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    Top 200 albums

    1. Opeth Blackwater Park (2001) 9.18 | 2555
    2. Megadeth Rust In Peace (1990) 9.18 | 2431
    3. Metallica Ride The Lightning (1984) 9.17 | 2780
    4. Metallica Master Of Puppets (1986) 9.17 | 3019
    5. Death Symbolic (1995) 9.16 | 1706
    6. Judas Priest Painkiller (1990) 9.13 | 1679
    7. Iron Maiden The Number Of The Beast (1982) 9.13 | 2238
    8. Death The Sound Of Perseverance (1998) 9.12 | 1566
    9. Iron Maiden Powerslave (1984) 9.11 | 2099
    10. Agalloch Ashes Against The Grain (2006) 9.11 | 1205
    11. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV (1971) 9.10 | 944
    12. Agalloch The Mantle (2002) 9.10 | 1268
    13. Black Sabbath Paranoid (1970) 9.10 | 1428
    14. Opeth Still Life (1999) 9.08 | 1644
    15. Queensrÿche Operation: Mindcrime (1988) 9.07 | 816
    16. Dream Theater Images And Words (1992) 9.07 | 1534
    17. Edge Of Sanity Crimson (1996) 9.06 | 656
    18. Dream Theater Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A Memory (1999) 9.05 | 1379
    19. Rainbow Rising (1976) 9.04 | 549
    20. King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) 9.04 | 417
    21. Deep Purple Machine Head (1972) 9.02 | 578
    22. Black Sabbath Black Sabbath (1970) 9.02 | 1137
    23. Iron Maiden Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son (1988) 9.02 | 1894
    24. Tool Lateralus (2001) 9.01 | 1027
    25. Dio Holy Diver (1983) 9.00 | 955
    26. Slayer Reign In Blood (1986) 8.99 | 1932
    27. Saturnus Veronika Decides To Die (2006) 8.98 | 379
    28. Rush Moving Pictures (1981) 8.98 | 567
    29. Opeth Ghost Reveries (2005) 8.97 | 1809
    30. Black Sabbath Heaven And Hell (1980) 8.96 | 886
    31. Nevermore Dead Heart In A Dead World (2000) 8.96 | 825
    32. Summoning Stronghold (1999) 8.95 | 440
    33. Ayreon The Human Equation (2004) 8.94 | 817
    34. Dissection Storm Of The Light's Bane (1995) 8.94 | 816
    35. Black Sabbath Master Of Reality (1971) 8.93 | 965
    36. Rush 2112 (1976) 8.93 | 489
    37. Nevermore This Godless Endeavor (2005) 8.93 | 959
    38. Anathema Judgement (1999) 8.93 | 836
    39. Emperor Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk (1997) 8.93 | 750
    40. Anathema Alternative 4 (1998) 8.92 | 798
    41. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part II (1988) 8.92 | 1034
    42. Green Carnation Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness (2001) 8.91 | 408
    43. Crimson Glory Transcendence (1988) 8.91 | 229
    44. W.A.S.P. The Crimson Idol (1992) 8.91 | 390
    45. Wintersun Wintersun (2004) 8.90 | 1472
    46. The Gathering Mandylion (1995) 8.90 | 473
    47. Tiamat Wildhoney (1994) 8.90 | 531
    48. Draconian Arcane Rain Fell (2005) 8.90 | 641
    49. Death Human (1991) 8.90 | 1187
    50. Alice In Chains Dirt (1992) 8.89 | 662
    51. Deep Purple In Rock (1970) 8.89 | 403
    52. Mercyful Fate Don't Break The Oath (1984) 8.88 | 494
    53. AC/DC Back In Black (1980) 8.88 | 854
    54. Katatonia Brave Murder Day (1996) 8.88 | 688
    55. Porcupine Tree In Absentia (2002) 8.88 | 670
    56. Tool Ænima (1996) 8.88 | 840
    57. Sepultura Arise (1991) 8.88 | 1025
    58. Primordial To The Nameless Dead (2007) 8.88 | 532
    59. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part I (1987) 8.88 | 1014
    60. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin II (1969) 8.88 | 606
    61. Estatic Fear A Sombre Dance (1999) 8.88 | 243
    62. Orphaned Land Mabool (2004) 8.88 | 636
    63. Septicflesh Communion (2008) 8.88 | 812
    64. Porcupine Tree Fear Of A Blank Planet (2007) 8.87 | 662
    65. Slayer Seasons In The Abyss (1990) 8.87 | 1397
