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    Top 200 albums

    1. Megadeth Rust In Peace (1990) 9.20 | 2468
    2. Opeth Blackwater Park (2001) 9.18 | 2584
    3. Metallica Ride The Lightning (1984) 9.18 | 2822
    4. Metallica Master Of Puppets (1986) 9.18 | 3059
    5. Death Symbolic (1995) 9.17 | 1738
    6. Iron Maiden The Number Of The Beast (1982) 9.14 | 2268
    7. Judas Priest Painkiller (1990) 9.13 | 1699
    8. Agalloch The Mantle (2002) 9.12 | 1290
    9. Death The Sound Of Perseverance (1998) 9.11 | 1586
    10. Iron Maiden Powerslave (1984) 9.11 | 2126
    11. Agalloch Ashes Against The Grain (2006) 9.11 | 1220
    12. Black Sabbath Paranoid (1970) 9.10 | 1448
    13. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV (1971) 9.09 | 958
    14. Opeth Still Life (1999) 9.08 | 1663
    15. Dream Theater Images And Words (1992) 9.07 | 1563
    16. Queensrÿche Operation: Mindcrime (1988) 9.07 | 829
    17. Edge Of Sanity Crimson (1996) 9.07 | 669
    18. Dream Theater Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A Memory (1999) 9.04 | 1399
    19. Iron Maiden Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son (1988) 9.03 | 1922
    20. Rainbow Rising (1976) 9.03 | 561
    21. Deep Purple Machine Head (1972) 9.02 | 587
    22. King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) 9.02 | 423
    23. Black Sabbath Black Sabbath (1970) 9.01 | 1158
    24. Dio Holy Diver (1983) 9.00 | 968
    25. Tool Lateralus (2001) 9.00 | 1047
    26. Slayer Reign In Blood (1986) 8.99 | 1960
    27. Opeth Ghost Reveries (2005) 8.97 | 1831
    28. Rush Moving Pictures (1981) 8.97 | 576
    29. Saturnus Veronika Decides To Die (2006) 8.97 | 385
    30. Nevermore Dead Heart In A Dead World (2000) 8.96 | 839
    31. Black Sabbath Heaven And Hell (1980) 8.95 | 903
    32. Dissection Storm Of The Light's Bane (1995) 8.95 | 826
    33. Summoning Stronghold (1999) 8.95 | 444
    34. Anathema Judgement (1999) 8.94 | 849
    35. Ayreon The Human Equation (2004) 8.94 | 824
    36. Emperor Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk (1997) 8.93 | 764
    37. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part II (1988) 8.93 | 1052
    38. Nevermore This Godless Endeavor (2005) 8.93 | 972
    39. Rush 2112 (1976) 8.93 | 499
    40. Anathema Alternative 4 (1998) 8.92 | 807
    41. Black Sabbath Master Of Reality (1971) 8.92 | 979
    42. The Gathering Mandylion (1995) 8.92 | 473
    43. W.A.S.P. The Crimson Idol (1992) 8.92 | 397
    44. Crimson Glory Transcendence (1988) 8.92 | 231
    45. Green Carnation Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness (2001) 8.91 | 411
    46. Tiamat Wildhoney (1994) 8.91 | 538
    47. Death Human (1991) 8.90 | 1207
    48. Wintersun Wintersun (2004) 8.90 | 1488
    49. Alice In Chains Dirt (1992) 8.90 | 672
    50. Deep Purple In Rock (1970) 8.90 | 411
    51. Sepultura Arise (1991) 8.89 | 1045
    52. Orphaned Land Mabool (2004) 8.89 | 637
    53. Draconian Arcane Rain Fell (2005) 8.89 | 645
    54. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin II (1969) 8.89 | 611
    55. Primordial To The Nameless Dead (2007) 8.89 | 539
    56. Blind Guardian Imaginations From The Other Side (1995) 8.88 | 1109
    57. Dark Tranquillity The Gallery (1995) 8.88 | 838
    58. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part I (1987) 8.88 | 1027
    59. Mercyful Fate Don't Break The Oath (1984) 8.88 | 499
    60. Porcupine Tree In Absentia (2002) 8.88 | 673
    61. AC/DC Back In Black (1980) 8.88 | 864
    62. Tool Ænima (1996) 8.88 | 857
    63. Septicflesh Communion (2008) 8.88 | 817
    64. Empyrium Songs Of Moors And Misty Fields (1997) 8.88 | 362
    65. Vektor Terminal Redux (2016) 8.88 | 218
