Name Country Genre Score
Gehenna Norway Black Metal (early, later), Black/Death Metal (mid) 27
Dimmu Borgir Norway Symphonic Black Metal 24
Cradle of Filth United Kingdom Death Metal (early), Symphonic Black Metal (mid), Extreme Gothic Metal (later) 18
Emperor Norway Symphonic Black Metal 17
Diabolical Masquerade Sweden Avant-garde Atmospheric Black Metal 17
Kvist Norway Melodic Black Metal 13
Morgul Norway Black Metal 13
Immortal Norway Black Metal 9
Satyricon Norway Black Metal 8
Bathory Sweden Black/Viking Metal, Thrash Metal 7
Old Man's Child Norway Melodic Black Metal 7
Christ Agony Poland Melodic Black Metal 6
Hecate Enthroned United Kingdom Melodic Black/Death Metal 6
Thokk United States Black Metal 5
Ancient Ceremony Germany Melodic Black Metal 5
Enslaved Norway Progressive Black/Viking Metal 5
Immortal Tears Czech Republic Symphonic Black Metal 5
Amestigon Austria Black Metal 4
Abhor Italy Black Metal 4
Dissection Sweden Melodic Black Metal, Melodic Death Metal 4
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