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    Top 200 albums

    1. Opeth Blackwater Park (2001) 9.17 | 2329
    2. Metallica Master Of Puppets (1986) 9.17 | 2772
    3. Megadeth Rust In Peace (1990) 9.17 | 2201
    4. Metallica Ride The Lightning (1984) 9.16 | 2549
    5. Iron Maiden The Number Of The Beast (1982) 9.13 | 2042
    6. Agalloch Ashes Against The Grain (2006) 9.11 | 1082
    7. Edge Of Sanity Crimson (1996) 9.10 | 584
    8. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV (1971) 9.10 | 862
    9. Death Symbolic (1995) 9.10 | 1543
    10. Judas Priest Painkiller (1990) 9.09 | 1543
    11. Iron Maiden Powerslave (1984) 9.09 | 1909
    12. Dream Theater Images And Words (1992) 9.08 | 1411
    13. Agalloch The Mantle (2002) 9.08 | 1150
    14. Opeth Still Life (1999) 9.08 | 1524
    15. Queensrÿche Operation: Mindcrime (1988) 9.07 | 730
    16. Death The Sound Of Perseverance (1998) 9.07 | 1443
    17. Black Sabbath Paranoid (1970) 9.06 | 1308
    18. Dream Theater Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A Memory (1999) 9.03 | 1261
    19. Dio Holy Diver (1983) 9.01 | 876
    20. Iron Maiden Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son (1988) 9.01 | 1712
    21. Estatic Fear A Sombre Dance (1999) 9.00 | 219
    22. Black Sabbath Black Sabbath (1970) 9.00 | 1045
    23. Deep Purple Machine Head (1972) 9.00 | 524
    24. Slayer Reign In Blood (1986) 8.99 | 1787
    25. Tool Lateralus (2001) 8.98 | 934
    26. Nevermore Dead Heart, In A Dead World (2000) 8.98 | 763
    27. Opeth Ghost Reveries (2005) 8.97 | 1655
    28. King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) 8.97 | 352
    29. Rainbow Rising (1976) 8.97 | 495
    30. Saturnus Veronika Decides To Die (2006) 8.96 | 347
    31. Nevermore This Godless Endeavor (2005) 8.96 | 903
    32. Anathema Judgement (1999) 8.95 | 786
    33. Ayreon The Human Equation (2004) 8.95 | 778
    34. Summoning Stronghold (1999) 8.93 | 396
    35. Dissection Storm Of The Light's Bane (1995) 8.93 | 754
    36. Green Carnation Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness (2001) 8.93 | 390
    37. Rush Moving Pictures (1981) 8.93 | 510
    38. Anathema Alternative 4 (1998) 8.93 | 755
    39. Black Sabbath Heaven And Hell (1980) 8.92 | 808
    40. Emperor Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk (1997) 8.92 | 706
    41. Primordial To The Nameless Dead (2007) 8.92 | 472
    42. Wintersun Wintersun (2004) 8.91 | 1390
    43. Porcupine Tree Fear Of A Blank Planet (2007) 8.91 | 608
    44. Tiamat Wildhoney (1994) 8.91 | 486
    45. Porcupine Tree In Absentia (2002) 8.91 | 618
    46. Pain Of Salvation The Perfect Element, Part I (2000) 8.90 | 380
    47. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin II (1969) 8.90 | 540
    48. Kyuss Kyuss (1994) 8.90 | 226
    49. Black Sabbath Master Of Reality (1971) 8.89 | 859
    50. Tool Ænima (1996) 8.89 | 768
    51. Draconian Arcane Rain Fell (2005) 8.89 | 599
    52. AC/DC Back In Black (1980) 8.88 | 767
    53. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part II (1988) 8.88 | 963
    54. Be'lakor Stone's Reach (2009) 8.88 | 777
    55. Pain Of Salvation Remedy Lane (2002) 8.88 | 422
    56. My Dying Bride The Angel And The Dark River (1995) 8.87 | 469
    57. Saturnus Martyre (2000) 8.87 | 243
    58. Septicflesh Communion (2008) 8.87 | 738
    59. Orphaned Land Mabool (2004) 8.87 | 607
    60. In Flames The Jester Race (1996) 8.87 | 1096
    61. The Gathering Mandylion (1995) 8.87 | 442
    62. Sepultura Arise (1991) 8.87 | 926
    63. Slumber Fallout (2004) 8.87 | 223
    64. Katatonia Brave Murder Day (1996) 8.87 | 649
    65. Slayer Seasons In The Abyss (1990) 8.86 | 1268
