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

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173 28
Suicidal Tendencies is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Suicidal Tendencies Nu metal, Rock music, Heavy metal

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117 19
Stormtroopers of Death is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Stormtroopers of Death Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Heavy metal

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103 35
Municipal Waste is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Municipal Waste Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Crust punk

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95 34
Nuclear Assault is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Nuclear Assault Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Heavy metal

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

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62 26
Cro-Mags is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Cro-Mags Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Youth crew

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43 18
M.O.D. is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
M.O.D. Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Heavy metal

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41 17
Discharge is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Discharge Crossover thrash, Glam metal, D-beat

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75 45
Anthrax is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Anthrax Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Groove metal

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48 25
Cryptic Slaughter is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Cryptic Slaughter Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Heavy metal

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51 28
Corrosion of Conformity is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Corrosion of Conformity Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Rock music

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44 23
Bad Brains is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Bad Brains Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Reggae

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28 10
Charged GBH is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Charged GBH Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Street punk

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Agnostic Front is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Agnostic Front Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Street punk

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37 18
Toxic Holocaust is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Toxic Holocaust Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Black metal

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45 26
The Exploited is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
The Exploited Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Street punk

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

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

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24 11
Verbal Abuse is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Verbal Abuse Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Heavy metal

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21 9
Broken Bones is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Broken Bones Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Street punk

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23 11
Wehrmacht is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Wehrmacht Crossover thrash, Thrash metal

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21 10
Soziedad Alkoholika is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Soziedad Alkoholika Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Thrashcore

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35 24
Biohazard is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Biohazard Crossover thrash, Nu metal, Thrash metal

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28 18
Gama Bomb is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Gama Bomb Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Heavy metal

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18 10
Attitude Adjustment is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Attitude Adjustment Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Hardcore punk

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22 14
The Accüsed is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
The Accüsed Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Grunge

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11 4
Crumbsuckers is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Ima Luthier added Crumbsuckers

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18 11
Leeway is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Leeway Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Metalcore

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Gwar is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Gwar Horror punk, Crossover thrash, Thrash metal

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Sick of It All is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Sick of It All Crossover thrash, Metalcore, New York hardcore

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24 18
Carnivore is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Carnivore Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Heavy metal

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18 13
Uncle Slam is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Uncle Slam Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Heavy metal

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13 8
Havok is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
gusfipe added Havok

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13 8
Dr. Know is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Dr. Know Crossover thrash, Nardcore, Punk rock

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24 20
Body Count is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Body Count Crossover thrash, Nu metal, Thrash metal

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22 18
Prong is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Prong Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Industrial metal

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15 11
Concrete Sox is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Concrete Sox Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Crust punk

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13 9
Hirax is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Hirax Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Heavy metal

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10 6
SSD is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
SSD Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Straight edge

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21 18
Dead Brain Cells is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
eddiedbc added Dead Brain Cells Thrash metal, Heavy metal, Speed metal

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10 7
Dayglo Abortions is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Dayglo Abortions Crossover thrash, Punk rock, Hardcore punk

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13 11
English Dogs is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
English Dogs Crossover thrash, Punk rock, Hardcore punk

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13 11
Lawnmower Deth is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Lawnmower Deth Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Punk rock

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11 9
Acid Reign is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Acid Reign Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Heavy metal

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10 8
Hellbastard is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Hellbastard Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Crust punk

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8 6
No Mercy is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
No Mercy Doom metal, Crossover thrash, Thrash metal

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7 5
MG 15 is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands

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7 5
Sacred Reich is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
1465335486381 added Sacred Reich Thrash metal, Groove metal, Heavy metal

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7 6
The Varukers is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
The Varukers Crossover thrash, D-beat, Anarcho-punk