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    Top 200 albums

    1. Megadeth Rust In Peace (1990) 9.19 | 2289
    2. Opeth Blackwater Park (2001) 9.18 | 2416
    3. Metallica Master Of Puppets (1986) 9.18 | 2865
    4. Metallica Ride The Lightning (1984) 9.17 | 2635
    5. Death Symbolic (1995) 9.15 | 1591
    6. Iron Maiden The Number Of The Beast (1982) 9.13 | 2110
    7. Judas Priest Painkiller (1990) 9.12 | 1594
    8. Agalloch Ashes Against The Grain (2006) 9.12 | 1118
    9. Death The Sound Of Perseverance (1998) 9.11 | 1488
    10. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV (1971) 9.11 | 897
    11. Agalloch The Mantle (2002) 9.10 | 1186
    12. Iron Maiden Powerslave (1984) 9.10 | 1974
    13. Edge Of Sanity Crimson (1996) 9.09 | 604
    14. Queensrÿche Operation: Mindcrime (1988) 9.09 | 762
    15. Opeth Still Life (1999) 9.09 | 1568
    16. Dream Theater Images And Words (1992) 9.08 | 1458
    17. King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) 9.08 | 374
    18. Black Sabbath Paranoid (1970) 9.08 | 1349
    19. Dream Theater Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A Memory (1999) 9.06 | 1310
    20. Rainbow Rising (1976) 9.04 | 511
    21. Dio Holy Diver (1983) 9.02 | 902
    22. Deep Purple Machine Head (1972) 9.02 | 540
    23. Black Sabbath Black Sabbath (1970) 9.01 | 1075
    24. Iron Maiden Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son (1988) 9.01 | 1769
    25. Tool Lateralus (2001) 9.00 | 964
    26. Slayer Reign In Blood (1986) 9.00 | 1848
    27. Ayreon The Human Equation (2004) 8.98 | 786
    28. Rush Moving Pictures (1981) 8.98 | 527
    29. Saturnus Veronika Decides To Die (2006) 8.98 | 353
    30. Nevermore Dead Heart, In A Dead World (2000) 8.98 | 785
    31. Opeth Ghost Reveries (2005) 8.97 | 1720
    32. Summoning Stronghold (1999) 8.96 | 399
    33. Nevermore This Godless Endeavor (2005) 8.95 | 921
    34. Anathema Judgement (1999) 8.95 | 790
    35. Estatic Fear A Sombre Dance (1999) 8.95 | 229
    36. Black Sabbath Heaven And Hell (1980) 8.95 | 840
    37. Dissection Storm Of The Light's Bane (1995) 8.94 | 776
    38. Rush 2112 (1976) 8.94 | 452
    39. Emperor Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk (1997) 8.93 | 719
    40. Anathema Alternative 4 (1998) 8.93 | 754
    41. Green Carnation Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness (2001) 8.93 | 390
    42. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part II (1988) 8.93 | 977
    43. Porcupine Tree Fear Of A Blank Planet (2007) 8.92 | 624
    44. Black Sabbath Master Of Reality (1971) 8.92 | 901
    45. Porcupine Tree In Absentia (2002) 8.91 | 636
    46. Alice In Chains Dirt (1992) 8.91 | 621
    47. Sepultura Arise (1991) 8.91 | 954
    48. Windir 1184 (2001) 8.91 | 353
    49. AC/DC Back In Black (1980) 8.91 | 804
    50. W.A.S.P. The Crimson Idol (1992) 8.91 | 349
    51. Wintersun Wintersun (2004) 8.90 | 1409
    52. Death Human (1991) 8.90 | 1107
    53. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin II (1969) 8.90 | 569
    54. Orphaned Land Mabool (2004) 8.90 | 613
    55. Tool Ænima (1996) 8.90 | 784
    56. The Gathering Mandylion (1995) 8.89 | 445
    57. Slayer Seasons In The Abyss (1990) 8.89 | 1323
    58. Septicflesh Communion (2008) 8.89 | 776
    59. Deep Purple In Rock (1970) 8.89 | 370
    60. Rush Hemispheres (1978) 8.89 | 310
    61. Draconian Arcane Rain Fell (2005) 8.89 | 605
    62. Blind Guardian Imaginations From The Other Side (1995) 8.89 | 1048
    63. Haggard Eppur Si Muove (2004) 8.89 | 462
    64. Tiamat Wildhoney (1994) 8.88 | 492
    65. In Flames The Jester Race (1996) 8.88 | 1135
    66. Primordial To The Nameless Dead (2007) 8.88 | 492