    66. Blind Guardian Imaginations From The Other Side (1995) 8.86 | 1017
    67. Alice In Chains Dirt (1992) 8.86 | 590
    68. Dark Tranquillity The Gallery (1995) 8.86 | 771
    69. Iron Maiden Piece Of Mind (1983) 8.86 | 1549
    70. Rush 2112 (1976) 8.86 | 438
    71. Opeth Morningrise (1996) 8.86 | 1158
    72. Death Human (1991) 8.85 | 1071
    73. Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction (1987) 8.85 | 774
    74. Saturnus Paradise Belongs To You (1996) 8.85 | 200
    75. Lake Of Tears Forever Autumn (1999) 8.85 | 205
    76. AC/DC Highway To Hell (1979) 8.84 | 553
    77. Shining V - Halmstad (2007) 8.84 | 332
    78. Kamelot The Black Halo (2005) 8.84 | 977
    79. Moonspell Wolfheart (1995) 8.84 | 619
    80. Windir 1184 (2001) 8.84 | 348
    81. Sepultura Beneath The Remains (1989) 8.83 | 777
    82. Porcupine Tree Deadwing (2005) 8.83 | 550
    83. Swallow The Sun The Morning Never Came (2003) 8.83 | 452
    84. Riverside Second Life Syndrome (2005) 8.83 | 410
    85. W.A.S.P. The Crimson Idol (1992) 8.83 | 341
    86. At The Gates Slaughter Of The Soul (1995) 8.83 | 823
    87. Haggard Eppur Si Muove (2004) 8.83 | 461
    88. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin (1969) 8.83 | 526
    89. Ensiferum Ensiferum (2001) 8.83 | 1052
    90. Deep Purple In Rock (1970) 8.83 | 359
    91. Paradise Lost Draconian Times (1995) 8.82 | 586
    92. Motörhead Overkill (1979) 8.82 | 403
    93. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part I (1987) 8.82 | 937
    94. Tristania Beyond The Veil (1999) 8.82 | 406
    95. Opeth My Arms, Your Hearse (1998) 8.82 | 1107
    96. King Diamond Abigail (1987) 8.82 | 500
    97. Vektor Black Future (2009) 8.82 | 220
    98. Van Halen Van Halen (1978) 8.82 | 234
    99. Emperor In The Nightside Eclipse (1994) 8.81 | 708
    100. Arcturus The Sham Mirrors (2002) 8.81 | 524
    101. Dark Tranquillity Damage Done (2002) 8.81 | 840
    102. Blind Guardian Nightfall In Middle-Earth (1998) 8.81 | 1073
    103. Disillusion Back To Times Of Splendor (2004) 8.81 | 205
    104. Empyrium Songs Of Moors And Misty Fields (1997) 8.81 | 336
    105. Testament The Legacy (1987) 8.80 | 654
    106. Insomnium Above The Weeping World (2006) 8.80 | 644
    107. Dismember Like An Ever Flowing Stream (1991) 8.80 | 224
    108. Therion Theli (1996) 8.80 | 530
    109. Iron Maiden Somewhere In Time (1986) 8.80 | 1418
    110. Bathory Hammerheart (1990) 8.80 | 464
    111. Metallica ...And Justice For All (1988) 8.80 | 2171
    112. Immortal At The Heart Of Winter (1999) 8.80 | 723
    113. Riverside Out Of Myself (2003) 8.79 | 335
    114. My Dying Bride Turn Loose The Swans (1993) 8.79 | 447
    115. Enslaved Axioma Ethica Odini (2010) 8.79 | 691
    116. Mercyful Fate Don't Break The Oath (1984) 8.79 | 432
    117. Death Individual Thought Patterns (1993) 8.79 | 985
    118. Rush Hemispheres (1978) 8.78 | 305
    119. Judas Priest Screaming For Vengeance (1982) 8.78 | 862
    120. Mercyful Fate Melissa (1983) 8.78 | 427
    121. Megadeth Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? (1986) 8.78 | 1344
    122. Morbid Angel Altars Of Madness (1989) 8.78 | 653
    123. Motörhead Ace Of Spades (1980) 8.78 | 565
    124. Mors Principium Est The Unborn (2005) 8.78 | 209
    125. Moonsorrow Kivenkantaja (2003) 8.77 | 544
    126. Machine Head The Blackening (2007) 8.77 | 759
    127. Candlemass Epicus Doomicus Metallicus (1986) 8.77 | 430
    128. Agalloch Pale Folklore (1999) 8.77 | 632
    129. My Dying Bride The Dreadful Hours (2001) 8.76 | 429
    130. Amorphis Tales From The Thousand Lakes (1994) 8.76 | 672
    131. Led Zeppelin Physical Graffiti (1975) 8.76 | 362
