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    Top 200 albums

    1. Opeth Blackwater Park (2001) 9.19 | 2622
    2. Megadeth Rust In Peace (1990) 9.19 | 2502
    3. Metallica Ride The Lightning (1984) 9.19 | 2860
    4. Metallica Master Of Puppets (1986) 9.19 | 3096
    5. Death Symbolic (1995) 9.16 | 1757
    6. Iron Maiden The Number Of The Beast (1982) 9.14 | 2293
    7. Judas Priest Painkiller (1990) 9.13 | 1713
    8. Agalloch The Mantle (2002) 9.13 | 1309
    9. Agalloch Ashes Against The Grain (2006) 9.12 | 1234
    10. Death The Sound Of Perseverance (1998) 9.11 | 1602
    11. Iron Maiden Powerslave (1984) 9.11 | 2152
    12. Black Sabbath Paranoid (1970) 9.10 | 1469
    13. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV (1971) 9.09 | 965
    14. Opeth Still Life (1999) 9.08 | 1690
    15. Dream Theater Images And Words (1992) 9.07 | 1579
    16. Edge Of Sanity Crimson (1996) 9.07 | 689
    17. Queensrÿche Operation: Mindcrime (1988) 9.06 | 844
    18. Iron Maiden Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son (1988) 9.04 | 1946
    19. Rainbow Rising (1976) 9.04 | 576
    20. Insomnium Winter's Gate (2016) 9.04 | 218
    21. Dream Theater Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A Memory (1999) 9.03 | 1413
    22. King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) 9.03 | 431
    23. Deep Purple Machine Head (1972) 9.02 | 598
    24. Black Sabbath Black Sabbath (1970) 9.01 | 1171
    25. Dio Holy Diver (1983) 9.00 | 978
    26. Tool Lateralus (2001) 9.00 | 1069
    27. Slayer Reign In Blood (1986) 8.99 | 1984
    28. Rush Moving Pictures (1981) 8.98 | 584
    29. Nevermore Dead Heart In A Dead World (2000) 8.97 | 850
    30. Opeth Ghost Reveries (2005) 8.97 | 1854
    31. Aquilus Griseus (2011) 8.97 | 209
    32. Black Sabbath Heaven And Hell (1980) 8.96 | 922
    33. Summoning Stronghold (1999) 8.96 | 451
    34. Dissection Storm Of The Light's Bane (1995) 8.95 | 842
    35. Saturnus Veronika Decides To Die (2006) 8.95 | 389
    36. Ayreon The Human Equation (2004) 8.94 | 828
    37. Nevermore This Godless Endeavor (2005) 8.94 | 979
    38. Emperor Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk (1997) 8.93 | 775
    39. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part II (1988) 8.93 | 1064
    40. Rush 2112 (1976) 8.93 | 505
    41. Anathema Alternative 4 (1998) 8.92 | 820
    42. Anathema Judgement (1999) 8.92 | 861
    43. Crimson Glory Transcendence (1988) 8.92 | 237
    44. Black Sabbath Master Of Reality (1971) 8.91 | 997
    45. Sepultura Arise (1991) 8.91 | 1056
    46. Tiamat Wildhoney (1994) 8.91 | 550
    47. W.A.S.P. The Crimson Idol (1992) 8.91 | 400
    48. Death Human (1991) 8.90 | 1222
    49. The Gathering Mandylion (1995) 8.90 | 481
    50. Wintersun Wintersun (2004) 8.90 | 1498
    51. Blind Guardian Imaginations From The Other Side (1995) 8.89 | 1121
    52. Dark Tranquillity The Gallery (1995) 8.89 | 851
    53. Green Carnation Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness (2001) 8.89 | 418
    54. Porcupine Tree In Absentia (2002) 8.89 | 681
    55. AC/DC Back In Black (1980) 8.89 | 865
    56. Draconian Arcane Rain Fell (2005) 8.89 | 653
    57. Alice In Chains Dirt (1992) 8.89 | 680
    58. Porcupine Tree Fear Of A Blank Planet (2007) 8.89 | 682
    59. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part I (1987) 8.88 | 1038
    60. Katatonia Brave Murder Day (1996) 8.88 | 704
    61. King Diamond Abigail (1987) 8.88 | 588
    62. Mercyful Fate Don't Break The Oath (1984) 8.88 | 509
    63. Orphaned Land Mabool (2004) 8.88 | 642
    64. Running Wild Black Hand Inn (1994) 8.88 | 216
    65. Windir 1184 (2001) 8.88 | 386
    66. Tool Ænima (1996) 8.88 | 871
