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    Top 200 albums

    1. Opeth Blackwater Park (2001) 9.17 | 2354
    2. Megadeth Rust In Peace (1990) 9.17 | 2214
    3. Metallica Master Of Puppets (1986) 9.17 | 2785
    4. Metallica Ride The Lightning (1984) 9.16 | 2559
    5. Iron Maiden The Number Of The Beast (1982) 9.13 | 2047
    6. Agalloch Ashes Against The Grain (2006) 9.11 | 1094
    7. Death Symbolic (1995) 9.10 | 1547
    8. Iron Maiden Powerslave (1984) 9.10 | 1912
    9. Edge Of Sanity Crimson (1996) 9.10 | 591
    10. Opeth Still Life (1999) 9.09 | 1531
    11. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV (1971) 9.09 | 869
    12. Judas Priest Painkiller (1990) 9.09 | 1554
    13. Agalloch The Mantle (2002) 9.09 | 1159
    14. Dream Theater Images And Words (1992) 9.08 | 1420
    15. Queensrÿche Operation: Mindcrime (1988) 9.07 | 734
    16. Death The Sound Of Perseverance (1998) 9.07 | 1450
    17. Black Sabbath Paranoid (1970) 9.06 | 1312
    18. Dream Theater Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A Memory (1999) 9.03 | 1271
    19. Estatic Fear A Sombre Dance (1999) 9.01 | 223
    20. Iron Maiden Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son (1988) 9.01 | 1717
    21. Black Sabbath Black Sabbath (1970) 9.00 | 1050
    22. Deep Purple Machine Head (1972) 9.00 | 526
    23. Dio Holy Diver (1983) 9.00 | 876
    24. Slayer Reign In Blood (1986) 8.99 | 1792
    25. Tool Lateralus (2001) 8.98 | 940
    26. Nevermore Dead Heart, In A Dead World (2000) 8.98 | 767
    27. King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) 8.98 | 356
    28. Rainbow Rising (1976) 8.98 | 498
    29. Saturnus Veronika Decides To Die (2006) 8.97 | 352
    30. Opeth Ghost Reveries (2005) 8.97 | 1671
    31. Nevermore This Godless Endeavor (2005) 8.96 | 904
    32. Anathema Judgement (1999) 8.95 | 792
    33. Ayreon The Human Equation (2004) 8.95 | 782
    34. Summoning Stronghold (1999) 8.94 | 399
    35. Dissection Storm Of The Light's Bane (1995) 8.93 | 760
    36. Green Carnation Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness (2001) 8.93 | 396
    37. Anathema Alternative 4 (1998) 8.93 | 758
    38. Porcupine Tree Fear Of A Blank Planet (2007) 8.92 | 609
    39. Rush Moving Pictures (1981) 8.92 | 514
    40. Black Sabbath Heaven And Hell (1980) 8.92 | 810
    41. Primordial To The Nameless Dead (2007) 8.92 | 475
    42. Tiamat Wildhoney (1994) 8.91 | 489
    43. Emperor Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk (1997) 8.91 | 711
    44. Wintersun Wintersun (2004) 8.91 | 1396
    45. Kyuss Kyuss (1994) 8.91 | 230
    46. Porcupine Tree In Absentia (2002) 8.91 | 626
    47. Pain Of Salvation The Perfect Element, Part I (2000) 8.90 | 382
    48. Draconian Arcane Rain Fell (2005) 8.90 | 603
    49. Black Sabbath Master Of Reality (1971) 8.89 | 864
    50. Be'lakor Stone's Reach (2009) 8.89 | 788
    51. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin II (1969) 8.89 | 545
    52. Saturnus Martyre (2000) 8.89 | 245
    53. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part II (1988) 8.89 | 963
    54. Tool Ænima (1996) 8.89 | 770
    55. Sepultura Arise (1991) 8.88 | 929
    56. Katatonia Brave Murder Day (1996) 8.88 | 651
    57. In Flames The Jester Race (1996) 8.88 | 1098
    58. AC/DC Back In Black (1980) 8.88 | 772
    59. Septicflesh Communion (2008) 8.88 | 750
    60. Pain Of Salvation Remedy Lane (2002) 8.88 | 424
    61. Orphaned Land Mabool (2004) 8.87 | 611
    62. Alice In Chains Dirt (1992) 8.87 | 591
    63. Blind Guardian Imaginations From The Other Side (1995) 8.87 | 1022
    64. Slumber Fallout (2004) 8.87 | 228
    65. Rush 2112 (1976) 8.87 | 442
