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    Top 200 albums

    1. Megadeth Rust In Peace (1990) 9.20 | 2456
    2. Opeth Blackwater Park (2001) 9.19 | 2576
    3. Metallica Master Of Puppets (1986) 9.18 | 3049
    4. Metallica Ride The Lightning (1984) 9.18 | 2808
    5. Death Symbolic (1995) 9.16 | 1727
    6. Iron Maiden The Number Of The Beast (1982) 9.14 | 2262
    7. Judas Priest Painkiller (1990) 9.13 | 1691
    8. Agalloch The Mantle (2002) 9.12 | 1284
    9. Agalloch Ashes Against The Grain (2006) 9.12 | 1214
    10. Iron Maiden Powerslave (1984) 9.11 | 2118
    11. Death The Sound Of Perseverance (1998) 9.11 | 1579
    12. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV (1971) 9.10 | 955
    13. Black Sabbath Paranoid (1970) 9.10 | 1440
    14. Queensrÿche Operation: Mindcrime (1988) 9.08 | 825
    15. Dream Theater Images And Words (1992) 9.08 | 1556
    16. Opeth Still Life (1999) 9.08 | 1660
    17. Edge Of Sanity Crimson (1996) 9.07 | 664
    18. King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) 9.05 | 418
    19. Dream Theater Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A Memory (1999) 9.05 | 1393
    20. Rainbow Rising (1976) 9.05 | 556
    21. Iron Maiden Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son (1988) 9.03 | 1916
    22. Deep Purple Machine Head (1972) 9.02 | 583
    23. Black Sabbath Black Sabbath (1970) 9.01 | 1151
    24. Dio Holy Diver (1983) 9.01 | 964
    25. Tool Lateralus (2001) 9.00 | 1047
    26. Rush Moving Pictures (1981) 8.99 | 573
    27. Slayer Reign In Blood (1986) 8.99 | 1952
    28. Saturnus Veronika Decides To Die (2006) 8.98 | 383
    29. Opeth Ghost Reveries (2005) 8.97 | 1826
    30. Black Sabbath Heaven And Hell (1980) 8.96 | 895
    31. Nevermore Dead Heart In A Dead World (2000) 8.96 | 839
    32. Summoning Stronghold (1999) 8.96 | 443
    33. Dissection Storm Of The Light's Bane (1995) 8.95 | 825
    34. Ayreon The Human Equation (2004) 8.94 | 823
    35. Anathema Judgement (1999) 8.94 | 846
    36. Nevermore This Godless Endeavor (2005) 8.94 | 971
    37. Emperor Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk (1997) 8.93 | 761
    38. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part II (1988) 8.93 | 1047
    39. W.A.S.P. The Crimson Idol (1992) 8.93 | 395
    40. Crimson Glory Transcendence (1988) 8.93 | 230
    41. Rush 2112 (1976) 8.93 | 497
    42. Anathema Alternative 4 (1998) 8.92 | 806
    43. Black Sabbath Master Of Reality (1971) 8.92 | 974
    44. Green Carnation Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness (2001) 8.92 | 410
    45. Tiamat Wildhoney (1994) 8.91 | 536
    46. Death Human (1991) 8.91 | 1201
    47. The Gathering Mandylion (1995) 8.91 | 473
    48. Wintersun Wintersun (2004) 8.90 | 1485
    49. Alice In Chains Dirt (1992) 8.90 | 670
    50. Estatic Fear A Sombre Dance (1999) 8.90 | 242
    51. Sepultura Arise (1991) 8.89 | 1040
    52. Orphaned Land Mabool (2004) 8.89 | 637
    53. Deep Purple In Rock (1970) 8.89 | 407
    54. Porcupine Tree In Absentia (2002) 8.89 | 672
    55. Draconian Arcane Rain Fell (2005) 8.89 | 645
    56. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin II (1969) 8.89 | 610
    57. AC/DC Back In Black (1980) 8.88 | 863
    58. Katatonia Brave Murder Day (1996) 8.88 | 690
    59. Blind Guardian Imaginations From The Other Side (1995) 8.88 | 1107
    60. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part I (1987) 8.88 | 1026
    61. Primordial To The Nameless Dead (2007) 8.88 | 537
    62. Septicflesh Communion (2008) 8.88 | 817
    63. Dark Tranquillity The Gallery (1995) 8.88 | 838
    64. Mercyful Fate Don't Break The Oath (1984) 8.88 | 494
    65. Tool Ænima (1996) 8.88 | 856