    67. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin II (1969) 8.88 | 618
    68. Deep Purple In Rock (1970) 8.88 | 425
    69. Septicflesh Communion (2008) 8.88 | 829
    70. Primordial To The Nameless Dead (2007) 8.88 | 543
    71. Be'lakor Stone's Reach (2009) 8.88 | 903
    72. Pain Of Salvation The Perfect Element, Part I (2000) 8.87 | 405
    73. Pain Of Salvation Remedy Lane (2002) 8.87 | 456
    74. At The Gates Slaughter Of The Soul (1995) 8.87 | 939
    75. In Flames The Jester Race (1996) 8.87 | 1219
    76. Immortal At The Heart Of Winter (1999) 8.87 | 827
    77. Iron Maiden Piece Of Mind (1983) 8.87 | 1751
    78. Moonspell Wolfheart (1995) 8.87 | 683
    79. My Dying Bride The Angel And The Dark River (1995) 8.87 | 522
    80. Slayer Seasons In The Abyss (1990) 8.87 | 1431
    81. Estatic Fear A Sombre Dance (1999) 8.87 | 245
    82. Sepultura Beneath The Remains (1989) 8.86 | 895
    83. Mercyful Fate Melissa (1983) 8.86 | 496
    84. Running Wild Death Or Glory (1989) 8.86 | 222
    85. Kamelot The Black Halo (2005) 8.86 | 1060
    86. Rush Hemispheres (1978) 8.86 | 356
    87. Empyrium Songs Of Moors And Misty Fields (1997) 8.86 | 366
    88. Opeth Morningrise (1996) 8.85 | 1286
    89. Paradise Lost Draconian Times (1995) 8.85 | 694
    90. Ensiferum Ensiferum (2001) 8.85 | 1141
    91. Savatage Gutter Ballet (1989) 8.85 | 352
    92. Haggard Eppur Si Muove (2004) 8.85 | 483
    93. Emperor In The Nightside Eclipse (1994) 8.84 | 788
    94. Metallica ...And Justice For All (1988) 8.84 | 2420
    95. Lake Of Tears Forever Autumn (1999) 8.84 | 225
    96. Sanctuary Into The Mirror Black (1990) 8.84 | 205
    97. Van Halen Van Halen (1978) 8.84 | 289
    98. Death Individual Thought Patterns (1993) 8.83 | 1115
    99. Iron Maiden Somewhere In Time (1986) 8.83 | 1623
    100. Sodom Agent Orange (1989) 8.83 | 533
    101. Moonsorrow Kivenkantaja (2003) 8.83 | 600
    102. AC/DC Highway To Hell (1979) 8.83 | 637
    103. Motörhead Ace Of Spades (1980) 8.83 | 657
    104. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin (1969) 8.83 | 612
    105. Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction (1987) 8.83 | 873
    106. Dark Tranquillity Damage Done (2002) 8.82 | 903
    107. Morbid Angel Altars Of Madness (1989) 8.82 | 706
    108. Testament The Legacy (1987) 8.82 | 733
    109. Therion Theli (1996) 8.82 | 577
    110. Arcturus The Sham Mirrors (2002) 8.82 | 587
    111. Porcupine Tree Deadwing (2005) 8.82 | 598
    112. Opeth My Arms, Your Hearse (1998) 8.81 | 1217
    113. Bathory Hammerheart (1990) 8.81 | 529
    114. Blind Guardian Nightfall In Middle-Earth (1998) 8.81 | 1194
    115. Candlemass Epicus Doomicus Metallicus (1986) 8.81 | 489
    116. Gamma Ray Land Of The Free (1995) 8.81 | 563
    117. Motörhead Overkill (1979) 8.81 | 476
    118. Swallow The Sun The Morning Never Came (2003) 8.81 | 507
    119. Gojira From Mars To Sirius (2005) 8.81 | 768
    120. Coroner No More Color (1989) 8.81 | 242
    121. Kyuss Kyuss (1994) 8.81 | 274
    122. Shining V - Halmstad (2007) 8.81 | 364
    123. Saturnus Martyre (2000) 8.81 | 259
    124. Judas Priest Screaming For Vengeance (1982) 8.80 | 975
    125. Savatage Hall Of The Mountain King (1987) 8.80 | 392
    126. Isis Oceanic (2002) 8.80 | 276
    127. Riverside Out Of Myself (2003) 8.80 | 379
    128. Insomnium Above The Weeping World (2006) 8.80 | 734
    129. Pantera Vulgar Display Of Power (1992) 8.79 | 1287
    130. Devin Townsend Ocean Machine: Biomech (1997) 8.79 | 327
    131. Symphony X The Divine Wings Of Tragedy (1997) 8.79 | 688
    132. Moonsorrow Voimasta Ja Kunniasta (2001) 8.79 | 512
    133. Exodus Bonded By Blood (1985) 8.79 | 635
