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    Top 200 albums

    1. Megadeth Rust In Peace (1990) 9.18 | 2148
    2. Metallica Master Of Puppets (1986) 9.17 | 2716
    3. Metallica Ride The Lightning (1984) 9.16 | 2497
    4. Opeth Blackwater Park (2001) 9.16 | 2271
    5. Iron Maiden The Number Of The Beast (1982) 9.12 | 2009
    6. Judas Priest Painkiller (1990) 9.10 | 1512
    7. Agalloch Ashes Against The Grain (2006) 9.10 | 1036
    8. Death Symbolic (1995) 9.10 | 1503
    9. Edge Of Sanity Crimson (1996) 9.10 | 552
    10. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV (1971) 9.09 | 827
    11. Opeth Still Life (1999) 9.09 | 1479
    12. Agalloch The Mantle (2002) 9.09 | 1108
    13. Iron Maiden Powerslave (1984) 9.09 | 1873
    14. Death The Sound Of Perseverance (1998) 9.08 | 1411
    15. Dream Theater Images And Words (1992) 9.07 | 1394
    16. Black Sabbath Paranoid (1970) 9.07 | 1276
    17. Queensrÿche Operation: Mindcrime (1988) 9.06 | 713
    18. Dream Theater Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A Memory (1999) 9.03 | 1236
    19. Black Sabbath Black Sabbath (1970) 9.01 | 1014
    20. Estatic Fear A Sombre Dance (1999) 9.01 | 202
    21. Iron Maiden Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son (1988) 9.01 | 1683
    22. Dio Holy Diver (1983) 9.01 | 844
    23. Slayer Reign In Blood (1986) 9.00 | 1746
    24. Deep Purple Machine Head (1972) 8.99 | 510
    25. Nevermore Dead Heart, In A Dead World (2000) 8.99 | 746
    26. Rainbow Rising (1976) 8.98 | 474
    27. King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) 8.97 | 336
    28. Tool Lateralus (2001) 8.97 | 901
    29. Opeth Ghost Reveries (2005) 8.96 | 1624
    30. Saturnus Veronika Decides To Die (2006) 8.96 | 333
    31. Nevermore This Godless Endeavor (2005) 8.96 | 883
    32. Ayreon The Human Equation (2004) 8.95 | 760
    33. Anathema Judgement (1999) 8.95 | 758
    34. Anathema Alternative 4 (1998) 8.93 | 731
    35. Pain Of Salvation The Perfect Element, Part I (2000) 8.92 | 372
    36. Summoning Stronghold (1999) 8.92 | 387
    37. Emperor Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk (1997) 8.92 | 694
    38. Dissection Storm Of The Light's Bane (1995) 8.92 | 740
    39. Green Carnation Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness (2001) 8.92 | 380
    40. Primordial To The Nameless Dead (2007) 8.91 | 458
    41. Wintersun Wintersun (2004) 8.91 | 1374
    42. Black Sabbath Heaven And Hell (1980) 8.91 | 790
    43. Rush Moving Pictures (1981) 8.91 | 496
    44. Black Sabbath Master Of Reality (1971) 8.91 | 832
    45. Porcupine Tree In Absentia (2002) 8.90 | 602
    46. Tiamat Wildhoney (1994) 8.90 | 476
    47. Porcupine Tree Fear Of A Blank Planet (2007) 8.90 | 583
    48. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin II (1969) 8.90 | 514
    49. AC/DC Back In Black (1980) 8.89 | 750
    50. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part II (1988) 8.89 | 946
    51. Tool Ænima (1996) 8.88 | 745
    52. Slumber Fallout (2004) 8.88 | 215
    53. Kyuss Kyuss (1994) 8.88 | 213
    54. In Flames The Jester Race (1996) 8.87 | 1074
    55. Alice In Chains Dirt (1992) 8.87 | 572
    56. Draconian Arcane Rain Fell (2005) 8.87 | 571
    57. Septicflesh Communion (2008) 8.87 | 690
    58. Be'lakor Stone's Reach (2009) 8.87 | 750
    59. Sepultura Arise (1991) 8.87 | 901
    60. Pain Of Salvation Remedy Lane (2002) 8.87 | 415
    61. Katatonia Brave Murder Day (1996) 8.87 | 629
    62. The Gathering Mandylion (1995) 8.87 | 431
    63. My Dying Bride The Angel And The Dark River (1995) 8.86 | 455
    64. Iron Maiden Piece Of Mind (1983) 8.86 | 1528
    65. Rush 2112 (1976) 8.86 | 425
