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    Top 200 albums

    1. Megadeth Rust In Peace (1990) 9.20 | 2473
    2. Opeth Blackwater Park (2001) 9.19 | 2586
    3. Metallica Ride The Lightning (1984) 9.18 | 2828
    4. Metallica Master Of Puppets (1986) 9.18 | 3066
    5. Death Symbolic (1995) 9.17 | 1743
    6. Iron Maiden The Number Of The Beast (1982) 9.14 | 2270
    7. Judas Priest Painkiller (1990) 9.13 | 1702
    8. Agalloch The Mantle (2002) 9.12 | 1293
    9. Agalloch Ashes Against The Grain (2006) 9.12 | 1222
    10. Death The Sound Of Perseverance (1998) 9.11 | 1592
    11. Iron Maiden Powerslave (1984) 9.11 | 2130
    12. Black Sabbath Paranoid (1970) 9.10 | 1454
    13. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV (1971) 9.09 | 957
    14. Opeth Still Life (1999) 9.07 | 1666
    15. Dream Theater Images And Words (1992) 9.07 | 1566
    16. Edge Of Sanity Crimson (1996) 9.07 | 670
    17. Queensrÿche Operation: Mindcrime (1988) 9.06 | 829
    18. Dream Theater Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A Memory (1999) 9.04 | 1402
    19. Iron Maiden Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son (1988) 9.03 | 1925
    20. Rainbow Rising (1976) 9.03 | 563
    21. King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) 9.03 | 424
    22. Deep Purple Machine Head (1972) 9.02 | 589
    23. Black Sabbath Black Sabbath (1970) 9.01 | 1160
    24. Dio Holy Diver (1983) 9.00 | 970
    25. Tool Lateralus (2001) 9.00 | 1050
    26. Slayer Reign In Blood (1986) 8.99 | 1966
    27. Rush Moving Pictures (1981) 8.98 | 578
    28. Opeth Ghost Reveries (2005) 8.97 | 1832
    29. Saturnus Veronika Decides To Die (2006) 8.97 | 386
    30. Nevermore Dead Heart In A Dead World (2000) 8.96 | 842
    31. Black Sabbath Heaven And Hell (1980) 8.95 | 907
    32. Dissection Storm Of The Light's Bane (1995) 8.95 | 830
    33. Summoning Stronghold (1999) 8.95 | 448
    34. Anathema Judgement (1999) 8.94 | 851
    35. Ayreon The Human Equation (2004) 8.94 | 825
    36. Nevermore This Godless Endeavor (2005) 8.94 | 975
    37. Emperor Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk (1997) 8.93 | 764
    38. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part II (1988) 8.93 | 1053
    39. Crimson Glory Transcendence (1988) 8.93 | 232
    40. Anathema Alternative 4 (1998) 8.92 | 812
    41. Black Sabbath Master Of Reality (1971) 8.92 | 981
    42. Green Carnation Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness (2001) 8.92 | 413
    43. W.A.S.P. The Crimson Idol (1992) 8.92 | 399
    44. Rush 2112 (1976) 8.92 | 500
    45. Death Human (1991) 8.91 | 1215
    46. The Gathering Mandylion (1995) 8.91 | 476
    47. Tiamat Wildhoney (1994) 8.91 | 540
    48. Draconian Arcane Rain Fell (2005) 8.90 | 649
    49. Wintersun Wintersun (2004) 8.90 | 1486
    50. Deep Purple In Rock (1970) 8.90 | 415
    51. Dark Tranquillity The Gallery (1995) 8.89 | 840
    52. Sepultura Arise (1991) 8.89 | 1048
    53. Orphaned Land Mabool (2004) 8.89 | 636
    54. Sanctuary Into The Mirror Black (1990) 8.89 | 201
    55. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin II (1969) 8.89 | 612
    56. Alice In Chains Dirt (1992) 8.89 | 673
    57. Septicflesh Communion (2008) 8.89 | 819
    58. Primordial To The Nameless Dead (2007) 8.89 | 541
    59. Blind Guardian Imaginations From The Other Side (1995) 8.88 | 1111
    60. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part I (1987) 8.88 | 1028
    61. Katatonia Brave Murder Day (1996) 8.88 | 696
    62. King Diamond Abigail (1987) 8.88 | 579
    63. Porcupine Tree In Absentia (2002) 8.88 | 675
    64. AC/DC Back In Black (1980) 8.88 | 863
    65. Tool Ænima (1996) 8.88 | 859
    66. Estatic Fear A Sombre Dance (1999) 8.88 | 244
    67. Empyrium Songs Of Moors And Misty Fields (1997) 8.88 | 363
    68. At The Gates Slaughter Of The Soul (1995) 8.87 | 931
    69. Immortal At The Heart Of Winter (1999) 8.87 | 825
    70. Iron Maiden Piece Of Mind (1983) 8.87 | 1734
    71. Moonspell Wolfheart (1995) 8.87 | 678
    72. My Dying Bride The Angel And The Dark River (1995) 8.87 | 520
    73. Slayer Seasons In The Abyss (1990) 8.87 | 1424
    74. Mercyful Fate Don't Break The Oath (1984) 8.87 | 501
    75. Porcupine Tree Fear Of A Blank Planet (2007) 8.87 | 671
    76. Be'lakor Stone's Reach (2009) 8.87 | 868
    77. Pain Of Salvation The Perfect Element, Part I (2000) 8.86 | 404
    78. Pain Of Salvation Remedy Lane (2002) 8.86 | 452
    79. In Flames The Jester Race (1996) 8.86 | 1216
    80. Savatage Gutter Ballet (1989) 8.86 | 346
    81. Mercyful Fate Melissa (1983) 8.86 | 491
    82. Running Wild Black Hand Inn (1994) 8.86 | 208
    83. Kamelot The Black Halo (2005) 8.86 | 1049
    84. Windir 1184 (2001) 8.86 | 381
    85. Rush Hemispheres (1978) 8.86 | 350
    86. Opeth Morningrise (1996) 8.85 | 1268
    87. Paradise Lost Draconian Times (1995) 8.85 | 685
    88. Sepultura Beneath The Remains (1989) 8.85 | 887
    89. Haggard Eppur Si Muove (2004) 8.85 | 480
    90. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin (1969) 8.85 | 604
    91. Death Individual Thought Patterns (1993) 8.84 | 1113
    92. Ensiferum Ensiferum (2001) 8.84 | 1127
    93. Metallica ...And Justice For All (1988) 8.84 | 2394
    94. Lake Of Tears Forever Autumn (1999) 8.84 | 220
    95. Running Wild Death Or Glory (1989) 8.84 | 215
    96. Riverside Out Of Myself (2003) 8.84 | 374
    97. Slumber Fallout (2004) 8.84 | 244
    98. Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction (1987) 8.84 | 869
    99. Saturnus Martyre (2000) 8.84 | 254
    100. Bathory Hammerheart (1990) 8.83 | 522
    101. Emperor In The Nightside Eclipse (1994) 8.83 | 784
    102. Morbid Angel Altars Of Madness (1989) 8.83 | 702
    103. Sodom Agent Orange (1989) 8.83 | 525
    104. Arcturus The Sham Mirrors (2002) 8.83 | 586
    105. Moonsorrow Kivenkantaja (2003) 8.83 | 590
    106. AC/DC Highway To Hell (1979) 8.83 | 633
    107. Motörhead Ace Of Spades (1980) 8.83 | 653
    108. Van Halen Van Halen (1978) 8.83 | 282
    109. Vektor Black Future (2009) 8.83 | 296
    110. Blind Guardian Nightfall In Middle-Earth (1998) 8.82 | 1181
    111. Candlemass Epicus Doomicus Metallicus (1986) 8.82 | 479
    112. Dark Tranquillity Damage Done (2002) 8.82 | 896
    113. Iron Maiden Somewhere In Time (1986) 8.82 | 1602
    114. Therion Theli (1996) 8.82 | 573
    115. Porcupine Tree Deadwing (2005) 8.82 | 589
    116. Kyuss Kyuss (1994) 8.82 | 270
    117. Savatage Hall Of The Mountain King (1987) 8.81 | 385
    118. Testament The Legacy (1987) 8.81 | 727
    119. Motörhead Overkill (1979) 8.81 | 471
    120. Swallow The Sun The Morning Never Came (2003) 8.81 | 504
    121. Coroner No More Color (1989) 8.81 | 238
    122. Shining V - Halmstad (2007) 8.81 | 361
    123. Control Denied The Fragile Art Of Existence (1999) 8.81 | 351
    124. Opeth My Arms, Your Hearse (1998) 8.80 | 1205
    125. Gamma Ray Land Of The Free (1995) 8.80 | 559
    126. Judas Priest Screaming For Vengeance (1982) 8.80 | 966
    127. Gojira From Mars To Sirius (2005) 8.80 | 752
    128. Riverside Second Life Syndrome (2005) 8.80 | 455
    129. Machine Head The Blackening (2007) 8.80 | 878
    130. Pantera Vulgar Display Of Power (1992) 8.79 | 1281
    131. Theatre Of Tragedy Aégis (1998) 8.79 | 326
    132. Devin Townsend Ocean Machine: Biomech (1997) 8.79 | 318
    133. Symphony X The Divine Wings Of Tragedy (1997) 8.79 | 685
    134. Moonsorrow Voimasta Ja Kunniasta (2001) 8.79 | 503
    135. Exodus Bonded By Blood (1985) 8.79 | 630
    136. Isis Oceanic (2002) 8.79 | 271
    137. Insomnium Above The Weeping World (2006) 8.79 | 722
    138. Candlemass Nightfall (1987) 8.78 | 428
    139. Overkill The Years Of Decay (1989) 8.78 | 419
    140. Megadeth Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? (1986) 8.78 | 1506
    141. My Dying Bride Turn Loose The Swans (1993) 8.78 | 492
    142. Atheist Unquestionable Presence (1991) 8.78 | 422
    143. Mors Principium Est The Unborn (2005) 8.78 | 265
    144. My Dying Bride The Dreadful Hours (2001) 8.77 | 452
    145. Carcass Heartwork (1993) 8.77 | 844
    146. Negură Bunget OM (2006) 8.77 | 301
    147. Disillusion Back To Times Of Splendor (2004) 8.77 | 229
    148. Between The Buried And Me Colors (2007) 8.77 | 453
    149. Black Sabbath Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (1973) 8.76 | 829
    150. Tristania Beyond The Veil (1999) 8.76 | 430
    151. Kamelot Epica (2003) 8.76 | 779
    152. Ensiferum Iron (2004) 8.76 | 995
    153. W.A.S.P. The Headless Children (1989) 8.76 | 277
    154. Windir Arntor (1999) 8.76 | 272
    155. Windir Likferd (2003) 8.76 | 236
    156. Rainbow Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow (1975) 8.76 | 366
    157. Isis Panopticon (2004) 8.76 | 323
    158. Therion Vovin (1998) 8.75 | 561
    159. Amorphis Tales From The Thousand Lakes (1994) 8.75 | 768
    160. Bruce Dickinson The Chemical Wedding (1998) 8.75 | 374
    161. Tristania Widow's Weeds (1998) 8.75 | 355
    162. Lacrimosa Elodia (1999) 8.75 | 206
    163. Testament The Gathering (1999) 8.75 | 698
    164. Dismember Like An Ever Flowing Stream (1991) 8.75 | 273
    165. Whitesnake Whitesnake [1987] (1987) 8.75 | 273
    166. Amon Amarth With Oden On Our Side (2006) 8.75 | 1522
    167. Opeth Deliverance (2002) 8.74 | 1506
    168. Pantera Cowboys From Hell (1990) 8.74 | 1305
    169. Testament The New Order (1988) 8.74 | 632
    170. Slayer South Of Heaven (1988) 8.74 | 1273
    171. Moonsorrow Verisäkeet (2005) 8.74 | 420
    172. Summoning Let Mortal Heroes Sing Your Fame (2001) 8.74 | 289
    173. Bolt Thrower Those Once Loyal (2005) 8.74 | 367
    174. Rotting Christ Theogonia (2007) 8.74 | 515
    175. Enslaved Axioma Ethica Odini (2010) 8.74 | 736
    176. Dimmu Borgir Enthrone Darkness Triumphant (1997) 8.73 | 929
    177. Kreator Coma Of Souls (1990) 8.73 | 617
    178. Symphony X The Odyssey (2002) 8.73 | 741
    179. Stratovarius Visions (1997) 8.73 | 638
    180. Edge Of Sanity Crimson II (2003) 8.73 | 355
    181. Agalloch Pale Folklore (1999) 8.73 | 706
    182. Suffocation Pierced From Within (1995) 8.73 | 269
    183. Angra Temple Of Shadows (2004) 8.73 | 533
    184. Rainbow Long Live Rock 'N' Roll (1978) 8.73 | 334
    185. Cynic Focus (1993) 8.73 | 572
    186. Led Zeppelin Physical Graffiti (1975) 8.73 | 424
    187. Scorpions Blackout (1982) 8.73 | 297
    188. Symphony X Paradise Lost (2007) 8.73 | 943
    189. Leprous Tall Poppy Syndrome (2009) 8.73 | 232
    190. Opeth Damnation (2003) 8.72 | 1643
    191. Anthrax Among The Living (1987) 8.72 | 752
    192. Bathory Blood Fire Death (1988) 8.72 | 499
    193. Blind Guardian Somewhere Far Beyond (1992) 8.72 | 877
    194. Judas Priest Defenders Of The Faith (1984) 8.72 | 766
    195. Kreator Extreme Aggression (1989) 8.72 | 537
    196. Ayreon Into The Electric Castle (1998) 8.72 | 430
    197. Saturnus Paradise Belongs To You (1996) 8.72 | 219
    198. Mastodon Crack The Skye (2009) 8.72 | 1008
    199. Theatre Of Tragedy Velvet Darkness They Fear (1996) 8.71 | 308
    200. Eternal Tears Of Sorrow A Virgin And A Whore (2001) 8.71 | 442