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    Top 200 albums

    1. Megadeth Rust In Peace (1990) 9.19 | 2316
    2. Opeth Blackwater Park (2001) 9.18 | 2443
    3. Metallica Ride The Lightning (1984) 9.18 | 2668
    4. Metallica Master Of Puppets (1986) 9.18 | 2905
    5. Death Symbolic (1995) 9.15 | 1621
    6. Iron Maiden The Number Of The Beast (1982) 9.13 | 2142
    7. Judas Priest Painkiller (1990) 9.12 | 1622
    8. Agalloch Ashes Against The Grain (2006) 9.12 | 1141
    9. Death The Sound Of Perseverance (1998) 9.11 | 1506
    10. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV (1971) 9.11 | 907
    11. Iron Maiden Powerslave (1984) 9.10 | 2001
    12. Queensrÿche Operation: Mindcrime (1988) 9.09 | 772
    13. Agalloch The Mantle (2002) 9.09 | 1203
    14. Black Sabbath Paranoid (1970) 9.09 | 1368
    15. Opeth Still Life (1999) 9.08 | 1583
    16. Dream Theater Images And Words (1992) 9.07 | 1473
    17. King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) 9.07 | 388
    18. Edge Of Sanity Crimson (1996) 9.07 | 619
    19. Dream Theater Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A Memory (1999) 9.06 | 1325
    20. Rainbow Rising (1976) 9.04 | 519
    21. Deep Purple Machine Head (1972) 9.03 | 546
    22. Dio Holy Diver (1983) 9.02 | 915
    23. Iron Maiden Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son (1988) 9.01 | 1796
    24. Tool Lateralus (2001) 9.00 | 982
    25. Black Sabbath Black Sabbath (1970) 9.00 | 1088
    26. Slayer Reign In Blood (1986) 9.00 | 1868
    27. Nevermore Dead Heart, In A Dead World (2000) 8.98 | 795
    28. Opeth Ghost Reveries (2005) 8.98 | 1741
    29. Rush Moving Pictures (1981) 8.98 | 534
    30. Ayreon The Human Equation (2004) 8.97 | 793
    31. Saturnus Veronika Decides To Die (2006) 8.96 | 358
    32. Summoning Stronghold (1999) 8.96 | 410
    33. Rush 2112 (1976) 8.95 | 459
    34. Black Sabbath Heaven And Hell (1980) 8.95 | 851
    35. Anathema Judgement (1999) 8.94 | 800
    36. Nevermore This Godless Endeavor (2005) 8.94 | 932
    37. Estatic Fear A Sombre Dance (1999) 8.94 | 233
    38. Green Carnation Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness (2001) 8.94 | 392
    39. W.A.S.P. The Crimson Idol (1992) 8.93 | 358
    40. Dissection Storm Of The Light's Bane (1995) 8.93 | 781
    41. Anathema Alternative 4 (1998) 8.93 | 758
    42. Emperor Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk (1997) 8.92 | 722
    43. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part II (1988) 8.92 | 993
    44. Black Sabbath Master Of Reality (1971) 8.92 | 914
    45. Porcupine Tree In Absentia (2002) 8.91 | 642
    46. The Gathering Mandylion (1995) 8.90 | 449
    47. Sepultura Arise (1991) 8.90 | 978
    48. Deep Purple In Rock (1970) 8.90 | 377
    49. Porcupine Tree Fear Of A Blank Planet (2007) 8.90 | 636
    50. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin II (1969) 8.90 | 573
    51. Alice In Chains Dirt (1992) 8.90 | 633
    52. Wintersun Wintersun (2004) 8.90 | 1420
    53. Windir 1184 (2001) 8.90 | 358
    54. Rush Hemispheres (1978) 8.89 | 323
    55. AC/DC Back In Black (1980) 8.89 | 819
    56. Draconian Arcane Rain Fell (2005) 8.89 | 605
    57. Haggard Eppur Si Muove (2004) 8.89 | 465
    58. Death Human (1991) 8.89 | 1127
    59. Tool Ænima (1996) 8.89 | 803
    60. Orphaned Land Mabool (2004) 8.89 | 617
    61. Blind Guardian Imaginations From The Other Side (1995) 8.89 | 1058
    62. Primordial To The Nameless Dead (2007) 8.89 | 506
    63. Septicflesh Communion (2008) 8.88 | 786
    64. Saturnus Martyre (2000) 8.88 | 243
    65. Pain Of Salvation Remedy Lane (2002) 8.88 | 425
    66. Slayer Seasons In The Abyss (1990) 8.88 | 1336
