Death/Thrash Metal 5
Crematorium Brazil Thrash/Death Metal 5
Treblinka Sweden Death/Black Metal 4
Necrodeath Italy Black/Death/Thrash Metal 4
Bandanos Brazil Thrash Metal/Crossover 4
Bywar Brazil Thrash Metal 4
Hobbs' Angel of Death Australia Thrash Metal 4
Hate Squad Germany Thrash Metal 4
Incursion Dementa Netherlands Thrash Metal 4
Seregon United Kingdom Death/Thrash Metal 4
Xentrix United Kingdom Thrash Metal 4
Effigy Japan Crust/Thrash Metal 4
Entombed Sweden Death Metal/Death 'n' Roll 3
Suicidal Tendencies United States Thrash Metal/Crossover 3
Brujeria Mexico Death Metal/Grindcore 3
Helmet United States Heavy/Groove Metal, Alternative Rock 3
Newsted United States Heavy/Thrash Metal 3
Algebra Switzerland Thrash Metal 3
Artillery Denmark Thrash Metal 3
Assorted Heap Germany Death/Thrash Metal 3
Atrophy United States Thrash Metal 3
Channel Zero Belgium Thrash/Groove Metal 3
Guillotine Brazil Thrash/Death Metal 3
Holy Moses Germany Speed/Thrash Metal 3
IR8 International Thrash Metal 3
Lazarus A.D. United States Thrash/Groove Metal 3
Nekromantheon Norway Thrash Metal 3
Num Skull United States Death/Thrash Metal 3
ShitKill United States Thrash/Groove Metal 3
The Organization United States Heavy Metal/Hard Rock 3
Vio-lence United States Thrash Metal 3
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