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    Top 200 albums

    1. Megadeth Rust In Peace (1990) 9.18 | 2265
    2. Metallica Master Of Puppets (1986) 9.18 | 2829
    3. Opeth Blackwater Park (2001) 9.17 | 2400
    4. Metallica Ride The Lightning (1984) 9.17 | 2602
    5. Iron Maiden The Number Of The Beast (1982) 9.14 | 2084
    6. Death Symbolic (1995) 9.13 | 1577
    7. Agalloch Ashes Against The Grain (2006) 9.12 | 1112
    8. Judas Priest Painkiller (1990) 9.12 | 1583
    9. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV (1971) 9.11 | 887
    10. Iron Maiden Powerslave (1984) 9.10 | 1953
    11. Agalloch The Mantle (2002) 9.10 | 1175
    12. Death The Sound Of Perseverance (1998) 9.09 | 1472
    13. Opeth Still Life (1999) 9.09 | 1550
    14. Edge Of Sanity Crimson (1996) 9.09 | 605
    15. Black Sabbath Paranoid (1970) 9.08 | 1330
    16. Dream Theater Images And Words (1992) 9.07 | 1447
    17. Queensrÿche Operation: Mindcrime (1988) 9.07 | 749
    18. Dream Theater Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A Memory (1999) 9.05 | 1298
    19. Rainbow Rising (1976) 9.03 | 511
    20. Iron Maiden Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son (1988) 9.02 | 1749
    21. Black Sabbath Black Sabbath (1970) 9.02 | 1063
    22. Dio Holy Diver (1983) 9.02 | 893
    23. King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) 9.02 | 363
    24. Deep Purple Machine Head (1972) 9.02 | 532
    25. Saturnus Veronika Decides To Die (2006) 9.00 | 352
    26. Tool Lateralus (2001) 9.00 | 956
    27. Estatic Fear A Sombre Dance (1999) 9.00 | 229
    28. Slayer Reign In Blood (1986) 9.00 | 1831
    29. Nevermore Dead Heart, In A Dead World (2000) 8.99 | 781
    30. Opeth Ghost Reveries (2005) 8.97 | 1697
    31. Rush Moving Pictures (1981) 8.96 | 525
    32. Summoning Stronghold (1999) 8.96 | 409
    33. Dissection Storm Of The Light's Bane (1995) 8.96 | 775
    34. Anathema Judgement (1999) 8.96 | 798
    35. Ayreon The Human Equation (2004) 8.96 | 789
    36. Nevermore This Godless Endeavor (2005) 8.96 | 918
    37. Emperor Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk (1997) 8.94 | 728
    38. Anathema Alternative 4 (1998) 8.94 | 759
    39. Green Carnation Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness (2001) 8.94 | 396
    40. Black Sabbath Heaven And Hell (1980) 8.94 | 828
    41. Rush 2112 (1976) 8.93 | 450
    42. Porcupine Tree Fear Of A Blank Planet (2007) 8.92 | 620
    43. Black Sabbath Master Of Reality (1971) 8.92 | 885
    44. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part II (1988) 8.92 | 978
    45. Primordial To The Nameless Dead (2007) 8.91 | 486
    46. Wintersun Wintersun (2004) 8.91 | 1414
    47. Tool Ænima (1996) 8.91 | 782
    48. Draconian Arcane Rain Fell (2005) 8.91 | 605
    49. Tiamat Wildhoney (1994) 8.91 | 494
    50. Kyuss Kyuss (1994) 8.91 | 237
    51. Sepultura Arise (1991) 8.90 | 943
    52. Porcupine Tree In Absentia (2002) 8.90 | 627
    53. Blind Guardian Imaginations From The Other Side (1995) 8.90 | 1045
    54. Pain Of Salvation The Perfect Element, Part I (2000) 8.90 | 385
    55. AC/DC Back In Black (1980) 8.90 | 787
    56. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin II (1969) 8.90 | 554
    57. Saturnus Martyre (2000) 8.90 | 242
    58. Slayer Seasons In The Abyss (1990) 8.89 | 1306
    59. Deep Purple In Rock (1970) 8.89 | 362
    60. In Flames The Jester Race (1996) 8.89 | 1127
    61. Windir 1184 (2001) 8.89 | 357
    62. W.A.S.P. The Crimson Idol (1992) 8.89 | 348
    63. Alice In Chains Dirt (1992) 8.89 | 605
    64. Septicflesh Communion (2008) 8.89 | 768
    65. Be'lakor Stone's Reach (2009) 8.89 | 801
    66. The Gathering Mandylion (1995) 8.88 | 450