    67. Pain Of Salvation The Perfect Element, Part I (2000) 8.88 | 381
    68. Van Halen Van Halen (1978) 8.87 | 251
    69. King Diamond Abigail (1987) 8.87 | 526
    70. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part I (1987) 8.87 | 955
    71. Kamelot The Black Halo (2005) 8.87 | 991
    72. Saturnus Martyre (2000) 8.87 | 240
    73. Kyuss Kyuss (1994) 8.87 | 240
    74. Pain Of Salvation Remedy Lane (2002) 8.87 | 423
    75. Be'lakor Stone's Reach (2009) 8.87 | 791
    76. Empyrium Songs Of Moors And Misty Fields (1997) 8.87 | 339
    77. Iron Maiden Piece Of Mind (1983) 8.86 | 1600
    78. Mercyful Fate Don't Break The Oath (1984) 8.86 | 455
    79. Sepultura Beneath The Remains (1989) 8.86 | 799
    80. Opeth Morningrise (1996) 8.86 | 1194
    81. Katatonia Brave Murder Day (1996) 8.86 | 649
    82. Dark Tranquillity The Gallery (1995) 8.86 | 791
    83. Immortal At The Heart Of Winter (1999) 8.85 | 750
    84. At The Gates Slaughter Of The Soul (1995) 8.85 | 856
    85. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin (1969) 8.85 | 555
    86. Savatage Gutter Ballet (1989) 8.85 | 310
    87. Mercyful Fate Melissa (1983) 8.85 | 447
    88. Moonspell Wolfheart (1995) 8.84 | 626
    89. Slumber Fallout (2004) 8.84 | 227
    90. Shining V - Halmstad (2007) 8.84 | 331
    91. Devin Townsend Ocean Machine: Biomech (1997) 8.84 | 294
    92. Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction (1987) 8.84 | 809
    93. AC/DC Highway To Hell (1979) 8.84 | 584
    94. Morbid Angel Altars Of Madness (1989) 8.84 | 662
    95. Vektor Black Future (2009) 8.83 | 230
    96. Riverside Out Of Myself (2003) 8.83 | 337
    97. Metallica ...And Justice For All (1988) 8.83 | 2245
    98. Swallow The Sun The Morning Never Came (2003) 8.83 | 452
    99. Testament The Legacy (1987) 8.83 | 682
    100. Arcturus The Sham Mirrors (2002) 8.83 | 532
    101. Coroner No More Color (1989) 8.83 | 208
    102. Motörhead Overkill (1979) 8.83 | 415
    103. Blind Guardian Nightfall In Middle-Earth (1998) 8.83 | 1117
    104. Therion Theli (1996) 8.83 | 535
    105. Ensiferum Ensiferum (2001) 8.83 | 1072
    106. My Dying Bride The Angel And The Dark River (1995) 8.83 | 472
    107. Motörhead Ace Of Spades (1980) 8.83 | 585
    108. Emperor In The Nightside Eclipse (1994) 8.83 | 730
    109. Sodom Agent Orange (1989) 8.82 | 472
    110. Gamma Ray Land Of The Free (1995) 8.82 | 510
    111. Mors Principium Est The Unborn (2005) 8.82 | 241
    112. Windir Arntor (1999) 8.82 | 251
    113. Lake Of Tears Forever Autumn (1999) 8.82 | 211
    114. Paradise Lost Draconian Times (1995) 8.82 | 600
    115. Death Individual Thought Patterns (1993) 8.82 | 1025
    116. Porcupine Tree Deadwing (2005) 8.82 | 560
    117. Machine Head The Blackening (2007) 8.81 | 797
    118. Bathory Hammerheart (1990) 8.81 | 478
    119. Dark Tranquillity Damage Done (2002) 8.81 | 860
    120. Opeth My Arms, Your Hearse (1998) 8.81 | 1138
    121. Moonsorrow Kivenkantaja (2003) 8.80 | 549
    122. Tristania Beyond The Veil (1999) 8.80 | 408
    123. Disillusion Back To Times Of Splendor (2004) 8.80 | 209
    124. Iron Maiden Somewhere In Time (1986) 8.80 | 1466
    125. Riverside Second Life Syndrome (2005) 8.80 | 417
    126. Candlemass Epicus Doomicus Metallicus (1986) 8.80 | 433
    127. Control Denied The Fragile Art Of Existence (1999) 8.80 | 324
    128. Pantera Vulgar Display Of Power (1992) 8.80 | 1177
    129. W.A.S.P. The Headless Children (1989) 8.80 | 241
    130. Judas Priest Screaming For Vengeance (1982) 8.79 | 895
    131. Isis Oceanic (2002) 8.79 | 242
    132. Insomnium Above The Weeping World (2006) 8.79 | 671
    133. Overkill The Years Of Decay (1989) 8.79 | 367
    134. Exodus Bonded By Blood (1985) 8.79 | 586
