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    Top 200 albums

    1. Megadeth Rust In Peace (1990) 9.18 | 2224
    2. Metallica Ride The Lightning (1984) 9.17 | 2566
    3. Opeth Blackwater Park (2001) 9.17 | 2364
    4. Metallica Master Of Puppets (1986) 9.17 | 2792
    5. Iron Maiden The Number Of The Beast (1982) 9.13 | 2055
    6. Agalloch Ashes Against The Grain (2006) 9.12 | 1098
    7. Death Symbolic (1995) 9.11 | 1556
    8. Edge Of Sanity Crimson (1996) 9.10 | 596
    9. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV (1971) 9.10 | 874
    10. Iron Maiden Powerslave (1984) 9.10 | 1921
    11. Judas Priest Painkiller (1990) 9.10 | 1559
    12. Opeth Still Life (1999) 9.09 | 1536
    13. Agalloch The Mantle (2002) 9.09 | 1160
    14. Dream Theater Images And Words (1992) 9.09 | 1425
    15. Queensrÿche Operation: Mindcrime (1988) 9.08 | 738
    16. Death The Sound Of Perseverance (1998) 9.07 | 1455
    17. Black Sabbath Paranoid (1970) 9.07 | 1316
    18. Dream Theater Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A Memory (1999) 9.04 | 1282
    19. Iron Maiden Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son (1988) 9.02 | 1725
    20. Estatic Fear A Sombre Dance (1999) 9.01 | 223
    21. Dio Holy Diver (1983) 9.01 | 885
    22. Deep Purple Machine Head (1972) 9.01 | 529
    23. Slayer Reign In Blood (1986) 9.00 | 1798
    24. Black Sabbath Black Sabbath (1970) 9.00 | 1053
    25. Saturnus Veronika Decides To Die (2006) 8.99 | 352
    26. Nevermore Dead Heart, In A Dead World (2000) 8.99 | 768
    27. King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) 8.99 | 355
    28. Rainbow Rising (1976) 8.99 | 500
    29. Tool Lateralus (2001) 8.99 | 945
    30. Opeth Ghost Reveries (2005) 8.97 | 1676
    31. Anathema Judgement (1999) 8.96 | 792
    32. Summoning Stronghold (1999) 8.96 | 401
    33. Nevermore This Godless Endeavor (2005) 8.96 | 904
    34. Dissection Storm Of The Light's Bane (1995) 8.94 | 763
    35. Ayreon The Human Equation (2004) 8.94 | 783
    36. Primordial To The Nameless Dead (2007) 8.94 | 477
    37. Green Carnation Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness (2001) 8.94 | 395
    38. Anathema Alternative 4 (1998) 8.94 | 758
    39. Black Sabbath Heaven And Hell (1980) 8.93 | 815
    40. Rush Moving Pictures (1981) 8.93 | 518
    41. Tiamat Wildhoney (1994) 8.92 | 490
    42. Emperor Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk (1997) 8.92 | 714
    43. Porcupine Tree Fear Of A Blank Planet (2007) 8.92 | 611
    44. Kyuss Kyuss (1994) 8.91 | 231
    45. Wintersun Wintersun (2004) 8.91 | 1401
    46. Porcupine Tree In Absentia (2002) 8.91 | 626
    47. Draconian Arcane Rain Fell (2005) 8.91 | 605
    48. Black Sabbath Master Of Reality (1971) 8.90 | 868
    49. Tool Ænima (1996) 8.90 | 773
    50. Saturnus Martyre (2000) 8.90 | 244
    51. Be'lakor Stone's Reach (2009) 8.90 | 791
    52. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin II (1969) 8.90 | 547
    53. Pain Of Salvation The Perfect Element, Part I (2000) 8.90 | 382
    54. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part II (1988) 8.90 | 965
    55. In Flames The Jester Race (1996) 8.89 | 1109
    56. Katatonia Brave Murder Day (1996) 8.89 | 650
    57. Rush 2112 (1976) 8.89 | 445
    58. Sepultura Arise (1991) 8.89 | 931
    59. AC/DC Back In Black (1980) 8.89 | 776
    60. Septicflesh Communion (2008) 8.88 | 755
    61. Pain Of Salvation Remedy Lane (2002) 8.88 | 425
    62. Blind Guardian Imaginations From The Other Side (1995) 8.88 | 1025
    63. Slayer Seasons In The Abyss (1990) 8.87 | 1286
    64. The Gathering Mandylion (1995) 8.87 | 447
    65. Dark Tranquillity The Gallery (1995) 8.87 | 779
