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    Top 200 albums

    1. Megadeth Rust In Peace (1990) 9.19 | 2316
    2. Opeth Blackwater Park (2001) 9.18 | 2440
    3. Metallica Master Of Puppets (1986) 9.18 | 2904
    4. Metallica Ride The Lightning (1984) 9.18 | 2668
    5. Death Symbolic (1995) 9.15 | 1620
    6. Iron Maiden The Number Of The Beast (1982) 9.13 | 2141
    7. Judas Priest Painkiller (1990) 9.12 | 1620
    8. Agalloch Ashes Against The Grain (2006) 9.11 | 1140
    9. Iron Maiden Powerslave (1984) 9.11 | 2001
    10. Death The Sound Of Perseverance (1998) 9.10 | 1506
    11. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV (1971) 9.10 | 907
    12. Agalloch The Mantle (2002) 9.09 | 1203
    13. Queensrÿche Operation: Mindcrime (1988) 9.09 | 772
    14. Black Sabbath Paranoid (1970) 9.08 | 1369
    15. Opeth Still Life (1999) 9.08 | 1581
    16. Dream Theater Images And Words (1992) 9.07 | 1473
    17. Dream Theater Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A Memory (1999) 9.06 | 1325
    18. Edge Of Sanity Crimson (1996) 9.05 | 620
    19. King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) 9.05 | 389
    20. Rainbow Rising (1976) 9.04 | 520
    21. Deep Purple Machine Head (1972) 9.02 | 547
    22. Dio Holy Diver (1983) 9.02 | 916
    23. Iron Maiden Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son (1988) 9.01 | 1797
    24. Slayer Reign In Blood (1986) 9.00 | 1869
    25. Black Sabbath Black Sabbath (1970) 9.00 | 1089
    26. Tool Lateralus (2001) 8.99 | 982
    27. Opeth Ghost Reveries (2005) 8.97 | 1737
    28. Ayreon The Human Equation (2004) 8.97 | 793
    29. Nevermore Dead Heart, In A Dead World (2000) 8.97 | 796
    30. Rush Moving Pictures (1981) 8.96 | 535
    31. Black Sabbath Heaven And Hell (1980) 8.95 | 852
    32. Saturnus Veronika Decides To Die (2006) 8.94 | 359
    33. Summoning Stronghold (1999) 8.94 | 410
    34. W.A.S.P. The Crimson Idol (1992) 8.93 | 359
    35. Anathema Judgement (1999) 8.93 | 800
    36. Nevermore This Godless Endeavor (2005) 8.93 | 933
    37. Rush 2112 (1976) 8.93 | 460
    38. Dissection Storm Of The Light's Bane (1995) 8.93 | 782
    39. Black Sabbath Master Of Reality (1971) 8.92 | 915
    40. Emperor Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk (1997) 8.92 | 722
    41. Green Carnation Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness (2001) 8.92 | 393
    42. Anathema Alternative 4 (1998) 8.92 | 759
    43. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part II (1988) 8.92 | 993
    44. Estatic Fear A Sombre Dance (1999) 8.91 | 234
    45. Sepultura Arise (1991) 8.90 | 979
    46. AC/DC Back In Black (1980) 8.90 | 820
    47. Porcupine Tree In Absentia (2002) 8.90 | 642
    48. Porcupine Tree Fear Of A Blank Planet (2007) 8.90 | 635
    49. The Gathering Mandylion (1995) 8.90 | 449
    50. Alice In Chains Dirt (1992) 8.90 | 634
    51. Blind Guardian Imaginations From The Other Side (1995) 8.89 | 1059
    52. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin II (1969) 8.89 | 574
    53. Draconian Arcane Rain Fell (2005) 8.89 | 605
    54. Rush Hemispheres (1978) 8.89 | 322
    55. Haggard Eppur Si Muove (2004) 8.89 | 464
    56. Death Human (1991) 8.89 | 1128
    57. Wintersun Wintersun (2004) 8.89 | 1421