    132. Amon Amarth With Oden On Our Side (2006) 8.76 | 1419
    133. Savatage Hall Of The Mountain King (1987) 8.76 | 333
    134. Pantera Vulgar Display Of Power (1992) 8.76 | 1133
    135. Opeth Deliverance (2002) 8.75 | 1375
    136. Gamma Ray Land Of The Free (1995) 8.75 | 484
    137. Ensiferum Iron (2004) 8.75 | 930
    138. Black Sabbath Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (1973) 8.75 | 720
    139. Gojira From Mars To Sirius (2005) 8.74 | 648
    140. Theatre Of Tragedy Velvet Darkness They Fear (1996) 8.74 | 282
    141. Theatre Of Tragedy Aégis (1998) 8.74 | 302
    142. Tristania Widow's Weeds (1998) 8.74 | 339
    143. Testament The Gathering (1999) 8.74 | 629
    144. Negură Bunget OM (2006) 8.74 | 284
    145. Isis Panopticon (2004) 8.74 | 278
    146. Summoning Let Mortal Heroes Sing Your Fame (2001) 8.74 | 269
    147. Opeth Damnation (2003) 8.74 | 1488
    148. Savatage Gutter Ballet (1989) 8.74 | 305
    149. Symphony X Paradise Lost (2007) 8.73 | 867
    150. Rainbow Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow (1975) 8.73 | 304
    151. Sodom Agent Orange (1989) 8.73 | 459
    152. Windir Likferd (2003) 8.73 | 212
    153. Pantera Cowboys From Hell (1990) 8.73 | 1180
    154. Candlemass Nightfall (1987) 8.73 | 378
    155. Symphony X The Divine Wings Of Tragedy (1997) 8.73 | 612
    156. Therion Vovin (1998) 8.72 | 515
    157. Overkill The Years Of Decay (1989) 8.72 | 350
    158. Primordial The Gathering Wilderness (2005) 8.72 | 264
    159. Kamelot Epica (2003) 8.72 | 716
    160. Carcass Heartwork (1993) 8.72 | 754
    161. Isis Oceanic (2002) 8.72 | 234
    162. The Gathering Nighttime Birds (1997) 8.72 | 305
    163. Slayer South Of Heaven (1988) 8.72 | 1138
    164. Devin Townsend Ocean Machine: Biomech (1997) 8.72 | 281
    165. Rotting Christ Theogonia (2007) 8.72 | 468
    166. Exodus Bonded By Blood (1985) 8.72 | 552
    167. Katatonia The Great Cold Distance (2006) 8.72 | 801
    168. Ozzy Osbourne Blizzard Of Ozz (1980) 8.71 | 536
    169. W.A.S.P. The Headless Children (1989) 8.71 | 233
    170. Cynic Focus (1993) 8.71 | 529
    171. Rainbow Long Live Rock 'N' Roll (1978) 8.71 | 280
    172. Windir Arntor (1999) 8.71 | 248
    173. Moonsorrow Voimasta Ja Kunniasta (2001) 8.71 | 462
    174. Control Denied The Fragile Art Of Existence (1999) 8.71 | 310
    175. Between The Buried And Me Colors (2007) 8.71 | 392
    176. Atheist Unquestionable Presence (1991) 8.70 | 377
    177. Edge Of Sanity Crimson II (2003) 8.70 | 326
    178. Testament The New Order (1988) 8.70 | 560
    179. Empyrium A Wintersunset... (1996) 8.70 | 209
    180. Whitesnake Whitesnake [1987] (1987) 8.70 | 225
    181. Moonspell Irreligious (1996) 8.70 | 489
    182. Judas Priest Defenders Of The Faith (1984) 8.70 | 667
    183. Scorpions Blackout (1982) 8.70 | 233
    184. Symphony X The Odyssey (2002) 8.70 | 685
    185. Dimmu Borgir Enthrone Darkness Triumphant (1997) 8.70 | 851
    186. Bolt Thrower ...For Victory (1994) 8.69 | 206
    187. Equilibrium Sagas (2008) 8.69 | 589
    188. Paradise Lost Icon (1993) 8.69 | 472
    189. Bruce Dickinson The Chemical Wedding (1998) 8.69 | 330
    190. Blind Guardian Somewhere Far Beyond (1992) 8.68 | 805
    191. Enslaved Isa (2004) 8.68 | 412
    192. Stratovarius Visions (1997) 8.68 | 587
    193. Dream Theater Awake (1994) 8.68 | 1022
    194. Dio The Last In Line (1984) 8.68 | 427
    195. In Mourning Shrouded Divine (2008) 8.68 | 358
    196. Eternal Tears Of Sorrow A Virgin And A Whore (2001) 8.68 | 420
    197. Mastodon Crack The Skye (2009) 8.68 | 904
    198. Therion Lemuria (2004) 8.68 | 559
    199. Angra Temple Of Shadows (2004) 8.67 | 484
    200. Avantasia The Metal Opera Part I (2001) 8.67 | 611