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    Top 200 albums

    1. Megadeth Rust In Peace (1990) 9.19 | 2300
    2. Opeth Blackwater Park (2001) 9.18 | 2426
    3. Metallica Master Of Puppets (1986) 9.18 | 2880
    4. Metallica Ride The Lightning (1984) 9.18 | 2647
    5. Death Symbolic (1995) 9.15 | 1603
    6. Iron Maiden The Number Of The Beast (1982) 9.13 | 2126
    7. Judas Priest Painkiller (1990) 9.12 | 1603
    8. Agalloch Ashes Against The Grain (2006) 9.12 | 1128
    9. Death The Sound Of Perseverance (1998) 9.11 | 1496
    10. Iron Maiden Powerslave (1984) 9.11 | 1989
    11. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV (1971) 9.10 | 903
    12. Agalloch The Mantle (2002) 9.10 | 1196
    13. Queensrÿche Operation: Mindcrime (1988) 9.10 | 766
    14. Edge Of Sanity Crimson (1996) 9.08 | 609
    15. King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) 9.08 | 381
    16. Black Sabbath Paranoid (1970) 9.08 | 1358
    17. Opeth Still Life (1999) 9.08 | 1572
    18. Dream Theater Images And Words (1992) 9.07 | 1466
    19. Dream Theater Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A Memory (1999) 9.06 | 1316
    20. Rainbow Rising (1976) 9.04 | 515
    21. Deep Purple Machine Head (1972) 9.03 | 543
    22. Dio Holy Diver (1983) 9.02 | 905
    23. Black Sabbath Black Sabbath (1970) 9.01 | 1079
    24. Iron Maiden Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son (1988) 9.01 | 1782
    25. Slayer Reign In Blood (1986) 9.00 | 1854
    26. Tool Lateralus (2001) 9.00 | 972
    27. Nevermore Dead Heart, In A Dead World (2000) 8.98 | 787
    28. Rush Moving Pictures (1981) 8.98 | 529
    29. Ayreon The Human Equation (2004) 8.98 | 787
    30. Summoning Stronghold (1999) 8.97 | 402
    31. Saturnus Veronika Decides To Die (2006) 8.97 | 356
    32. Opeth Ghost Reveries (2005) 8.97 | 1729
    33. Black Sabbath Heaven And Hell (1980) 8.95 | 845
    34. Estatic Fear A Sombre Dance (1999) 8.95 | 229
    35. Anathema Judgement (1999) 8.95 | 792
    36. Dissection Storm Of The Light's Bane (1995) 8.94 | 779
    37. Nevermore This Godless Endeavor (2005) 8.94 | 924
    38. Rush 2112 (1976) 8.94 | 454
    39. Green Carnation Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness (2001) 8.93 | 391
    40. Anathema Alternative 4 (1998) 8.93 | 754
    41. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part II (1988) 8.92 | 980
    42. Emperor Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk (1997) 8.92 | 719
    43. Porcupine Tree Fear Of A Blank Planet (2007) 8.92 | 629
    44. W.A.S.P. The Crimson Idol (1992) 8.92 | 351
    45. Black Sabbath Master Of Reality (1971) 8.91 | 905
    46. Alice In Chains Dirt (1992) 8.91 | 625
    47. Windir 1184 (2001) 8.91 | 354
    48. Porcupine Tree In Absentia (2002) 8.91 | 637
    49. Wintersun Wintersun (2004) 8.90 | 1417
    50. Sepultura Arise (1991) 8.90 | 964
    51. Draconian Arcane Rain Fell (2005) 8.90 | 602
    52. Deep Purple In Rock (1970) 8.90 | 374
    53. Tool Ænima (1996) 8.90 | 791
    54. Slayer Seasons In The Abyss (1990) 8.89 | 1323
    55. The Gathering Mandylion (1995) 8.89 | 444
    56. Blind Guardian Imaginations From The Other Side (1995) 8.89 | 1053
    57. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin II (1969) 8.89 | 571
    58. Orphaned Land Mabool (2004) 8.89 | 613
    59. AC/DC Back In Black (1980) 8.89 | 810
    60. Primordial To The Nameless Dead (2007) 8.89 | 496
    61. Saturnus Martyre (2000) 8.89 | 241
    62. Death Human (1991) 8.89 | 1117
    63. Haggard Eppur Si Muove (2004) 8.89 | 462
    64. Pain Of Salvation Remedy Lane (2002) 8.88 | 423
    65. Pain Of Salvation The Perfect Element, Part I (2000) 8.88 | 383
    66. In Flames The Jester Race (1996) 8.88 | 1137
