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    Top 200 albums

    1. Megadeth Rust In Peace (1990) 9.18 | 2231
    2. Metallica Master Of Puppets (1986) 9.17 | 2799
    3. Opeth Blackwater Park (2001) 9.17 | 2369
    4. Metallica Ride The Lightning (1984) 9.17 | 2574
    5. Iron Maiden The Number Of The Beast (1982) 9.13 | 2060
    6. Agalloch Ashes Against The Grain (2006) 9.12 | 1102
    7. Death Symbolic (1995) 9.11 | 1557
    8. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV (1971) 9.10 | 876
    9. Edge Of Sanity Crimson (1996) 9.10 | 599
    10. Judas Priest Painkiller (1990) 9.10 | 1562
    11. Agalloch The Mantle (2002) 9.10 | 1165
    12. Iron Maiden Powerslave (1984) 9.10 | 1927
    13. Opeth Still Life (1999) 9.09 | 1537
    14. Queensrÿche Operation: Mindcrime (1988) 9.08 | 741
    15. Dream Theater Images And Words (1992) 9.08 | 1433
    16. Black Sabbath Paranoid (1970) 9.07 | 1316
    17. Death The Sound Of Perseverance (1998) 9.07 | 1457
    18. Dream Theater Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A Memory (1999) 9.04 | 1285
    19. Iron Maiden Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son (1988) 9.02 | 1727
    20. Estatic Fear A Sombre Dance (1999) 9.02 | 224
    21. Deep Purple Machine Head (1972) 9.01 | 527
    22. Black Sabbath Black Sabbath (1970) 9.01 | 1054
    23. King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) 9.01 | 356
    24. Dio Holy Diver (1983) 9.01 | 884
    25. Saturnus Veronika Decides To Die (2006) 9.00 | 352
    26. Slayer Reign In Blood (1986) 9.00 | 1801
    27. Rainbow Rising (1976) 9.00 | 501
    28. Tool Lateralus (2001) 9.00 | 945
    29. Nevermore Dead Heart, In A Dead World (2000) 8.99 | 770
    30. Anathema Judgement (1999) 8.97 | 795
    31. Opeth Ghost Reveries (2005) 8.97 | 1679
    32. Nevermore This Godless Endeavor (2005) 8.96 | 905
    33. Ayreon The Human Equation (2004) 8.95 | 786
    34. Summoning Stronghold (1999) 8.95 | 402
    35. Green Carnation Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness (2001) 8.95 | 393
    36. Dissection Storm Of The Light's Bane (1995) 8.94 | 764
    37. Anathema Alternative 4 (1998) 8.94 | 758
    38. Porcupine Tree Fear Of A Blank Planet (2007) 8.93 | 612
    39. Rush Moving Pictures (1981) 8.93 | 515
    40. Black Sabbath Heaven And Hell (1980) 8.93 | 817
    41. Primordial To The Nameless Dead (2007) 8.93 | 478
    42. Emperor Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk (1997) 8.92 | 718
    43. Porcupine Tree In Absentia (2002) 8.92 | 624
    44. Tiamat Wildhoney (1994) 8.92 | 490
    45. Kyuss Kyuss (1994) 8.91 | 231
    46. Tool Ænima (1996) 8.91 | 775
    47. Saturnus Martyre (2000) 8.91 | 243
    48. Draconian Arcane Rain Fell (2005) 8.91 | 605
    49. Black Sabbath Master Of Reality (1971) 8.90 | 870
    50. Pain Of Salvation The Perfect Element, Part I (2000) 8.90 | 383
    51. Wintersun Wintersun (2004) 8.90 | 1406
    52. AC/DC Back In Black (1980) 8.89 | 783
    53. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part II (1988) 8.89 | 967
    54. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin II (1969) 8.89 | 549
    55. Alice In Chains Dirt (1992) 8.89 | 596
    56. Deep Purple In Rock (1970) 8.89 | 360
    57. Be'lakor Stone's Reach (2009) 8.89 | 794
    58. Septicflesh Communion (2008) 8.88 | 756
    59. Blind Guardian Imaginations From The Other Side (1995) 8.88 | 1030
    60. Rush 2112 (1976) 8.88 | 442
    61. Sepultura Arise (1991) 8.88 | 932
    62. Katatonia Brave Murder Day (1996) 8.88 | 652
    63. Pain Of Salvation Remedy Lane (2002) 8.88 | 426
    64. In Flames The Jester Race (1996) 8.88 | 1110
    65. Slumber Fallout (2004) 8.88 | 231
    66. Orphaned Land Mabool (2004) 8.87 | 610
