Hardcore haes spawned the straight edge movement an its associated submovements, hardline an youth crew. Hardcore wis hivily involved with the rise o the independent record labels in the 1980s, an wi the do it yourself (DIY) ethos in unnergrund muisic scenes. It haes influenced several muisic genres which hae experienced mainstream success, such as: metalcore, grunge, thrash metal, emo an post-hardcore.
While traditional hardcore haes never experienced mainstream commercial success, some o its early pioneers have garnered appreciation over time. Black Flag's album Damaged wis includit in Rolling Stone magazine's 2003 leet o the 500 greatest albums o all time, and the Dead Kennedys hae seen ane o their albums reach gold status over a period o 25 years. More recently, baunds such as Hatebreed, Gallows an Rise Against hae achieved commercial success on major record labels.