    66. Immortal At The Heart Of Winter (1999) 8.87 | 811
    67. Saturnus Martyre (2000) 8.87 | 252
    68. Dark Tranquillity The Gallery (1995) 8.87 | 835
    69. Empyrium Songs Of Moors And Misty Fields (1997) 8.87 | 359
    70. Iron Maiden Piece Of Mind (1983) 8.87 | 1703
    71. Windir 1184 (2001) 8.87 | 377
    72. Blind Guardian Imaginations From The Other Side (1995) 8.87 | 1097
    73. Rush Hemispheres (1978) 8.87 | 345
    74. Mercyful Fate Melissa (1983) 8.87 | 483
    75. King Diamond Abigail (1987) 8.87 | 568
    76. In Flames The Jester Race (1996) 8.86 | 1197
    77. My Dying Bride The Angel And The Dark River (1995) 8.86 | 510
    78. Opeth Morningrise (1996) 8.86 | 1253
    79. Paradise Lost Draconian Times (1995) 8.86 | 678
    80. Pain Of Salvation The Perfect Element, Part I (2000) 8.86 | 393
    81. Be'lakor Stone's Reach (2009) 8.86 | 853
    82. Slumber Fallout (2004) 8.86 | 241
    83. At The Gates Slaughter Of The Soul (1995) 8.86 | 922
    84. Savatage Gutter Ballet (1989) 8.85 | 338
    85. Sepultura Beneath The Remains (1989) 8.85 | 862
    86. Riverside Out Of Myself (2003) 8.85 | 361
    87. Haggard Eppur Si Muove (2004) 8.85 | 478
    88. Kamelot The Black Halo (2005) 8.85 | 1035
    89. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin (1969) 8.85 | 597
    90. Moonspell Wolfheart (1995) 8.85 | 675
    91. Ensiferum Ensiferum (2001) 8.84 | 1117
    92. Bathory Hammerheart (1990) 8.84 | 512
    93. Pain Of Salvation Remedy Lane (2002) 8.84 | 444
    94. Death Individual Thought Patterns (1993) 8.84 | 1087
    95. Shining V - Halmstad (2007) 8.83 | 357
    96. Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction (1987) 8.83 | 856
    97. AC/DC Highway To Hell (1979) 8.83 | 621
    98. Control Denied The Fragile Art Of Existence (1999) 8.83 | 345
    99. Therion Theli (1996) 8.83 | 564
    100. Metallica ...And Justice For All (1988) 8.83 | 2359
    101. Van Halen Van Halen (1978) 8.83 | 276
    102. Running Wild Death Or Glory (1989) 8.82 | 207
    103. Lake Of Tears Forever Autumn (1999) 8.82 | 220
    104. Morbid Angel Altars Of Madness (1989) 8.82 | 696
    105. Emperor In The Nightside Eclipse (1994) 8.82 | 776
    106. Dark Tranquillity Damage Done (2002) 8.82 | 893
    107. Kyuss Kyuss (1994) 8.82 | 263
    108. Vektor Black Future (2009) 8.82 | 260
    109. Motörhead Ace Of Spades (1980) 8.82 | 626
    110. Blind Guardian Nightfall In Middle-Earth (1998) 8.82 | 1168
    111. Porcupine Tree Deadwing (2005) 8.82 | 583
    112. Arcturus The Sham Mirrors (2002) 8.82 | 579
    113. Iron Maiden Somewhere In Time (1986) 8.81 | 1571
    114. Opeth My Arms, Your Hearse (1998) 8.81 | 1189
    115. Candlemass Epicus Doomicus Metallicus (1986) 8.81 | 470
    116. Savatage Hall Of The Mountain King (1987) 8.81 | 380
    117. Sodom Agent Orange (1989) 8.81 | 512
    118. Swallow The Sun The Morning Never Came (2003) 8.81 | 495
    119. Gamma Ray Land Of The Free (1995) 8.81 | 549
    120. Testament The Legacy (1987) 8.80 | 713
    121. Gojira From Mars To Sirius (2005) 8.80 | 729
    122. Riverside Second Life Syndrome (2005) 8.80 | 442
    123. Coroner No More Color (1989) 8.80 | 231
    124. Mors Principium Est The Unborn (2005) 8.80 | 261
    125. Machine Head The Blackening (2007) 8.80 | 861
    126. Moonsorrow Kivenkantaja (2003) 8.80 | 574
    127. Theatre Of Tragedy Aégis (1998) 8.80 | 322
    128. Devin Townsend Ocean Machine: Biomech (1997) 8.79 | 312
    129. Judas Priest Screaming For Vengeance (1982) 8.79 | 947
    130. Insomnium Above The Weeping World (2006) 8.79 | 713
    131. Windir Arntor (1999) 8.79 | 268
    132. Motörhead Overkill (1979) 8.79 | 456
    133. Exodus Bonded By Blood (1985) 8.79 | 624
