Top 200 albums


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    Top 200 albums

    1 Death
    Symbolic (1995)
    9.28
    2314
    2 Megadeth
    Rust In Peace (1990)
    9.28
    3081
    3 Judas Priest
    Painkiller (1990)
    9.27
    2142
    4 Opeth
    9.26
    3111
    5 Metallica
    9.25
    3490
    6 Metallica
    9.25
    3705
    7 Black Sabbath
    Paranoid (1970)
    9.20
    1903
    8 Iron Maiden
    9.18
    2800
    9 Iron Maiden
    Powerslave (1984)
    9.18
    2621
    10 Death
    9.18
    2036
    11 Agalloch
    The Mantle (2002)
    9.17
    1641
    12 Agalloch
    9.17
    1534
    13 Rainbow
    Rising (1976)
    9.16
    812
    14 Edge Of Sanity
    Crimson (1996)
    9.16
    887
    15 Led Zeppelin
    9.14
    1175
    16 Iron Maiden
    9.13
    2397
    17 Opeth
    Still Life (1999)
    9.12
    2060
    18 King Crimson
    9.09
    612
    19 Dissection
    9.08
    1084
    20 Slayer
    9.07
    2389
    21 Dream Theater
    9.06
    1704
    22 Queensrÿche
    9.06
    1046
    23 Tool
    Lateralus (2001)
    9.05
    1377
    24 Dream Theater
    9.05
    1895
    25 Black Sabbath
    Black Sabbath (1970)
    9.03
    1568
    26 Black Sabbath
    9.03
    1276
    27 Dio
    Holy Diver (1983)
    9.03
    1266
    28 Rush
    9.02
    792
    29 Helloween
    9.02
    1295
    30 Deep Purple
    Machine Head (1972)
    9.02
    816
    31 Black Sabbath
    9.01
    1369
    32 Saturnus
    9.01
    524
    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
    304
    37 Opeth
    8.99
    2216
    38 Death
    Human (1991)
    8.98
    1597
    39 Be'lakor
    Stone's Reach (2009)
    8.98
    1127
    40 W.A.S.P.
    8.97
    540
    41 Blind Guardian
    8.96
    1362
    42 Ensiferum
    Ensiferum (2001)
    8.95
    1278
    43 Nevermore
    8.95
    1011
    44 Slayer
    8.95
    1766
    45 Tiamat
    Wildhoney (1994)
    8.95
    717
    46 Ayreon
    8.94
    947
    47 Summoning
    Stronghold (1999)
    8.94
    614
    48 Rush
    Hemispheres (1978)
    8.94
    512
    49 Emperor
    8.94
    991
    50 Helloween
    8.94
    1262
    51 Porcupine Tree
    8.94
    837
    52 Candlemass
    8.93
    673
    53 Sepultura
    Arise (1991)
    8.93
    1356
    54 Green Carnation
    8.93
    520
    55 Gojira
    8.92
    1100
    56 Draconian
    8.92
    764
    57 Crimson Glory
    Transcendence (1988)
    8.92
    323
    58 Moonsorrow
    Kivenkantaja (2003)
    8.92
    695
    59 Septicflesh
    Communion (2008)
    8.92
    1011
    60 AC/DC
    Back In Black (1980)
    8.91
    1079
    61 Nevermore
    8.91
    1131
    62 King Diamond
    Abigail (1987)
    8.91
    767
    63 Vektor
    Black Future (2009)
    8.91
    470
    64 Primordial
    8.90
    682
    65 Estatic Fear
    8.90
    291
    66 Mgła
    8.90
    501
    67 Moonsorrow
    8.90
    612
    68 Anathema
    Alternative 4 (1998)
    8.89
    989
    69 Anathema
    Judgement (1999)
    8.89
    1025
    70 Blind Guardian
    8.89
    1422
    71 Paradise Lost
    8.89
    895
    72 Tool
    Ænima (1996)
    8.89
    1150
    73 Alice In Chains
    Dirt (1992)
    8.89
    910
    74 Moonspell
    Wolfheart (1995)
    8.89
    856
    75 Empyrium
    8.89
    457
    76 Porcupine Tree
    In Absentia (2002)
    8.89
    825
    77 At The Gates
    8.88
    1178
    78 Iron Maiden
    Piece Of Mind (1983)
    8.88
    2175
    79 Insomnium
    Winter's Gate (2016)
    8.88
    807
    80 Gamma Ray
    8.88
    673
    81 Kamelot
    8.88
    1206
    82 Katatonia
    8.88
    906
    83 Morbid Angel
    8.88
    896
    84 Sepultura
    8.88
    1179
    85 Aquilus
    Griseus (2011)
    8.88
    337
    86 The Gathering
    Mandylion (1995)
    8.88
    599
    87 Windir
    1184 (2001)
    8.87
    518
    88 Bolt Thrower
    8.87
    548
    89 Uriah Heep
    8.87
    211
    90 Iron Maiden
    8.87
    2041
    91 Dark Tranquillity
    The Gallery (1995)
    8.87
    1068
    92 Led Zeppelin
    8.87
    788
    93 Virgin Steele
    Invictus (1998)
    8.87
    207
    94 Pain Of Salvation
    Remedy Lane (2002)
    8.87
    573
    95 Mercyful Fate
    Melissa (1983)
    8.87
    697
    96 Mercyful Fate
    8.87
    684
    97 Bathory
    Hammerheart (1990)
    8.86
    721
    98 In Flames
    8.86
    1458
    99 Judas Priest
    8.86
    1281
    100 Insomnium
    8.86
    938
    101 Death
    8.86
    1480
    102 Emperor