    66. My Dying Bride The Angel And The Dark River (1995) 8.87 | 474
    67. Alice In Chains Dirt (1992) 8.87 | 597
    68. Deep Purple In Rock (1970) 8.87 | 362
    69. Slumber Fallout (2004) 8.87 | 230
    70. Orphaned Land Mabool (2004) 8.87 | 612
    71. Opeth Morningrise (1996) 8.86 | 1173
    72. Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction (1987) 8.86 | 781
    73. Death Human (1991) 8.86 | 1082
    74. Lake Of Tears Forever Autumn (1999) 8.86 | 210
    75. Iron Maiden Piece Of Mind (1983) 8.86 | 1562
    76. Swallow The Sun The Morning Never Came (2003) 8.85 | 458
    77. Shining V - Halmstad (2007) 8.85 | 335
    78. Moonspell Wolfheart (1995) 8.85 | 622
    79. Windir 1184 (2001) 8.84 | 352
    80. At The Gates Slaughter Of The Soul (1995) 8.84 | 835
    81. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin (1969) 8.84 | 535
    82. Sepultura Beneath The Remains (1989) 8.84 | 781
    83. Porcupine Tree Deadwing (2005) 8.84 | 555
    84. W.A.S.P. The Crimson Idol (1992) 8.84 | 342
    85. Ensiferum Ensiferum (2001) 8.83 | 1055
    86. Tristania Beyond The Veil (1999) 8.83 | 408
    87. Paradise Lost Draconian Times (1995) 8.83 | 593
    88. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part I (1987) 8.83 | 940
    89. Empyrium Songs Of Moors And Misty Fields (1997) 8.83 | 344
    90. AC/DC Highway To Hell (1979) 8.83 | 561
    91. Kamelot The Black Halo (2005) 8.83 | 989
    92. Haggard Eppur Si Muove (2004) 8.83 | 462
    93. Emperor In The Nightside Eclipse (1994) 8.83 | 715
    94. Riverside Second Life Syndrome (2005) 8.83 | 411
    95. King Diamond Abigail (1987) 8.83 | 508
    96. Blind Guardian Nightfall In Middle-Earth (1998) 8.82 | 1088
    97. Mercyful Fate Don't Break The Oath (1984) 8.82 | 441
    98. Immortal At The Heart Of Winter (1999) 8.82 | 736
    99. Opeth My Arms, Your Hearse (1998) 8.82 | 1118
    100. Disillusion Back To Times Of Splendor (2004) 8.82 | 207
    101. Metallica ...And Justice For All (1988) 8.82 | 2190
    102. Motörhead Overkill (1979) 8.82 | 404
    103. Saturnus Paradise Belongs To You (1996) 8.82 | 204
    104. Vektor Black Future (2009) 8.81 | 222
    105. Morbid Angel Altars Of Madness (1989) 8.81 | 654
    106. Dark Tranquillity Damage Done (2002) 8.81 | 848
    107. Arcturus The Sham Mirrors (2002) 8.81 | 528
    108. Van Halen Van Halen (1978) 8.81 | 239
    109. Iron Maiden Somewhere In Time (1986) 8.81 | 1427
    110. Mercyful Fate Melissa (1983) 8.81 | 435
    111. Testament The Legacy (1987) 8.81 | 660
    112. Therion Theli (1996) 8.81 | 532
    113. Insomnium Above The Weeping World (2006) 8.81 | 654
    114. Dismember Like An Ever Flowing Stream (1991) 8.80 | 228
    115. Rush Hemispheres (1978) 8.80 | 307
    116. Mors Principium Est The Unborn (2005) 8.80 | 213
    117. Enslaved Axioma Ethica Odini (2010) 8.80 | 696
    118. My Dying Bride Turn Loose The Swans (1993) 8.80 | 452
    119. Riverside Out Of Myself (2003) 8.79 | 336
    120. Death Individual Thought Patterns (1993) 8.79 | 1000
    121. Bathory Hammerheart (1990) 8.79 | 464
    122. Motörhead Ace Of Spades (1980) 8.79 | 567
    123. Judas Priest Screaming For Vengeance (1982) 8.79 | 872
    124. Machine Head The Blackening (2007) 8.78 | 769
    125. My Dying Bride The Dreadful Hours (2001) 8.78 | 431
    126. Megadeth Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? (1986) 8.78 | 1355
    127. Agalloch Pale Folklore (1999) 8.78 | 641
    128. Gamma Ray Land Of The Free (1995) 8.77 | 492
    129. Savatage Hall Of The Mountain King (1987) 8.77 | 340
    130. Pantera Vulgar Display Of Power (1992) 8.77 | 1145
    131. Candlemass Epicus Doomicus Metallicus (1986) 8.77 | 432
    132. Isis Oceanic (2002) 8.77 | 238