    67. The Gathering Mandylion (1995) 8.87 | 447
    68. Slayer Seasons In The Abyss (1990) 8.87 | 1286
    69. Lake Of Tears Forever Autumn (1999) 8.87 | 212
    70. Dark Tranquillity The Gallery (1995) 8.87 | 779
    71. Opeth Morningrise (1996) 8.86 | 1173
    72. Iron Maiden Piece Of Mind (1983) 8.86 | 1567
    73. My Dying Bride The Angel And The Dark River (1995) 8.86 | 475
    74. Shining V - Halmstad (2007) 8.86 | 338
    75. Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction (1987) 8.86 | 785
    76. Death Human (1991) 8.86 | 1084
    77. Swallow The Sun The Morning Never Came (2003) 8.86 | 458
    78. W.A.S.P. The Crimson Idol (1992) 8.85 | 343
    79. Moonspell Wolfheart (1995) 8.85 | 624
    80. AC/DC Highway To Hell (1979) 8.84 | 565
    81. Porcupine Tree Deadwing (2005) 8.84 | 555
    82. Haggard Eppur Si Muove (2004) 8.84 | 462
    83. Saturnus Paradise Belongs To You (1996) 8.84 | 204
    84. At The Gates Slaughter Of The Soul (1995) 8.84 | 839
    85. Sepultura Beneath The Remains (1989) 8.84 | 782
    86. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin (1969) 8.83 | 537
    87. Disillusion Back To Times Of Splendor (2004) 8.83 | 208
    88. Emperor In The Nightside Eclipse (1994) 8.83 | 717
    89. Empyrium Songs Of Moors And Misty Fields (1997) 8.83 | 344
    90. Riverside Second Life Syndrome (2005) 8.83 | 413
    91. Windir 1184 (2001) 8.83 | 355
    92. Kamelot The Black Halo (2005) 8.83 | 994
    93. Tristania Beyond The Veil (1999) 8.83 | 406
    94. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part I (1987) 8.83 | 941
    95. Therion Theli (1996) 8.82 | 533
    96. King Diamond Abigail (1987) 8.82 | 509
    97. Motörhead Overkill (1979) 8.82 | 406
    98. Paradise Lost Draconian Times (1995) 8.82 | 593
    99. Immortal At The Heart Of Winter (1999) 8.82 | 738
    100. Ensiferum Ensiferum (2001) 8.82 | 1059
    101. Opeth My Arms, Your Hearse (1998) 8.82 | 1117
    102. Van Halen Van Halen (1978) 8.82 | 240
    103. Blind Guardian Nightfall In Middle-Earth (1998) 8.82 | 1094
    104. Dark Tranquillity Damage Done (2002) 8.81 | 849
    105. Metallica ...And Justice For All (1988) 8.81 | 2196
    106. Morbid Angel Altars Of Madness (1989) 8.81 | 655
    107. Mercyful Fate Don't Break The Oath (1984) 8.81 | 440
    108. Mors Principium Est The Unborn (2005) 8.81 | 212
    109. Vektor Black Future (2009) 8.81 | 222
    110. Testament The Legacy (1987) 8.81 | 661
    111. Insomnium Above The Weeping World (2006) 8.81 | 654
    112. Iron Maiden Somewhere In Time (1986) 8.81 | 1429
    113. Arcturus The Sham Mirrors (2002) 8.80 | 529
    114. Motörhead Ace Of Spades (1980) 8.80 | 572
    115. Dismember Like An Ever Flowing Stream (1991) 8.80 | 229
    116. Rush Hemispheres (1978) 8.80 | 305
    117. Bathory Hammerheart (1990) 8.80 | 465
    118. Mercyful Fate Melissa (1983) 8.80 | 434
    119. Death Individual Thought Patterns (1993) 8.79 | 1000
    120. Enslaved Axioma Ethica Odini (2010) 8.79 | 698
    121. My Dying Bride Turn Loose The Swans (1993) 8.79 | 451
    122. Riverside Out Of Myself (2003) 8.79 | 336
    123. Megadeth Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? (1986) 8.78 | 1357
    124. Judas Priest Screaming For Vengeance (1982) 8.78 | 875
    125. Machine Head The Blackening (2007) 8.78 | 771
    126. My Dying Bride The Dreadful Hours (2001) 8.78 | 432
    127. Savatage Hall Of The Mountain King (1987) 8.77 | 341
    128. Led Zeppelin Physical Graffiti (1975) 8.77 | 367
    129. Moonsorrow Kivenkantaja (2003) 8.77 | 550
    130. Isis Oceanic (2002) 8.77 | 239
    131. Gamma Ray Land Of The Free (1995) 8.77 | 495
    132. Agalloch Pale Folklore (1999) 8.77 | 645
