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Which album with King Diamond on vocals do you prefer?

Abigail11
Melissa9

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king_matt

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Age: 17
From: USA

  30.10.2011 at 05:52
These two masterpieces by the genius King Diamond are both classics. Which one do you think is overall better?

I personally prefer Abigail. Better concept, better vocals, and better guitar sound. What do you think?
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Melodious

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From: UK

  30.10.2011 at 10:02
Both albums are amazing, but I think I slightly prefer Abigail. It features King's macabre storytelling at it's finest, and musically, I still think it's the best thing King has ever done.
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Masterchief

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  30.10.2011 at 13:21
Both are sane, no way tell who's better who' is not
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  30.10.2011 at 14:23
Imo you can't perfectly compare the two as Melissa isn't a concept album. That being said, i think Melissa is better (though Abigail is awesome too)
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ToMegaTherion

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Age: 28
From: Australia

  30.10.2011 at 15:21
They are both great albums in their own right, but as has been suggested they are difficult to compare because they are done in such different styles. I honestly couldn't separate them to tell the truth in terms of quality. But King Diamonds storytelling concept is just awesome as I put my vote on that only.
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Ex-polydactyl

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Age: 29
From: Australia

  03.12.2011 at 11:51
I don't KNOW! (starts sobbing with face in hands)
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Age: 21
From: USA

  04.12.2011 at 18:15
I was never really a fan of Melissa, and I do love KD's solo albums.
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Age: 16
From: USA

  09.12.2011 at 14:01
Abigail, the concept and lyrics are amazing! I think its by far one of King's best albums, and maybe even one of Metals best albums overall. I also think the musicianship was at a higher rate on Abigail then Melissa
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