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    Top 200 albums

    1 Death
    Symbolic (1995)
    9.28
    2316
    2 Megadeth
    Rust In Peace (1990)
    9.28
    3084
    3 Judas Priest
    Painkiller (1990)
    9.27
    2145
    4 Opeth
    9.26
    3110
    5 Metallica
    9.25
    3494
    6 Metallica
    9.25
    3710
    7 Black Sabbath
    Paranoid (1970)
    9.20
    1904
    8 Iron Maiden
    9.19
    2806
    9 Iron Maiden
    Powerslave (1984)
    9.18
    2625
    10 Death
    9.18
    2040
    11 Agalloch
    The Mantle (2002)
    9.17
    1644
    12 Agalloch
    9.17
    1535
    13 Rainbow
    Rising (1976)
    9.16
    813
    14 Edge Of Sanity
    Crimson (1996)
    9.16
    889
    15 Led Zeppelin
    9.14
    1176
    16 Iron Maiden
    9.13
    2400
    17 Opeth
    Still Life (1999)
    9.12
    2060
    18 King Crimson
    9.09
    612
    19 Dissection
    9.09
    1085
    20 Slayer
    9.07
    2391
    21 Dream Theater
    9.06
    1704
    22 Tool
    Lateralus (2001)
    9.05
    1377
    23 Dream Theater
    9.05
    1895
    24 Queensrÿche
    9.05
    1047
    25 Dio
    Holy Diver (1983)
    9.03
    1269
    26 Black Sabbath
    Black Sabbath (1970)
    9.03
    1569
    27 Black Sabbath
    9.03
    1277
    28 Rush
    9.02
    793
    29 Helloween
    9.02
    1297
    30 Saturnus
    9.01
    525
    31 Deep Purple
    Machine Head (1972)
    9.01
    815
    32 Black Sabbath
    9.01
    1370
    33 Wintersun
    Wintersun (2004)
    9.00
    1725
    34 Rush
    2112 (1976)
    8.99
    687
    35 Immortal
    8.99
    1035
    36 King Crimson
    Red (1974)
    8.99
    303
    37 Opeth
    8.99
    2216
    38 Death
    Human (1991)
    8.98
    1599
    39 Be'lakor
    Stone's Reach (2009)
    8.97
    1130
    40 W.A.S.P.
    8.97
    541
    41 Summoning
    Stronghold (1999)
    8.96
    615
    42 Blind Guardian
    8.96
    1361
    43 Ensiferum
    Ensiferum (2001)
    8.95
    1279
    44 Nevermore
    8.95
    1012
    45 Slayer
    8.95
    1768
    46 Tiamat
    Wildhoney (1994)
    8.95
    717
    47 Rush
    Hemispheres (1978)
    8.94
    512
    48 Helloween
    8.94
    1264
    49 Porcupine Tree
    8.94
    837
    50 Ayreon
    8.94
    946
    51 Candlemass
    8.93
    675
    52 Emperor
    8.93
    992
    53 Crimson Glory
    Transcendence (1988)
    8.93
    325
    54 Sepultura
    Arise (1991)
    8.93
    1356
    55 Green Carnation
    8.93
    520
    56 Gojira
    8.92
    1100
    57 Draconian
    8.92
    764
    58 Septicflesh
    Communion (2008)
    8.92
    1011
    59 Moonsorrow
    Kivenkantaja (2003)
    8.92
    695
    60 Nevermore
    8.91
    1132
    61 King Diamond
    Abigail (1987)
    8.91
    767
    62 AC/DC
    Back In Black (1980)
    8.91
    1081
    63 Primordial
    8.90
    683
    64 Mgła
    8.90
    502
    65 Vektor
    Black Future (2009)
    8.90
    471
    66 Moonsorrow
    8.90
    612
    67 Paradise Lost
    8.89
    896
    68 Tool
    Ænima (1996)
    8.89
    1150
    69 Alice In Chains
    Dirt (1992)
    8.89
    910
    70 Estatic Fear
    8.89
    293
    71 Moonspell
    Wolfheart (1995)
    8.89
    857
    72 Anathema
    Judgement (1999)
    8.89
    1025
    73 Blind Guardian
    8.89
    1422
    74 Insomnium
    Winter's Gate (2016)
    8.88
    808
    75 Uriah Heep
    8.88
    211
    76 Iron Maiden
    Piece Of Mind (1983)
    8.88
    2179
    77 Gamma Ray
    8.88
    675
    78 Kamelot
    8.88
    1206
    79 Katatonia
    8.88
    906
    80 Sepultura
    8.88
    1179
    81 Morbid Angel
    8.88
    898
    82 Empyrium
    8.88
    458
    83 The Gathering
    Mandylion (1995)
    8.88
    599
    84 Porcupine Tree
    In Absentia (2002)
    8.88
    826
    85 Anathema
    Alternative 4 (1998)
    8.88
    989
    86 At The Gates
    8.88
    1179
    87 Iron Maiden
    8.87
    2045
    88 Dark Tranquillity
    The Gallery (1995)
    8.87
    1068
    89 Led Zeppelin
    8.87
    789
    90 Aquilus
    Griseus (2011)
    8.87
    339
    91 Pain Of Salvation
    Remedy Lane (2002)
    8.87
    573
    92 Virgin Steele
    Invictus (1998)
    8.87
    207
    93 Mercyful Fate
    Melissa (1983)
    8.87
    698
    94 Mercyful Fate
    8.87
    685
    95 Windir
    1184 (2001)
    8.87
    518
    96 In Flames
    8.86
    1458
    97 Insomnium
    8.86
    940
    98 Death
    8.86
    1482
    99 Emperor
    8.86
    1016
    100 Orphaned Land
    8.86
    749
    101 Haggard
    8.86