    133. Candlemass Epicus Doomicus Metallicus (1986) 8.77 | 433
    134. Amon Amarth With Oden On Our Side (2006) 8.76 | 1429
    135. Theatre Of Tragedy Aégis (1998) 8.76 | 300
    136. Black Sabbath Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (1973) 8.76 | 726
    137. Theatre Of Tragedy Velvet Darkness They Fear (1996) 8.76 | 283
    138. Summoning Let Mortal Heroes Sing Your Fame (2001) 8.76 | 272
    139. Savatage Gutter Ballet (1989) 8.76 | 311
    140. Pantera Vulgar Display Of Power (1992) 8.76 | 1149
    141. Moonsorrow Verisäkeet (2005) 8.76 | 421
    142. Gojira From Mars To Sirius (2005) 8.75 | 661
    143. Symphony X The Divine Wings Of Tragedy (1997) 8.75 | 618
    144. Tristania Widow's Weeds (1998) 8.75 | 340
    145. Opeth Deliverance (2002) 8.75 | 1401
    146. Rainbow Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow (1975) 8.75 | 310
    147. Isis Panopticon (2004) 8.75 | 284
    148. Amorphis Tales From The Thousand Lakes (1994) 8.75 | 679
    149. Sodom Agent Orange (1989) 8.74 | 464
    150. Carcass Heartwork (1993) 8.74 | 767
    151. Negură Bunget OM (2006) 8.74 | 286
    152. Primordial The Gathering Wilderness (2005) 8.74 | 270
    153. Opeth Damnation (2003) 8.74 | 1509
    154. Devin Townsend Ocean Machine: Biomech (1997) 8.74 | 284
    155. Candlemass Nightfall (1987) 8.74 | 375
    156. Ensiferum Iron (2004) 8.74 | 936
    157. Kamelot Epica (2003) 8.73 | 723
    158. The Gathering Nighttime Birds (1997) 8.73 | 305
    159. Rotting Christ Theogonia (2007) 8.73 | 472
    160. Control Denied The Fragile Art Of Existence (1999) 8.73 | 315
    161. Symphony X Paradise Lost (2007) 8.73 | 878
    162. Therion Vovin (1998) 8.73 | 517
    163. Testament The Gathering (1999) 8.73 | 636
    164. Windir Likferd (2003) 8.73 | 217
    165. Pantera Cowboys From Hell (1990) 8.73 | 1193
    166. Slayer South Of Heaven (1988) 8.72 | 1149
    167. Moonsorrow Voimasta Ja Kunniasta (2001) 8.72 | 467
    168. Cynic Focus (1993) 8.72 | 533
    169. Katatonia The Great Cold Distance (2006) 8.72 | 809
    170. Overkill The Years Of Decay (1989) 8.72 | 358
    171. Between The Buried And Me Colors (2007) 8.72 | 398
    172. Bruce Dickinson The Chemical Wedding (1998) 8.72 | 335
    173. Exodus Bonded By Blood (1985) 8.72 | 565
    174. Symphony X The Odyssey (2002) 8.71 | 693
    175. Dragonland Astronomy (2006) 8.71 | 203
    176. Scorpions Blackout (1982) 8.71 | 238
    177. Edge Of Sanity Crimson II (2003) 8.71 | 331
    178. Testament The New Order (1988) 8.71 | 564
    179. W.A.S.P. The Headless Children (1989) 8.71 | 233
    180. Ozzy Osbourne Blizzard Of Ozz (1980) 8.71 | 544
    181. Atheist Unquestionable Presence (1991) 8.70 | 377
    182. Equilibrium Sagas (2008) 8.70 | 597
    183. Blind Guardian Somewhere Far Beyond (1992) 8.70 | 811
    184. Windir Arntor (1999) 8.70 | 253
    185. Judas Priest Defenders Of The Faith (1984) 8.70 | 678
    186. Whitesnake Whitesnake [1987] (1987) 8.70 | 230
    187. Dimmu Borgir Enthrone Darkness Triumphant (1997) 8.70 | 859
    188. Empyrium A Wintersunset... (1996) 8.70 | 216
    189. Dio The Last In Line (1984) 8.70 | 430
    190. Carcass Necroticism: Descanting The Insalubrious (1991) 8.69 | 478
    191. In Mourning Shrouded Divine (2008) 8.69 | 364
    192. Moonspell Irreligious (1996) 8.69 | 495
    193. Bolt Thrower ...For Victory (1994) 8.69 | 213
    194. Immortal Sons Of Northern Darkness (2002) 8.69 | 751
    195. Stratovarius Episode (1996) 8.69 | 423
    196. Therion Lemuria (2004) 8.69 | 559
    197. Drudkh Autumn Aurora (2004) 8.69 | 204
    198. Rainbow Long Live Rock 'N' Roll (1978) 8.69 | 287
    199. Paradise Lost Icon (1993) 8.69 | 479
    200. Dream Theater Awake (1994) 8.69 | 1033