    67. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part I (1987) 8.87 | 971
    68. Kamelot The Black Halo (2005) 8.87 | 1010
    69. King Diamond Abigail (1987) 8.87 | 532
    70. Pain Of Salvation The Perfect Element, Part I (2000) 8.87 | 386
    71. Tiamat Wildhoney (1994) 8.87 | 499
    72. In Flames The Jester Race (1996) 8.87 | 1146
    73. Sepultura Beneath The Remains (1989) 8.86 | 818
    74. Be'lakor Stone's Reach (2009) 8.86 | 805
    75. Katatonia Brave Murder Day (1996) 8.86 | 657
    76. Iron Maiden Piece Of Mind (1983) 8.86 | 1625
    77. Opeth Morningrise (1996) 8.86 | 1207
    78. Mercyful Fate Don't Break The Oath (1984) 8.86 | 461
    79. Empyrium Songs Of Moors And Misty Fields (1997) 8.86 | 341
    80. At The Gates Slaughter Of The Soul (1995) 8.85 | 873
    81. Kyuss Kyuss (1994) 8.85 | 248
    82. Dark Tranquillity The Gallery (1995) 8.85 | 802
    83. Mercyful Fate Melissa (1983) 8.85 | 451
    84. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin (1969) 8.85 | 559
    85. Immortal At The Heart Of Winter (1999) 8.85 | 758
    86. Moonspell Wolfheart (1995) 8.85 | 639
    87. Savatage Gutter Ballet (1989) 8.84 | 316
    88. Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction (1987) 8.84 | 816
    89. Riverside Out Of Myself (2003) 8.84 | 344
    90. My Dying Bride The Angel And The Dark River (1995) 8.84 | 478
    91. Van Halen Van Halen (1978) 8.83 | 259
    92. Testament The Legacy (1987) 8.83 | 691
    93. Therion Theli (1996) 8.83 | 545
    94. Slumber Fallout (2004) 8.83 | 230
    95. AC/DC Highway To Hell (1979) 8.83 | 594
    96. Death Individual Thought Patterns (1993) 8.83 | 1037
    97. Shining V - Halmstad (2007) 8.83 | 337
    98. Paradise Lost Draconian Times (1995) 8.83 | 609
    99. Ensiferum Ensiferum (2001) 8.83 | 1081
    100. Emperor In The Nightside Eclipse (1994) 8.83 | 736
    101. Metallica ...And Justice For All (1988) 8.83 | 2276
    102. Morbid Angel Altars Of Madness (1989) 8.83 | 669
    103. Lake Of Tears Forever Autumn (1999) 8.82 | 212
    104. Motörhead Ace Of Spades (1980) 8.82 | 594
    105. Sodom Agent Orange (1989) 8.82 | 479
    106. Motörhead Overkill (1979) 8.82 | 423
    107. Blind Guardian Nightfall In Middle-Earth (1998) 8.82 | 1130
    108. Porcupine Tree Deadwing (2005) 8.82 | 567
    109. Dark Tranquillity Damage Done (2002) 8.82 | 862
    110. Bathory Hammerheart (1990) 8.82 | 487
    111. Gamma Ray Land Of The Free (1995) 8.81 | 517
    112. Devin Townsend Ocean Machine: Biomech (1997) 8.81 | 297
    113. Mors Principium Est The Unborn (2005) 8.81 | 247
    114. Arcturus The Sham Mirrors (2002) 8.81 | 550
    115. Opeth My Arms, Your Hearse (1998) 8.81 | 1151
    116. Swallow The Sun The Morning Never Came (2003) 8.81 | 458
    117. Candlemass Epicus Doomicus Metallicus (1986) 8.81 | 442
    118. Vektor Black Future (2009) 8.81 | 236
    119. Iron Maiden Somewhere In Time (1986) 8.81 | 1486
    120. Riverside Second Life Syndrome (2005) 8.80 | 425
    121. Isis Oceanic (2002) 8.80 | 248
    122. Coroner No More Color (1989) 8.80 | 213
    123. Moonsorrow Kivenkantaja (2003) 8.80 | 556
    124. Windir Arntor (1999) 8.80 | 255
    125. Control Denied The Fragile Art Of Existence (1999) 8.80 | 328
    126. My Dying Bride Turn Loose The Swans (1993) 8.79 | 455
    127. Insomnium Above The Weeping World (2006) 8.79 | 681
    128. W.A.S.P. The Headless Children (1989) 8.79 | 254
    129. Windir Likferd (2003) 8.79 | 223
    130. Judas Priest Screaming For Vengeance (1982) 8.79 | 902
    131. Pantera Vulgar Display Of Power (1992) 8.79 | 1198
    132. Savatage Hall Of The Mountain King (1987) 8.79 | 354
    133. Exodus Bonded By Blood (1985) 8.79 | 596