    66. Empyrium Songs Of Moors And Misty Fields (1997) 8.88 | 362
    67. My Dying Bride The Angel And The Dark River (1995) 8.87 | 517
    68. Iron Maiden Piece Of Mind (1983) 8.87 | 1727
    69. Moonspell Wolfheart (1995) 8.87 | 677
    70. Slayer Seasons In The Abyss (1990) 8.87 | 1413
    71. King Diamond Abigail (1987) 8.87 | 573
    72. Mercyful Fate Melissa (1983) 8.87 | 486
    73. Be'lakor Stone's Reach (2009) 8.87 | 860
    74. Immortal At The Heart Of Winter (1999) 8.87 | 818
    75. Porcupine Tree Fear Of A Blank Planet (2007) 8.87 | 667
    76. Saturnus Martyre (2000) 8.86 | 252
    77. Rush Hemispheres (1978) 8.86 | 349
    78. Riverside Out Of Myself (2003) 8.86 | 373
    79. In Flames The Jester Race (1996) 8.86 | 1211
    80. Pain Of Salvation The Perfect Element, Part I (2000) 8.86 | 402
    81. Pain Of Salvation Remedy Lane (2002) 8.86 | 451
    82. Kamelot The Black Halo (2005) 8.86 | 1045
    83. Windir 1184 (2001) 8.86 | 377
    84. Opeth Morningrise (1996) 8.86 | 1260
    85. At The Gates Slaughter Of The Soul (1995) 8.86 | 925
    86. Sepultura Beneath The Remains (1989) 8.85 | 876
    87. Running Wild Black Hand Inn (1994) 8.85 | 205
    88. Savatage Gutter Ballet (1989) 8.85 | 342
    89. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin (1969) 8.85 | 602
    90. Paradise Lost Draconian Times (1995) 8.85 | 683
    91. Haggard Eppur Si Muove (2004) 8.85 | 478
    92. Van Halen Van Halen (1978) 8.84 | 281
    93. Metallica ...And Justice For All (1988) 8.84 | 2382
    94. Death Individual Thought Patterns (1993) 8.84 | 1101
    95. Ensiferum Ensiferum (2001) 8.84 | 1122
    96. Slumber Fallout (2004) 8.84 | 245
    97. Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction (1987) 8.84 | 867
    98. Emperor In The Nightside Eclipse (1994) 8.84 | 782
    99. Lake Of Tears Forever Autumn (1999) 8.84 | 219
    100. Vektor Black Future (2009) 8.83 | 266
    101. Morbid Angel Altars Of Madness (1989) 8.83 | 697
    102. AC/DC Highway To Hell (1979) 8.83 | 632
    103. Running Wild Death Or Glory (1989) 8.83 | 213
    104. Shining V - Halmstad (2007) 8.83 | 357
    105. Bathory Hammerheart (1990) 8.83 | 521
    106. Arcturus The Sham Mirrors (2002) 8.83 | 585
    107. Motörhead Ace Of Spades (1980) 8.82 | 642
    108. Gamma Ray Land Of The Free (1995) 8.82 | 554
    109. Kyuss Kyuss (1994) 8.82 | 267
    110. Porcupine Tree Deadwing (2005) 8.82 | 586
    111. Moonsorrow Kivenkantaja (2003) 8.82 | 584
    112. Iron Maiden Somewhere In Time (1986) 8.82 | 1594
    113. Candlemass Epicus Doomicus Metallicus (1986) 8.82 | 474
    114. Dark Tranquillity Damage Done (2002) 8.82 | 894
    115. Therion Theli (1996) 8.82 | 569
    116. Sodom Agent Orange (1989) 8.81 | 516
    117. Testament The Legacy (1987) 8.81 | 717
    118. Control Denied The Fragile Art Of Existence (1999) 8.81 | 348
    119. Theatre Of Tragedy Aégis (1998) 8.81 | 324
    120. Coroner No More Color (1989) 8.81 | 232
    121. Swallow The Sun The Morning Never Came (2003) 8.81 | 500
    122. Blind Guardian Nightfall In Middle-Earth (1998) 8.81 | 1177
    123. Opeth My Arms, Your Hearse (1998) 8.81 | 1196
    124. Machine Head The Blackening (2007) 8.80 | 870
    125. Judas Priest Screaming For Vengeance (1982) 8.80 | 956
    126. Savatage Hall Of The Mountain King (1987) 8.80 | 382
    127. Devin Townsend Ocean Machine: Biomech (1997) 8.80 | 315
    128. Isis Oceanic (2002) 8.80 | 269
    129. Riverside Second Life Syndrome (2005) 8.80 | 452
    130. Motörhead Overkill (1979) 8.80 | 464
    131. Gojira From Mars To Sirius (2005) 8.79 | 740
    132. Mors Principium Est The Unborn (2005) 8.79 | 266
    133. Symphony X The Divine Wings Of Tragedy (1997) 8.79 | 678
