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    Top 200 albums

    1. Megadeth Rust In Peace (1990) 9.19 | 2340
    2. Opeth Blackwater Park (2001) 9.18 | 2463
    3. Metallica Master Of Puppets (1986) 9.17 | 2932
    4. Metallica Ride The Lightning (1984) 9.17 | 2692
    5. Death Symbolic (1995) 9.16 | 1637
    6. Iron Maiden The Number Of The Beast (1982) 9.13 | 2169
    7. Judas Priest Painkiller (1990) 9.13 | 1633
    8. Agalloch Ashes Against The Grain (2006) 9.12 | 1154
    9. Agalloch The Mantle (2002) 9.11 | 1217
    10. Death The Sound Of Perseverance (1998) 9.11 | 1522
    11. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV (1971) 9.10 | 919
    12. Iron Maiden Powerslave (1984) 9.10 | 2029
    13. Black Sabbath Paranoid (1970) 9.09 | 1380
    14. Queensrÿche Operation: Mindcrime (1988) 9.09 | 780
    15. King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) 9.08 | 397
    16. Opeth Still Life (1999) 9.07 | 1597
    17. Edge Of Sanity Crimson (1996) 9.07 | 621
    18. Dream Theater Images And Words (1992) 9.07 | 1485
    19. Dream Theater Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A Memory (1999) 9.05 | 1335
    20. Rainbow Rising (1976) 9.04 | 527
    21. Deep Purple Machine Head (1972) 9.02 | 555
    22. Iron Maiden Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son (1988) 9.02 | 1818
    23. Dio Holy Diver (1983) 9.01 | 926
    24. Black Sabbath Black Sabbath (1970) 9.01 | 1099
    25. Tool Lateralus (2001) 9.00 | 993
    26. Rush Moving Pictures (1981) 8.99 | 543
    27. Slayer Reign In Blood (1986) 8.99 | 1880
    28. Crimson Glory Transcendence (1988) 8.99 | 203
    29. Opeth Ghost Reveries (2005) 8.97 | 1755
    30. Ayreon The Human Equation (2004) 8.97 | 798
    31. Nevermore Dead Heart In A Dead World (2000) 8.97 | 801
    32. Saturnus Veronika Decides To Die (2006) 8.97 | 364
    33. Summoning Stronghold (1999) 8.96 | 418
    34. Rush 2112 (1976) 8.96 | 467
    35. Black Sabbath Heaven And Hell (1980) 8.95 | 856
    36. Dissection Storm Of The Light's Bane (1995) 8.94 | 787
    37. Nevermore This Godless Endeavor (2005) 8.94 | 937
    38. W.A.S.P. The Crimson Idol (1992) 8.94 | 370
    39. Anathema Judgement (1999) 8.94 | 811
    40. Anathema Alternative 4 (1998) 8.93 | 770
    41. Estatic Fear A Sombre Dance (1999) 8.93 | 237
    42. Black Sabbath Master Of Reality (1971) 8.92 | 925
    43. Green Carnation Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness (2001) 8.92 | 398
    44. Emperor Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk (1997) 8.92 | 727
    45. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part II (1988) 8.92 | 1000
    46. Wintersun Wintersun (2004) 8.91 | 1433
    47. AC/DC Back In Black (1980) 8.90 | 826
    48. Porcupine Tree Fear Of A Blank Planet (2007) 8.90 | 645
    49. Orphaned Land Mabool (2004) 8.90 | 620
    50. Alice In Chains Dirt (1992) 8.90 | 634
    51. Rush Hemispheres (1978) 8.90 | 329
    52. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin II (1969) 8.90 | 586
    53. Porcupine Tree In Absentia (2002) 8.90 | 650
    54. Draconian Arcane Rain Fell (2005) 8.90 | 612
    55. Tool Ænima (1996) 8.90 | 809
    56. The Gathering Mandylion (1995) 8.90 | 456
    57. Saturnus Martyre (2000) 8.89 | 245
    58. Windir 1184 (2001) 8.89 | 361
    59. Primordial To The Nameless Dead (2007) 8.89 | 507
    60. Death Human (1991) 8.89 | 1138
    61. Blind Guardian Imaginations From The Other Side (1995) 8.89 | 1064
    62. Sepultura Arise (1991) 8.89 | 985
    63. Haggard Eppur Si Muove (2004) 8.89 | 467
    64. Deep Purple In Rock (1970) 8.89 | 385
    65. Pain Of Salvation Remedy Lane (2002) 8.89 | 429
    66. Septicflesh Communion (2008) 8.88 | 791