    133. Led Zeppelin Physical Graffiti (1975) 8.77 | 367
    134. Moonsorrow Kivenkantaja (2003) 8.77 | 550
    135. Isis Panopticon (2004) 8.76 | 283
    136. Savatage Gutter Ballet (1989) 8.76 | 309
    137. Moonsorrow Verisäkeet (2005) 8.76 | 422
    138. Black Sabbath Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (1973) 8.76 | 724
    139. Amon Amarth With Oden On Our Side (2006) 8.76 | 1427
    140. Summoning Let Mortal Heroes Sing Your Fame (2001) 8.75 | 273
    141. Ensiferum Iron (2004) 8.75 | 934
    142. Tristania Widow's Weeds (1998) 8.75 | 342
    143. Theatre Of Tragedy Velvet Darkness They Fear (1996) 8.75 | 284
    144. Theatre Of Tragedy Aégis (1998) 8.75 | 302
    145. Opeth Deliverance (2002) 8.75 | 1400
    146. Amorphis Tales From The Thousand Lakes (1994) 8.75 | 678
    147. Gojira From Mars To Sirius (2005) 8.75 | 661
    148. Rainbow Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow (1975) 8.75 | 309
    149. Windir Likferd (2003) 8.74 | 214
    150. Symphony X The Divine Wings Of Tragedy (1997) 8.74 | 618
    151. Therion Vovin (1998) 8.74 | 514
    152. Primordial The Gathering Wilderness (2005) 8.74 | 267
    153. Opeth Damnation (2003) 8.74 | 1509
    154. Candlemass Nightfall (1987) 8.74 | 377
    155. Carcass Heartwork (1993) 8.74 | 766
    156. Testament The Gathering (1999) 8.74 | 636
    157. Devin Townsend Ocean Machine: Biomech (1997) 8.74 | 285
    158. Sodom Agent Orange (1989) 8.74 | 462
    159. Negură Bunget OM (2006) 8.74 | 287
    160. Rotting Christ Theogonia (2007) 8.73 | 468
    161. Overkill The Years Of Decay (1989) 8.73 | 357
    162. Symphony X Paradise Lost (2007) 8.73 | 874
    163. Between The Buried And Me Colors (2007) 8.73 | 397
    164. Exodus Bonded By Blood (1985) 8.73 | 563
    165. The Gathering Nighttime Birds (1997) 8.73 | 305
    166. Pantera Cowboys From Hell (1990) 8.73 | 1190
    167. Katatonia The Great Cold Distance (2006) 8.73 | 810
    168. Control Denied The Fragile Art Of Existence (1999) 8.73 | 313
    169. Kamelot Epica (2003) 8.73 | 719
    170. Slayer South Of Heaven (1988) 8.72 | 1147
    171. Bruce Dickinson The Chemical Wedding (1998) 8.72 | 335
    172. Cynic Focus (1993) 8.72 | 535
    173. Scorpions Blackout (1982) 8.72 | 237
    174. Empyrium A Wintersunset... (1996) 8.72 | 215
    175. Moonsorrow Voimasta Ja Kunniasta (2001) 8.72 | 467
    176. Ozzy Osbourne Blizzard Of Ozz (1980) 8.71 | 542
    177. Testament The New Order (1988) 8.71 | 563
    178. Windir Arntor (1999) 8.71 | 251
    179. W.A.S.P. The Headless Children (1989) 8.71 | 234
    180. Symphony X The Odyssey (2002) 8.71 | 692
    181. Judas Priest Defenders Of The Faith (1984) 8.71 | 676
    182. Atheist Unquestionable Presence (1991) 8.70 | 377
    183. Moonspell Irreligious (1996) 8.70 | 492
    184. Edge Of Sanity Crimson II (2003) 8.70 | 327
    185. Blind Guardian Somewhere Far Beyond (1992) 8.70 | 809
    186. Dio The Last In Line (1984) 8.70 | 430
    187. Dimmu Borgir Enthrone Darkness Triumphant (1997) 8.70 | 856
    188. Drudkh Autumn Aurora (2004) 8.69 | 202
    189. Equilibrium Sagas (2008) 8.69 | 594
    190. Paradise Lost Icon (1993) 8.69 | 479
    191. Immortal Sons Of Northern Darkness (2002) 8.69 | 750
    192. Carcass Necroticism: Descanting The Insalubrious (1991) 8.69 | 475
    193. Rainbow Long Live Rock 'N' Roll (1978) 8.69 | 287
    194. Stratovarius Visions (1997) 8.69 | 599
    195. Dream Theater Awake (1994) 8.69 | 1031
    196. Enslaved Isa (2004) 8.69 | 417
    197. Mastodon Crack The Skye (2009) 8.69 | 921
    198. Bolt Thrower ...For Victory (1994) 8.68 | 213
    199. Lost Horizon Awakening The World (2001) 8.68 | 221
    200. Iced Earth Something Wicked This Way Comes (1998) 8.68 | 791