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    Top 200 albums

    1. Opeth Blackwater Park (2001) 9.17 | 2350
    2. Megadeth Rust In Peace (1990) 9.17 | 2213
    3. Metallica Master Of Puppets (1986) 9.16 | 2783
    4. Metallica Ride The Lightning (1984) 9.16 | 2559
    5. Iron Maiden The Number Of The Beast (1982) 9.13 | 2045
    6. Agalloch Ashes Against The Grain (2006) 9.11 | 1093
    7. Death Symbolic (1995) 9.10 | 1548
    8. Iron Maiden Powerslave (1984) 9.10 | 1912
    9. Judas Priest Painkiller (1990) 9.09 | 1550
    10. Opeth Still Life (1999) 9.09 | 1530
    11. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV (1971) 9.09 | 869
    12. Edge Of Sanity Crimson (1996) 9.09 | 589
    13. Agalloch The Mantle (2002) 9.09 | 1159
    14. Dream Theater Images And Words (1992) 9.08 | 1418
    15. Death The Sound Of Perseverance (1998) 9.07 | 1450
    16. Queensrÿche Operation: Mindcrime (1988) 9.07 | 733
    17. Black Sabbath Paranoid (1970) 9.06 | 1312
    18. Dream Theater Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A Memory (1999) 9.03 | 1269
    19. Iron Maiden Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son (1988) 9.01 | 1717
    20. Estatic Fear A Sombre Dance (1999) 9.01 | 222
    21. Dio Holy Diver (1983) 9.00 | 877
    22. Black Sabbath Black Sabbath (1970) 9.00 | 1051
    23. Deep Purple Machine Head (1972) 8.99 | 527
    24. Slayer Reign In Blood (1986) 8.99 | 1791
    25. King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) 8.98 | 354
    26. Rainbow Rising (1976) 8.98 | 497
    27. Nevermore Dead Heart, In A Dead World (2000) 8.98 | 766
    28. Tool Lateralus (2001) 8.98 | 940
    29. Opeth Ghost Reveries (2005) 8.97 | 1667
    30. Saturnus Veronika Decides To Die (2006) 8.97 | 351
    31. Nevermore This Godless Endeavor (2005) 8.96 | 904
    32. Anathema Judgement (1999) 8.95 | 790
    33. Ayreon The Human Equation (2004) 8.95 | 780
    34. Anathema Alternative 4 (1998) 8.94 | 757
    35. Green Carnation Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness (2001) 8.94 | 397
    36. Summoning Stronghold (1999) 8.94 | 398
    37. Rush Moving Pictures (1981) 8.93 | 512
    38. Emperor Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk (1997) 8.92 | 710
    39. Dissection Storm Of The Light's Bane (1995) 8.92 | 759
    40. Primordial To The Nameless Dead (2007) 8.92 | 475
    41. Black Sabbath Heaven And Hell (1980) 8.92 | 809
    42. Porcupine Tree Fear Of A Blank Planet (2007) 8.92 | 608
    43. Tiamat Wildhoney (1994) 8.91 | 488
    44. Porcupine Tree In Absentia (2002) 8.91 | 624
    45. Pain Of Salvation The Perfect Element, Part I (2000) 8.90 | 381
    46. Wintersun Wintersun (2004) 8.90 | 1395
    47. Kyuss Kyuss (1994) 8.90 | 229
    48. Draconian Arcane Rain Fell (2005) 8.90 | 601
    49. Saturnus Martyre (2000) 8.89 | 244
    50. Black Sabbath Master Of Reality (1971) 8.89 | 863
    51. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin II (1969) 8.89 | 544
    52. Be'lakor Stone's Reach (2009) 8.89 | 789
    53. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part II (1988) 8.89 | 963
    54. Tool Ænima (1996) 8.89 | 772
    55. Pain Of Salvation Remedy Lane (2002) 8.88 | 424
    56. Katatonia Brave Murder Day (1996) 8.88 | 650
    57. Septicflesh Communion (2008) 8.88 | 746
    58. Sepultura Arise (1991) 8.88 | 929
    59. AC/DC Back In Black (1980) 8.88 | 770
    60. Slumber Fallout (2004) 8.88 | 228
    61. The Gathering Mandylion (1995) 8.87 | 445
    62. Rush 2112 (1976) 8.87 | 440
    63. Alice In Chains Dirt (1992) 8.87 | 591
    64. Orphaned Land Mabool (2004) 8.87 | 610
    65. In Flames The Jester Race (1996) 8.87 | 1098
    66. Dark Tranquillity The Gallery (1995) 8.86 | 774
