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    Top 200 albums

    1. Megadeth Rust In Peace (1990) 9.19 | 2300
    2. Opeth Blackwater Park (2001) 9.18 | 2427
    3. Metallica Master Of Puppets (1986) 9.18 | 2881
    4. Metallica Ride The Lightning (1984) 9.18 | 2648
    5. Death Symbolic (1995) 9.15 | 1603
    6. Iron Maiden The Number Of The Beast (1982) 9.13 | 2127
    7. Judas Priest Painkiller (1990) 9.12 | 1604
    8. Agalloch Ashes Against The Grain (2006) 9.12 | 1129
    9. Death The Sound Of Perseverance (1998) 9.11 | 1497
    10. Iron Maiden Powerslave (1984) 9.10 | 1990
    11. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV (1971) 9.10 | 906
    12. Queensrÿche Operation: Mindcrime (1988) 9.10 | 766
    13. Agalloch The Mantle (2002) 9.10 | 1197
    14. Edge Of Sanity Crimson (1996) 9.08 | 611
    15. Black Sabbath Paranoid (1970) 9.08 | 1359
    16. King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) 9.08 | 381
    17. Opeth Still Life (1999) 9.08 | 1573
    18. Dream Theater Images And Words (1992) 9.07 | 1466
    19. Dream Theater Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A Memory (1999) 9.06 | 1316
    20. Rainbow Rising (1976) 9.04 | 515
    21. Deep Purple Machine Head (1972) 9.03 | 543
    22. Dio Holy Diver (1983) 9.02 | 906
    23. Iron Maiden Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son (1988) 9.01 | 1782
    24. Black Sabbath Black Sabbath (1970) 9.01 | 1080
    25. Slayer Reign In Blood (1986) 9.00 | 1856
    26. Tool Lateralus (2001) 9.00 | 973
    27. Nevermore Dead Heart, In A Dead World (2000) 8.98 | 788
    28. Ayreon The Human Equation (2004) 8.98 | 787
    29. Saturnus Veronika Decides To Die (2006) 8.97 | 356
    30. Opeth Ghost Reveries (2005) 8.97 | 1730
    31. Rush Moving Pictures (1981) 8.97 | 529
    32. Summoning Stronghold (1999) 8.97 | 402
    33. Black Sabbath Heaven And Hell (1980) 8.95 | 846
    34. Estatic Fear A Sombre Dance (1999) 8.95 | 230
    35. Anathema Judgement (1999) 8.95 | 792
    36. Nevermore This Godless Endeavor (2005) 8.94 | 925
    37. Rush 2112 (1976) 8.94 | 455
    38. Green Carnation Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness (2001) 8.93 | 392
    39. Dissection Storm Of The Light's Bane (1995) 8.93 | 780
    40. Anathema Alternative 4 (1998) 8.93 | 754
    41. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part II (1988) 8.92 | 982
    42. W.A.S.P. The Crimson Idol (1992) 8.92 | 351
    43. Porcupine Tree Fear Of A Blank Planet (2007) 8.92 | 629
    44. Emperor Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk (1997) 8.92 | 720
    45. Porcupine Tree In Absentia (2002) 8.91 | 637
    46. Windir 1184 (2001) 8.91 | 354
    47. Black Sabbath Master Of Reality (1971) 8.91 | 906
    48. Deep Purple In Rock (1970) 8.90 | 375
    49. Tool Ænima (1996) 8.90 | 791
    50. Draconian Arcane Rain Fell (2005) 8.90 | 603
    51. Wintersun Wintersun (2004) 8.90 | 1417
    52. Alice In Chains Dirt (1992) 8.90 | 626
    53. Sepultura Arise (1991) 8.90 | 965
    54. The Gathering Mandylion (1995) 8.89 | 444
    55. Primordial To The Nameless Dead (2007) 8.89 | 497
    56. Slayer Seasons In The Abyss (1990) 8.89 | 1325
    57. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin II (1969) 8.89 | 572
    58. Blind Guardian Imaginations From The Other Side (1995) 8.89 | 1053
    59. AC/DC Back In Black (1980) 8.89 | 812
    60. Haggard Eppur Si Muove (2004) 8.89 | 462
    61. Death Human (1991) 8.89 | 1119
    62. Orphaned Land Mabool (2004) 8.89 | 613
    63. Saturnus Martyre (2000) 8.89 | 241
    64. Tiamat Wildhoney (1994) 8.88 | 493
    65. Pain Of Salvation The Perfect Element, Part I (2000) 8.88 | 383
    66. Pain Of Salvation Remedy Lane (2002) 8.88 | 423