    555
    102 Metallica
    8.86
    2939
    103 Sodom
    Agent Orange (1989)
    8.86
    708
    104 Bathory
    Hammerheart (1990)
    8.86
    723
    105 Bolt Thrower
    8.86
    549
    106 Judas Priest
    8.85
    1284
    107 Judas Priest
    8.85
    1073
    108 Lost Horizon
    8.85
    351
    109 Slumber
    Fallout (2004)
    8.85
    311
    110 Pain Of Salvation
    8.85
    506
    111 Dark Tranquillity
    Damage Done (2002)
    8.84
    1098
    112 Coroner
    No More Color (1989)
    8.84
    342
    113 Riverside
    Out Of Myself (2003)
    8.84
    489
    114 My Dying Bride
    8.84
    655
    115 Motörhead
    Overkill (1979)
    8.84
    627
    116 Running Wild
    8.84
    350
    117 Summoning
    8.83
    395
    118 Shining
    V - Halmstad (2007)
    8.83
    457
    119 Savatage
    8.83
    530
    120 Symphony X
    8.83
    817
    121 Motörhead
    Ace Of Spades (1980)
    8.83
    813
    122 Carcass
    Heartwork (1993)
    8.83
    1062
    123 Porcupine Tree
    Deadwing (2005)
    8.83
    728
    124 Opeth
    Morningrise (1996)
    8.83
    1580
    125 Arcturus
    8.83
    681
    126 Blind Guardian
    8.83
    1096
    127 Atheist
    8.82
    548
    128 Ensiferum
    Iron (2004)
    8.82
    1114
    129 Overkill
    8.82
    606
    130 Therion
    Theli (1996)
    8.82
    710
    131 AC/DC
    8.82
    802
    132 Black Sabbath
    8.82
    1161
    133 Judas Priest
    8.81
    953
    134 Riverside
    8.81
    565
    135 Between The Buried And Me
    Colors (2007)
    8.81
    559
    136 Guns N' Roses
    8.81
    1046
    137 Saturnus
    Martyre (2000)
    8.81
    339
    138 Savatage
    Gutter Ballet (1989)
    8.81
    465
    139 Van Halen
    Van Halen (1978)
    8.81
    417
    140 Testament
    The Legacy (1987)
    8.81
    931
    141 Lake Of Tears
    8.81
    303
    142 Opeth
    8.81
    1512
    143 Bathory
    8.81
    723
    144 Mastodon
    8.81
    1274
    145 Kyuss
    Kyuss (1994)
    8.80
    367
    146 Cynic
    Focus (1993)
    8.80
    715
    147 Artillery
    8.80
    386
    148 Machine Head
    8.80
    1073
    149 Stratovarius
    Visions (1997)
    8.80
    765
    150 Megadeth
    8.80
    1901
    151 Amorphis
    8.80
    994
    152 Amorphis
    8.80
    957
    153 Isis
    Panopticon (2004)
    8.79
    409
    154 Enslaved
    8.79
    882
    155 Kamelot
    Epica (2003)
    8.79
    898
    156 Warning
    8.79
    207
    157 My Dying Bride
    8.79
    595
    158 My Dying Bride
    8.79
    552
    159 Leprous
    8.79
    357
    160 Pantera
    8.78
    1593
    161 Thin Lizzy
    Jailbreak (1976)
    8.78
    203
    162 Led Zeppelin
    Led Zeppelin (1969)
    8.78
    795
    163 Equilibrium
    Sagas (2008)
    8.78
    703
    164 Testament
    The Gathering (1999)
    8.78
    888
    165 Trees Of Eternity
    8.78
    393
    166 Caladan Brood
    8.78
    378
    167 Candlemass
    Nightfall (1987)
    8.77
    585
    168 Rainbow
    8.77
    543
    169 Rainbow
    8.77
    483
    170 Entombed
    8.77
    528
    171 Drudkh
    8.77
    248
    172 Control Denied
    8.77
    471
    173 Lacrimosa
    Elodia (1999)
    8.77
    253
    174 Deathspell Omega
    8.77
    257
    175 Amon Amarth
    8.77
    1737
    176 Rammstein
    Mutter (2001)
    8.77
    948
    177 Rotting Christ
    Theogonia (2007)
    8.77
    654
    178 Swallow The Sun
    8.77
    604
    179 Theatre Of Tragedy
    Aégis (1998)
    8.76
    426
    180 Tristania
    Widow's Weeds (1998)
    8.76
    426
    181 Tristania
    8.76
    509
    182 Isis
    Oceanic (2002)
    8.76
    347
    183 Negură Bunget
    OM (2006)
    8.76
    363
    184 Coroner
    Mental Vortex (1991)
    8.76
    347
    185 Ne Obliviscaris
    Portal Of I (2012)
    8.76
    825
    186 Moonsorrow
    Verisäkeet (2005)
    8.76
    532
    187 Running Wild
    8.76
    332
    188 Cryptopsy
    None So Vile (1996)
    8.75
    474
    189 Rush
    8.75
    449
    190 Dimmu Borgir
    8.75
    1106
    191 Seventh Wonder
    Mercy Falls (2008)
    8.75
    263
    192 Deep Purple
    In Rock (1970)
    8.75
    625
    193 Symphony X
    The Odyssey (2002)
    8.75
    842
    194 Slayer
    8.75
    1593
    195 Therion
    Vovin (1998)
    8.75
    692
    196 Moonsorrow
    V: Hävitetty (2007)
    8.75
    500
    197 Exodus
    8.75
    818
    198 W.A.S.P.
    8.75
    385
    199 Theatre Of Tragedy
    8.74
    382
    200 Bruce Dickinson
    8.74
    491