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    Top 100 Black metal albums

    1. Agalloch The Mantle (2002) 9.13 | 1320
    2. Agalloch Ashes Against The Grain (2006) 9.12 | 1244
    3. Summoning Stronghold (1999) 8.97 | 454
    4. Dissection Storm Of The Light's Bane (1995) 8.96 | 853
    5. Emperor Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk (1997) 8.92 | 786
    6. Aquilus Griseus (2011) 8.90 | 215
    7. Immortal At The Heart Of Winter (1999) 8.89 | 828
    8. Mercyful Fate Don't Break The Oath (1984) 8.88 | 512
    9. Primordial To The Nameless Dead (2007) 8.87 | 548
    10. Windir 1184 (2001) 8.87 | 386
    11. Furia (POL) Martwa Polska Jesień (2007) 8.87 | 30
    12. Mercyful Fate Melissa (1983) 8.86 | 502
    13. Moonspell Wolfheart (1995) 8.86 | 687
    14. Emperor In The Nightside Eclipse (1994) 8.84 | 797
    15. Bathory Hammerheart (1990) 8.83 | 537
    16. Dawn (SWE) Slaughtersun (Crown Of The Triarchy) (1998) 8.82 | 55
    17. Cultes Des Ghoules Henbane (2013) 8.81 | 21
    18. Shining V - Halmstad (2007) 8.81 | 366
    19. Taake ...Doedskvad (2005) 8.79 | 160
    20. Deathspell Omega Fas - Ite, Maledicti, In Ignem Aeternum (2007) 8.78 | 175
    21. Kataxu Hunger Of Elements (2005) 8.77 | 22
    22. Cobalt Eater Of Birds (2007) 8.76 | 58
    23. Summoning Let Mortal Heroes Sing Your Fame (2001) 8.76 | 293
    24. Windir Likferd (2003) 8.75 | 241
    25. Enslaved Axioma Ethica Odini (2010) 8.75 | 746
    26. Negură Bunget OM (2006) 8.75 | 308
    27. Windir Arntor (1999) 8.74 | 277
    28. Drudkh Кров У Наших Криницях (Blood In Our Wells) (2006) 8.74 | 191
    29. Dimmu Borgir Enthrone Darkness Triumphant (1997) 8.74 | 936
    30. Rotting Christ Theogonia (2007) 8.74 | 522
    31. Bathory Blood Fire Death (1988) 8.73 | 515
    32. Darkspace Dark Space III (2008) 8.73 | 128
    33. Agalloch Pale Folklore (1999) 8.73 | 717
    34. Ulver Bergtatt - Et Eeventyr I 5 Capitler (1995) 8.70 | 350
    35. Satyricon Nemesis Divina (1996) 8.70 | 492
    36. Immortal Sons Of Northern Darkness (2002) 8.70 | 809
    37. Mistur Attende (2009) 8.69 | 52
    38. Primordial The Gathering Wilderness (2005) 8.69 | 295
    39. Sear Bliss The Arcane Odyssey (2007) 8.68 | 56
    40. Shylmagoghnar Emergence (2014) 8.68 | 57
    41. Negative Plane Stained Glass Revelations (2011) 8.67 | 36
    42. Gris Il Était Une Forêt... (2007) 8.67 | 61
    43. Dissection The Somberlain (1993) 8.67 | 454
    44. Vinterland Welcome My Last Chapter (1996) 8.66 | 56
    45. Mayhem De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas (1994) 8.66 | 628
    46. Limbonic Art In Abhorrence Dementia (1997) 8.65 | 149
    47. Enslaved Isa (2004) 8.64 | 444
    48. Thy Catafalque Róka Hasa Rádió (2009) 8.64 | 120
    49. Drudkh Autumn Aurora (2004) 8.64 | 233
    50. Graveworm As The Angels Reach The Beauty (1999) 8.64 | 196