    66. Orphaned Land Mabool (2004) 8.86 | 593
    67. Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction (1987) 8.86 | 748
    68. Blind Guardian Imaginations From The Other Side (1995) 8.86 | 995
    69. Dark Tranquillity The Gallery (1995) 8.86 | 755
    70. Slayer Seasons In The Abyss (1990) 8.86 | 1242
    71. Death Human (1991) 8.86 | 1049
    72. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin (1969) 8.85 | 497
    73. Windir 1184 (2001) 8.84 | 332
    74. Opeth Morningrise (1996) 8.84 | 1134
    75. Haggard Eppur Si Muove (2004) 8.84 | 454
    76. Ensiferum Ensiferum (2001) 8.84 | 1034
    77. Sepultura Beneath The Remains (1989) 8.84 | 757
    78. Saturnus Martyre (2000) 8.84 | 234
    79. King Diamond Abigail (1987) 8.83 | 488
    80. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part I (1987) 8.83 | 918
    81. Paradise Lost Draconian Times (1995) 8.83 | 567
    82. Moonspell Wolfheart (1995) 8.83 | 611
    83. Van Halen Van Halen (1978) 8.83 | 228
    84. Swallow The Sun The Morning Never Came (2003) 8.83 | 441
    85. Arcturus The Sham Mirrors (2002) 8.83 | 510
    86. AC/DC Highway To Hell (1979) 8.83 | 541
    87. W.A.S.P. The Crimson Idol (1992) 8.83 | 334
    88. Motörhead Overkill (1979) 8.83 | 397
    89. At The Gates Slaughter Of The Soul (1995) 8.82 | 802
    90. Kamelot The Black Halo (2005) 8.82 | 946
    91. Emperor In The Nightside Eclipse (1994) 8.82 | 680
    92. Opeth My Arms, Your Hearse (1998) 8.82 | 1088
    93. Deep Purple In Rock (1970) 8.82 | 348
    94. Metallica ...And Justice For All (1988) 8.82 | 2120
    95. Blind Guardian Nightfall In Middle-Earth (1998) 8.81 | 1052
    96. Empyrium Songs Of Moors And Misty Fields (1997) 8.81 | 319
    97. Testament The Legacy (1987) 8.81 | 643
    98. Porcupine Tree Deadwing (2005) 8.81 | 530
    99. Vektor Black Future (2009) 8.81 | 211
    100. Dark Tranquillity Damage Done (2002) 8.81 | 828
    101. Motörhead Ace Of Spades (1980) 8.81 | 554
    102. Tristania Beyond The Veil (1999) 8.81 | 398
    103. Riverside Second Life Syndrome (2005) 8.81 | 400
    104. Shining V - Halmstad (2007) 8.81 | 320
    105. Iron Maiden Somewhere In Time (1986) 8.80 | 1397
    106. Insomnium Above The Weeping World (2006) 8.80 | 600
    107. Megadeth Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? (1986) 8.80 | 1308
    108. Therion Theli (1996) 8.80 | 520
    109. Mercyful Fate Don't Break The Oath (1984) 8.80 | 414
    110. Mors Principium Est The Unborn (2005) 8.79 | 203
    111. Led Zeppelin Physical Graffiti (1975) 8.79 | 338
    112. Moonsorrow Kivenkantaja (2003) 8.79 | 537
    113. Immortal At The Heart Of Winter (1999) 8.79 | 708
    114. Dismember Like An Ever Flowing Stream (1991) 8.79 | 212
    115. Riverside Out Of Myself (2003) 8.79 | 326
    116. Death Individual Thought Patterns (1993) 8.78 | 967
    117. Black Sabbath Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (1973) 8.78 | 698
    118. Machine Head The Blackening (2007) 8.78 | 732
    119. Judas Priest Screaming For Vengeance (1982) 8.78 | 847
    120. Pantera Vulgar Display Of Power (1992) 8.78 | 1102
    121. Morbid Angel Altars Of Madness (1989) 8.78 | 639
    122. Mercyful Fate Melissa (1983) 8.77 | 416
    123. Bathory Hammerheart (1990) 8.77 | 451
    124. Rush Hemispheres (1978) 8.77 | 292
    125. Agalloch Pale Folklore (1999) 8.77 | 604
    126. Enslaved Axioma Ethica Odini (2010) 8.77 | 677
    127. Scorpions Blackout (1982) 8.76 | 226
    128. Ensiferum Iron (2004) 8.76 | 916
    129. Negură Bunget OM (2006) 8.76 | 280
    130. Candlemass Epicus Doomicus Metallicus (1986) 8.76 | 421
    131. Amon Amarth With Oden On Our Side (2006) 8.76 | 1395
    132. My Dying Bride Turn Loose The Swans (1993) 8.76 | 438
