Top 10 Countries that are Best at Certain Metal Subgenres

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This list traces some tendencies and of course there are exceptions.

The Top Ten

1 US - Thrash Metal

Metallica, Megadeth, Slayer, Anthrax, Overkill, Exodus, Testament, Death Angel, Havok, Possessed, Municipal Waste, Toxic Holocaust, Heathen, Forbidden, DRI, Flotsam and Jetsam, Vektor, Skeletonwitch, Gwar, Warbinger, Mantic Ritual, Intruder, Nuclear Assault, Dark Angel - ryanrimmel

2 UK - Traditional Metal

Black Sabbath, Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, Saxon, Motörhead, Diamond Head, Rainbow, Satan, Venom, Fist, Angel Witch, Raven, Witchfinder General, Tygers of Pan Tang - ryanrimmel

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3 Germany - Power Metal

Helloween, Blind Guardian, Gamma Ray, Edguy, Avantasia, Running Wild, Grave Digger, Primal Fear, Rage, Mob Rules - ryanrimmel

4 US - Death Metal

Death, Nile, Possessed, Cattle Decapitation, Atheist, Decide, Morbid Angel, Cannibal Corpse, Jungle Rot, Devourment, Obituary, Dying Fetus, Brain Drill, Decrepit Birth, Suffocation, Autopsy, Incantation, Vital Remains, Massacre, Deeds of Flesh, Hate Eternal, Goatwhore, Job For a Cowboy, Cephalic Carnage, Brujeria, Broken Hope, Turbid North - ryanrimmel

5 Norway - Black Metal

Mayhem, Immortal, Satyricon, Darkthrone, Emperor, 1349, Burzum, Enslaved, Gorgoroth, Arcturus, Carpathian Forest, Taake, Ancient - ryanrimmel

6 Sweden - Melodic Death Metal

Amon Amarth, Edge of Sanity, Dark Tranquillity, At The Gates, Arch Enemy, In Flames, Soilwork, In Mourning, Hypocrisy, Scar Symmetry, Dissection - ryanrimmel

7 Canada - Technical Death Metal
8 US - Progressive Metal

Dream Theater, Tool, Mastodon, Symphony X, Queensryche, Coheed and Cambria, Between the Buried and Me, Fates Warning, Crimson Glory, Nevermore, Scale the Summit, you name it!

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9 US - Sludge Metal

And Tungsten!

Down, Crowbar, eyehategod, Acid Bath, soilent green, Buzzoven are just few of them.

10 Poland - Death Metal

The Contenders

11 US - Stoner Metal
12 Netherlands - Symphonic Metal
13 Finland - Folk Metal
14 Japan - Death Metal
15 Sweden - Death Metal
16 US - Alternative Metal

I know alternative metal isn't famous but it isn't bad either.so I added it. - zxm

17 US - Nu Metal
18 Poland - Blackened Death Metal
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20 Germany - Industrial Metal
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