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    Top 200 albums

    1. Megadeth Rust In Peace (1990) 9.19 | 2266
    2. Metallica Master Of Puppets (1986) 9.18 | 2840
    3. Metallica Ride The Lightning (1984) 9.18 | 2610
    4. Opeth Blackwater Park (2001) 9.17 | 2395
    5. Iron Maiden The Number Of The Beast (1982) 9.14 | 2092
    6. Death Symbolic (1995) 9.13 | 1579
    7. Agalloch Ashes Against The Grain (2006) 9.12 | 1113
    8. Iron Maiden Powerslave (1984) 9.11 | 1959
    9. Judas Priest Painkiller (1990) 9.11 | 1583
    10. Death The Sound Of Perseverance (1998) 9.10 | 1475
    11. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV (1971) 9.10 | 892
    12. Edge Of Sanity Crimson (1996) 9.09 | 611
    13. Agalloch The Mantle (2002) 9.09 | 1176
    14. Black Sabbath Paranoid (1970) 9.08 | 1338
    15. Queensrÿche Operation: Mindcrime (1988) 9.08 | 753
    16. Opeth Still Life (1999) 9.08 | 1555
    17. Dream Theater Images And Words (1992) 9.07 | 1451
    18. King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) 9.05 | 365
    19. Dream Theater Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A Memory (1999) 9.04 | 1301
    20. Rainbow Rising (1976) 9.03 | 509
    21. Deep Purple Machine Head (1972) 9.02 | 536
    22. Dio Holy Diver (1983) 9.02 | 895
    23. Iron Maiden Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son (1988) 9.01 | 1757
    24. Black Sabbath Black Sabbath (1970) 9.01 | 1067
    25. Slayer Reign In Blood (1986) 9.00 | 1839
    26. Tool Lateralus (2001) 9.00 | 957
    27. Saturnus Veronika Decides To Die (2006) 8.99 | 354
    28. Estatic Fear A Sombre Dance (1999) 8.98 | 227
    29. Nevermore Dead Heart, In A Dead World (2000) 8.98 | 787
    30. Opeth Ghost Reveries (2005) 8.97 | 1703
    31. Rush Moving Pictures (1981) 8.96 | 526
    32. Dissection Storm Of The Light's Bane (1995) 8.95 | 766
    33. Anathema Judgement (1999) 8.95 | 796
    34. Nevermore This Godless Endeavor (2005) 8.95 | 917
    35. Ayreon The Human Equation (2004) 8.95 | 784
    36. Green Carnation Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness (2001) 8.94 | 396
    37. Black Sabbath Heaven And Hell (1980) 8.94 | 831
    38. Summoning Stronghold (1999) 8.94 | 399
    39. Rush 2112 (1976) 8.93 | 448
    40. Anathema Alternative 4 (1998) 8.93 | 756
    41. Emperor Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk (1997) 8.92 | 717
    42. Porcupine Tree Fear Of A Blank Planet (2007) 8.92 | 620
    43. Draconian Arcane Rain Fell (2005) 8.91 | 605
    44. Tool Ænima (1996) 8.91 | 781
    45. Primordial To The Nameless Dead (2007) 8.91 | 489
    46. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part II (1988) 8.91 | 976
    47. Black Sabbath Master Of Reality (1971) 8.90 | 893
    48. Sepultura Arise (1991) 8.90 | 947
    49. AC/DC Back In Black (1980) 8.90 | 795
    50. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin II (1969) 8.90 | 557
    51. Tiamat Wildhoney (1994) 8.89 | 499
    52. Saturnus Martyre (2000) 8.89 | 244
    53. Porcupine Tree In Absentia (2002) 8.89 | 630
    54. Septicflesh Communion (2008) 8.89 | 766
    55. Pain Of Salvation The Perfect Element, Part I (2000) 8.89 | 386
    56. Deep Purple In Rock (1970) 8.89 | 367
    57. Alice In Chains Dirt (1992) 8.89 | 612
    58. Windir 1184 (2001) 8.89 | 357
    59. Wintersun Wintersun (2004) 8.89 | 1402
    60. Death Human (1991) 8.88 | 1096
    61. Kyuss Kyuss (1994) 8.88 | 236
    62. Blind Guardian Imaginations From The Other Side (1995) 8.88 | 1032
    63. Van Halen Van Halen (1978) 8.88 | 243
    64. Slayer Seasons In The Abyss (1990) 8.88 | 1309
    65. In Flames The Jester Race (1996) 8.88 | 1128
    66. Be'lakor Stone's Reach (2009) 8.88 | 793