    133. Summoning Let Mortal Heroes Sing Your Fame (2001) 8.76 | 265
    134. Exodus Bonded By Blood (1985) 8.75 | 534
    135. Gamma Ray Land Of The Free (1995) 8.75 | 472
    136. Amorphis Tales From The Thousand Lakes (1994) 8.75 | 658
    137. My Dying Bride The Dreadful Hours (2001) 8.75 | 419
    138. Opeth Deliverance (2002) 8.75 | 1353
    139. Rainbow Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow (1975) 8.75 | 289
    140. Pantera Cowboys From Hell (1990) 8.74 | 1157
    141. Theatre Of Tragedy Velvet Darkness They Fear (1996) 8.74 | 282
    142. Tristania Widow's Weeds (1998) 8.74 | 334
    143. Gojira From Mars To Sirius (2005) 8.74 | 632
    144. Therion Vovin (1998) 8.74 | 506
    145. Overkill The Years Of Decay (1989) 8.74 | 330
    146. Ozzy Osbourne Blizzard Of Ozz (1980) 8.74 | 527
    147. Savatage Hall Of The Mountain King (1987) 8.74 | 323
    148. Testament The Gathering (1999) 8.74 | 616
    149. Opeth Damnation (2003) 8.74 | 1457
    150. Symphony X The Divine Wings Of Tragedy (1997) 8.73 | 600
    151. Isis Oceanic (2002) 8.73 | 225
    152. Symphony X Paradise Lost (2007) 8.73 | 851
    153. Isis Panopticon (2004) 8.73 | 270
    154. Candlemass Nightfall (1987) 8.73 | 369
    155. Sodom Agent Orange (1989) 8.73 | 450
    156. Theatre Of Tragedy Aégis (1998) 8.73 | 294
    157. Savatage Gutter Ballet (1989) 8.73 | 297
    158. Rotting Christ Theogonia (2007) 8.72 | 456
    159. W.A.S.P. The Headless Children (1989) 8.72 | 225
    160. Slayer South Of Heaven (1988) 8.72 | 1113
    161. Windir Arntor (1999) 8.72 | 238
    162. Symphony X The Odyssey (2002) 8.72 | 669
    163. Kamelot Epica (2003) 8.72 | 690
    164. Devin Townsend Ocean Machine: Biomech (1997) 8.72 | 272
    165. The Gathering Nighttime Birds (1997) 8.72 | 294
    166. Edge Of Sanity Crimson II (2003) 8.71 | 305
    167. Testament The New Order (1988) 8.71 | 554
    168. Windir Likferd (2003) 8.71 | 207
    169. Control Denied The Fragile Art Of Existence (1999) 8.71 | 302
    170. Katatonia The Great Cold Distance (2006) 8.71 | 780
    171. Primordial The Gathering Wilderness (2005) 8.71 | 253
    172. Whitesnake Whitesnake [1987] (1987) 8.71 | 222
    173. Judas Priest Defenders Of The Faith (1984) 8.71 | 650
    174. Moonsorrow Voimasta Ja Kunniasta (2001) 8.70 | 456
    175. Therion Lemuria (2004) 8.70 | 549
    176. Carcass Heartwork (1993) 8.70 | 733
    177. Cynic Focus (1993) 8.70 | 512
    178. Moonspell Irreligious (1996) 8.70 | 480
    179. Atheist Unquestionable Presence (1991) 8.70 | 367
    180. Equilibrium Sagas (2008) 8.69 | 573
    181. Eternal Tears Of Sorrow A Virgin And A Whore (2001) 8.69 | 413
    182. Blind Guardian Somewhere Far Beyond (1992) 8.69 | 783
    183. Kreator Coma Of Souls (1990) 8.69 | 528
    184. Kreator Extreme Aggression (1989) 8.69 | 453
    185. Dimmu Borgir Enthrone Darkness Triumphant (1997) 8.69 | 832
    186. Bolt Thrower ...For Victory (1994) 8.69 | 204
    187. Dream Theater Awake (1994) 8.69 | 1006
    188. Bruce Dickinson The Chemical Wedding (1998) 8.69 | 325
    189. Paradise Lost Icon (1993) 8.69 | 456
    190. Enslaved Below The Lights (2003) 8.68 | 298
    191. Stratovarius Visions (1997) 8.68 | 574
    192. Enslaved Isa (2004) 8.68 | 391
    193. Angra Temple Of Shadows (2004) 8.68 | 477
    194. Samael Passage (1996) 8.68 | 208
    195. In Mourning Shrouded Divine (2008) 8.68 | 341
    196. Satyricon Nemesis Divina (1996) 8.67 | 433
    197. Rainbow Long Live Rock 'N' Roll (1978) 8.67 | 270
    198. Immortal Sons Of Northern Darkness (2002) 8.67 | 725
    199. Ulver Bergtatt - Et Eeventyr I 5 Capitler (1995) 8.67 | 298
    200. Lost Horizon Awakening The World (2001) 8.67 | 214