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) 20
Diabolical Masquerade Sweden Avant-garde Atmospheric Black Metal 16
Emperor Norway Black Metal 14
Kvist Norway Melodic Black Metal 11
Morgul Norway Black Metal 11
Satyricon Norway Black Metal 8
Immortal Norway Black Metal 6
Bathory Sweden Black/Viking Metal, Thrash Metal 6
Old Man's Child Norway Melodic Black Metal 6
Christ Agony Poland Melodic Black Metal 4
Hecate Enthroned United Kingdom Melodic Black/Death Metal 4
Thokk United States Black Metal 4
Ancient Ceremony Germany Melodic Black Metal 4
Dissection Sweden Melodic Black Metal, Melodic Death Metal 4
Xibalba Itzaes Mexico Black Metal 3
Immortal Tears Czech Republic Symphonic Black Metal 3