    134. Pantera Vulgar Display Of Power (1992) 8.78 | 1259
    135. My Dying Bride Turn Loose The Swans (1993) 8.78 | 483
    136. W.A.S.P. The Headless Children (1989) 8.78 | 268
    137. Negură Bunget OM (2006) 8.78 | 302
    138. Windir Likferd (2003) 8.78 | 231
    139. Symphony X The Divine Wings Of Tragedy (1997) 8.78 | 671
    140. Disillusion Back To Times Of Splendor (2004) 8.78 | 222
    141. Candlemass Nightfall (1987) 8.78 | 418
    142. Isis Oceanic (2002) 8.77 | 264
    143. Rainbow Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow (1975) 8.77 | 349
    144. Moonsorrow Voimasta Ja Kunniasta (2001) 8.77 | 492
    145. My Dying Bride The Dreadful Hours (2001) 8.77 | 447
    146. Megadeth Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? (1986) 8.77 | 1479
    147. Isis Panopticon (2004) 8.77 | 313
    148. Tristania Beyond The Veil (1999) 8.77 | 430
    149. Black Sabbath Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (1973) 8.77 | 809
    150. Between The Buried And Me Colors (2007) 8.77 | 444
    151. Carcass Heartwork (1993) 8.76 | 833
    152. Amorphis Tales From The Thousand Lakes (1994) 8.76 | 756
    153. Saturnus Paradise Belongs To You (1996) 8.76 | 215
    154. Kamelot Epica (2003) 8.76 | 768
    155. Enslaved Axioma Ethica Odini (2010) 8.76 | 724
    156. Tristania Widow's Weeds (1998) 8.76 | 356
    157. Therion Vovin (1998) 8.76 | 551
    158. Overkill The Years Of Decay (1989) 8.76 | 404
    159. Whitesnake Whitesnake [1987] (1987) 8.75 | 264
    160. Amon Amarth With Oden On Our Side (2006) 8.75 | 1502
    161. Lacrimosa Elodia (1999) 8.75 | 206
    162. Opeth Deliverance (2002) 8.75 | 1489
    163. Pantera Cowboys From Hell (1990) 8.75 | 1282
    164. Testament The Gathering (1999) 8.75 | 685
    165. Atheist Unquestionable Presence (1991) 8.75 | 412
    166. Ensiferum Iron (2004) 8.75 | 986
    167. Rotting Christ Theogonia (2007) 8.74 | 505
    168. Testament The New Order (1988) 8.74 | 619
    169. Bruce Dickinson The Chemical Wedding (1998) 8.74 | 371
    170. Slayer South Of Heaven (1988) 8.74 | 1251
    171. Cynic Focus (1993) 8.74 | 565
    172. Summoning Let Mortal Heroes Sing Your Fame (2001) 8.74 | 288
    173. Symphony X The Odyssey (2002) 8.73 | 729
    174. Lost Horizon Awakening The World (2001) 8.73 | 242
    175. Kreator Coma Of Souls (1990) 8.73 | 603
    176. Stratovarius Visions (1997) 8.73 | 632
    177. Bolt Thrower Those Once Loyal (2005) 8.73 | 359
    178. Ayreon Into The Electric Castle (1998) 8.73 | 427
    179. Leprous Tall Poppy Syndrome (2009) 8.73 | 229
    180. Scorpions Blackout (1982) 8.73 | 288
    181. Dimmu Borgir Enthrone Darkness Triumphant (1997) 8.73 | 913
    182. Opeth Damnation (2003) 8.73 | 1619
    183. Agalloch Pale Folklore (1999) 8.73 | 703
    184. Angra Temple Of Shadows (2004) 8.73 | 527
    185. Symphony X Paradise Lost (2007) 8.72 | 935
    186. Rainbow Long Live Rock 'N' Roll (1978) 8.72 | 325
    187. Dismember Like An Ever Flowing Stream (1991) 8.72 | 265
    188. Kreator Extreme Aggression (1989) 8.72 | 524
    189. Judas Priest Defenders Of The Faith (1984) 8.72 | 755
    190. Led Zeppelin Physical Graffiti (1975) 8.72 | 419
    191. Equilibrium Sagas (2008) 8.71 | 607
    192. Bathory Blood Fire Death (1988) 8.71 | 491
    193. Judas Priest Sad Wings Of Destiny (1976) 8.71 | 656
    194. Edge Of Sanity Crimson II (2003) 8.71 | 346
    195. Moonsorrow Verisäkeet (2005) 8.71 | 402
    196. Suffocation Pierced From Within (1995) 8.71 | 264
    197. Mastodon Crack The Skye (2009) 8.71 | 991
    198. Eternal Tears Of Sorrow A Virgin And A Whore (2001) 8.71 | 441
    199. Primordial The Gathering Wilderness (2005) 8.71 | 289
    200. Blind Guardian Somewhere Far Beyond (1992) 8.70 | 868