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The Best Crossover Thrash Bands  

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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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Suicidal Tendencies is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Nu metal, Rock music, Heavy metal
2
D.R.I. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Heavy metal
3
Stormtroopers of Death is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Heavy metal
4
Municipal Waste is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Crust punk
5
Nuclear Assault is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Heavy metal
6
Cro-Mags is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Youth crew
7
Ratos de Porão is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, D-beat, Thrash metal
8
Corrosion of Conformity is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Rock music
9
Agnostic Front is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Street punk
10
Anthrax is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Groove metal
11
Cryptic Slaughter is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Heavy metal
12
M.O.D. is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Heavy metal
13
Discharge is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Glam metal, D-beat
14
Bad Brains is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Reggae
15
The Exploited is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Street punk
16
Charged GBH is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Street punk
17
Excel is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Grunge
18
Toxic Holocaust is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Black metal
19
Crumbsuckers is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Ima Luthier added
20
Gang Green is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Skate punk, Punk rock
21
Verbal Abuse is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Heavy metal
22
Attitude Adjustment is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Hardcore punk
23
Broken Bones is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Street punk
24
The Accüsed is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Thrash metal, Grunge
25
Biohazard is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Crossover Thrash Bands
Crossover thrash, Nu metal, Thrash metal