    66. The Gathering Mandylion (1995) 8.87 | 447
    67. Opeth Morningrise (1996) 8.86 | 1170
    68. Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction (1987) 8.86 | 775
    69. Iron Maiden Piece Of Mind (1983) 8.86 | 1553
    70. Lake Of Tears Forever Autumn (1999) 8.86 | 208
    71. Dark Tranquillity The Gallery (1995) 8.86 | 775
    72. Slayer Seasons In The Abyss (1990) 8.86 | 1280
    73. Death Human (1991) 8.85 | 1076
    74. My Dying Bride The Angel And The Dark River (1995) 8.85 | 474
    75. Sepultura Beneath The Remains (1989) 8.84 | 779
    76. Deep Purple In Rock (1970) 8.84 | 360
    77. Swallow The Sun The Morning Never Came (2003) 8.84 | 458
    78. Moonspell Wolfheart (1995) 8.84 | 622
    79. Shining V - Halmstad (2007) 8.83 | 336
    80. Windir 1184 (2001) 8.83 | 349
    81. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin (1969) 8.83 | 533
    82. Riverside Second Life Syndrome (2005) 8.83 | 412
    83. Kamelot The Black Halo (2005) 8.83 | 985
    84. At The Gates Slaughter Of The Soul (1995) 8.83 | 827
    85. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part I (1987) 8.83 | 937
    86. Saturnus Paradise Belongs To You (1996) 8.83 | 204
    87. Porcupine Tree Deadwing (2005) 8.83 | 553
    88. Haggard Eppur Si Muove (2004) 8.83 | 463
    89. Ensiferum Ensiferum (2001) 8.82 | 1053
    90. Opeth My Arms, Your Hearse (1998) 8.82 | 1116
    91. AC/DC Highway To Hell (1979) 8.82 | 558
    92. W.A.S.P. The Crimson Idol (1992) 8.82 | 341
    93. Emperor In The Nightside Eclipse (1994) 8.82 | 712
    94. Tristania Beyond The Veil (1999) 8.82 | 407
    95. Disillusion Back To Times Of Splendor (2004) 8.82 | 207
    96. Paradise Lost Draconian Times (1995) 8.82 | 591
    97. King Diamond Abigail (1987) 8.82 | 506
    98. Dark Tranquillity Damage Done (2002) 8.81 | 847
    99. Vektor Black Future (2009) 8.81 | 220
    100. Metallica ...And Justice For All (1988) 8.81 | 2181
    101. Empyrium Songs Of Moors And Misty Fields (1997) 8.81 | 343
    102. Immortal At The Heart Of Winter (1999) 8.81 | 734
    103. Van Halen Van Halen (1978) 8.81 | 237
    104. Blind Guardian Nightfall In Middle-Earth (1998) 8.81 | 1083
    105. Mercyful Fate Don't Break The Oath (1984) 8.81 | 438
    106. Arcturus The Sham Mirrors (2002) 8.80 | 528
    107. Mercyful Fate Melissa (1983) 8.80 | 432
    108. Motörhead Overkill (1979) 8.80 | 404
    109. Iron Maiden Somewhere In Time (1986) 8.80 | 1421
    110. Testament The Legacy (1987) 8.80 | 658
    111. Therion Theli (1996) 8.80 | 531
    112. Dismember Like An Ever Flowing Stream (1991) 8.80 | 225
    113. Insomnium Above The Weeping World (2006) 8.80 | 651
    114. Riverside Out Of Myself (2003) 8.79 | 336
    115. Enslaved Axioma Ethica Odini (2010) 8.79 | 693
    116. Death Individual Thought Patterns (1993) 8.79 | 996
    117. Morbid Angel Altars Of Madness (1989) 8.79 | 652
    118. My Dying Bride Turn Loose The Swans (1993) 8.79 | 453
    119. Bathory Hammerheart (1990) 8.78 | 463
    120. Megadeth Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? (1986) 8.78 | 1349
    121. Motörhead Ace Of Spades (1980) 8.78 | 566
    122. Machine Head The Blackening (2007) 8.78 | 765
    123. Rush Hemispheres (1978) 8.78 | 306
    124. Mors Principium Est The Unborn (2005) 8.78 | 210
    125. Judas Priest Screaming For Vengeance (1982) 8.78 | 870
    126. My Dying Bride The Dreadful Hours (2001) 8.77 | 432
    127. Agalloch Pale Folklore (1999) 8.77 | 639
    128. Amorphis Tales From The Thousand Lakes (1994) 8.76 | 675
    129. Moonsorrow Kivenkantaja (2003) 8.76 | 549
    130. Gamma Ray Land Of The Free (1995) 8.76 | 489
    131. Black Sabbath Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (1973) 8.76 | 721