    67. Coroner No More Color (1989) 8.88 | 201
    68. Orphaned Land Mabool (2004) 8.88 | 615
    69. Pain Of Salvation Remedy Lane (2002) 8.88 | 428
    70. Slumber Fallout (2004) 8.88 | 235
    71. Death Human (1991) 8.87 | 1096
    72. Van Halen Van Halen (1978) 8.87 | 245
    73. Empyrium Songs Of Moors And Misty Fields (1997) 8.87 | 345
    74. Katatonia Brave Murder Day (1996) 8.87 | 653
    75. Dark Tranquillity The Gallery (1995) 8.87 | 788
    76. Haggard Eppur Si Muove (2004) 8.87 | 466
    77. Rush Hemispheres (1978) 8.87 | 309
    78. Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction (1987) 8.86 | 795
    79. Iron Maiden Piece Of Mind (1983) 8.86 | 1589
    80. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part I (1987) 8.86 | 954
    81. At The Gates Slaughter Of The Soul (1995) 8.86 | 857
    82. Opeth Morningrise (1996) 8.86 | 1183
    83. My Dying Bride The Angel And The Dark River (1995) 8.85 | 475
    84. Moonspell Wolfheart (1995) 8.85 | 628
    85. Kamelot The Black Halo (2005) 8.85 | 996
    86. Lake Of Tears Forever Autumn (1999) 8.85 | 212
    87. Swallow The Sun The Morning Never Came (2003) 8.85 | 458
    88. Sepultura Beneath The Remains (1989) 8.85 | 791
    89. King Diamond Abigail (1987) 8.85 | 517
    90. Emperor In The Nightside Eclipse (1994) 8.84 | 726
    91. Immortal At The Heart Of Winter (1999) 8.84 | 743
    92. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin (1969) 8.84 | 541
    93. Shining V - Halmstad (2007) 8.84 | 342
    94. Mercyful Fate Don't Break The Oath (1984) 8.84 | 448
    95. AC/DC Highway To Hell (1979) 8.84 | 569
    96. Motörhead Overkill (1979) 8.84 | 409
    97. Blind Guardian Nightfall In Middle-Earth (1998) 8.84 | 1112
    98. Porcupine Tree Deadwing (2005) 8.84 | 556
    99. Ensiferum Ensiferum (2001) 8.83 | 1063
    100. Morbid Angel Altars Of Madness (1989) 8.83 | 659
    101. Bathory Hammerheart (1990) 8.83 | 474
    102. Vektor Black Future (2009) 8.83 | 231
    103. Mercyful Fate Melissa (1983) 8.83 | 438
    104. Mors Principium Est The Unborn (2005) 8.83 | 220
    105. Motörhead Ace Of Spades (1980) 8.83 | 575
    106. Arcturus The Sham Mirrors (2002) 8.82 | 535
    107. Dark Tranquillity Damage Done (2002) 8.82 | 859
    108. Savatage Gutter Ballet (1989) 8.82 | 317
    109. Disillusion Back To Times Of Splendor (2004) 8.82 | 212
    110. Opeth My Arms, Your Hearse (1998) 8.82 | 1126
    111. Paradise Lost Draconian Times (1995) 8.82 | 601
    112. Therion Theli (1996) 8.82 | 539
    113. Testament The Legacy (1987) 8.82 | 674
    114. Metallica ...And Justice For All (1988) 8.82 | 2223
    115. Iron Maiden Somewhere In Time (1986) 8.81 | 1448
    116. Machine Head The Blackening (2007) 8.81 | 791
    117. Gamma Ray Land Of The Free (1995) 8.81 | 507
    118. Tristania Beyond The Veil (1999) 8.81 | 406
    119. Enslaved Axioma Ethica Odini (2010) 8.81 | 705
    120. Death Individual Thought Patterns (1993) 8.80 | 1011
    121. Judas Priest Screaming For Vengeance (1982) 8.80 | 889
    122. Led Zeppelin Physical Graffiti (1975) 8.80 | 372
    123. Moonsorrow Kivenkantaja (2003) 8.80 | 554
    124. Savatage Hall Of The Mountain King (1987) 8.80 | 350
    125. Dismember Like An Ever Flowing Stream (1991) 8.80 | 234
    126. Riverside Out Of Myself (2003) 8.80 | 338
    127. Saturnus Paradise Belongs To You (1996) 8.80 | 205
    128. Insomnium Above The Weeping World (2006) 8.80 | 666
    129. Riverside Second Life Syndrome (2005) 8.80 | 417
    130. Candlemass Epicus Doomicus Metallicus (1986) 8.80 | 437
    131. My Dying Bride Turn Loose The Swans (1993) 8.79 | 456
    132. Negură Bunget OM (2006) 8.79 | 286
    133. Rainbow Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow (1975) 8.79 | 312
