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    Top 200 albums

    1. Megadeth Rust In Peace (1990) 9.20 | 2482
    2. Opeth Blackwater Park (2001) 9.18 | 2597
    3. Metallica Ride The Lightning (1984) 9.18 | 2841
    4. Metallica Master Of Puppets (1986) 9.18 | 3078
    5. Death Symbolic (1995) 9.17 | 1752
    6. Iron Maiden The Number Of The Beast (1982) 9.13 | 2282
    7. Judas Priest Painkiller (1990) 9.13 | 1709
    8. Agalloch The Mantle (2002) 9.12 | 1296
    9. Agalloch Ashes Against The Grain (2006) 9.12 | 1226
    10. Death The Sound Of Perseverance (1998) 9.11 | 1596
    11. Iron Maiden Powerslave (1984) 9.11 | 2139
    12. Black Sabbath Paranoid (1970) 9.10 | 1459
    13. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV (1971) 9.09 | 961
    14. Opeth Still Life (1999) 9.07 | 1671
    15. Dream Theater Images And Words (1992) 9.07 | 1567
    16. Edge Of Sanity Crimson (1996) 9.07 | 674
    17. Queensrÿche Operation: Mindcrime (1988) 9.06 | 834
    18. Dream Theater Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A Memory (1999) 9.04 | 1403
    19. Iron Maiden Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son (1988) 9.03 | 1935
    20. Rainbow Rising (1976) 9.03 | 564
    21. King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) 9.03 | 427
    22. Deep Purple Machine Head (1972) 9.02 | 590
    23. Black Sabbath Black Sabbath (1970) 9.01 | 1162
    24. Dio Holy Diver (1983) 9.00 | 972
    25. Tool Lateralus (2001) 9.00 | 1055
    26. Slayer Reign In Blood (1986) 8.99 | 1975
    27. Rush Moving Pictures (1981) 8.99 | 584
    28. Aquilus Griseus (2011) 8.98 | 204
    29. Nevermore Dead Heart In A Dead World (2000) 8.97 | 842
    30. Opeth Ghost Reveries (2005) 8.97 | 1836
    31. Saturnus Veronika Decides To Die (2006) 8.97 | 386
    32. Summoning Stronghold (1999) 8.96 | 450
    33. Black Sabbath Heaven And Hell (1980) 8.95 | 912
    34. Dissection Storm Of The Light's Bane (1995) 8.95 | 832
    35. Anathema Judgement (1999) 8.94 | 853
    36. Emperor Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk (1997) 8.94 | 767
    37. Ayreon The Human Equation (2004) 8.94 | 825
    38. Nevermore This Godless Endeavor (2005) 8.94 | 977
    39. Rush 2112 (1976) 8.93 | 504
    40. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part II (1988) 8.92 | 1058
    41. Green Carnation Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness (2001) 8.92 | 414
    42. W.A.S.P. The Crimson Idol (1992) 8.92 | 398
    43. Crimson Glory Transcendence (1988) 8.92 | 234
    44. Anathema Alternative 4 (1998) 8.91 | 816
    45. Black Sabbath Master Of Reality (1971) 8.91 | 985
    46. Death Human (1991) 8.91 | 1219
    47. The Gathering Mandylion (1995) 8.90 | 477
    48. Tiamat Wildhoney (1994) 8.90 | 541
    49. Wintersun Wintersun (2004) 8.90 | 1491
    50. Deep Purple In Rock (1970) 8.90 | 416
    51. Katatonia Brave Murder Day (1996) 8.89 | 697
    52. King Diamond Abigail (1987) 8.89 | 579
    53. Sepultura Arise (1991) 8.89 | 1049
    54. Orphaned Land Mabool (2004) 8.89 | 636
    55. Porcupine Tree In Absentia (2002) 8.89 | 675
    56. Draconian Arcane Rain Fell (2005) 8.89 | 648
    57. Tool Ænima (1996) 8.89 | 862
    58. Primordial To The Nameless Dead (2007) 8.89 | 543
    59. Blind Guardian Imaginations From The Other Side (1995) 8.88 | 1116
    60. Dark Tranquillity The Gallery (1995) 8.88 | 842
    61. Moonspell Wolfheart (1995) 8.88 | 679
    62. AC/DC Back In Black (1980) 8.88 | 864
    63. Sanctuary Into The Mirror Black (1990) 8.88 | 200
    64. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin II (1969) 8.88 | 615
    65. Alice In Chains Dirt (1992) 8.88 | 677
    66. Porcupine Tree Fear Of A Blank Planet (2007) 8.88 | 673
