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    Top 200 albums

    1. Megadeth Rust In Peace (1990) 9.19 | 2333
    2. Opeth Blackwater Park (2001) 9.18 | 2454
    3. Metallica Master Of Puppets (1986) 9.18 | 2923
    4. Metallica Ride The Lightning (1984) 9.18 | 2686
    5. Death Symbolic (1995) 9.15 | 1630
    6. Iron Maiden The Number Of The Beast (1982) 9.13 | 2162
    7. Agalloch Ashes Against The Grain (2006) 9.12 | 1148
    8. Judas Priest Painkiller (1990) 9.12 | 1629
    9. Death The Sound Of Perseverance (1998) 9.11 | 1515
    10. Agalloch The Mantle (2002) 9.10 | 1212
    11. Iron Maiden Powerslave (1984) 9.10 | 2024
    12. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV (1971) 9.10 | 916
    13. Queensrÿche Operation: Mindcrime (1988) 9.09 | 776
    14. Black Sabbath Paranoid (1970) 9.09 | 1377
    15. Dream Theater Images And Words (1992) 9.07 | 1481
    16. King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) 9.07 | 394
    17. Edge Of Sanity Crimson (1996) 9.07 | 623
    18. Opeth Still Life (1999) 9.07 | 1593
    19. Dream Theater Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A Memory (1999) 9.05 | 1330
    20. Rainbow Rising (1976) 9.03 | 524
    21. Deep Purple Machine Head (1972) 9.02 | 553
    22. Iron Maiden Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son (1988) 9.01 | 1813
    23. Dio Holy Diver (1983) 9.01 | 925
    24. Black Sabbath Black Sabbath (1970) 9.00 | 1095
    25. Slayer Reign In Blood (1986) 9.00 | 1879
    26. Crimson Glory Transcendence (1988) 8.99 | 201
    27. Tool Lateralus (2001) 8.99 | 990
    28. Rush Moving Pictures (1981) 8.98 | 538
    29. Saturnus Veronika Decides To Die (2006) 8.97 | 360
    30. Ayreon The Human Equation (2004) 8.97 | 795
    31. Opeth Ghost Reveries (2005) 8.97 | 1751
    32. Nevermore Dead Heart, In A Dead World (2000) 8.97 | 798
    33. Rush 2112 (1976) 8.96 | 463
    34. Summoning Stronghold (1999) 8.96 | 417
    35. Black Sabbath Heaven And Hell (1980) 8.95 | 854
    36. Nevermore This Godless Endeavor (2005) 8.94 | 936
    37. Dissection Storm Of The Light's Bane (1995) 8.94 | 786
    38. Anathema Judgement (1999) 8.94 | 807
    39. W.A.S.P. The Crimson Idol (1992) 8.93 | 369
    40. Black Sabbath Master Of Reality (1971) 8.92 | 921
    41. Estatic Fear A Sombre Dance (1999) 8.92 | 235
    42. Emperor Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk (1997) 8.92 | 725
    43. Green Carnation Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness (2001) 8.92 | 398
    44. Anathema Alternative 4 (1998) 8.92 | 766
    45. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part II (1988) 8.92 | 1000
    46. Porcupine Tree In Absentia (2002) 8.91 | 645
    47. Alice In Chains Dirt (1992) 8.90 | 634
    48. AC/DC Back In Black (1980) 8.90 | 825
    49. Porcupine Tree Fear Of A Blank Planet (2007) 8.90 | 642
    50. Draconian Arcane Rain Fell (2005) 8.90 | 610
    51. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin II (1969) 8.90 | 580
    52. Wintersun Wintersun (2004) 8.90 | 1429
    53. Rush Hemispheres (1978) 8.90 | 326
    54. Sepultura Arise (1991) 8.90 | 983
    55. The Gathering Mandylion (1995) 8.90 | 454
    56. Tool Ænima (1996) 8.89 | 806
    57. Primordial To The Nameless Dead (2007) 8.89 | 507
    58. Pain Of Salvation Remedy Lane (2002) 8.89 | 427
    59. Windir 1184 (2001) 8.89 | 361
    60. Deep Purple In Rock (1970) 8.89 | 383
    61. Haggard Eppur Si Muove (2004) 8.89 | 466
    62. Death Human (1991) 8.89 | 1133
    63. Orphaned Land Mabool (2004) 8.89 | 618
    64. Blind Guardian Imaginations From The Other Side (1995) 8.89 | 1062
    65. Septicflesh Communion (2008) 8.88 | 789
    66. Saturnus Martyre (2000) 8.88 | 243