    67. Tiamat Wildhoney (1994) 8.88 | 504
    68. Slayer Seasons In The Abyss (1990) 8.88 | 1348
    69. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part I (1987) 8.87 | 977
    70. Pain Of Salvation The Perfect Element, Part I (2000) 8.87 | 389
    71. In Flames The Jester Race (1996) 8.87 | 1156
    72. Katatonia Brave Murder Day (1996) 8.87 | 666
    73. Iron Maiden Piece Of Mind (1983) 8.86 | 1645
    74. Mercyful Fate Melissa (1983) 8.86 | 460
    75. Mercyful Fate Don't Break The Oath (1984) 8.86 | 470
    76. King Diamond Abigail (1987) 8.86 | 539
    77. Kamelot The Black Halo (2005) 8.86 | 1017
    78. Dark Tranquillity The Gallery (1995) 8.86 | 808
    79. Opeth Morningrise (1996) 8.86 | 1219
    80. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin (1969) 8.86 | 574
    81. Sepultura Beneath The Remains (1989) 8.86 | 824
    82. Empyrium Songs Of Moors And Misty Fields (1997) 8.86 | 343
    83. Slumber Fallout (2004) 8.85 | 232
    84. Be'lakor Stone's Reach (2009) 8.85 | 812
    85. At The Gates Slaughter Of The Soul (1995) 8.85 | 886
    86. Savatage Gutter Ballet (1989) 8.85 | 322
    87. Kyuss Kyuss (1994) 8.85 | 251
    88. Immortal At The Heart Of Winter (1999) 8.85 | 769
    89. Moonspell Wolfheart (1995) 8.85 | 647
    90. Therion Theli (1996) 8.84 | 546
    91. Paradise Lost Draconian Times (1995) 8.84 | 624
    92. Van Halen Van Halen (1978) 8.84 | 261
    93. Riverside Out Of Myself (2003) 8.84 | 347
    94. AC/DC Highway To Hell (1979) 8.84 | 599
    95. My Dying Bride The Angel And The Dark River (1995) 8.84 | 481
    96. Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction (1987) 8.84 | 825
    97. Motörhead Overkill (1979) 8.83 | 428
    98. Lake Of Tears Forever Autumn (1999) 8.83 | 212
    99. Shining V - Halmstad (2007) 8.83 | 339
    100. Metallica ...And Justice For All (1988) 8.83 | 2292
    101. Morbid Angel Altars Of Madness (1989) 8.83 | 678
    102. Death Individual Thought Patterns (1993) 8.83 | 1049
    103. Porcupine Tree Deadwing (2005) 8.83 | 572
    104. Testament The Legacy (1987) 8.83 | 694
    105. Ensiferum Ensiferum (2001) 8.83 | 1088
    106. Devin Townsend Ocean Machine: Biomech (1997) 8.83 | 300
    107. Dark Tranquillity Damage Done (2002) 8.82 | 864
    108. Swallow The Sun The Morning Never Came (2003) 8.82 | 462
    109. Motörhead Ace Of Spades (1980) 8.82 | 601
    110. Candlemass Epicus Doomicus Metallicus (1986) 8.82 | 446
    111. Emperor In The Nightside Eclipse (1994) 8.82 | 744
    112. Mors Principium Est The Unborn (2005) 8.82 | 249
    113. Gamma Ray Land Of The Free (1995) 8.81 | 524
    114. Iron Maiden Somewhere In Time (1986) 8.81 | 1512
    115. Coroner No More Color (1989) 8.81 | 216
    116. Isis Oceanic (2002) 8.81 | 252
    117. Opeth My Arms, Your Hearse (1998) 8.81 | 1158
    118. Control Denied The Fragile Art Of Existence (1999) 8.81 | 333
    119. Arcturus The Sham Mirrors (2002) 8.81 | 558
    120. Blind Guardian Nightfall In Middle-Earth (1998) 8.81 | 1136
    121. Sodom Agent Orange (1989) 8.81 | 486
    122. Riverside Second Life Syndrome (2005) 8.80 | 430
    123. Moonsorrow Kivenkantaja (2003) 8.80 | 558
    124. Machine Head The Blackening (2007) 8.80 | 821
    125. Exodus Bonded By Blood (1985) 8.80 | 605
    126. Vektor Black Future (2009) 8.80 | 241
    127. Savatage Hall Of The Mountain King (1987) 8.80 | 361
    128. Windir Arntor (1999) 8.80 | 257
    129. My Dying Bride Turn Loose The Swans (1993) 8.80 | 457
    130. Judas Priest Screaming For Vengeance (1982) 8.80 | 909
    131. Symphony X The Divine Wings Of Tragedy (1997) 8.80 | 650
    132. Insomnium Above The Weeping World (2006) 8.79 | 688
    133. Bathory Hammerheart (1990) 8.79 | 489
    134. Disillusion Back To Times Of Splendor (2004) 8.79 | 214