    8.86
    1016
    103 Riverside
    Out Of Myself (2003)
    8.86
    488
    104 Orphaned Land
    8.86
    749
    105 Haggard
    8.86
    554
    106 Metallica
    8.86
    2937
    107 Sodom
    Agent Orange (1989)
    8.86
    707
    108 Judas Priest
    8.85
    1071
    109 Lost Horizon
    8.85
    349
    110 Slumber
    Fallout (2004)
    8.85
    309
    111 Pain Of Salvation
    8.85
    506
    112 Running Wild
    8.84
    349
    113 Dark Tranquillity
    Damage Done (2002)
    8.84
    1097
    114 My Dying Bride
    8.84
    655
    115 Motörhead
    Overkill (1979)
    8.84
    627
    116 Motörhead
    Ace Of Spades (1980)
    8.84
    812
    117 Shining
    V - Halmstad (2007)
    8.83
    457
    118 Summoning
    8.83
    395
    119 Coroner
    No More Color (1989)
    8.83
    340
    120 Overkill
    8.83
    605
    121 Savatage
    8.83
    530
    122 Symphony X
    8.83
    816
    123 Carcass
    Heartwork (1993)
    8.83
    1060
    124 Porcupine Tree
    Deadwing (2005)
    8.83
    728
    125 Opeth
    Morningrise (1996)
    8.83
    1580
    126 Arcturus
    8.83
    680
    127 Black Sabbath
    8.82
    1161
    128 Blind Guardian
    8.82
    1095
    129 AC/DC
    8.82
    801
    130 Atheist
    8.82
    548
    131 Ensiferum
    Iron (2004)
    8.82
    1114
    132 Guns N' Roses
    8.82
    1044
    133 Saturnus
    Martyre (2000)
    8.82
    338
    134 Therion
    Theli (1996)
    8.82
    709
    135 Mastodon
    8.81
    1271
    136 Bathory
    8.81
    722
    137 Judas Priest
    8.81
    952
    138 Riverside
    8.81
    564
    139 Between The Buried And Me
    Colors (2007)
    8.81
    556
    140 Savatage
    Gutter Ballet (1989)
    8.81
    464
    141 Van Halen
    Van Halen (1978)
    8.81
    416
    142 Lake Of Tears
    8.81
    303
    143 Testament
    The Legacy (1987)
    8.81
    931
    144 Opeth
    8.81
    1512
    145 Amorphis
    8.80
    957
    146 Kyuss
    Kyuss (1994)
    8.80
    366
    147 Cynic
    Focus (1993)
    8.80
    713
    148 Artillery
    8.80
    385
    149 Megadeth
    8.80
    1896
    150 My Dying Bride
    8.80
    596
    151 Machine Head
    8.80
    1071
    152 Stratovarius
    Visions (1997)
    8.80
    764
    153 Amorphis
    8.80
    994
    154 Isis
    Panopticon (2004)
    8.79
    407
    155 Enslaved
    8.79
    881
    156 Led Zeppelin
    Led Zeppelin (1969)
    8.79
    794
    157 Kamelot
    Epica (2003)
    8.79
    897
    158 My Dying Bride
    8.79
    552
    159 Leprous
    8.79
    357
    160 Pantera
    8.78
    1592
    161 Equilibrium
    Sagas (2008)
    8.78
    702
    162 Thin Lizzy
    Jailbreak (1976)
    8.78
    202
    163 Warning
    8.78
    206
    164 Testament
    The Gathering (1999)
    8.78
    887
    165 Trees Of Eternity
    8.78
    392
    166 Caladan Brood
    8.78
    378
    167 Rotting Christ
    Theogonia (2007)
    8.78
    652
    168 Swallow The Sun
    8.77
    603
    169 Rainbow
    8.77
    542
    170 Rainbow
    8.77
    483
    171 Candlemass
    Nightfall (1987)
    8.77
    583
    172 Drudkh
    8.77
    248
    173 Entombed
    8.77
    526
    174 Control Denied
    8.77
    470
    175 Lacrimosa
    Elodia (1999)
    8.77
    252
    176 Deathspell Omega
    8.77
    256
    177 Rammstein
    Mutter (2001)
    8.77
    946
    178 Amon Amarth
    8.77
    1735
    179 Tristania
    Widow's Weeds (1998)
    8.76
    425
    180 Tristania
    8.76
    508
    181 Theatre Of Tragedy
    Aégis (1998)
    8.76
    425
    182 Isis
    Oceanic (2002)
    8.76
    345
    183 Negură Bunget
    OM (2006)
    8.76
    362
    184 Coroner
    Mental Vortex (1991)
    8.76
    344
    185 Ne Obliviscaris
    Portal Of I (2012)
    8.76
    822
    186 Moonsorrow
    Verisäkeet (2005)
    8.76
    531
    187 Therion
    Vovin (1998)
    8.76
    690
    188 Running Wild
    8.75
    331
    189 W.A.S.P.
    8.75
    384
    190 Cryptopsy
    None So Vile (1996)
    8.75
    473
    191 Rush
    8.75
    448
    192 Rush
    8.75
    451
    193 Dimmu Borgir
    8.75
    1105
    194 Sanctuary
    8.75
    271
    195 Seventh Wonder
    Mercy Falls (2008)
    8.75
    262
    196 Deep Purple
    In Rock (1970)
    8.75
    625
    197 Symphony X
    The Odyssey (2002)
    8.75
    841
    198 Slayer
    8.75
    1591
    199 Moonsorrow
    V: Hävitetty (2007)
    8.75
    499
    200 Exodus
    8.75
    817