    67. Tiamat Wildhoney (1994) 8.88 | 504
    68. Slayer Seasons In The Abyss (1990) 8.88 | 1347
    69. Katatonia Brave Murder Day (1996) 8.87 | 663
    70. In Flames The Jester Race (1996) 8.87 | 1153
    71. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part I (1987) 8.87 | 979
    72. King Diamond Abigail (1987) 8.87 | 534
    73. Sepultura Beneath The Remains (1989) 8.86 | 822
    74. Iron Maiden Piece Of Mind (1983) 8.86 | 1642
    75. Kamelot The Black Halo (2005) 8.86 | 1016
    76. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin (1969) 8.86 | 568
    77. Pain Of Salvation The Perfect Element, Part I (2000) 8.86 | 387
    78. Empyrium Songs Of Moors And Misty Fields (1997) 8.86 | 342
    79. Opeth Morningrise (1996) 8.86 | 1214
    80. Be'lakor Stone's Reach (2009) 8.86 | 810
    81. Moonspell Wolfheart (1995) 8.85 | 641
    82. At The Gates Slaughter Of The Soul (1995) 8.85 | 878
    83. Paradise Lost Draconian Times (1995) 8.85 | 620
    84. Mercyful Fate Don't Break The Oath (1984) 8.85 | 466
    85. Immortal At The Heart Of Winter (1999) 8.85 | 765
    86. Slumber Fallout (2004) 8.85 | 232
    87. Dark Tranquillity The Gallery (1995) 8.85 | 805
    88. Kyuss Kyuss (1994) 8.85 | 251
    89. Mercyful Fate Melissa (1983) 8.85 | 457
    90. My Dying Bride The Angel And The Dark River (1995) 8.84 | 480
    91. Therion Theli (1996) 8.84 | 546
    92. Riverside Out Of Myself (2003) 8.84 | 347
    93. Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction (1987) 8.84 | 824
    94. Savatage Gutter Ballet (1989) 8.84 | 320
    95. Shining V - Halmstad (2007) 8.84 | 338
    96. Morbid Angel Altars Of Madness (1989) 8.83 | 673
    97. Ensiferum Ensiferum (2001) 8.83 | 1087
    98. Lake Of Tears Forever Autumn (1999) 8.83 | 212
    99. Death Individual Thought Patterns (1993) 8.83 | 1044
    100. Metallica ...And Justice For All (1988) 8.83 | 2286
    101. AC/DC Highway To Hell (1979) 8.83 | 598
    102. Motörhead Overkill (1979) 8.83 | 425
    103. Van Halen Van Halen (1978) 8.83 | 260
    104. Porcupine Tree Deadwing (2005) 8.83 | 571
    105. Dark Tranquillity Damage Done (2002) 8.82 | 863
    106. Mors Principium Est The Unborn (2005) 8.82 | 249
    107. Testament The Legacy (1987) 8.82 | 695
    108. Gamma Ray Land Of The Free (1995) 8.82 | 520
    109. Motörhead Ace Of Spades (1980) 8.82 | 598
    110. Blind Guardian Nightfall In Middle-Earth (1998) 8.82 | 1135
    111. Swallow The Sun The Morning Never Came (2003) 8.82 | 461
    112. Emperor In The Nightside Eclipse (1994) 8.82 | 741
    113. Control Denied The Fragile Art Of Existence (1999) 8.81 | 330
    114. Opeth My Arms, Your Hearse (1998) 8.81 | 1153
    115. Coroner No More Color (1989) 8.81 | 215
    116. Devin Townsend Ocean Machine: Biomech (1997) 8.81 | 299
    117. Candlemass Epicus Doomicus Metallicus (1986) 8.81 | 446
    118. Arcturus The Sham Mirrors (2002) 8.81 | 556
    119. Isis Oceanic (2002) 8.81 | 252
    120. Vektor Black Future (2009) 8.81 | 240
    121. Iron Maiden Somewhere In Time (1986) 8.81 | 1506
    122. Judas Priest Screaming For Vengeance (1982) 8.80 | 906
    123. Windir Likferd (2003) 8.80 | 224
    124. Windir Arntor (1999) 8.80 | 257
    125. Sodom Agent Orange (1989) 8.80 | 486
    126. W.A.S.P. The Headless Children (1989) 8.80 | 259
    127. Riverside Second Life Syndrome (2005) 8.80 | 430
    128. Symphony X The Divine Wings Of Tragedy (1997) 8.80 | 640
    129. Moonsorrow Kivenkantaja (2003) 8.80 | 557
    130. My Dying Bride Turn Loose The Swans (1993) 8.79 | 455
    131. Savatage Hall Of The Mountain King (1987) 8.79 | 360
    132. Pantera Vulgar Display Of Power (1992) 8.79 | 1202
    133. Bathory Hammerheart (1990) 8.79 | 491