    67. Septicflesh Communion (2008) 8.88 | 822
    68. In Flames The Jester Race (1996) 8.87 | 1215
    69. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part I (1987) 8.87 | 1030
    70. Immortal At The Heart Of Winter (1999) 8.87 | 826
    71. Slayer Seasons In The Abyss (1990) 8.87 | 1427
    72. Empyrium Songs Of Moors And Misty Fields (1997) 8.87 | 364
    73. Be'lakor Stone's Reach (2009) 8.87 | 880
    74. Opeth Morningrise (1996) 8.86 | 1271
    75. Pain Of Salvation The Perfect Element, Part I (2000) 8.86 | 404
    76. Pain Of Salvation Remedy Lane (2002) 8.86 | 454
    77. At The Gates Slaughter Of The Soul (1995) 8.86 | 934
    78. Paradise Lost Draconian Times (1995) 8.86 | 686
    79. Iron Maiden Piece Of Mind (1983) 8.86 | 1745
    80. Mercyful Fate Don't Break The Oath (1984) 8.86 | 504
    81. Running Wild Black Hand Inn (1994) 8.86 | 208
    82. Kamelot The Black Halo (2005) 8.86 | 1050
    83. Windir 1184 (2001) 8.86 | 383
    84. Rush Hemispheres (1978) 8.86 | 353
    85. Savatage Gutter Ballet (1989) 8.85 | 349
    86. My Dying Bride The Angel And The Dark River (1995) 8.85 | 521
    87. Haggard Eppur Si Muove (2004) 8.85 | 477
    88. Mercyful Fate Melissa (1983) 8.85 | 494
    89. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin (1969) 8.85 | 606
    90. Death Individual Thought Patterns (1993) 8.84 | 1115
    91. Ensiferum Ensiferum (2001) 8.84 | 1128
    92. Sepultura Beneath The Remains (1989) 8.84 | 889
    93. Metallica ...And Justice For All (1988) 8.84 | 2401
    94. Running Wild Death Or Glory (1989) 8.84 | 216
    95. Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction (1987) 8.84 | 869
    96. Estatic Fear A Sombre Dance (1999) 8.84 | 245
    97. Saturnus Martyre (2000) 8.84 | 255
    98. Van Halen Van Halen (1978) 8.84 | 285
    99. Emperor In The Nightside Eclipse (1994) 8.83 | 786
    100. Lake Of Tears Forever Autumn (1999) 8.83 | 222
    101. Arcturus The Sham Mirrors (2002) 8.83 | 587
    102. Moonsorrow Kivenkantaja (2003) 8.83 | 594
    103. AC/DC Highway To Hell (1979) 8.83 | 634
    104. Porcupine Tree Deadwing (2005) 8.83 | 590
    105. Motörhead Ace Of Spades (1980) 8.83 | 655
    106. Slumber Fallout (2004) 8.83 | 245
    107. Blind Guardian Nightfall In Middle-Earth (1998) 8.82 | 1185
    108. Candlemass Epicus Doomicus Metallicus (1986) 8.82 | 481
    109. Dark Tranquillity Damage Done (2002) 8.82 | 897
    110. Iron Maiden Somewhere In Time (1986) 8.82 | 1611
    111. Morbid Angel Altars Of Madness (1989) 8.82 | 705
    112. Therion Theli (1996) 8.82 | 572
    113. Sodom Agent Orange (1989) 8.82 | 528
    114. Kyuss Kyuss (1994) 8.82 | 271
    115. Riverside Out Of Myself (2003) 8.82 | 376
    116. Opeth My Arms, Your Hearse (1998) 8.81 | 1208
    117. Bathory Hammerheart (1990) 8.81 | 524
    118. Gamma Ray Land Of The Free (1995) 8.81 | 560
    119. Testament The Legacy (1987) 8.81 | 729
    120. Motörhead Overkill (1979) 8.81 | 472
    121. Swallow The Sun The Morning Never Came (2003) 8.81 | 503
    122. Coroner No More Color (1989) 8.81 | 239
    123. Shining V - Halmstad (2007) 8.81 | 362
    124. Control Denied The Fragile Art Of Existence (1999) 8.81 | 353
    125. Vektor Black Future (2009) 8.81 | 297
    126. Theatre Of Tragedy Aégis (1998) 8.80 | 328
    127. Judas Priest Screaming For Vengeance (1982) 8.80 | 969
    128. Savatage Hall Of The Mountain King (1987) 8.80 | 389
    129. Symphony X The Divine Wings Of Tragedy (1997) 8.80 | 685
    130. Gojira From Mars To Sirius (2005) 8.80 | 759
    131. Isis Oceanic (2002) 8.80 | 274
    132. Riverside Second Life Syndrome (2005) 8.80 | 456
    133. Machine Head The Blackening (2007) 8.80 | 880
