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Top 11 Favourite Metal Albums Of 1987


Plus my top three favourite tracks from each release. \m/

Honourable mentions:
D.R.I. - Crossover (Thrash)
Napalm Death - Scum (Grindcore)
Pentagram - Day Of Reckoning (Doom)
Sodom - Persecution Mania (Thrash)
Sarcófago - I.N.R.I. (Proto-Black/Thrash)
Grim Reaper - Rock You To Hell (NWOBHM)
Sepultura - Schizophrenia (Death/Thrash)
Helloween - Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part 1 (Power)

Non-Metal mentions:
Fields Of The Nephilim - Dawnrazor (Goth)
The Sisters Of Mercy - Floodland (Goth)
The Exploited - Death Before Dishonour (Punk)
Dead Kennedys - Give Me Convenience Or Give Me Death (Punk)

Created by: blackwreath13 | 10.08.2021



1. Bathory - Under The Sign Of The Black Mark
1987 (Black) Woman of Dark Desires, Call from the Grave, Equimanthorn
2. Candlemass - Nightfall
1987 (Doom) Mourner's Lament, At the Gallows End, The Well of Souls
3. Testament - The Legacy
1987 (Thrash) The Haunting, Apocalyptic City, Over the Wall
4. Death - Scream Bloody Gore
1987 (Death) Infernal Death, Zombie Ritual, Beyond the Unholy Grave
5. Anthrax - Among The Living
1987 (Thrash) Among the Living, Efilnikufesin (N.F.L), Indians
6. Savatage - Hall Of The Mountain King
1987 (Heavy) Hall of the Mountain King, Prelude to Madness, Beyond the Doors of the Dark
7. Sacred Reich - Ignorance
1987 (Thrash) Ignorance, Death Squad, No Believers
8. Dio - Dream Evil
1987 (Heavy) Night People, Sunset Superman, All The Fools Sailed Away
9. Warlock - Triumph And Agony
1987 (Heavy) I Rule The Ruins, All We Are, Kiss Of Death
10. Kreator - Terrible Certainty
1987 (Thrash) One Of Us, Terrible Certainty, Behind The Mirror
11. Black Sabbath - The Eternal Idol
1987 (Heavy) Ancient Warrior, The Eternal Idol, The Shining



Disclaimer: All top lists are unofficial and do not represent the point of view of the MS Staff.
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17.08.2021 - 17:49
F3ynman2000
Nocturnal Bro
Nice list! I love The Legacy and Hall of the Mountain King!
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17.08.2021 - 19:17
blackwreath13

Written by F3ynman2000 on 17.08.2021 at 17:49

Nice list! I love The Legacy and Hall of the Mountain King!

Cheers, still the best I've heard from either band.
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23.07.2022 - 18:57
doez
Hallucigenia
Now we're talking, this is miles better than the rest of the decade so far:

1. Poison - Into the Abyss...
2. Parabellum - Sacrilegio
3. Mayhem - Deathcrush
4. Anthrax - Among the Living
5. Bathory - Under the Sign of the Black Mark
6. Voivod - Killing Technology
7. Savatage - Hall of the Mountain King
8. Guns n' Roses - Appetite for Destruction
9. Morbid Angel - Thy Kingdom Come
10. Necrophagia - It Began With a Twisted Dream
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An album rated 6 is an album I enjoyed
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23.07.2022 - 21:29
AndyMetalFreak
A Nice Guy
I've listened to loads from this year, some real bangers too, definitely one of the best years of the decade and this also saw Death's debut, arguably the first true death metal record.

Here's my list:

1. Savatage - Hall Of The Mountain King
2. King Diamond - Abigail
3. Testament - The Legacy
4. Death Angel - The Ultra-Violence
5. Helloween - Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part I
6. Def Leppard - Hysteria
7. Sanctuary - Refuge Denied
8. Bathory - Under The Sign Of The Black Mark
9. Candlemass - Nightfall
10. Death - Scream Bloody Gore
11. Sodom - Persecution Mania
12. Whitesnake - Whitesnake
13. Guns N' Roses - Appetite For Destruction
14. Anthrax - Among The Living
15. Manilla Road - Mystification
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