    135. Gojira From Mars To Sirius (2005) 8.78 | 683
    136. Savatage Hall Of The Mountain King (1987) 8.78 | 348
    137. Saturnus Paradise Belongs To You (1996) 8.78 | 202
    138. Megadeth Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? (1986) 8.78 | 1390
    139. Windir Likferd (2003) 8.78 | 219
    140. Symphony X The Divine Wings Of Tragedy (1997) 8.78 | 627
    141. Negură Bunget OM (2006) 8.78 | 289
    142. Cynic Focus (1993) 8.77 | 536
    143. Led Zeppelin Physical Graffiti (1975) 8.77 | 384
    144. Black Sabbath Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (1973) 8.77 | 756
    145. Amorphis Tales From The Thousand Lakes (1994) 8.77 | 687
    146. Carcass Heartwork (1993) 8.77 | 781
    147. My Dying Bride Turn Loose The Swans (1993) 8.77 | 453
    148. Accept Restless And Wild (1982) 8.77 | 287
    149. Coroner Mental Vortex (1991) 8.77 | 205
    150. Testament The Gathering (1999) 8.77 | 660
    151. Rainbow Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow (1975) 8.77 | 316
    152. Candlemass Nightfall (1987) 8.77 | 378
    153. Moonsorrow Voimasta Ja Kunniasta (2001) 8.76 | 470
    154. Amon Amarth With Oden On Our Side (2006) 8.76 | 1449
    155. Between The Buried And Me Colors (2007) 8.76 | 411
    156. Kamelot Epica (2003) 8.76 | 729
    157. Pantera Cowboys From Hell (1990) 8.76 | 1214
    158. Ensiferum Iron (2004) 8.76 | 947
    159. Whitesnake Whitesnake [1987] (1987) 8.76 | 246
    160. Therion Vovin (1998) 8.76 | 519
    161. My Dying Bride The Dreadful Hours (2001) 8.75 | 430
    162. Tristania Widow's Weeds (1998) 8.75 | 337
    163. Scorpions Blackout (1982) 8.75 | 252
    164. Isis Panopticon (2004) 8.75 | 296
    165. Theatre Of Tragedy Aégis (1998) 8.75 | 303
    166. Enslaved Axioma Ethica Odini (2010) 8.75 | 677
    167. Slayer South Of Heaven (1988) 8.75 | 1186
    168. Kreator Coma Of Souls (1990) 8.74 | 565
    169. Testament The New Order (1988) 8.74 | 587
    170. Opeth Deliverance (2002) 8.74 | 1422
    171. Dismember Like An Ever Flowing Stream (1991) 8.74 | 237
    172. Rotting Christ Theogonia (2007) 8.74 | 476
    173. Joe Satriani Surfing With The Alien (1987) 8.74 | 206
    174. Bruce Dickinson The Chemical Wedding (1998) 8.74 | 346
    175. Symphony X The Odyssey (2002) 8.74 | 693
    176. Atheist Unquestionable Presence (1991) 8.74 | 384
    177. Opeth Damnation (2003) 8.74 | 1545
    178. Agalloch Pale Folklore (1999) 8.74 | 662
    179. Devin Townsend Ziltoid The Omniscient (2007) 8.73 | 408
    180. Lost Horizon Awakening The World (2001) 8.73 | 232
    181. Judas Priest Defenders Of The Faith (1984) 8.73 | 689
    182. Symphony X Paradise Lost (2007) 8.73 | 885
    183. Angra Temple Of Shadows (2004) 8.72 | 499
    184. Ozzy Osbourne Blizzard Of Ozz (1980) 8.72 | 559
    185. Summoning Let Mortal Heroes Sing Your Fame (2001) 8.72 | 264
    186. Anthrax Among The Living (1987) 8.72 | 674
    187. Diablo Swing Orchestra The Butcher's Ballroom (2006) 8.72 | 438
    188. Kreator Extreme Aggression (1989) 8.72 | 491
    189. Savatage Edge Of Thorns (1993) 8.72 | 259
    190. Edge Of Sanity Crimson II (2003) 8.72 | 325
    191. Dimmu Borgir Enthrone Darkness Triumphant (1997) 8.72 | 869
    192. Theatre Of Tragedy Velvet Darkness They Fear (1996) 8.72 | 287
    193. Eternal Tears Of Sorrow A Virgin And A Whore (2001) 8.72 | 430
    194. Rainbow Long Live Rock 'N' Roll (1978) 8.72 | 298
    195. Masterplan Masterplan (2003) 8.72 | 302
    196. Annihilator Never, Neverland (1990) 8.71 | 374
    197. W.A.S.P. W.A.S.P. (1984) 8.71 | 285
    198. Nine Inch Nails The Downward Spiral (1994) 8.71 | 272
    199. Judas Priest Sad Wings Of Destiny (1976) 8.70 | 599
    200. Bathory Blood Fire Death (1988) 8.70 | 458