    134. Disillusion Back To Times Of Splendor (2004) 8.79 | 227
    135. Exodus Bonded By Blood (1985) 8.79 | 626
    136. Pantera Vulgar Display Of Power (1992) 8.79 | 1273
    137. Windir Arntor (1999) 8.79 | 265
    138. Candlemass Nightfall (1987) 8.78 | 425
    139. Between The Buried And Me Colors (2007) 8.78 | 446
    140. Insomnium Above The Weeping World (2006) 8.78 | 720
    141. Negură Bunget OM (2006) 8.78 | 299
    142. Moonsorrow Jumalten Aika (2016) 8.78 | 211
    143. My Dying Bride Turn Loose The Swans (1993) 8.78 | 487
    144. My Dying Bride The Dreadful Hours (2001) 8.77 | 451
    145. Rainbow Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow (1975) 8.77 | 357
    146. Overkill The Years Of Decay (1989) 8.77 | 413
    147. Windir Likferd (2003) 8.77 | 231
    148. Megadeth Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? (1986) 8.77 | 1497
    149. W.A.S.P. The Headless Children (1989) 8.77 | 272
    150. Moonsorrow Voimasta Ja Kunniasta (2001) 8.77 | 500
    151. Atheist Unquestionable Presence (1991) 8.77 | 420
    152. Carcass Heartwork (1993) 8.77 | 840
    153. Kamelot Epica (2003) 8.77 | 775
    154. Isis Panopticon (2004) 8.77 | 322
    155. Whitesnake Whitesnake [1987] (1987) 8.76 | 269
    156. Ensiferum Iron (2004) 8.76 | 989
    157. Tristania Beyond The Veil (1999) 8.76 | 428
    158. Black Sabbath Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (1973) 8.76 | 820
    159. Tristania Widow's Weeds (1998) 8.76 | 353
    160. Amorphis Tales From The Thousand Lakes (1994) 8.76 | 762
    161. Saturnus Paradise Belongs To You (1996) 8.75 | 215
    162. Therion Vovin (1998) 8.75 | 555
    163. Lacrimosa Elodia (1999) 8.75 | 206
    164. Testament The Gathering (1999) 8.75 | 693
    165. Enslaved Axioma Ethica Odini (2010) 8.75 | 729
    166. Amon Amarth With Oden On Our Side (2006) 8.75 | 1516
    167. Testament The New Order (1988) 8.74 | 624
    168. Stratovarius Visions (1997) 8.74 | 637
    169. Lost Horizon Awakening The World (2001) 8.74 | 245
    170. Scorpions Blackout (1982) 8.74 | 292
    171. Pantera Cowboys From Hell (1990) 8.74 | 1299
    172. Rotting Christ Theogonia (2007) 8.74 | 510
    173. Kreator Coma Of Souls (1990) 8.74 | 609
    174. Dimmu Borgir Enthrone Darkness Triumphant (1997) 8.74 | 919
    175. Opeth Deliverance (2002) 8.74 | 1500
    176. Leprous Tall Poppy Syndrome (2009) 8.74 | 231
    177. Bruce Dickinson The Chemical Wedding (1998) 8.74 | 371
    178. Summoning Let Mortal Heroes Sing Your Fame (2001) 8.74 | 289
    179. Dismember Like An Ever Flowing Stream (1991) 8.74 | 270
    180. Slayer South Of Heaven (1988) 8.74 | 1264
    181. Cynic Focus (1993) 8.73 | 569
    182. Symphony X The Odyssey (2002) 8.73 | 735
    183. Led Zeppelin Physical Graffiti (1975) 8.73 | 424
    184. Anthrax Among The Living (1987) 8.73 | 739
    185. Agalloch Pale Folklore (1999) 8.73 | 706
    186. Opeth Damnation (2003) 8.73 | 1634
    187. Angra Temple Of Shadows (2004) 8.73 | 530
    188. Judas Priest Defenders Of The Faith (1984) 8.73 | 758
    189. Symphony X Paradise Lost (2007) 8.73 | 940
    190. Bathory Blood Fire Death (1988) 8.73 | 494
    191. Moonsorrow Verisäkeet (2005) 8.73 | 414
    192. Edge Of Sanity Crimson II (2003) 8.72 | 349
    193. Kreator Extreme Aggression (1989) 8.72 | 530
    194. Mastodon Crack The Skye (2009) 8.72 | 1003
    195. Suffocation Pierced From Within (1995) 8.72 | 267
    196. Ayreon Into The Electric Castle (1998) 8.72 | 428
    197. Equilibrium Sagas (2008) 8.72 | 612
    198. Rainbow Long Live Rock 'N' Roll (1978) 8.72 | 328
    199. Bolt Thrower Those Once Loyal (2005) 8.72 | 363
    200. Primordial The Gathering Wilderness (2005) 8.72 | 291