    67. Rush Hemispheres (1978) 8.88 | 313
    68. In Flames The Jester Race (1996) 8.88 | 1137
    69. Septicflesh Communion (2008) 8.88 | 779
    70. Empyrium Songs Of Moors And Misty Fields (1997) 8.87 | 340
    71. Be'lakor Stone's Reach (2009) 8.87 | 796
    72. Katatonia Brave Murder Day (1996) 8.86 | 654
    73. King Diamond Abigail (1987) 8.86 | 529
    74. Iron Maiden Piece Of Mind (1983) 8.86 | 1613
    75. Sepultura Beneath The Remains (1989) 8.86 | 808
    76. Dark Tranquillity The Gallery (1995) 8.86 | 793
    77. Opeth Morningrise (1996) 8.86 | 1199
    78. Mercyful Fate Don't Break The Oath (1984) 8.86 | 455
    79. Kamelot The Black Halo (2005) 8.86 | 998
    80. At The Gates Slaughter Of The Soul (1995) 8.86 | 864
    81. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part I (1987) 8.86 | 960
    82. Slumber Fallout (2004) 8.85 | 228
    83. Moonspell Wolfheart (1995) 8.85 | 632
    84. Immortal At The Heart Of Winter (1999) 8.85 | 752
    85. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin (1969) 8.85 | 558
    86. Mercyful Fate Melissa (1983) 8.85 | 449
    87. Kyuss Kyuss (1994) 8.85 | 243
    88. Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction (1987) 8.84 | 811
    89. My Dying Bride The Angel And The Dark River (1995) 8.84 | 474
    90. AC/DC Highway To Hell (1979) 8.84 | 588
    91. Savatage Gutter Ballet (1989) 8.84 | 312
    92. Vektor Black Future (2009) 8.84 | 232
    93. Van Halen Van Halen (1978) 8.84 | 255
    94. Shining V - Halmstad (2007) 8.83 | 330
    95. Blind Guardian Nightfall In Middle-Earth (1998) 8.83 | 1121
    96. Motörhead Overkill (1979) 8.83 | 417
    97. Testament The Legacy (1987) 8.83 | 689
    98. Emperor In The Nightside Eclipse (1994) 8.83 | 735
    99. Metallica ...And Justice For All (1988) 8.83 | 2257
    100. Ensiferum Ensiferum (2001) 8.83 | 1078
    101. Riverside Out Of Myself (2003) 8.83 | 339
    102. Swallow The Sun The Morning Never Came (2003) 8.83 | 452
    103. Therion Theli (1996) 8.83 | 539
    104. Morbid Angel Altars Of Madness (1989) 8.83 | 664
    105. Lake Of Tears Forever Autumn (1999) 8.82 | 211
    106. Devin Townsend Ocean Machine: Biomech (1997) 8.82 | 296
    107. Death Individual Thought Patterns (1993) 8.82 | 1030
    108. Porcupine Tree Deadwing (2005) 8.82 | 563
    109. Coroner No More Color (1989) 8.82 | 208
    110. Arcturus The Sham Mirrors (2002) 8.82 | 538
    111. Sodom Agent Orange (1989) 8.82 | 476
    112. Motörhead Ace Of Spades (1980) 8.82 | 590
    113. Paradise Lost Draconian Times (1995) 8.82 | 600
    114. Bathory Hammerheart (1990) 8.81 | 480
    115. Gamma Ray Land Of The Free (1995) 8.81 | 516
    116. Mors Principium Est The Unborn (2005) 8.81 | 243
    117. Opeth My Arms, Your Hearse (1998) 8.81 | 1144
    118. Dark Tranquillity Damage Done (2002) 8.81 | 859
    119. Iron Maiden Somewhere In Time (1986) 8.81 | 1475
    120. Machine Head The Blackening (2007) 8.81 | 798
    121. Moonsorrow Kivenkantaja (2003) 8.80 | 555
    122. Candlemass Epicus Doomicus Metallicus (1986) 8.80 | 440
    123. Overkill The Years Of Decay (1989) 8.80 | 369
    124. Control Denied The Fragile Art Of Existence (1999) 8.80 | 323
    125. Riverside Second Life Syndrome (2005) 8.80 | 420
    126. W.A.S.P. The Headless Children (1989) 8.80 | 246
    127. Judas Priest Screaming For Vengeance (1982) 8.80 | 900
    128. Windir Likferd (2003) 8.79 | 221
    129. Exodus Bonded By Blood (1985) 8.79 | 591
    130. Tristania Beyond The Veil (1999) 8.79 | 413
    131. Pantera Vulgar Display Of Power (1992) 8.79 | 1184
    132. Windir Arntor (1999) 8.79 | 255
    133. Candlemass Nightfall (1987) 8.78 | 385
    134. Isis Oceanic (2002) 8.78 | 246
