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Deathcore artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good deathcore bands includes a filter so you can sort by the groups’ label and what albums they've put out. This list of the top deathcore bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Deathcore 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 deathcore bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest deathcore bands of all time, since the most famous deathcore artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best deathcore music.

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

These artists, like Avenged Sevenfold and Underoath include images when available. Make sure to upvote the best teams/people, because they deserve it. Is Asking Alexandria better than Suicide Silence?

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

The list includes all new deathcore 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 deathcore, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into deathcore 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 deathcore bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent deathcore bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best deathcore bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest deathcore 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 deathcore bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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Thy Art Is Murder is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands

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1,068 236
Whitechapel is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
Whitechapel Deathcore, Heavy metal, Death metal

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1,166 418
Suicide Silence is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
Suicide Silence Deathcore, Heavy metal

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872 245
Chelsea Grin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
Chelsea Grin Deathcore, Metalcore, Death metal

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711 158
Carnifex is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
Carnifex Deathcore

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611 184
Born of Osiris is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
Born of Osiris Progressive metal, Deathcore, Mathcore

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431 156
Oceano is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
Oceano Deathcore, Technical death metal, Grindcore

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336 86
Infant Annihilator is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
quinton added Infant Annihilator

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508 190
All Shall Perish is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
All Shall Perish Deathcore, Melodic death metal, Technical death metal

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451 188
The Black Dahlia Murder is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
The Black Dahlia Murder Deathcore, Melodic death metal, Metalcore

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436 182
Job for a Cowboy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
Job for a Cowboy Deathcore, Heavy metal, Death metal

12
405 172
As Blood Runs Black is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
As Blood Runs Black Deathcore, Melodic death metal, Mathcore

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359 145
Impending Doom is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
Impending Doom Deathcore, Goregrind, Brutal death metal

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261 89
I Declare War is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
SamArzadumJustiniano added I Declare War

The Top Metal Albums of All Time

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359 150
Veil of Maya is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
Veil of Maya Progressive metal, Deathcore, Mathcore

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283 125
Despised Icon is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
Despised Icon Deathcore, Heavy metal, Grindcore

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249 119
Winds of Plague is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
Winds of Plague Nu metal, Symphonic black metal, Deathcore

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227 98
After The Burial is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
After The Burial Progressive metal, Deathcore, Melodic death metal

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158 90
Suffokate is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
MárkTóth added Suffokate

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219 113
Molotov Solution is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
Molotov Solution Deathcore, Groove metal, Heavy metal

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208 110
The Faceless is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
The Faceless Progressive metal, Deathcore, Melodic death metal

The Best New Original Shows on Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon

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203 110
Heaven Shall Burn is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
Heaven Shall Burn Thrash metal, Deathcore, Melodic death metal

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238 95
The Acacia Strain is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
The Acacia Strain Downtempo, Deathcore, Technical death metal

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111 54
Breakdown of Sanity is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
quinton added Breakdown of Sanity

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162 76
Upon a Burning Body is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
quinton added Upon a Burning Body Deathcore

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241 156
Emmure is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
Emmure Nu metal, Deathcore, Mathcore

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71 11
Angelmaker is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
Steven Matthews Jr. added Angelmaker

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154 89
Through the Eyes of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
Through the Eyes of the Dead Deathcore, Melodic death metal, Death metal

The Best Metal Guitarists and Guitar Teams

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67 11
Make Them Suffer is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
Alex Dalton added Make Them Suffer

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448 351
Bring Me The Horizon is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
Bring Me The Horizon Deathcore, Metalcore, Heavy metal

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96 58
And Hell Followed With is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
robbyisinfamous17 added And Hell Followed With Deathcore

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167 128
We Butter the Bread With Butte... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
We Butter the Bread With Butter Deathcore, Electronic music, Metalcore

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102 63
The Crimson Armada is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
The Crimson Armada Deathcore, Metalcore, Extreme metal

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131 80
Beneath the Massacre is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
Beneath the Massacre Deathcore, Technical death metal, Heavy metal

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130 93
For Today is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
For Today Deathcore, Metalcore, Christian metal

The Worst Albums by Great Bands

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151 79
Between the Buried and Me is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
Between the Buried and Me Progressive metal, Deathcore, Mathcore

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109 69
King Conquer is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
King Conquer Deathcore, Death metal

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99 74
Arsonists Get All the Girls is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
Arsonists Get All the Girls Deathcore, Mathcore, Metalcore

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89 60
The Red Shore is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
The Red Shore Hip hop music, Deathcore, Technical death metal

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106 59
Salt the Wound is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
Salt the Wound Deathcore, Melodic death metal

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58 43
Here Comes the Kraken is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
Here Comes the Kraken Nu metal, Deathcore

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122 76
The Red Chord is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
The Red Chord Deathcore, Technical death metal, Metalcore

The Best Screamo Bands of All Time

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76 65
Knights of the Abyss is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
Knights of the Abyss Deathcore, Melodic death metal, Technical death metal

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59 60
Beneath The Sky is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
Beneath The Sky Deathcore, Melodic death metal, Metalcore

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33 11
Black Tongue is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
dagglesbruzzy added Black Tongue Deathcore - Deathcore

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179 195
Attila is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands

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106 75
I Killed the Prom Queen is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
I Killed the Prom Queen Deathcore, Metalcore, Heavy metal

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35 6
Enterprise Earth is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
NormaJon added Enterprise Earth

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96 67
Caliban is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
Caliban Deathcore, Metalcore, Heavy metal

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43 19
Betraying The Martyrs is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Deathcore Bands
BenHawkes113 added Betraying The Martyrs