    67. Tiamat Wildhoney (1994) 8.88 | 493
    68. Rush Hemispheres (1978) 8.88 | 313
    69. Septicflesh Communion (2008) 8.88 | 778
    70. Empyrium Songs Of Moors And Misty Fields (1997) 8.87 | 340
    71. Kamelot The Black Halo (2005) 8.87 | 998
    72. Be'lakor Stone's Reach (2009) 8.87 | 795
    73. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part I (1987) 8.87 | 958
    74. Kyuss Kyuss (1994) 8.86 | 243
    75. At The Gates Slaughter Of The Soul (1995) 8.86 | 864
    76. Iron Maiden Piece Of Mind (1983) 8.86 | 1612
    77. Dark Tranquillity The Gallery (1995) 8.86 | 793
    78. Katatonia Brave Murder Day (1996) 8.86 | 654
    79. Sepultura Beneath The Remains (1989) 8.86 | 807
    80. King Diamond Abigail (1987) 8.86 | 529
    81. Opeth Morningrise (1996) 8.86 | 1198
    82. Mercyful Fate Don't Break The Oath (1984) 8.86 | 455
    83. Moonspell Wolfheart (1995) 8.85 | 630
    84. Immortal At The Heart Of Winter (1999) 8.85 | 751
    85. Slumber Fallout (2004) 8.85 | 228
    86. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin (1969) 8.85 | 557
    87. Mercyful Fate Melissa (1983) 8.85 | 448
    88. Van Halen Van Halen (1978) 8.85 | 254
    89. AC/DC Highway To Hell (1979) 8.84 | 587
    90. Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction (1987) 8.84 | 810
    91. My Dying Bride The Angel And The Dark River (1995) 8.84 | 474
    92. Savatage Gutter Ballet (1989) 8.84 | 311
    93. Vektor Black Future (2009) 8.84 | 232
    94. Shining V - Halmstad (2007) 8.83 | 330
    95. Ensiferum Ensiferum (2001) 8.83 | 1078
    96. Swallow The Sun The Morning Never Came (2003) 8.83 | 452
    97. Therion Theli (1996) 8.83 | 539
    98. Morbid Angel Altars Of Madness (1989) 8.83 | 663
    99. Devin Townsend Ocean Machine: Biomech (1997) 8.83 | 295
    100. Motörhead Overkill (1979) 8.83 | 416
    101. Riverside Out Of Myself (2003) 8.83 | 339
    102. Metallica ...And Justice For All (1988) 8.83 | 2256
    103. Testament The Legacy (1987) 8.83 | 688
    104. Motörhead Ace Of Spades (1980) 8.83 | 589
    105. Emperor In The Nightside Eclipse (1994) 8.83 | 734
    106. Blind Guardian Nightfall In Middle-Earth (1998) 8.83 | 1120
    107. Sodom Agent Orange (1989) 8.82 | 475
    108. Coroner No More Color (1989) 8.82 | 208
    109. Arcturus The Sham Mirrors (2002) 8.82 | 537
    110. Lake Of Tears Forever Autumn (1999) 8.82 | 211
    111. Death Individual Thought Patterns (1993) 8.82 | 1030
    112. Porcupine Tree Deadwing (2005) 8.82 | 563
    113. Gamma Ray Land Of The Free (1995) 8.82 | 515
    114. Paradise Lost Draconian Times (1995) 8.82 | 600
    115. Mors Principium Est The Unborn (2005) 8.81 | 243
    116. Iron Maiden Somewhere In Time (1986) 8.81 | 1475
    117. Machine Head The Blackening (2007) 8.81 | 797
    118. Bathory Hammerheart (1990) 8.81 | 480
    119. Dark Tranquillity Damage Done (2002) 8.81 | 859
    120. Opeth My Arms, Your Hearse (1998) 8.81 | 1143
    121. Moonsorrow Kivenkantaja (2003) 8.80 | 554
    122. Judas Priest Screaming For Vengeance (1982) 8.80 | 900
    123. Windir Arntor (1999) 8.80 | 254
    124. Candlemass Epicus Doomicus Metallicus (1986) 8.80 | 440
    125. W.A.S.P. The Headless Children (1989) 8.80 | 246
    126. Control Denied The Fragile Art Of Existence (1999) 8.80 | 323
    127. Riverside Second Life Syndrome (2005) 8.80 | 420
    128. Overkill The Years Of Decay (1989) 8.80 | 368
    129. Tristania Beyond The Veil (1999) 8.80 | 411
    130. Pantera Vulgar Display Of Power (1992) 8.79 | 1184
    131. Savatage Hall Of The Mountain King (1987) 8.79 | 350
    132. Symphony X The Divine Wings Of Tragedy (1997) 8.79 | 629
    133. Windir Likferd (2003) 8.79 | 221
    134. Exodus Bonded By Blood (1985) 8.79 | 590