    135. Pantera Vulgar Display Of Power (1992) 8.79 | 1206
    136. Windir Likferd (2003) 8.79 | 224
    137. W.A.S.P. The Headless Children (1989) 8.79 | 258
    138. Amorphis Tales From The Thousand Lakes (1994) 8.78 | 702
    139. Megadeth Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? (1986) 8.78 | 1417
    140. Gojira From Mars To Sirius (2005) 8.78 | 698
    141. Rainbow Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow (1975) 8.78 | 329
    142. Saturnus Paradise Belongs To You (1996) 8.77 | 206
    143. Candlemass Nightfall (1987) 8.77 | 395
    144. Tristania Beyond The Veil (1999) 8.77 | 420
    145. Moonsorrow Voimasta Ja Kunniasta (2001) 8.77 | 477
    146. Negură Bunget OM (2006) 8.77 | 297
    147. Led Zeppelin Physical Graffiti (1975) 8.77 | 400
    148. Overkill The Years Of Decay (1989) 8.77 | 387
    149. Isis Panopticon (2004) 8.77 | 303
    150. Black Sabbath Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (1973) 8.77 | 775
    151. Testament The Gathering (1999) 8.76 | 670
    152. Whitesnake Whitesnake [1987] (1987) 8.76 | 253
    153. Cynic Focus (1993) 8.76 | 545
    154. Joe Satriani Surfing With The Alien (1987) 8.76 | 213
    155. Theatre Of Tragedy Aégis (1998) 8.76 | 306
    156. Carcass Heartwork (1993) 8.76 | 801
    157. Kamelot Epica (2003) 8.76 | 753
    158. Amon Amarth With Oden On Our Side (2006) 8.76 | 1467
    159. Between The Buried And Me Colors (2007) 8.76 | 420
    160. Pantera Cowboys From Hell (1990) 8.75 | 1240
    161. Enslaved Axioma Ethica Odini (2010) 8.75 | 695
    162. Ensiferum Iron (2004) 8.75 | 966
    163. Therion Vovin (1998) 8.75 | 533
    164. My Dying Bride The Dreadful Hours (2001) 8.75 | 434
    165. Accept Restless And Wild (1982) 8.74 | 300
    166. Rainbow Long Live Rock 'N' Roll (1978) 8.74 | 306
    167. Shape Of Despair Angels Of Distress (2001) 8.74 | 206
    168. Atheist Unquestionable Presence (1991) 8.74 | 395
    169. Opeth Deliverance (2002) 8.74 | 1441
    170. Agalloch Pale Folklore (1999) 8.74 | 677
    171. Symphony X The Odyssey (2002) 8.74 | 709
    172. Tristania Widow's Weeds (1998) 8.74 | 345
    173. Rotting Christ Theogonia (2007) 8.74 | 484
    174. Testament The New Order (1988) 8.74 | 604
    175. Opeth Damnation (2003) 8.73 | 1571
    176. Rush A Farewell To Kings (1977) 8.73 | 286
    177. Kreator Extreme Aggression (1989) 8.73 | 508
    178. Leprous Tall Poppy Syndrome (2009) 8.73 | 213
    179. Dismember Like An Ever Flowing Stream (1991) 8.73 | 246
    180. Symphony X Paradise Lost (2007) 8.73 | 902
    181. Judas Priest Defenders Of The Faith (1984) 8.73 | 719
    182. Slayer South Of Heaven (1988) 8.73 | 1209
    183. Devin Townsend Ziltoid The Omniscient (2007) 8.73 | 411
    184. Angra Temple Of Shadows (2004) 8.73 | 510
    185. Scorpions Blackout (1982) 8.73 | 275
    186. Dimmu Borgir Enthrone Darkness Triumphant (1997) 8.73 | 880
    187. Ozzy Osbourne Blizzard Of Ozz (1980) 8.72 | 572
    188. Judas Priest Sad Wings Of Destiny (1976) 8.72 | 623
    189. Kreator Coma Of Souls (1990) 8.72 | 582
    190. Bolt Thrower Those Once Loyal (2005) 8.72 | 342
    191. Bruce Dickinson The Chemical Wedding (1998) 8.72 | 355
    192. Anthrax Among The Living (1987) 8.72 | 694
    193. Savatage Edge Of Thorns (1993) 8.71 | 267
    194. W.A.S.P. W.A.S.P. (1984) 8.71 | 301
    195. Stratovarius Visions (1997) 8.71 | 604
    196. Katatonia The Great Cold Distance (2006) 8.71 | 830
    197. Avantasia The Metal Opera Part I (2001) 8.71 | 632
    198. Summoning Let Mortal Heroes Sing Your Fame (2001) 8.71 | 273
    199. Lost Horizon Awakening The World (2001) 8.71 | 241
    200. Theatre Of Tragedy Velvet Darkness They Fear (1996) 8.71 | 291