    66. Immortal At The Heart Of Winter (1999) 8.87 | 822
    67. Iron Maiden Piece Of Mind (1983) 8.87 | 1733
    68. Katatonia Brave Murder Day (1996) 8.87 | 694
    69. King Diamond Abigail (1987) 8.87 | 575
    70. Moonspell Wolfheart (1995) 8.87 | 678
    71. Slayer Seasons In The Abyss (1990) 8.87 | 1421
    72. Estatic Fear A Sombre Dance (1999) 8.87 | 243
    73. Porcupine Tree Fear Of A Blank Planet (2007) 8.87 | 669
    74. Be'lakor Stone's Reach (2009) 8.87 | 862
    75. Pain Of Salvation The Perfect Element, Part I (2000) 8.86 | 403
    76. Pain Of Salvation Remedy Lane (2002) 8.86 | 452
    77. At The Gates Slaughter Of The Soul (1995) 8.86 | 927
    78. In Flames The Jester Race (1996) 8.86 | 1213
    79. My Dying Bride The Angel And The Dark River (1995) 8.86 | 518
    80. Mercyful Fate Melissa (1983) 8.86 | 489
    81. Running Wild Black Hand Inn (1994) 8.86 | 207
    82. Kamelot The Black Halo (2005) 8.86 | 1048
    83. Windir 1184 (2001) 8.86 | 380
    84. Riverside Out Of Myself (2003) 8.86 | 373
    85. Saturnus Martyre (2000) 8.86 | 252
    86. Opeth Morningrise (1996) 8.85 | 1265
    87. Paradise Lost Draconian Times (1995) 8.85 | 683
    88. Savatage Gutter Ballet (1989) 8.85 | 345
    89. Sepultura Beneath The Remains (1989) 8.85 | 883
    90. Haggard Eppur Si Muove (2004) 8.85 | 478
    91. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin (1969) 8.85 | 603
    92. Rush Hemispheres (1978) 8.85 | 350
    93. Death Individual Thought Patterns (1993) 8.84 | 1108
    94. Emperor In The Nightside Eclipse (1994) 8.84 | 784
    95. Ensiferum Ensiferum (2001) 8.84 | 1126
    96. Metallica ...And Justice For All (1988) 8.84 | 2388
    97. Lake Of Tears Forever Autumn (1999) 8.84 | 220
    98. Running Wild Death Or Glory (1989) 8.84 | 215
    99. Slumber Fallout (2004) 8.84 | 245
    100. Bathory Hammerheart (1990) 8.83 | 521
    101. Morbid Angel Altars Of Madness (1989) 8.83 | 699
    102. Arcturus The Sham Mirrors (2002) 8.83 | 585
    103. AC/DC Highway To Hell (1979) 8.83 | 633
    104. Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction (1987) 8.83 | 868
    105. Van Halen Van Halen (1978) 8.83 | 282
    106. Candlemass Epicus Doomicus Metallicus (1986) 8.82 | 475
    107. Dark Tranquillity Damage Done (2002) 8.82 | 894
    108. Iron Maiden Somewhere In Time (1986) 8.82 | 1600
    109. Therion Theli (1996) 8.82 | 570
    110. Sodom Agent Orange (1989) 8.82 | 520
    111. Moonsorrow Kivenkantaja (2003) 8.82 | 589
    112. Porcupine Tree Deadwing (2005) 8.82 | 587
    113. Motörhead Ace Of Spades (1980) 8.82 | 647
    114. Vektor Black Future (2009) 8.82 | 284
    115. Opeth My Arms, Your Hearse (1998) 8.81 | 1202
    116. Blind Guardian Nightfall In Middle-Earth (1998) 8.81 | 1180
    117. Testament The Legacy (1987) 8.81 | 722
    118. Swallow The Sun The Morning Never Came (2003) 8.81 | 501
    119. Coroner No More Color (1989) 8.81 | 237
    120. Kyuss Kyuss (1994) 8.81 | 269
    121. Shining V - Halmstad (2007) 8.81 | 360
    122. Control Denied The Fragile Art Of Existence (1999) 8.81 | 349
    123. Theatre Of Tragedy Aégis (1998) 8.80 | 325
    124. Gamma Ray Land Of The Free (1995) 8.80 | 556
    125. Savatage Hall Of The Mountain King (1987) 8.80 | 384
    126. Motörhead Overkill (1979) 8.80 | 468
    127. Isis Oceanic (2002) 8.80 | 270
    128. Riverside Second Life Syndrome (2005) 8.80 | 453
    129. Machine Head The Blackening (2007) 8.80 | 875
    130. Pantera Vulgar Display Of Power (1992) 8.79 | 1279
    131. Devin Townsend Ocean Machine: Biomech (1997) 8.79 | 318
    132. Judas Priest Screaming For Vengeance (1982) 8.79 | 964
    133. Symphony X The Divine Wings Of Tragedy (1997) 8.79 | 680