    134. Megadeth Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? (1986) 8.79 | 1378
    135. Devin Townsend Ocean Machine: Biomech (1997) 8.79 | 290
    136. Isis Oceanic (2002) 8.78 | 241
    137. Sodom Agent Orange (1989) 8.78 | 470
    138. Pantera Vulgar Display Of Power (1992) 8.78 | 1164
    139. Control Denied The Fragile Art Of Existence (1999) 8.78 | 320
    140. Amorphis Tales From The Thousand Lakes (1994) 8.77 | 683
    141. Exodus Bonded By Blood (1985) 8.77 | 580
    142. Candlemass Nightfall (1987) 8.77 | 380
    143. My Dying Bride The Dreadful Hours (2001) 8.77 | 432
    144. W.A.S.P. The Headless Children (1989) 8.77 | 239
    145. Symphony X The Divine Wings Of Tragedy (1997) 8.77 | 624
    146. Joe Satriani Surfing With The Alien (1987) 8.77 | 202
    147. Moonsorrow Verisäkeet (2005) 8.77 | 428
    148. Windir Arntor (1999) 8.77 | 254
    149. Black Sabbath Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (1973) 8.77 | 742
    150. Ne Obliviscaris Citadel (2014) 8.76 | 237
    151. Rotting Christ Theogonia (2007) 8.76 | 475
    152. Gojira From Mars To Sirius (2005) 8.76 | 671
    153. Summoning Let Mortal Heroes Sing Your Fame (2001) 8.76 | 280
    154. Isis Panopticon (2004) 8.76 | 289
    155. Agalloch Pale Folklore (1999) 8.76 | 654
    156. Amon Amarth With Oden On Our Side (2006) 8.76 | 1441
    157. Ensiferum Iron (2004) 8.76 | 941
    158. Cynic Focus (1993) 8.76 | 539
    159. Carcass Heartwork (1993) 8.76 | 774
    160. Tristania Widow's Weeds (1998) 8.76 | 340
    161. Whitesnake Whitesnake [1987] (1987) 8.75 | 236
    162. Testament The Gathering (1999) 8.75 | 649
    163. Pantera Cowboys From Hell (1990) 8.75 | 1204
    164. Overkill The Years Of Decay (1989) 8.75 | 364
    165. Between The Buried And Me Colors (2007) 8.75 | 407
    166. Moonsorrow Voimasta Ja Kunniasta (2001) 8.75 | 472
    167. Opeth Deliverance (2002) 8.75 | 1411
    168. Scorpions Blackout (1982) 8.75 | 243
    169. Windir Likferd (2003) 8.75 | 221
    170. Symphony X The Odyssey (2002) 8.74 | 697
    171. Atheist Unquestionable Presence (1991) 8.74 | 383
    172. Rainbow Long Live Rock 'N' Roll (1978) 8.74 | 294
    173. Symphony X Paradise Lost (2007) 8.74 | 886
    174. Kamelot Epica (2003) 8.74 | 729
    175. Slayer South Of Heaven (1988) 8.74 | 1168
    176. Therion Vovin (1998) 8.74 | 522
    177. Opeth Damnation (2003) 8.74 | 1523
    178. Theatre Of Tragedy Aégis (1998) 8.73 | 302
    179. The Gathering Nighttime Birds (1997) 8.73 | 306
    180. Theatre Of Tragedy Velvet Darkness They Fear (1996) 8.73 | 283
    181. Bruce Dickinson The Chemical Wedding (1998) 8.73 | 340
    182. Ozzy Osbourne Blizzard Of Ozz (1980) 8.72 | 556
    183. Katatonia The Great Cold Distance (2006) 8.72 | 809
    184. Judas Priest Defenders Of The Faith (1984) 8.72 | 687
    185. Lost Horizon Awakening The World (2001) 8.72 | 229
    186. Testament The New Order (1988) 8.72 | 578
    187. Rush Permanent Waves (1980) 8.72 | 274
    188. Kreator Coma Of Souls (1990) 8.71 | 559
    189. Diablo Swing Orchestra The Butcher's Ballroom (2006) 8.71 | 440
    190. Satyricon Nemesis Divina (1996) 8.71 | 445
    191. Dimmu Borgir Enthrone Darkness Triumphant (1997) 8.71 | 867
    192. Stratovarius Visions (1997) 8.71 | 604
    193. Stratovarius Episode (1996) 8.71 | 429
    194. Blind Guardian Somewhere Far Beyond (1992) 8.71 | 822
    195. Savatage Edge Of Thorns (1993) 8.71 | 262
    196. Primordial The Gathering Wilderness (2005) 8.71 | 274
    197. Artillery By Inheritance (1990) 8.71 | 265
    198. Dio The Last In Line (1984) 8.71 | 432
    199. Immortal Sons Of Northern Darkness (2002) 8.70 | 758
    200. Equilibrium Sagas (2008) 8.70 | 602