    134. Slumber Fallout (2004) 8.79 | 252
    135. Machine Head The Blackening (2007) 8.79 | 887
    136. Control Denied The Fragile Art Of Existence (1999) 8.79 | 355
    137. Overkill The Years Of Decay (1989) 8.78 | 425
    138. Megadeth Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? (1986) 8.78 | 1527
    139. My Dying Bride Turn Loose The Swans (1993) 8.78 | 497
    140. Mors Principium Est The Unborn (2005) 8.78 | 269
    141. Riverside Second Life Syndrome (2005) 8.78 | 458
    142. Vektor Black Future (2009) 8.78 | 302
    143. Tristania Beyond The Veil (1999) 8.77 | 435
    144. Candlemass Nightfall (1987) 8.77 | 433
    145. My Dying Bride The Dreadful Hours (2001) 8.77 | 458
    146. Windir Likferd (2003) 8.77 | 242
    147. Kamelot Epica (2003) 8.76 | 787
    148. Carcass Heartwork (1993) 8.76 | 850
    149. Ensiferum Iron (2004) 8.76 | 1010
    150. Atheist Unquestionable Presence (1991) 8.76 | 424
    151. Between The Buried And Me Colors (2007) 8.76 | 456
    152. Therion Vovin (1998) 8.75 | 566
    153. Opeth Deliverance (2002) 8.75 | 1523
    154. Amorphis Tales From The Thousand Lakes (1994) 8.75 | 778
    155. Black Sabbath Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (1973) 8.75 | 836
    156. Theatre Of Tragedy Aégis (1998) 8.75 | 332
    157. Testament The Gathering (1999) 8.75 | 705
    158. W.A.S.P. The Headless Children (1989) 8.75 | 281
    159. Windir Arntor (1999) 8.75 | 277
    160. Moonsorrow Verisäkeet (2005) 8.75 | 433
    161. Rainbow Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow (1975) 8.75 | 375
    162. Negură Bunget OM (2006) 8.75 | 306
    163. Whitesnake Whitesnake [1987] (1987) 8.75 | 277
    164. Amon Amarth With Oden On Our Side (2006) 8.75 | 1533
    165. Disillusion Back To Times Of Splendor (2004) 8.75 | 234
    166. Pantera Cowboys From Hell (1990) 8.74 | 1314
    167. Tristania Widow's Weeds (1998) 8.74 | 359
    168. Slayer South Of Heaven (1988) 8.74 | 1285
    169. Agalloch Pale Folklore (1999) 8.74 | 711
    170. Angra Temple Of Shadows (2004) 8.74 | 540
    171. Summoning Let Mortal Heroes Sing Your Fame (2001) 8.74 | 291
    172. Rotting Christ Theogonia (2007) 8.74 | 519
    173. Enslaved Axioma Ethica Odini (2010) 8.74 | 744
    174. Dimmu Borgir Enthrone Darkness Triumphant (1997) 8.73 | 933
    175. Judas Priest Defenders Of The Faith (1984) 8.73 | 775
    176. Kreator Coma Of Souls (1990) 8.73 | 622
    177. Symphony X The Odyssey (2002) 8.73 | 741
    178. Stratovarius Visions (1997) 8.73 | 642
    179. Testament The New Order (1988) 8.73 | 637
    180. Dismember Like An Ever Flowing Stream (1991) 8.73 | 277
    181. Isis Panopticon (2004) 8.73 | 329
    182. Cynic Focus (1993) 8.73 | 571
    183. Equilibrium Sagas (2008) 8.73 | 629
    184. Symphony X Paradise Lost (2007) 8.73 | 947
    185. Mastodon Crack The Skye (2009) 8.73 | 1020
    186. Opeth Damnation (2003) 8.72 | 1659
    187. Anthrax Among The Living (1987) 8.72 | 764
    188. Blind Guardian Somewhere Far Beyond (1992) 8.72 | 887
    189. Bruce Dickinson The Chemical Wedding (1998) 8.72 | 380
    190. Kreator Extreme Aggression (1989) 8.72 | 541
    191. Shape Of Despair Angels Of Distress (2001) 8.72 | 219
    192. Rainbow Long Live Rock 'N' Roll (1978) 8.72 | 341
    193. Bolt Thrower Those Once Loyal (2005) 8.72 | 372
    194. Led Zeppelin Physical Graffiti (1975) 8.72 | 429
    195. Annihilator Alice In Hell (1989) 8.71 | 536
    196. Bathory Blood Fire Death (1988) 8.71 | 508
    197. Theatre Of Tragedy Velvet Darkness They Fear (1996) 8.71 | 309
    198. Masterplan Masterplan (2003) 8.71 | 323
    199. Sonata Arctica Silence (2001) 8.71 | 697
    200. Moonspell Irreligious (1996) 8.71 | 546