    134. Exodus Bonded By Blood (1985) 8.79 | 629
    135. Gojira From Mars To Sirius (2005) 8.79 | 741
    136. Disillusion Back To Times Of Splendor (2004) 8.79 | 227
    137. Candlemass Nightfall (1987) 8.78 | 425
    138. Overkill The Years Of Decay (1989) 8.78 | 418
    139. Megadeth Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? (1986) 8.78 | 1501
    140. My Dying Bride Turn Loose The Swans (1993) 8.78 | 489
    141. Moonsorrow Voimasta Ja Kunniasta (2001) 8.78 | 503
    142. Windir Arntor (1999) 8.78 | 269
    143. Mors Principium Est The Unborn (2005) 8.78 | 265
    144. Insomnium Above The Weeping World (2006) 8.78 | 720
    145. My Dying Bride The Dreadful Hours (2001) 8.77 | 452
    146. Carcass Heartwork (1993) 8.77 | 842
    147. Windir Likferd (2003) 8.77 | 234
    148. Atheist Unquestionable Presence (1991) 8.77 | 421
    149. Between The Buried And Me Colors (2007) 8.77 | 448
    150. Therion Vovin (1998) 8.76 | 556
    151. Tristania Beyond The Veil (1999) 8.76 | 429
    152. Kamelot Epica (2003) 8.76 | 779
    153. Ensiferum Iron (2004) 8.76 | 993
    154. W.A.S.P. The Headless Children (1989) 8.76 | 274
    155. Rainbow Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow (1975) 8.76 | 365
    156. Isis Panopticon (2004) 8.76 | 323
    157. Negură Bunget OM (2006) 8.76 | 300
    158. Amorphis Tales From The Thousand Lakes (1994) 8.75 | 767
    159. Black Sabbath Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (1973) 8.75 | 828
    160. Pantera Cowboys From Hell (1990) 8.75 | 1304
    161. Tristania Widow's Weeds (1998) 8.75 | 354
    162. Lacrimosa Elodia (1999) 8.75 | 206
    163. Whitesnake Whitesnake [1987] (1987) 8.75 | 271
    164. Amon Amarth With Oden On Our Side (2006) 8.75 | 1518
    165. Enslaved Axioma Ethica Odini (2010) 8.75 | 732
    166. Moonsorrow Jumalten Aika (2016) 8.75 | 239
    167. Opeth Deliverance (2002) 8.74 | 1505
    168. Bruce Dickinson The Chemical Wedding (1998) 8.74 | 373
    169. Dimmu Borgir Enthrone Darkness Triumphant (1997) 8.74 | 924
    170. Testament The Gathering (1999) 8.74 | 696
    171. Slayer South Of Heaven (1988) 8.74 | 1271
    172. Dismember Like An Ever Flowing Stream (1991) 8.74 | 270
    173. Summoning Let Mortal Heroes Sing Your Fame (2001) 8.74 | 289
    174. Scorpions Blackout (1982) 8.74 | 295
    175. Kreator Coma Of Souls (1990) 8.73 | 613
    176. Symphony X The Odyssey (2002) 8.73 | 737
    177. Stratovarius Visions (1997) 8.73 | 637
    178. Testament The New Order (1988) 8.73 | 627
    179. Agalloch Pale Folklore (1999) 8.73 | 707
    180. Suffocation Pierced From Within (1995) 8.73 | 268
    181. Angra Temple Of Shadows (2004) 8.73 | 532
    182. Moonsorrow Verisäkeet (2005) 8.73 | 418
    183. Rainbow Long Live Rock 'N' Roll (1978) 8.73 | 331
    184. Bolt Thrower Those Once Loyal (2005) 8.73 | 364
    185. Cynic Focus (1993) 8.73 | 570
    186. Led Zeppelin Physical Graffiti (1975) 8.73 | 425
    187. Saturnus Paradise Belongs To You (1996) 8.73 | 216
    188. Rotting Christ Theogonia (2007) 8.73 | 513
    189. Symphony X Paradise Lost (2007) 8.73 | 942
    190. Leprous Tall Poppy Syndrome (2009) 8.73 | 232
    191. Opeth Damnation (2003) 8.72 | 1640
    192. Anthrax Among The Living (1987) 8.72 | 747
    193. Bathory Blood Fire Death (1988) 8.72 | 496
    194. Blind Guardian Somewhere Far Beyond (1992) 8.72 | 876
    195. Judas Priest Defenders Of The Faith (1984) 8.72 | 764
    196. Kreator Extreme Aggression (1989) 8.72 | 534
    197. Edge Of Sanity Crimson II (2003) 8.72 | 352
    198. Ayreon Into The Electric Castle (1998) 8.72 | 429
    199. Equilibrium Sagas (2008) 8.72 | 616
    200. Mastodon Crack The Skye (2009) 8.72 | 1006