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Best Thrash Metal Bands

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108 bands
Rank Image Band / Formed / Genres Albums
1
Megadeth
1983, United States
Thrash Metal, Heavy Metal, Speed Metal
2
Metallica
1981, United States
Thrash Metal, Heavy Metal
Ride the Lightning (1984)  #6
Master of Puppets (1986)  #59
Kill 'Em All (1983)  #106
3
Slayer
1981, United States
Thrash Metal, Speed Metal
Reign in Blood (1986)  #4
Hell Awaits (1985)  #21
4
Testament
1986, United States
Thrash Metal, Heavy Metal
The Legacy (1987)  #381
Dark Roots of Earth (2012)  #397
The Gathering (1999)  #405
5
Kreator
1984, Germany
Thrash Metal
Pleasure to Kill (1986)  #82
Coma of Souls (1990)  #395
Enemy of God (2005)  #460
6
Sepultura
1984, Brazil
Thrash Metal, Death Metal, Groove Metal, Nu Metal
Beneath the Remains (1989)  #52
Schizophrenia (1987)  #198
Arise (1991)  #236
7
Sodom
1981, Germany
Thrash Metal, Black Metal
Persecution Mania (1987)  #182
Tapping the Vein (1992)  #283
Code Red (1999)  #386
8
Overkill
1980, United States
Thrash Metal, Groove Metal
Ironbound (2010)  #281
Under the Influence (1988)  #358
The Years of Decay (1989)  #396
9
Anthrax
1981, United States
Thrash Metal, Speed Metal, Groove Metal
Among the Living (1987)  #184
Spreading the Disease (1985)  #818
Persistence of Time (1990)  #1019
10
Destruction
1982, Germany
Thrash Metal
Eternal Devastation (1986)  #94
The Antichrist (2001)  #288
Day of Reckoning (2011)  #726
11
Exodus
1979, United States
Thrash Metal, Groove Metal
Bonded by Blood (1985)  #246
Pleasures of the Flesh (1987)  #1164
12
Annihilator
1984, Canada
Thrash Metal, Technical Thrash Metal, Heavy Metal
Never Neverland (1990)  #493
Alice in Hell (1989)  #1000
Set the World on Fire (1993)  #1975
13
Crash
1989, Korea
Thrash Metal, Industrial Metal, Groove Metal
14
Nevermore
1992, United States
Thrash Metal, Heavy Metal, Progressive Metal
This Godless Endeavor (2005)  #745
The Year of the Voyager (2008)  [Live]  #1648
15
Havok
2004, United States
Thrash Metal
Time Is Up (2011)  #280
Point of No Return (2012)  [EP]  #961
Unnatural Selection (2013)  #3508
16
Dark Angel
1983, United States
Thrash Metal
Darkness Descends (1986)  #190
Leave Scars (1989)  #1997
Time Does Not Heal (1991)  #3312
17
Artillery
1982, Denmark
Thrash Metal, Heavy Metal
By Inheritance (1990)  #322
Penalty By Perception (2016)  #1749
My Blood (2011)
18
Morbid Saint
1982, United States
Thrash Metal
Spectrum of Death (1990)  #145
Destruction System (1992)  [Demo]
19
Possessed
1983, United States
Thrash Metal, Death Metal
Seven Churches (1985)  #239
The Eyes of Horror (1987)  [EP]  #3379
Beyond the Gates (1986)  #3498
20
Death Angel
1982, United States
Thrash Metal
21
Demolition Hammer
United States
Thrash Metal, Death Metal
Epidemic of Violence (1992)  #423
Tortured Existence (1990)  #1391
Necrology: a Complete Anthology (2008)  [Compilation]
22
Sylosis
2000, United Kingdom
Thrash Metal, Melodic Death Metal, Metalcore
Conclusion of an Age (2008)  #1252
Edge of the Earth (2011)  #1710
Monolith (2012)  #3288
23
Nuclear Assault
1984, United States
Thrash Metal
Handle With Care (1989)  #1472
Survive (1988)  #1909
The Plague (1987)  [EP]
24
Flotsam and Jetsam
1984, United States
Thrash Metal, Heavy Metal
25
Warbringer
2004, United States
Thrash Metal
Woe to the Vanquished (2017)  #1965
Waking Into Nightmares (2009)  #2479
War Without End (2008)  #3281
26
Vio-lence
1985, United States
Thrash Metal
27
Mahatma
1993, Korea
Thrash Metal
28
Lost Society
2010, Finland
Thrash Metal
Fast Loud Death (2013)  #1350
Terror Hungry (2014)  #1759
Braindead (2016)
29
Skeletonwitch
2003, United States
Thrash Metal, Melodic Death Metal
30
Onslaught
1982, United Kingdom
Thrash Metal
VI (2013)  #1743
In Search of Sanity (1989)  #2259
The Force (1986)  #2406
31
Mortification
1990, Australia
Thrash Metal, Death Metal
32
Evile
2004, United Kingdom
Thrash Metal
Five Serpent's Teeth (2011)  #1900
Enter the Grave (2007)  #2951
Skull (2013)
33
Razor
1983, Canada
Thrash Metal, Speed Metal
Violent Restitution (1988)  #2043
Evil Invaders (1985)  #2408
34
Whiplash
1984, United States
Thrash Metal, Heavy Metal
Power and Pain (1985)  #1818
35
Monkey Head
Korea
Thrash Metal
Monkey's Ass (1994)  #1879
36
Gama Bomb
2002, United Kingdom
Thrash Metal
37
Suicidal Angels
2001, Greece
Thrash Metal
Dead Again (2010)  #3539
Bloodbath (2012)
Divide and Conquer (2014)  #3836
38
Exhorder
1985, United States
Thrash Metal, Groove Metal
The Law (1992)  #3187
Live Death (1994)  [Split]
39
Power Trip
2008, United States
Thrash Metal, Crossover Thrash
Nightmare Logic (2017)  #1808
Manifest Decimation (2013)  #2602
Demo 2008 (2008)  [Demo]
40
Hirax
United States
Thrash Metal
41
Exumer
1985, Germany
Thrash Metal
42
Necrodeath
1985, Italy
Thrash Metal, Death Metal, Black Metal
43
Heathen
1984, United States
Thrash Metal, Heavy Metal
44
Sacred Reich
1985, United States
Thrash Metal, Funk Metal
Ignorance (1987)
Heal (1996)
45
Essence
2005, Denmark
Thrash Metal
Lost in Violence (2011)  #1291
Last Night of Solace (2013)  #2599
Art in Imperfection (2007)  [EP]
46
Fastkill
Japan
Thrash Metal
47
Tankard
1982, Germany
Thrash Metal
48
Living Death
1981, Germany
Thrash Metal, Speed Metal
49
Lååz Rockit
1982, United States
Thrash Metal, Heavy Metal
50
Carnal Forge
1997, Sweden
Thrash Metal, Death Metal
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Info / Statistics
Artists : 34,853
Reviews : 8,108
Albums : 124,738
Lyrics : 159,577