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101 Belphegor Belphegor Belphegor is a blackened death metal band from Salzburg, Austria. They originally formed in 1991 under the name Betrayer before changing their name in 1993. They are named after the demon Belphegor.

Not only are they death metal, they're an awful talentless group. I'd rather listen to Black Veil Brides all day than this trash.

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102 Myrkur
103 Ragnarok

Lesser known, very 'true' 2nd wave Norwegian band. Great Black metal. Should be more well known but lacked the controversy of other bands. 'blackdoor miracle' is a classic.

104 Malevolentia
105 Sarcofago Sarcofago Sarcófago was an influential Brazilian extreme metal band. They were fronted by Sepultura's original singer, Wagner Lamounier, and Geraldo Minelli.

There is no legit top black metal list without sarcofago

106 Beherit

A very good finnish black metal band that would blow your mind!

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107 Permafrost
108 Striborg

I have met Striborg, interesting guy. Very underrated and definitely a better Composer than Varg Vikernes. His bleak, distorted, twisted Black Metal is just sex.


109 Behexen Behexen
110 Anaal Nathrakh

85? What? At least in the top ten list..

Good band at wrong category.

Top 30 at least

111 Myrd

Awesome danish black metal band!

112 Sacramentum

The blood shall be spilled

113 Septicflesh Septicflesh

I really like their new ideas in music. Their song writting is always complex with many chords, and they are using melodic guitar links. I miss though, the female vocals they used in "The Ophidian Wheel".

Not exactly 'black metal' sth like blackened death but still pioneers of this black art

114 Enthroned

Awesome black metal from Belgian

Belgium actually but anyway still awesome band

115 Tormentor

Why did I have to add tormentor to this list? Shame on you internet metalheads!

116 Mütiilation

Great raw black metal. Really under appreciated

117 Yamatu

Black Metal form USA dealing with sumerian mythology, also with some sumerian chants and lyrics.

118 Opera IX

Wow these guys are better than 98℅ of these wannabe black metal bands lol! Listen to From the Grave!

119 Abruptum
120 Extol Extol Extol are a progressive extreme Christian metal band from Bekkestua, Norway that was formed in 1993. The band is known for playing a variety of different styles of metal which include progressive metal, death metal, black metal and thrash metal. V 1 Comment
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