    51. Sólstafir Köld (2009) 8.63 | 162
    52. Taake Nattestid... (1999) 8.63 | 127
    53. Samael Ceremony Of Opposites (1994) 8.63 | 222
    54. Taake ...Bjoergvin... (2002) 8.63 | 107
    55. Deathspell Omega Si Monumentum Requires, Circumspice (2004) 8.63 | 169
    56. Caladan Brood Echoes Of Battle (2013) 8.63 | 281
    57. Varathron Stygian Forces Of Scorn (2009) 8.62 | 26
    58. Limbonic Art Moon In The Scorpio (1996) 8.62 | 116
    59. Cradle Of Filth Dusk... And Her Embrace (1996) 8.62 | 643
    60. Lurker Of Chalice Lurker Of Chalice (2005) 8.62 | 93
    61. Verdunkeln Einblick In Den Qualenfall (2007) 8.61 | 38
    62. Enslaved Below The Lights (2003) 8.61 | 343
    63. Samael Passage (1996) 8.61 | 239
    64. Rotting Christ Triarchy Of The Lost Lovers (1996) 8.60 | 239
    65. Agalloch Marrow Of The Spirit (2010) 8.60 | 814
    66. Varathron His Majesty At The Swamp (1993) 8.60 | 40
    67. Sear Bliss The Haunting (1998) 8.59 | 22
    68. Nagelfar Srontgorrth (1999) 8.59 | 54
    69. Summoning Oath Bound (2006) 8.59 | 340
    70. Diabolical Masquerade Nightwork (1998) 8.59 | 151
    71. Nocte Obducta Nektar Teil II: Seen, Flüsse, Tagebücher (2005) 8.58 | 33
    72. Ancient Wisdom ... And The Physical Shape Of Light Bled (2000) 8.58 | 26
    73. Mithotyn Gathered Around The Oaken Table (1999) 8.58 | 31
    74. Sacramentum Far Away From The Sun (1996) 8.58 | 67
    75. Hands Of Despair Hereafter (2011) 8.58 | 31
    76. Dimmu Borgir Puritanical Euphoric Misanthropia (2001) 8.58 | 826
    77. Alcest Écailles De Lune (2010) 8.57 | 542
    78. Burzum Hvis Lyset Tar Oss (1994) 8.57 | 451
    79. Wolves In The Throne Room Two Hunters (2007) 8.57 | 212
    80. Todtgelichter Angst (2010) 8.57 | 120
    81. Woods Of Desolation Torn Beyond Reason (2011) 8.57 | 154
    82. Have A Nice Life Deathconsciousness (2008) 8.57 | 30
    83. Cobalt Gin (2009) 8.56 | 87
    84. Gris À L'Âme Enflammée, L'Äme Constellée... (2013) 8.56 | 105
    85. Sargeist Let The Devil In (2010) 8.56 | 43
    86. Skyforger Latviešu Strēlnieki (2000) 8.56 | 36
    87. Alcest Souvenirs D'un Autre Monde (2007) 8.56 | 484
    88. Thurisaz Scent Of A Dream (2004) 8.56 | 66
    89. Celtic Frost To Mega Therion (1985) 8.55 | 388
    90. Sigh Imaginary Sonicscape (2001) 8.55 | 125
    91. Cradle Of Filth Cruelty And The Beast (1998) 8.55 | 642
    92. Summoning Dol Guldur (1996) 8.54 | 257
    93. Bathory Twilight Of The Gods (1991) 8.54 | 330
    94. Darkspace Dark Space I (2003) 8.54 | 84
    95. Dornenreich Bitter Ist's Dem Tod Zu Dienen (1999) 8.54 | 39
    96. Forefather Steadfast (2008) 8.54 | 142
    97. Melechesh Emissaries (2006) 8.54 | 226
    98. Shade Empire Omega Arcane (2013) 8.53 | 369
    99. Luna Ad Noctum Hypnotic Inferno (2013) 8.52 | 27
    100. Dolorian When All The Laughter Has Gone (1999) 8.52 | 44