    135. Rainbow Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow (1975) 8.78 | 316
    136. Gojira From Mars To Sirius (2005) 8.78 | 684
    137. My Dying Bride Turn Loose The Swans (1993) 8.78 | 452
    138. Insomnium Above The Weeping World (2006) 8.78 | 673
    139. Megadeth Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? (1986) 8.78 | 1396
    140. Saturnus Paradise Belongs To You (1996) 8.78 | 202
    141. Candlemass Nightfall (1987) 8.78 | 384
    142. Isis Oceanic (2002) 8.78 | 246
    143. Disillusion Back To Times Of Splendor (2004) 8.77 | 212
    144. Cynic Focus (1993) 8.77 | 536
    145. Negură Bunget OM (2006) 8.77 | 290
    146. Moonsorrow Voimasta Ja Kunniasta (2001) 8.77 | 473
    147. Led Zeppelin Physical Graffiti (1975) 8.77 | 387
    148. Pantera Cowboys From Hell (1990) 8.76 | 1218
    149. Amon Amarth With Oden On Our Side (2006) 8.76 | 1450
    150. Whitesnake Whitesnake [1987] (1987) 8.76 | 247
    151. Black Sabbath Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (1973) 8.76 | 762
    152. Between The Buried And Me Colors (2007) 8.76 | 410
    153. Amorphis Tales From The Thousand Lakes (1994) 8.76 | 689
    154. Testament The Gathering (1999) 8.76 | 664
    155. Tristania Widow's Weeds (1998) 8.76 | 338
    156. Carcass Heartwork (1993) 8.76 | 782
    157. Accept Restless And Wild (1982) 8.75 | 293
    158. My Dying Bride The Dreadful Hours (2001) 8.75 | 429
    159. Scorpions Blackout (1982) 8.75 | 259
    160. Theatre Of Tragedy Aégis (1998) 8.75 | 303
    161. Isis Panopticon (2004) 8.75 | 298
    162. Therion Vovin (1998) 8.75 | 523
    163. Dismember Like An Ever Flowing Stream (1991) 8.75 | 240
    164. Kamelot Epica (2003) 8.75 | 732
    165. Enslaved Axioma Ethica Odini (2010) 8.75 | 681
    166. Coroner Mental Vortex (1991) 8.75 | 206
    167. Ensiferum Iron (2004) 8.75 | 953
    168. Testament The New Order (1988) 8.74 | 592
    169. Atheist Unquestionable Presence (1991) 8.74 | 387
    170. Agalloch Pale Folklore (1999) 8.74 | 665
    171. Slayer South Of Heaven (1988) 8.74 | 1188
    172. Joe Satriani Surfing With The Alien (1987) 8.74 | 207
    173. Kreator Coma Of Souls (1990) 8.74 | 569
    174. Symphony X The Odyssey (2002) 8.74 | 693
    175. Lost Horizon Awakening The World (2001) 8.73 | 234
    176. Symphony X Paradise Lost (2007) 8.73 | 886
    177. Opeth Deliverance (2002) 8.73 | 1425
    178. Bruce Dickinson The Chemical Wedding (1998) 8.73 | 348
    179. Ozzy Osbourne Blizzard Of Ozz (1980) 8.73 | 561
    180. Rainbow Long Live Rock 'N' Roll (1978) 8.73 | 298
    181. Rotting Christ Theogonia (2007) 8.73 | 479
    182. Opeth Damnation (2003) 8.73 | 1548
    183. Judas Priest Defenders Of The Faith (1984) 8.73 | 694
    184. Devin Townsend Ziltoid The Omniscient (2007) 8.73 | 409
    185. Moonspell Irreligious (1996) 8.72 | 500
    186. Theatre Of Tragedy Velvet Darkness They Fear (1996) 8.72 | 287
    187. Eternal Tears Of Sorrow A Virgin And A Whore (2001) 8.72 | 431
    188. Kreator Extreme Aggression (1989) 8.72 | 493
    189. Diablo Swing Orchestra The Butcher's Ballroom (2006) 8.72 | 436
    190. Angra Temple Of Shadows (2004) 8.72 | 504
    191. Summoning Let Mortal Heroes Sing Your Fame (2001) 8.72 | 263
    192. Masterplan Masterplan (2003) 8.72 | 304
    193. Dimmu Borgir Enthrone Darkness Triumphant (1997) 8.72 | 871
    194. Savatage Edge Of Thorns (1993) 8.72 | 259
    195. Judas Priest Sad Wings Of Destiny (1976) 8.71 | 605
    196. Annihilator Never, Neverland (1990) 8.71 | 377
    197. Anthrax Among The Living (1987) 8.71 | 680
    198. Artillery By Inheritance (1990) 8.71 | 271
    199. Rush A Farewell To Kings (1977) 8.71 | 276
    200. Avantasia The Metal Opera Part I (2001) 8.71 | 626