    134. Symphony X The Divine Wings Of Tragedy (1997) 8.79 | 635
    135. Machine Head The Blackening (2007) 8.79 | 812
    136. Disillusion Back To Times Of Splendor (2004) 8.78 | 212
    137. Gojira From Mars To Sirius (2005) 8.78 | 691
    138. Candlemass Nightfall (1987) 8.78 | 392
    139. Tristania Beyond The Veil (1999) 8.78 | 415
    140. Rainbow Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow (1975) 8.78 | 321
    141. Megadeth Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? (1986) 8.78 | 1404
    142. Led Zeppelin Physical Graffiti (1975) 8.77 | 390
    143. Overkill The Years Of Decay (1989) 8.77 | 379
    144. Negură Bunget OM (2006) 8.77 | 293
    145. Moonsorrow Voimasta Ja Kunniasta (2001) 8.77 | 476
    146. Saturnus Paradise Belongs To You (1996) 8.77 | 203
    147. Cynic Focus (1993) 8.76 | 544
    148. Between The Buried And Me Colors (2007) 8.76 | 414
    149. Amorphis Tales From The Thousand Lakes (1994) 8.76 | 695
    150. Black Sabbath Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (1973) 8.76 | 768
    151. Carcass Heartwork (1993) 8.76 | 795
    152. Whitesnake Whitesnake [1987] (1987) 8.76 | 247
    153. Amon Amarth With Oden On Our Side (2006) 8.76 | 1458
    154. Theatre Of Tragedy Aégis (1998) 8.75 | 304
    155. Joe Satriani Surfing With The Alien (1987) 8.75 | 210
    156. My Dying Bride The Dreadful Hours (2001) 8.75 | 431
    157. Ensiferum Iron (2004) 8.75 | 957
    158. Tristania Widow's Weeds (1998) 8.75 | 341
    159. Testament The Gathering (1999) 8.75 | 667
    160. Kamelot Epica (2003) 8.75 | 743
    161. Isis Panopticon (2004) 8.75 | 300
    162. Therion Vovin (1998) 8.75 | 528
    163. Pantera Cowboys From Hell (1990) 8.75 | 1229
    164. Testament The New Order (1988) 8.74 | 598
    165. Judas Priest Defenders Of The Faith (1984) 8.74 | 705
    166. Symphony X The Odyssey (2002) 8.74 | 696
    167. Enslaved Axioma Ethica Odini (2010) 8.74 | 694
    168. Accept Restless And Wild (1982) 8.74 | 296
    169. Atheist Unquestionable Presence (1991) 8.74 | 393
    170. Opeth Deliverance (2002) 8.74 | 1435
    171. Agalloch Pale Folklore (1999) 8.73 | 674
    172. Ozzy Osbourne Blizzard Of Ozz (1980) 8.73 | 568
    173. Slayer South Of Heaven (1988) 8.73 | 1200
    174. Angra Temple Of Shadows (2004) 8.73 | 507
    175. Rainbow Long Live Rock 'N' Roll (1978) 8.73 | 303
    176. Symphony X Paradise Lost (2007) 8.73 | 892
    177. Rotting Christ Theogonia (2007) 8.73 | 482
    178. Kreator Coma Of Souls (1990) 8.73 | 576
    179. Scorpions Blackout (1982) 8.73 | 265
    180. Opeth Damnation (2003) 8.72 | 1560
    181. Leprous Tall Poppy Syndrome (2009) 8.72 | 200
    182. Dimmu Borgir Enthrone Darkness Triumphant (1997) 8.72 | 874
    183. Savatage Edge Of Thorns (1993) 8.72 | 261
    184. Bolt Thrower Those Once Loyal (2005) 8.72 | 341
    185. Coroner Mental Vortex (1991) 8.72 | 211
    186. Bruce Dickinson The Chemical Wedding (1998) 8.72 | 353
    187. Rush A Farewell To Kings (1977) 8.72 | 280
    188. Anthrax Among The Living (1987) 8.72 | 689
    189. Summoning Let Mortal Heroes Sing Your Fame (2001) 8.71 | 269
    190. Dismember Like An Ever Flowing Stream (1991) 8.71 | 242
    191. Masterplan Masterplan (2003) 8.71 | 307
    192. Kreator Extreme Aggression (1989) 8.71 | 504
    193. Stratovarius Visions (1997) 8.71 | 601
    194. Moonspell Irreligious (1996) 8.71 | 502
    195. Rush Permanent Waves (1980) 8.71 | 286
    196. Judas Priest Sad Wings Of Destiny (1976) 8.71 | 612
    197. W.A.S.P. W.A.S.P. (1984) 8.71 | 294
    198. Eternal Tears Of Sorrow A Virgin And A Whore (2001) 8.71 | 434
    199. Equilibrium Sagas (2008) 8.71 | 599
    200. Devin Townsend Ziltoid The Omniscient (2007) 8.71 | 409