    67. Blind Guardian Imaginations From The Other Side (1995) 8.86 | 1023
    68. Iron Maiden Piece Of Mind (1983) 8.86 | 1553
    69. My Dying Bride The Angel And The Dark River (1995) 8.86 | 471
    70. Slayer Seasons In The Abyss (1990) 8.86 | 1276
    71. Death Human (1991) 8.85 | 1077
    72. Opeth Morningrise (1996) 8.85 | 1170
    73. Lake Of Tears Forever Autumn (1999) 8.85 | 207
    74. Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction (1987) 8.85 | 777
    75. Shining V - Halmstad (2007) 8.85 | 334
    76. Sepultura Beneath The Remains (1989) 8.84 | 780
    77. Swallow The Sun The Morning Never Came (2003) 8.84 | 456
    78. Moonspell Wolfheart (1995) 8.84 | 621
    79. Riverside Second Life Syndrome (2005) 8.83 | 411
    80. Haggard Eppur Si Muove (2004) 8.83 | 464
    81. Kamelot The Black Halo (2005) 8.83 | 985
    82. At The Gates Slaughter Of The Soul (1995) 8.83 | 826
    83. Porcupine Tree Deadwing (2005) 8.83 | 551
    84. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin (1969) 8.83 | 531
    85. Saturnus Paradise Belongs To You (1996) 8.83 | 204
    86. Deep Purple In Rock (1970) 8.83 | 360
    87. Windir 1184 (2001) 8.83 | 349
    88. Disillusion Back To Times Of Splendor (2004) 8.82 | 207
    89. Emperor In The Nightside Eclipse (1994) 8.82 | 711
    90. Ensiferum Ensiferum (2001) 8.82 | 1052
    91. AC/DC Highway To Hell (1979) 8.82 | 558
    92. W.A.S.P. The Crimson Idol (1992) 8.82 | 342
    93. King Diamond Abigail (1987) 8.82 | 505
    94. Tristania Beyond The Veil (1999) 8.82 | 406
    95. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part I (1987) 8.82 | 938
    96. Paradise Lost Draconian Times (1995) 8.82 | 588
    97. Vektor Black Future (2009) 8.81 | 221
    98. Dark Tranquillity Damage Done (2002) 8.81 | 845
    99. Metallica ...And Justice For All (1988) 8.81 | 2180
    100. Mercyful Fate Don't Break The Oath (1984) 8.81 | 437
    101. Immortal At The Heart Of Winter (1999) 8.81 | 735
    102. Van Halen Van Halen (1978) 8.81 | 236
    103. Opeth My Arms, Your Hearse (1998) 8.81 | 1117
    104. Blind Guardian Nightfall In Middle-Earth (1998) 8.81 | 1082
    105. Empyrium Songs Of Moors And Misty Fields (1997) 8.81 | 342
    106. Arcturus The Sham Mirrors (2002) 8.81 | 526
    107. Motörhead Overkill (1979) 8.81 | 404
    108. Testament The Legacy (1987) 8.80 | 657
    109. Iron Maiden Somewhere In Time (1986) 8.80 | 1421
    110. Dismember Like An Ever Flowing Stream (1991) 8.80 | 225
    111. Riverside Out Of Myself (2003) 8.80 | 336
    112. Therion Theli (1996) 8.80 | 531
    113. Insomnium Above The Weeping World (2006) 8.80 | 651
    114. Mercyful Fate Melissa (1983) 8.80 | 431
    115. Morbid Angel Altars Of Madness (1989) 8.79 | 653
    116. Motörhead Ace Of Spades (1980) 8.79 | 565
    117. My Dying Bride Turn Loose The Swans (1993) 8.79 | 453
    118. Bathory Hammerheart (1990) 8.79 | 463
    119. Enslaved Axioma Ethica Odini (2010) 8.79 | 693
    120. Judas Priest Screaming For Vengeance (1982) 8.78 | 866
    121. Megadeth Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? (1986) 8.78 | 1349
    122. Death Individual Thought Patterns (1993) 8.78 | 997
    123. Rush Hemispheres (1978) 8.78 | 306
    124. Machine Head The Blackening (2007) 8.77 | 763
    125. My Dying Bride The Dreadful Hours (2001) 8.77 | 432
    126. Agalloch Pale Folklore (1999) 8.77 | 640
    127. Mors Principium Est The Unborn (2005) 8.77 | 209
    128. Candlemass Epicus Doomicus Metallicus (1986) 8.76 | 432
    129. Pantera Vulgar Display Of Power (1992) 8.76 | 1139
    130. Amorphis Tales From The Thousand Lakes (1994) 8.76 | 674
    131. Gamma Ray Land Of The Free (1995) 8.76 | 488
    132. Moonsorrow Kivenkantaja (2003) 8.76 | 548