    67. The Gathering Mandylion (1995) 8.87 | 450
    68. Haggard Eppur Si Muove (2004) 8.87 | 463
    69. Katatonia Brave Murder Day (1996) 8.87 | 650
    70. W.A.S.P. The Crimson Idol (1992) 8.87 | 348
    71. Rush Hemispheres (1978) 8.87 | 310
    72. Pain Of Salvation Remedy Lane (2002) 8.87 | 427
    73. Orphaned Land Mabool (2004) 8.87 | 616
    74. Dark Tranquillity The Gallery (1995) 8.87 | 787
    75. Slumber Fallout (2004) 8.87 | 232
    76. Opeth Morningrise (1996) 8.86 | 1184
    77. Empyrium Songs Of Moors And Misty Fields (1997) 8.86 | 343
    78. Shining V - Halmstad (2007) 8.86 | 340
    79. Iron Maiden Piece Of Mind (1983) 8.86 | 1594
    80. King Diamond Abigail (1987) 8.85 | 522
    81. Lake Of Tears Forever Autumn (1999) 8.85 | 213
    82. Coroner No More Color (1989) 8.85 | 202
    83. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part I (1987) 8.85 | 953
    84. Kamelot The Black Halo (2005) 8.85 | 990
    85. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin (1969) 8.85 | 545
    86. Mercyful Fate Don't Break The Oath (1984) 8.85 | 450
    87. At The Gates Slaughter Of The Soul (1995) 8.85 | 849
    88. Emperor In The Nightside Eclipse (1994) 8.84 | 726
    89. Moonspell Wolfheart (1995) 8.84 | 629
    90. Mercyful Fate Melissa (1983) 8.84 | 440
    91. Immortal At The Heart Of Winter (1999) 8.84 | 745
    92. Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction (1987) 8.84 | 801
    93. Sepultura Beneath The Remains (1989) 8.84 | 792
    94. Swallow The Sun The Morning Never Came (2003) 8.84 | 457
    95. Motörhead Overkill (1979) 8.84 | 412
    96. My Dying Bride The Angel And The Dark River (1995) 8.83 | 475
    97. Morbid Angel Altars Of Madness (1989) 8.83 | 662
    98. Vektor Black Future (2009) 8.83 | 227
    99. AC/DC Highway To Hell (1979) 8.83 | 577
    100. Porcupine Tree Deadwing (2005) 8.83 | 556
    101. Motörhead Ace Of Spades (1980) 8.82 | 577
    102. Metallica ...And Justice For All (1988) 8.82 | 2228
    103. Blind Guardian Nightfall In Middle-Earth (1998) 8.82 | 1101
    104. Ensiferum Ensiferum (2001) 8.82 | 1062
    105. Testament The Legacy (1987) 8.82 | 678
    106. Opeth My Arms, Your Hearse (1998) 8.82 | 1124
    107. Arcturus The Sham Mirrors (2002) 8.82 | 535
    108. Dark Tranquillity Damage Done (2002) 8.81 | 857
    109. Gamma Ray Land Of The Free (1995) 8.81 | 507
    110. Disillusion Back To Times Of Splendor (2004) 8.81 | 212
    111. Death Individual Thought Patterns (1993) 8.81 | 1011
    112. Iron Maiden Somewhere In Time (1986) 8.81 | 1454
    113. Savatage Gutter Ballet (1989) 8.81 | 314
    114. Paradise Lost Draconian Times (1995) 8.81 | 603
    115. Mors Principium Est The Unborn (2005) 8.81 | 222
    116. Therion Theli (1996) 8.81 | 539
    117. Saturnus Paradise Belongs To You (1996) 8.80 | 204
    118. Bathory Hammerheart (1990) 8.80 | 475
    119. Machine Head The Blackening (2007) 8.80 | 792
    120. Riverside Out Of Myself (2003) 8.80 | 340
    121. Riverside Second Life Syndrome (2005) 8.80 | 420
    122. Devin Townsend Ocean Machine: Biomech (1997) 8.80 | 293
    123. Tristania Beyond The Veil (1999) 8.80 | 406
    124. Judas Priest Screaming For Vengeance (1982) 8.79 | 895
    125. Led Zeppelin Physical Graffiti (1975) 8.79 | 374
    126. My Dying Bride Turn Loose The Swans (1993) 8.79 | 458
    127. Savatage Hall Of The Mountain King (1987) 8.79 | 350
    128. Moonsorrow Kivenkantaja (2003) 8.79 | 550
    129. Insomnium Above The Weeping World (2006) 8.79 | 669
    130. Candlemass Epicus Doomicus Metallicus (1986) 8.79 | 437
    131. Pantera Vulgar Display Of Power (1992) 8.79 | 1170
    132. Rainbow Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow (1975) 8.78 | 311