    134. Pantera Vulgar Display Of Power (1992) 8.79 | 1282
    135. Devin Townsend Ocean Machine: Biomech (1997) 8.79 | 318
    136. Exodus Bonded By Blood (1985) 8.79 | 631
    137. Mors Principium Est The Unborn (2005) 8.79 | 267
    138. Insomnium Above The Weeping World (2006) 8.79 | 725
    139. Candlemass Nightfall (1987) 8.78 | 427
    140. Megadeth Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? (1986) 8.78 | 1510
    141. My Dying Bride Turn Loose The Swans (1993) 8.78 | 493
    142. Moonsorrow Voimasta Ja Kunniasta (2001) 8.78 | 506
    143. Overkill The Years Of Decay (1989) 8.77 | 421
    144. My Dying Bride The Dreadful Hours (2001) 8.77 | 452
    145. Carcass Heartwork (1993) 8.77 | 847
    146. W.A.S.P. The Headless Children (1989) 8.77 | 278
    147. Windir Likferd (2003) 8.77 | 237
    148. Atheist Unquestionable Presence (1991) 8.77 | 423
    149. Disillusion Back To Times Of Splendor (2004) 8.77 | 230
    150. Be'lakor Vessels (2016) 8.77 | 296
    151. Tristania Beyond The Veil (1999) 8.76 | 431
    152. Kamelot Epica (2003) 8.76 | 780
    153. Ensiferum Iron (2004) 8.76 | 994
    154. Windir Arntor (1999) 8.76 | 271
    155. Rainbow Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow (1975) 8.76 | 368
    156. Negură Bunget OM (2006) 8.76 | 303
    157. Whitesnake Whitesnake [1987] (1987) 8.76 | 275
    158. Between The Buried And Me Colors (2007) 8.76 | 453
    159. Therion Vovin (1998) 8.75 | 560
    160. Amorphis Tales From The Thousand Lakes (1994) 8.75 | 771
    161. Black Sabbath Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (1973) 8.75 | 832
    162. Bruce Dickinson The Chemical Wedding (1998) 8.75 | 374
    163. Tristania Widow's Weeds (1998) 8.75 | 355
    164. Testament The Gathering (1999) 8.75 | 700
    165. Dismember Like An Ever Flowing Stream (1991) 8.75 | 273
    166. Moonsorrow Verisäkeet (2005) 8.75 | 424
    167. Isis Panopticon (2004) 8.75 | 325
    168. Amon Amarth With Oden On Our Side (2006) 8.75 | 1526
    169. Rotting Christ Theogonia (2007) 8.75 | 517
    170. Opeth Deliverance (2002) 8.74 | 1509
    171. Pantera Cowboys From Hell (1990) 8.74 | 1305
    172. Lacrimosa Elodia (1999) 8.74 | 207
    173. Stratovarius Visions (1997) 8.74 | 640
    174. Testament The New Order (1988) 8.74 | 633
    175. Slayer South Of Heaven (1988) 8.74 | 1277
    176. Agalloch Pale Folklore (1999) 8.74 | 707
    177. Angra Temple Of Shadows (2004) 8.74 | 535
    178. Summoning Let Mortal Heroes Sing Your Fame (2001) 8.74 | 290
    179. Bolt Thrower Those Once Loyal (2005) 8.74 | 369
    180. Enslaved Axioma Ethica Odini (2010) 8.74 | 736
    181. Dimmu Borgir Enthrone Darkness Triumphant (1997) 8.73 | 932
    182. Kreator Coma Of Souls (1990) 8.73 | 616
    183. Symphony X The Odyssey (2002) 8.73 | 741
    184. Edge Of Sanity Crimson II (2003) 8.73 | 358
    185. Suffocation Pierced From Within (1995) 8.73 | 268
    186. Rainbow Long Live Rock 'N' Roll (1978) 8.73 | 335
    187. Cynic Focus (1993) 8.73 | 571
    188. Led Zeppelin Physical Graffiti (1975) 8.73 | 425
    189. Scorpions Blackout (1982) 8.73 | 300
    190. Symphony X Paradise Lost (2007) 8.73 | 945
    191. Opeth Damnation (2003) 8.72 | 1651
    192. Anthrax Among The Living (1987) 8.72 | 757
    193. Bathory Blood Fire Death (1988) 8.72 | 501
    194. Blind Guardian Somewhere Far Beyond (1992) 8.72 | 878
    195. Judas Priest Defenders Of The Faith (1984) 8.72 | 769
    196. Kreator Extreme Aggression (1989) 8.72 | 536
    197. Ayreon Into The Electric Castle (1998) 8.72 | 430
    198. Shape Of Despair Angels Of Distress (2001) 8.72 | 219
    199. Saturnus Paradise Belongs To You (1996) 8.72 | 218
    200. Mastodon Crack The Skye (2009) 8.72 | 1011