FemMetal Awards 2023 offers 20 year-long free advertising spaces for the Top 20 nominees. The ranking of the Top 20 is based on the votes of the polls and the categories, always giving an advantage to the breakthrough categories as bands nominated to these categories usually benefit more from the spaces.

To learn more about how the top 20 are determined, read the section “How Are Ad Space Winners Determined?” on the General Info page.

This year’s Top 20 are:

  1. Cassidy Paris
  2. Never Obey Again
  3. Ignea
  4. Within Temptation
  5. Nita Strauss
  6. Cristina Scabbia
  7. Delain
  8. Scene Queen
  9. The Effigy
  10. Butcher Babies
  11. Beyond the Black
  12. Crypta
  13. Stellvris
  14. Degrees of Truth
  15. Nicoletta Rosellini
  16. Exiled Hope
  17. Sophie Lloyd
  18. Tashha
  19. Mystfall
  20. Amnesiak
Reuel Way

Being a feminist has been normalized as an irregularity through our patriarchal society, so I'd rather be called a "decent human" than a "feminist man". I breathe Metal and Rock and have a screwed-up sense of humour.