    134. Exodus Bonded By Blood (1985) 8.79 | 604
    135. Machine Head The Blackening (2007) 8.79 | 819
    136. Disillusion Back To Times Of Splendor (2004) 8.79 | 212
    137. Insomnium Above The Weeping World (2006) 8.79 | 686
    138. Saturnus Paradise Belongs To You (1996) 8.78 | 204
    139. Gojira From Mars To Sirius (2005) 8.78 | 696
    140. Candlemass Nightfall (1987) 8.78 | 395
    141. Megadeth Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? (1986) 8.78 | 1409
    142. Led Zeppelin Physical Graffiti (1975) 8.77 | 397
    143. Amorphis Tales From The Thousand Lakes (1994) 8.77 | 699
    144. Moonsorrow Voimasta Ja Kunniasta (2001) 8.77 | 477
    145. Overkill The Years Of Decay (1989) 8.77 | 382
    146. Rainbow Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow (1975) 8.77 | 327
    147. Negură Bunget OM (2006) 8.77 | 297
    148. Isis Panopticon (2004) 8.77 | 303
    149. Black Sabbath Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (1973) 8.77 | 771
    150. Tristania Beyond The Veil (1999) 8.77 | 418
    151. Joe Satriani Surfing With The Alien (1987) 8.76 | 211
    152. Carcass Heartwork (1993) 8.76 | 799
    153. Whitesnake Whitesnake [1987] (1987) 8.76 | 250
    154. Amon Amarth With Oden On Our Side (2006) 8.76 | 1463
    155. Testament The Gathering (1999) 8.76 | 671
    156. Theatre Of Tragedy Aégis (1998) 8.75 | 307
    157. My Dying Bride The Dreadful Hours (2001) 8.75 | 433
    158. Kamelot Epica (2003) 8.75 | 749
    159. Ensiferum Iron (2004) 8.75 | 964
    160. Pantera Cowboys From Hell (1990) 8.75 | 1237
    161. Between The Buried And Me Colors (2007) 8.75 | 415
    162. Therion Vovin (1998) 8.75 | 530
    163. Cynic Focus (1993) 8.75 | 546
    164. Tristania Widow's Weeds (1998) 8.75 | 343
    165. Atheist Unquestionable Presence (1991) 8.74 | 395
    166. Rotting Christ Theogonia (2007) 8.74 | 484
    167. Testament The New Order (1988) 8.74 | 601
    168. Agalloch Pale Folklore (1999) 8.74 | 676
    169. Scorpions Blackout (1982) 8.74 | 271
    170. Judas Priest Defenders Of The Faith (1984) 8.74 | 712
    171. Accept Restless And Wild (1982) 8.74 | 297
    172. Enslaved Axioma Ethica Odini (2010) 8.74 | 696
    173. Symphony X The Odyssey (2002) 8.74 | 702
    174. Rainbow Long Live Rock 'N' Roll (1978) 8.74 | 306
    175. Slayer South Of Heaven (1988) 8.73 | 1207
    176. Leprous Tall Poppy Syndrome (2009) 8.73 | 213
    177. Rush A Farewell To Kings (1977) 8.73 | 283
    178. Opeth Deliverance (2002) 8.73 | 1438
    179. Kreator Extreme Aggression (1989) 8.73 | 508
    180. Angra Temple Of Shadows (2004) 8.73 | 510
    181. Symphony X Paradise Lost (2007) 8.73 | 897
    182. Shape Of Despair Angels Of Distress (2001) 8.73 | 202
    183. Dimmu Borgir Enthrone Darkness Triumphant (1997) 8.73 | 881
    184. W.A.S.P. W.A.S.P. (1984) 8.72 | 301
    185. Ozzy Osbourne Blizzard Of Ozz (1980) 8.72 | 571
    186. Anthrax Among The Living (1987) 8.72 | 691
    187. Dismember Like An Ever Flowing Stream (1991) 8.72 | 244
    188. Coroner Mental Vortex (1991) 8.72 | 214
    189. Judas Priest Sad Wings Of Destiny (1976) 8.72 | 619
    190. Opeth Damnation (2003) 8.72 | 1566
    191. Bruce Dickinson The Chemical Wedding (1998) 8.72 | 356
    192. Bolt Thrower Those Once Loyal (2005) 8.72 | 342
    193. Kreator Coma Of Souls (1990) 8.72 | 583
    194. Avantasia The Metal Opera Part I (2001) 8.71 | 631
    195. Katatonia The Great Cold Distance (2006) 8.71 | 825
    196. Stratovarius Visions (1997) 8.71 | 603
    197. Moonspell Irreligious (1996) 8.71 | 508
    198. Summoning Let Mortal Heroes Sing Your Fame (2001) 8.71 | 273
    199. Devin Townsend Ziltoid The Omniscient (2007) 8.71 | 411
    200. Rush Permanent Waves (1980) 8.71 | 289