    133. Negură Bunget OM (2006) 8.78 | 287
    134. Dismember Like An Ever Flowing Stream (1991) 8.78 | 237
    135. Sodom Agent Orange (1989) 8.78 | 472
    136. W.A.S.P. The Headless Children (1989) 8.78 | 241
    137. Control Denied The Fragile Art Of Existence (1999) 8.78 | 321
    138. Megadeth Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? (1986) 8.78 | 1380
    139. Isis Oceanic (2002) 8.77 | 242
    140. Amorphis Tales From The Thousand Lakes (1994) 8.77 | 685
    141. Symphony X The Divine Wings Of Tragedy (1997) 8.77 | 627
    142. My Dying Bride The Dreadful Hours (2001) 8.77 | 433
    143. Gojira From Mars To Sirius (2005) 8.77 | 676
    144. Black Sabbath Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (1973) 8.77 | 746
    145. Exodus Bonded By Blood (1985) 8.77 | 583
    146. Pantera Cowboys From Hell (1990) 8.76 | 1202
    147. Joe Satriani Surfing With The Alien (1987) 8.76 | 205
    148. Moonsorrow Voimasta Ja Kunniasta (2001) 8.76 | 471
    149. Amon Amarth With Oden On Our Side (2006) 8.76 | 1439
    150. Candlemass Nightfall (1987) 8.76 | 383
    151. Windir Arntor (1999) 8.76 | 255
    152. Ensiferum Iron (2004) 8.75 | 938
    153. Agalloch Pale Folklore (1999) 8.75 | 656
    154. Isis Panopticon (2004) 8.75 | 289
    155. Carcass Heartwork (1993) 8.75 | 773
    156. Testament The Gathering (1999) 8.75 | 654
    157. Tristania Widow's Weeds (1998) 8.75 | 341
    158. Overkill The Years Of Decay (1989) 8.75 | 365
    159. Enslaved Axioma Ethica Odini (2010) 8.75 | 677
    160. Whitesnake Whitesnake [1987] (1987) 8.74 | 238
    161. Atheist Unquestionable Presence (1991) 8.74 | 384
    162. Slayer South Of Heaven (1988) 8.74 | 1172
    163. Rotting Christ Theogonia (2007) 8.74 | 476
    164. Opeth Deliverance (2002) 8.74 | 1406
    165. Kamelot Epica (2003) 8.74 | 725
    166. Bruce Dickinson The Chemical Wedding (1998) 8.74 | 345
    167. Windir Likferd (2003) 8.74 | 222
    168. Cynic Focus (1993) 8.74 | 537
    169. Scorpions Blackout (1982) 8.74 | 246
    170. Therion Vovin (1998) 8.73 | 523
    171. Opeth Damnation (2003) 8.73 | 1526
    172. Symphony X Paradise Lost (2007) 8.73 | 885
    173. Between The Buried And Me Colors (2007) 8.73 | 407
    174. Ozzy Osbourne Blizzard Of Ozz (1980) 8.72 | 560
    175. Symphony X The Odyssey (2002) 8.72 | 698
    176. Rainbow Long Live Rock 'N' Roll (1978) 8.72 | 295
    177. Summoning Let Mortal Heroes Sing Your Fame (2001) 8.72 | 268
    178. Theatre Of Tragedy Aégis (1998) 8.72 | 301
    179. Theatre Of Tragedy Velvet Darkness They Fear (1996) 8.72 | 284
    180. Primordial The Gathering Wilderness (2005) 8.72 | 278
    181. Dio The Last In Line (1984) 8.71 | 436
    182. Kreator Coma Of Souls (1990) 8.71 | 564
    183. Testament The New Order (1988) 8.71 | 579
    184. Savatage Edge Of Thorns (1993) 8.71 | 261
    185. Dimmu Borgir Enthrone Darkness Triumphant (1997) 8.71 | 866
    186. Edge Of Sanity Crimson II (2003) 8.71 | 332
    187. Judas Priest Defenders Of The Faith (1984) 8.71 | 689
    188. Katatonia The Great Cold Distance (2006) 8.71 | 811
    189. The Gathering Nighttime Birds (1997) 8.70 | 308
    190. Stratovarius Visions (1997) 8.70 | 600
    191. Bolt Thrower Those Once Loyal (2005) 8.70 | 335
    192. Rush A Farewell To Kings (1977) 8.70 | 271
    193. Kreator Extreme Aggression (1989) 8.70 | 486
    194. Moonspell Irreligious (1996) 8.70 | 497
    195. Diablo Swing Orchestra The Butcher's Ballroom (2006) 8.70 | 438
    196. Dragonland Astronomy (2006) 8.70 | 204
    197. Satyricon Nemesis Divina (1996) 8.70 | 448
    198. Equilibrium Sagas (2008) 8.70 | 602
    199. Iced Earth Something Wicked This Way Comes (1998) 8.70 | 806
    200. Accept Restless And Wild (1982) 8.70 | 286