    132. Candlemass Epicus Doomicus Metallicus (1986) 8.76 | 432
    133. Pantera Vulgar Display Of Power (1992) 8.76 | 1141
    134. Savatage Hall Of The Mountain King (1987) 8.76 | 338
    135. Amon Amarth With Oden On Our Side (2006) 8.75 | 1424
    136. Opeth Deliverance (2002) 8.75 | 1398
    137. Ensiferum Iron (2004) 8.75 | 932
    138. Theatre Of Tragedy Velvet Darkness They Fear (1996) 8.75 | 284
    139. Led Zeppelin Physical Graffiti (1975) 8.75 | 365
    140. Isis Panopticon (2004) 8.75 | 281
    141. Negură Bunget OM (2006) 8.74 | 287
    142. Symphony X The Divine Wings Of Tragedy (1997) 8.74 | 617
    143. Summoning Let Mortal Heroes Sing Your Fame (2001) 8.74 | 270
    144. Theatre Of Tragedy Aégis (1998) 8.74 | 302
    145. Tristania Widow's Weeds (1998) 8.74 | 342
    146. Isis Oceanic (2002) 8.74 | 236
    147. Gojira From Mars To Sirius (2005) 8.74 | 654
    148. Savatage Gutter Ballet (1989) 8.74 | 309
    149. Opeth Damnation (2003) 8.74 | 1503
    150. Windir Likferd (2003) 8.73 | 212
    151. Sodom Agent Orange (1989) 8.73 | 462
    152. Pantera Cowboys From Hell (1990) 8.73 | 1186
    153. Therion Vovin (1998) 8.73 | 513
    154. Rainbow Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow (1975) 8.73 | 308
    155. Symphony X Paradise Lost (2007) 8.73 | 873
    156. The Gathering Nighttime Birds (1997) 8.73 | 306
    157. Carcass Heartwork (1993) 8.73 | 761
    158. Primordial The Gathering Wilderness (2005) 8.73 | 267
    159. Devin Townsend Ocean Machine: Biomech (1997) 8.73 | 285
    160. Kamelot Epica (2003) 8.72 | 717
    161. Rotting Christ Theogonia (2007) 8.72 | 467
    162. Exodus Bonded By Blood (1985) 8.72 | 560
    163. Katatonia The Great Cold Distance (2006) 8.72 | 808
    164. Overkill The Years Of Decay (1989) 8.72 | 356
    165. Between The Buried And Me Colors (2007) 8.72 | 396
    166. Slayer South Of Heaven (1988) 8.72 | 1142
    167. Testament The Gathering (1999) 8.72 | 636
    168. Candlemass Nightfall (1987) 8.72 | 378
    169. Scorpions Blackout (1982) 8.71 | 235
    170. Empyrium A Wintersunset... (1996) 8.71 | 213
    171. Cynic Focus (1993) 8.71 | 533
    172. Control Denied The Fragile Art Of Existence (1999) 8.71 | 314
    173. Moonsorrow Voimasta Ja Kunniasta (2001) 8.70 | 467
    174. Dimmu Borgir Enthrone Darkness Triumphant (1997) 8.70 | 856
    175. Bruce Dickinson The Chemical Wedding (1998) 8.70 | 335
    176. Symphony X The Odyssey (2002) 8.70 | 691
    177. Ozzy Osbourne Blizzard Of Ozz (1980) 8.70 | 539
    178. Judas Priest Defenders Of The Faith (1984) 8.70 | 675
    179. Drudkh Autumn Aurora (2004) 8.70 | 200
    180. Edge Of Sanity Crimson II (2003) 8.70 | 327
    181. Moonspell Irreligious (1996) 8.69 | 491
    182. Mastodon Crack The Skye (2009) 8.69 | 913
    183. Testament The New Order (1988) 8.69 | 563
    184. W.A.S.P. The Headless Children (1989) 8.69 | 234
    185. Blind Guardian Somewhere Far Beyond (1992) 8.69 | 807
    186. Atheist Unquestionable Presence (1991) 8.69 | 377
    187. Windir Arntor (1999) 8.69 | 250
    188. Equilibrium Sagas (2008) 8.69 | 589
    189. Bolt Thrower ...For Victory (1994) 8.69 | 209
    190. Dio The Last In Line (1984) 8.69 | 427
    191. Carcass Necroticism: Descanting The Insalubrious (1991) 8.68 | 474
    192. Paradise Lost Icon (1993) 8.68 | 476
    193. Immortal Sons Of Northern Darkness (2002) 8.68 | 748
    194. Stratovarius Episode (1996) 8.68 | 419
    195. Kreator Extreme Aggression (1989) 8.68 | 470
    196. Kreator Coma Of Souls (1990) 8.68 | 551
    197. Therion Lemuria (2004) 8.68 | 560
    198. Dream Theater Awake (1994) 8.68 | 1024
    199. Whitesnake Whitesnake [1987] (1987) 8.68 | 227
    200. Enslaved Isa (2004) 8.68 | 415