    135. My Dying Bride Turn Loose The Swans (1993) 8.78 | 452
    136. Symphony X The Divine Wings Of Tragedy (1997) 8.78 | 629
    137. Insomnium Above The Weeping World (2006) 8.78 | 674
    138. Savatage Hall Of The Mountain King (1987) 8.78 | 351
    139. Megadeth Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? (1986) 8.78 | 1396
    140. Gojira From Mars To Sirius (2005) 8.78 | 685
    141. Rainbow Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow (1975) 8.78 | 316
    142. Saturnus Paradise Belongs To You (1996) 8.78 | 202
    143. Moonsorrow Voimasta Ja Kunniasta (2001) 8.77 | 473
    144. Disillusion Back To Times Of Splendor (2004) 8.77 | 212
    145. Led Zeppelin Physical Graffiti (1975) 8.77 | 387
    146. Negură Bunget OM (2006) 8.77 | 290
    147. Cynic Focus (1993) 8.77 | 537
    148. Whitesnake Whitesnake [1987] (1987) 8.76 | 247
    149. Pantera Cowboys From Hell (1990) 8.76 | 1218
    150. Between The Buried And Me Colors (2007) 8.76 | 411
    151. Carcass Heartwork (1993) 8.76 | 784
    152. Tristania Widow's Weeds (1998) 8.76 | 339
    153. Amorphis Tales From The Thousand Lakes (1994) 8.76 | 689
    154. Testament The Gathering (1999) 8.76 | 665
    155. Black Sabbath Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (1973) 8.76 | 762
    156. Amon Amarth With Oden On Our Side (2006) 8.76 | 1452
    157. Ensiferum Iron (2004) 8.75 | 953
    158. Isis Panopticon (2004) 8.75 | 298
    159. Coroner Mental Vortex (1991) 8.75 | 206
    160. Scorpions Blackout (1982) 8.75 | 260
    161. Kamelot Epica (2003) 8.75 | 732
    162. My Dying Bride The Dreadful Hours (2001) 8.75 | 429
    163. Therion Vovin (1998) 8.75 | 523
    164. Enslaved Axioma Ethica Odini (2010) 8.75 | 682
    165. Joe Satriani Surfing With The Alien (1987) 8.75 | 208
    166. Theatre Of Tragedy Aégis (1998) 8.75 | 303
    167. Symphony X The Odyssey (2002) 8.74 | 693
    168. Atheist Unquestionable Presence (1991) 8.74 | 387
    169. Accept Restless And Wild (1982) 8.74 | 294
    170. Agalloch Pale Folklore (1999) 8.74 | 666
    171. Rotting Christ Theogonia (2007) 8.74 | 479
    172. Dismember Like An Ever Flowing Stream (1991) 8.74 | 240
    173. Testament The New Order (1988) 8.74 | 593
    174. Kreator Coma Of Souls (1990) 8.74 | 570
    175. Slayer South Of Heaven (1988) 8.74 | 1190
    176. Opeth Damnation (2003) 8.73 | 1549
    177. Ozzy Osbourne Blizzard Of Ozz (1980) 8.73 | 562
    178. Symphony X Paradise Lost (2007) 8.73 | 886
    179. Devin Townsend Ziltoid The Omniscient (2007) 8.73 | 410
    180. Opeth Deliverance (2002) 8.73 | 1427
    181. Judas Priest Defenders Of The Faith (1984) 8.73 | 694
    182. Bruce Dickinson The Chemical Wedding (1998) 8.73 | 348
    183. Rainbow Long Live Rock 'N' Roll (1978) 8.73 | 298
    184. Savatage Edge Of Thorns (1993) 8.72 | 259
    185. Summoning Let Mortal Heroes Sing Your Fame (2001) 8.72 | 263
    186. Theatre Of Tragedy Velvet Darkness They Fear (1996) 8.72 | 287
    187. Angra Temple Of Shadows (2004) 8.72 | 505
    188. Moonspell Irreligious (1996) 8.72 | 500
    189. Dimmu Borgir Enthrone Darkness Triumphant (1997) 8.72 | 872
    190. Masterplan Masterplan (2003) 8.72 | 304
    191. Diablo Swing Orchestra The Butcher's Ballroom (2006) 8.72 | 436
    192. Lost Horizon Awakening The World (2001) 8.72 | 235
    193. Eternal Tears Of Sorrow A Virgin And A Whore (2001) 8.72 | 431
    194. Annihilator Never, Neverland (1990) 8.71 | 377
    195. Equilibrium Sagas (2008) 8.71 | 597
    196. Anthrax Among The Living (1987) 8.71 | 681
    197. Kreator Extreme Aggression (1989) 8.71 | 494
    198. W.A.S.P. W.A.S.P. (1984) 8.71 | 288
    199. Rush A Farewell To Kings (1977) 8.71 | 276
    200. Avantasia The Metal Opera Part I (2001) 8.71 | 625