    133. Savatage Hall Of The Mountain King (1987) 8.76 | 337
    134. Savatage Gutter Ballet (1989) 8.75 | 308
    135. Amon Amarth With Oden On Our Side (2006) 8.75 | 1423
    136. Black Sabbath Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (1973) 8.75 | 722
    137. Opeth Deliverance (2002) 8.75 | 1395
    138. Led Zeppelin Physical Graffiti (1975) 8.75 | 365
    139. Ensiferum Iron (2004) 8.75 | 930
    140. Theatre Of Tragedy Velvet Darkness They Fear (1996) 8.74 | 283
    141. Opeth Damnation (2003) 8.74 | 1498
    142. Theatre Of Tragedy Aégis (1998) 8.74 | 302
    143. Gojira From Mars To Sirius (2005) 8.74 | 650
    144. Symphony X The Divine Wings Of Tragedy (1997) 8.74 | 616
    145. Tristania Widow's Weeds (1998) 8.74 | 341
    146. Isis Panopticon (2004) 8.74 | 280
    147. Summoning Let Mortal Heroes Sing Your Fame (2001) 8.74 | 270
    148. Negură Bunget OM (2006) 8.74 | 286
    149. Pantera Cowboys From Hell (1990) 8.73 | 1185
    150. Isis Oceanic (2002) 8.73 | 235
    151. Windir Likferd (2003) 8.73 | 212
    152. Carcass Heartwork (1993) 8.73 | 759
    153. Testament The Gathering (1999) 8.73 | 634
    154. Sodom Agent Orange (1989) 8.73 | 460
    155. The Gathering Nighttime Birds (1997) 8.73 | 306
    156. Symphony X Paradise Lost (2007) 8.73 | 871
    157. Rainbow Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow (1975) 8.73 | 306
    158. Candlemass Nightfall (1987) 8.73 | 378
    159. Therion Vovin (1998) 8.73 | 514
    160. Cynic Focus (1993) 8.72 | 532
    161. Katatonia The Great Cold Distance (2006) 8.72 | 808
    162. Primordial The Gathering Wilderness (2005) 8.72 | 265
    163. Devin Townsend Ocean Machine: Biomech (1997) 8.72 | 283
    164. Exodus Bonded By Blood (1985) 8.72 | 559
    165. Rotting Christ Theogonia (2007) 8.72 | 467
    166. Overkill The Years Of Decay (1989) 8.72 | 353
    167. Between The Buried And Me Colors (2007) 8.72 | 394
    168. Slayer South Of Heaven (1988) 8.72 | 1141
    169. Kamelot Epica (2003) 8.72 | 717
    170. Moonsorrow Voimasta Ja Kunniasta (2001) 8.71 | 466
    171. Ozzy Osbourne Blizzard Of Ozz (1980) 8.71 | 536
    172. Scorpions Blackout (1982) 8.71 | 235
    173. Empyrium A Wintersunset... (1996) 8.71 | 213
    174. Control Denied The Fragile Art Of Existence (1999) 8.71 | 312
    175. Edge Of Sanity Crimson II (2003) 8.70 | 325
    176. Windir Arntor (1999) 8.70 | 248
    177. Bruce Dickinson The Chemical Wedding (1998) 8.70 | 335
    178. Symphony X The Odyssey (2002) 8.70 | 689
    179. Judas Priest Defenders Of The Faith (1984) 8.70 | 671
    180. Atheist Unquestionable Presence (1991) 8.69 | 378
    181. Moonspell Irreligious (1996) 8.69 | 491
    182. Mastodon Crack The Skye (2009) 8.69 | 911
    183. Equilibrium Sagas (2008) 8.69 | 589
    184. Testament The New Order (1988) 8.69 | 562
    185. Paradise Lost Icon (1993) 8.69 | 473
    186. Bolt Thrower ...For Victory (1994) 8.69 | 210
    187. Dimmu Borgir Enthrone Darkness Triumphant (1997) 8.69 | 854
    188. Drudkh Autumn Aurora (2004) 8.69 | 201
    189. Eternal Tears Of Sorrow A Virgin And A Whore (2001) 8.69 | 423
    190. W.A.S.P. The Headless Children (1989) 8.69 | 235
    191. Enslaved Isa (2004) 8.68 | 414
    192. Stratovarius Visions (1997) 8.68 | 594
    193. Stratovarius Episode (1996) 8.68 | 419
    194. Immortal Sons Of Northern Darkness (2002) 8.68 | 746
    195. Therion Lemuria (2004) 8.68 | 560
    196. Dream Theater Awake (1994) 8.68 | 1025
    197. Dio The Last In Line (1984) 8.68 | 429
    198. Carcass Necroticism: Descanting The Insalubrious (1991) 8.68 | 473
    199. Whitesnake Whitesnake [1987] (1987) 8.68 | 227
    200. Blind Guardian Somewhere Far Beyond (1992) 8.68 | 808