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Crossover thrash artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good crossover thrash bands includes a filter so you can sort by the groups’s label and what albums they've put out. This list of the top crossover thrash bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Crossover thrash groups and artists are shown below along with any additional genres in which their music belongs. If available, you can also see information about where all crossover thrash bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest crossover thrash bands of all time, since the most famous crossover thrash artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best crossover thrash music.

You can click on the crossover thrash band names to see more information about that particular notable crossover thrash group. If they're near the top of the best crossover thrash artist list, though, then they should have at least some information available. All the top crossover thrash bands named on the list also have discographies on their pages if you click on the crossover thrash band names themselves.

Artists on this list include Rage Against the Machine and Bad Religion. Make sure to rock the vote by clicking the thumbs up button on the artists you like. If you're a fan of Bad Brains or Anthrax, make sure you give them some love.

All important, significant and iconic names in crossover thrash music history deserve your votes, so make sure to choose wisely. You can only vote once on this list.

The list includes all new crossover thrash bands, and if there are any missing on the list, you can always add them yourself. Just make sure they aren't already on the list and check your spelling, because this is already an accurate compilation of the best examples of crossover thrash, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into crossover thrash music. Especially since the bands at the top of the list will at the very least be the best choices if you're looking for a list of good crossover thrash bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent crossover thrash bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best crossover thrash bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest crossover thrash musician ever?"

If you know enough about the genre, please vote based on the quality of the band's music instead of just voting for the most popular crossover thrash bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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180 26
D.R.I. is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Heavy metal

2
174 29
Suicidal Tendencies is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Nu metal, Rock music, Heavy metal

3
118 20
Stormtroopers of Death is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Heavy metal

4
106 35
Municipal Waste is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Crust punk

5
96 34
Nuclear Assault is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Heavy metal

6
64 26
Ratos de Porão is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, D-beat, Thrash metal

7
64 26
Cro-Mags is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Youth crew

8
42 17
Discharge is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Glam metal, D-beat

9
76 45
Anthrax is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Groove metal

10
43 19
M.O.D. is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Heavy metal

11
48 23
Bad Brains is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Reggae

12
31 10
Charged GBH is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Street punk

13
64 37
Agnostic Front is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Street punk

14
49 25
Cryptic Slaughter is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Heavy metal

15
52 28
Corrosion of Conformity is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Rock music

16
47 26
The Exploited is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Street punk

17
37 18
Toxic Holocaust is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Black metal

18
38 20
Excel is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Grunge

19
33 18
Gang Green is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Skate punk, Punk rock

20
22 9
Broken Bones is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Street punk

21
24 11
Verbal Abuse is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Heavy metal

22
24 11
Wehrmacht is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal

23
37 24
Biohazard is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Nu metal, Thrash metal

24
14 4
Crumbsuckers is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Ima Luthier added

25
29 18
Gama Bomb is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Heavy metal

26
20 10
Attitude Adjustment is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Hardcore punk

27
21 11
Soziedad Alkoholika is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Thrashcore

28
24 14
The Accüsed is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Grunge

29
20 11
Leeway is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Metalcore

30
34 25
Sick of It All is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Metalcore, New York hardcore

31
25 18
Carnivore is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Heavy metal

32
31 24
Gwar is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Horror punk, Crossover thrash, Thrash metal

33
14 8
Dr. Know is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Nardcore, Punk rock

34
18 13
Uncle Slam is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Heavy metal

35
16 11
Concrete Sox is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Crust punk

36
13 8
Havok is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
gusfipe added

37
11 6
SSD is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Straight edge

38
24 20
Body Count is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Nu metal, Thrash metal

39
22 18
Dead Brain Cells is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
eddiedbc added Thrash metal, Heavy metal, Speed metal

40
22 18
Prong is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Industrial metal

41
15 11
English Dogs is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Punk rock, Hardcore punk

42
13 9
Hirax is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Heavy metal

43
11 7
Dayglo Abortions is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Punk rock, Hardcore punk

44
8 5
Sacred Reich is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
1465335486381 added Thrash metal, Groove metal, Heavy metal

45
13 11
Lawnmower Deth is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Punk rock

46
11 9
Acid Reign is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Heavy metal

47
10 8
Hellbastard is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Crust punk

48
8 6
The Varukers is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, D-beat, Anarcho-punk

49
8 6
No Mercy is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Doom metal, Crossover thrash, Thrash metal

50
7 5
MG 15 is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands