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    Top 200 albums

    1. Megadeth Rust In Peace (1990) 9.18 | 2245
    2. Metallica Master Of Puppets (1986) 9.17 | 2811
    3. Metallica Ride The Lightning (1984) 9.17 | 2584
    4. Opeth Blackwater Park (2001) 9.17 | 2376
    5. Iron Maiden The Number Of The Beast (1982) 9.14 | 2070
    6. Death Symbolic (1995) 9.12 | 1561
    7. Agalloch Ashes Against The Grain (2006) 9.12 | 1103
    8. Judas Priest Painkiller (1990) 9.11 | 1571
    9. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV (1971) 9.11 | 879
    10. Iron Maiden Powerslave (1984) 9.10 | 1933
    11. Agalloch The Mantle (2002) 9.10 | 1168
    12. Death The Sound Of Perseverance (1998) 9.09 | 1458
    13. Edge Of Sanity Crimson (1996) 9.09 | 601
    14. Queensrÿche Operation: Mindcrime (1988) 9.09 | 745
    15. Opeth Still Life (1999) 9.09 | 1541
    16. Dream Theater Images And Words (1992) 9.08 | 1440
    17. Black Sabbath Paranoid (1970) 9.07 | 1322
    18. King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) 9.06 | 356
    19. Dream Theater Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A Memory (1999) 9.04 | 1295
    20. Rainbow Rising (1976) 9.03 | 502
    21. Iron Maiden Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son (1988) 9.02 | 1735
    22. Deep Purple Machine Head (1972) 9.02 | 529
    23. Dio Holy Diver (1983) 9.02 | 887
    24. Black Sabbath Black Sabbath (1970) 9.01 | 1056
    25. Slayer Reign In Blood (1986) 9.01 | 1815
    26. Estatic Fear A Sombre Dance (1999) 9.00 | 228
    27. Saturnus Veronika Decides To Die (2006) 9.00 | 350
    28. Tool Lateralus (2001) 9.00 | 949
    29. Nevermore Dead Heart, In A Dead World (2000) 8.99 | 774
    30. Ayreon The Human Equation (2004) 8.97 | 787
    31. Opeth Ghost Reveries (2005) 8.97 | 1685
    32. Dissection Storm Of The Light's Bane (1995) 8.96 | 766
    33. Nevermore This Godless Endeavor (2005) 8.96 | 910
    34. Rush Moving Pictures (1981) 8.96 | 520
    35. Anathema Judgement (1999) 8.96 | 793
    36. Summoning Stronghold (1999) 8.95 | 405
    37. Green Carnation Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness (2001) 8.94 | 392
    38. Anathema Alternative 4 (1998) 8.94 | 757
    39. Black Sabbath Heaven And Hell (1980) 8.94 | 820
    40. Emperor Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk (1997) 8.94 | 721
    41. Rush 2112 (1976) 8.93 | 445
    42. Porcupine Tree Fear Of A Blank Planet (2007) 8.93 | 611
    43. Porcupine Tree In Absentia (2002) 8.92 | 622
    44. Primordial To The Nameless Dead (2007) 8.92 | 478
    45. Black Sabbath Master Of Reality (1971) 8.91 | 877
    46. Draconian Arcane Rain Fell (2005) 8.91 | 603
    47. Tool Ænima (1996) 8.91 | 777
    48. Tiamat Wildhoney (1994) 8.91 | 492
    49. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part II (1988) 8.91 | 971
    50. Kyuss Kyuss (1994) 8.91 | 233
    51. Wintersun Wintersun (2004) 8.90 | 1407
    52. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin II (1969) 8.90 | 551
    53. Sepultura Arise (1991) 8.90 | 934
    54. AC/DC Back In Black (1980) 8.90 | 783
    55. Pain Of Salvation The Perfect Element, Part I (2000) 8.90 | 382
    56. Blind Guardian Imaginations From The Other Side (1995) 8.90 | 1036
    57. Saturnus Martyre (2000) 8.90 | 242
    58. Orphaned Land Mabool (2004) 8.89 | 610
    59. Deep Purple In Rock (1970) 8.89 | 359
    60. Be'lakor Stone's Reach (2009) 8.89 | 797
    61. Alice In Chains Dirt (1992) 8.89 | 600
    62. Septicflesh Communion (2008) 8.89 | 759
    63. Death Human (1991) 8.88 | 1086
    64. In Flames The Jester Race (1996) 8.88 | 1116
    65. W.A.S.P. The Crimson Idol (1992) 8.88 | 344
    66. Windir 1184 (2001) 8.88 | 356
    67. Slayer Seasons In The Abyss (1990) 8.88 | 1296
    68. Haggard Eppur Si Muove (2004) 8.87 | 463
    69. Dark Tranquillity The Gallery (1995) 8.87 | 781
    70. Katatonia Brave Murder Day (1996) 8.87 | 652
    71. Van Halen Van Halen (1978) 8.87 | 241
    72. Empyrium Songs Of Moors And Misty Fields (1997) 8.87 | 343
    73. Slumber Fallout (2004) 8.87 | 231
    74. Rush Hemispheres (1978) 8.87 | 306
    75. The Gathering Mandylion (1995) 8.87 | 447
    76. Pain Of Salvation Remedy Lane (2002) 8.87 | 426
    77. Shining V - Halmstad (2007) 8.86 | 340
    78. Opeth Morningrise (1996) 8.86 | 1176
    79. Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction (1987) 8.86 | 788
    80. Iron Maiden Piece Of Mind (1983) 8.86 | 1571
    81. Sepultura Beneath The Remains (1989) 8.86 | 782
    82. Swallow The Sun The Morning Never Came (2003) 8.85 | 457
    83. Kamelot The Black Halo (2005) 8.85 | 993
    84. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part I (1987) 8.85 | 945
    85. Moonspell Wolfheart (1995) 8.85 | 627
    86. Lake Of Tears Forever Autumn (1999) 8.85 | 212
    87. My Dying Bride The Angel And The Dark River (1995) 8.85 | 475
    88. At The Gates Slaughter Of The Soul (1995) 8.85 | 844
    89. King Diamond Abigail (1987) 8.85 | 511
    90. Motörhead Overkill (1979) 8.85 | 408
    91. Porcupine Tree Deadwing (2005) 8.84 | 553
    92. AC/DC Highway To Hell (1979) 8.84 | 565
    93. Bathory Hammerheart (1990) 8.84 | 466
    94. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin (1969) 8.84 | 539
    95. Emperor In The Nightside Eclipse (1994) 8.84 | 719
    96. Immortal At The Heart Of Winter (1999) 8.84 | 743
    97. Mercyful Fate Don't Break The Oath (1984) 8.84 | 445
    98. Ensiferum Ensiferum (2001) 8.83 | 1060
    99. Saturnus Paradise Belongs To You (1996) 8.83 | 204
    100. Morbid Angel Altars Of Madness (1989) 8.83 | 655
    101. Testament The Legacy (1987) 8.83 | 663
    102. Disillusion Back To Times Of Splendor (2004) 8.83 | 208
    103. Therion Theli (1996) 8.83 | 532
    104. Mercyful Fate Melissa (1983) 8.83 | 436
    105. Blind Guardian Nightfall In Middle-Earth (1998) 8.83 | 1100
    106. Paradise Lost Draconian Times (1995) 8.82 | 594
    107. Arcturus The Sham Mirrors (2002) 8.82 | 531
    108. Vektor Black Future (2009) 8.82 | 225
    109. Savatage Gutter Ballet (1989) 8.82 | 313
    110. Dark Tranquillity Damage Done (2002) 8.82 | 850
    111. Motörhead Ace Of Spades (1980) 8.82 | 572
    112. Metallica ...And Justice For All (1988) 8.82 | 2206
    113. Tristania Beyond The Veil (1999) 8.82 | 405
    114. Opeth My Arms, Your Hearse (1998) 8.82 | 1119
    115. Machine Head The Blackening (2007) 8.81 | 776
    116. Riverside Second Life Syndrome (2005) 8.81 | 413
    117. Iron Maiden Somewhere In Time (1986) 8.81 | 1435
    118. Gamma Ray Land Of The Free (1995) 8.81 | 499
    119. Death Individual Thought Patterns (1993) 8.81 | 1000
    120. Led Zeppelin Physical Graffiti (1975) 8.81 | 367
    121. Dismember Like An Ever Flowing Stream (1991) 8.80 | 230
    122. Enslaved Axioma Ethica Odini (2010) 8.80 | 701
    123. Savatage Hall Of The Mountain King (1987) 8.80 | 344
    124. Riverside Out Of Myself (2003) 8.80 | 337
    125. Judas Priest Screaming For Vengeance (1982) 8.80 | 880
    126. Insomnium Above The Weeping World (2006) 8.80 | 659
    127. Mors Principium Est The Unborn (2005) 8.80 | 215
    128. Moonsorrow Kivenkantaja (2003) 8.80 | 551
    129. Rainbow Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow (1975) 8.79 | 308
    130. Negură Bunget OM (2006) 8.79 | 285
    131. Megadeth Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? (1986) 8.79 | 1369
    132. My Dying Bride Turn Loose The Swans (1993) 8.79 | 453
    133. Candlemass Epicus Doomicus Metallicus (1986) 8.79 | 433
    134. Sodom Agent Orange (1989) 8.78 | 465
    135. Devin Townsend Ocean Machine: Biomech (1997) 8.78 | 286
    136. Isis Oceanic (2002) 8.78 | 240
    137. Pantera Vulgar Display Of Power (1992) 8.78 | 1151
    138. Control Denied The Fragile Art Of Existence (1999) 8.78 | 319
    139. Symphony X The Divine Wings Of Tragedy (1997) 8.78 | 622
    140. My Dying Bride The Dreadful Hours (2001) 8.77 | 431
    141. Windir Arntor (1999) 8.77 | 254
    142. Amorphis Tales From The Thousand Lakes (1994) 8.77 | 679
    143. Moonsorrow Verisäkeet (2005) 8.77 | 424
    144. W.A.S.P. The Headless Children (1989) 8.77 | 234
    145. Isis Panopticon (2004) 8.77 | 286
    146. Black Sabbath Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (1973) 8.77 | 733
    147. Amon Amarth With Oden On Our Side (2006) 8.77 | 1430
    148. Exodus Bonded By Blood (1985) 8.76 | 571
    149. Rotting Christ Theogonia (2007) 8.76 | 470
    150. Joe Satriani Surfing With The Alien (1987) 8.76 | 200
    151. Overkill The Years Of Decay (1989) 8.76 | 359
    152. Ensiferum Iron (2004) 8.76 | 937
    153. Summoning Let Mortal Heroes Sing Your Fame (2001) 8.76 | 276
    154. Candlemass Nightfall (1987) 8.76 | 375
    155. Theatre Of Tragedy Aégis (1998) 8.76 | 300
    156. Tristania Widow's Weeds (1998) 8.76 | 340
    157. Agalloch Pale Folklore (1999) 8.76 | 647
    158. Gojira From Mars To Sirius (2005) 8.76 | 665
    159. Carcass Heartwork (1993) 8.76 | 771
    160. Opeth Deliverance (2002) 8.75 | 1403
    161. Moonsorrow Voimasta Ja Kunniasta (2001) 8.75 | 468
    162. Theatre Of Tragedy Velvet Darkness They Fear (1996) 8.75 | 282
    163. Testament The Gathering (1999) 8.75 | 639
    164. Whitesnake Whitesnake [1987] (1987) 8.75 | 231
    165. Windir Likferd (2003) 8.75 | 220
    166. Symphony X Paradise Lost (2007) 8.75 | 882
    167. Kamelot Epica (2003) 8.75 | 726
    168. Pantera Cowboys From Hell (1990) 8.75 | 1195
    169. Cynic Focus (1993) 8.75 | 534
    170. Opeth Damnation (2003) 8.74 | 1512
    171. Rainbow Long Live Rock 'N' Roll (1978) 8.74 | 287
    172. Scorpions Blackout (1982) 8.74 | 239
    173. Between The Buried And Me Colors (2007) 8.74 | 401
    174. Atheist Unquestionable Presence (1991) 8.74 | 378
    175. The Gathering Nighttime Birds (1997) 8.74 | 305
    176. Therion Vovin (1998) 8.74 | 517
    177. Slayer South Of Heaven (1988) 8.74 | 1158
    178. Judas Priest Defenders Of The Faith (1984) 8.73 | 681
    179. Nine Inch Nails The Downward Spiral (1994) 8.73 | 256
    180. Bruce Dickinson The Chemical Wedding (1998) 8.73 | 338
    181. Testament The New Order (1988) 8.73 | 568
    182. Symphony X The Odyssey (2002) 8.73 | 697
    183. Ozzy Osbourne Blizzard Of Ozz (1980) 8.72 | 550
    184. Katatonia The Great Cold Distance (2006) 8.72 | 808
    185. Artillery By Inheritance (1990) 8.72 | 264
    186. Moonspell Irreligious (1996) 8.71 | 495
    187. Immortal Sons Of Northern Darkness (2002) 8.71 | 756
    188. Diablo Swing Orchestra The Butcher's Ballroom (2006) 8.71 | 434
    189. Equilibrium Sagas (2008) 8.71 | 597
    190. Blind Guardian Somewhere Far Beyond (1992) 8.71 | 815
    191. Dragonland Astronomy (2006) 8.71 | 205
    192. Dimmu Borgir Enthrone Darkness Triumphant (1997) 8.71 | 861
    193. Kreator Coma Of Souls (1990) 8.71 | 554
    194. Rush Permanent Waves (1980) 8.71 | 273
    195. Satyricon Nemesis Divina (1996) 8.71 | 441
    196. Lost Horizon Awakening The World (2001) 8.71 | 222
    197. Stratovarius Episode (1996) 8.71 | 424
    198. Primordial The Gathering Wilderness (2005) 8.71 | 270
    199. Suffocation Pierced From Within (1995) 8.70 | 247
    200. Anthrax Among The Living (1987) 8.70 | 656