    58. Orphaned Land Mabool (2004) 8.89 | 617
    59. Pain Of Salvation Remedy Lane (2002) 8.88 | 425
    60. Deep Purple In Rock (1970) 8.88 | 378
    61. Slayer Seasons In The Abyss (1990) 8.88 | 1337
    62. Tool Ænima (1996) 8.88 | 803
    63. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part I (1987) 8.87 | 971
    64. Kamelot The Black Halo (2005) 8.87 | 1010
    65. In Flames The Jester Race (1996) 8.87 | 1146
    66. Windir 1184 (2001) 8.87 | 358
    67. Pain Of Salvation The Perfect Element, Part I (2000) 8.87 | 386
    68. Primordial To The Nameless Dead (2007) 8.87 | 506
    69. Septicflesh Communion (2008) 8.87 | 787
    70. King Diamond Abigail (1987) 8.87 | 532
    71. Tiamat Wildhoney (1994) 8.87 | 499
    72. Katatonia Brave Murder Day (1996) 8.86 | 657
    73. Empyrium Songs Of Moors And Misty Fields (1997) 8.86 | 340
    74. Sepultura Beneath The Remains (1989) 8.86 | 819
    75. Iron Maiden Piece Of Mind (1983) 8.86 | 1626
    76. Opeth Morningrise (1996) 8.86 | 1205
    77. Mercyful Fate Melissa (1983) 8.86 | 452
    78. Mercyful Fate Don't Break The Oath (1984) 8.86 | 462
    79. Be'lakor Stone's Reach (2009) 8.85 | 806
    80. Moonspell Wolfheart (1995) 8.85 | 639
    81. At The Gates Slaughter Of The Soul (1995) 8.85 | 873
    82. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin (1969) 8.85 | 559
    83. Immortal At The Heart Of Winter (1999) 8.85 | 757
    84. Dark Tranquillity The Gallery (1995) 8.85 | 801
    85. Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction (1987) 8.84 | 817
    86. Van Halen Van Halen (1978) 8.84 | 260
    87. Saturnus Martyre (2000) 8.84 | 243
    88. Savatage Gutter Ballet (1989) 8.84 | 317
    89. Morbid Angel Altars Of Madness (1989) 8.83 | 670
    90. Testament The Legacy (1987) 8.83 | 691
    91. Emperor In The Nightside Eclipse (1994) 8.83 | 735
    92. Sodom Agent Orange (1989) 8.83 | 480
    93. My Dying Bride The Angel And The Dark River (1995) 8.83 | 477
    94. Motörhead Overkill (1979) 8.83 | 424
    95. Paradise Lost Draconian Times (1995) 8.83 | 607
    96. Ensiferum Ensiferum (2001) 8.83 | 1081
    97. Metallica ...And Justice For All (1988) 8.83 | 2277
    98. AC/DC Highway To Hell (1979) 8.83 | 595
    99. Shining V - Halmstad (2007) 8.83 | 336
    100. Therion Theli (1996) 8.83 | 545
    101. Riverside Out Of Myself (2003) 8.83 | 343
    102. Bathory Hammerheart (1990) 8.82 | 486
    103. Blind Guardian Nightfall In Middle-Earth (1998) 8.82 | 1131
    104. Dark Tranquillity Damage Done (2002) 8.82 | 861
    105. Death Individual Thought Patterns (1993) 8.82 | 1038
    106. Motörhead Ace Of Spades (1980) 8.82 | 595
    107. Porcupine Tree Deadwing (2005) 8.82 | 566
    108. Gamma Ray Land Of The Free (1995) 8.82 | 518
    109. Kyuss Kyuss (1994) 8.82 | 248
    110. Opeth My Arms, Your Hearse (1998) 8.81 | 1149
    111. Devin Townsend Ocean Machine: Biomech (1997) 8.81 | 297
    112. Swallow The Sun The Morning Never Came (2003) 8.81 | 456
    113. Iron Maiden Somewhere In Time (1986) 8.81 | 1487
    114. Candlemass Epicus Doomicus Metallicus (1986) 8.81 | 441
    115. Arcturus The Sham Mirrors (2002) 8.81 | 549
    116. Judas Priest Screaming For Vengeance (1982) 8.80 | 903
    117. Control Denied The Fragile Art Of Existence (1999) 8.80 | 328
    118. Slumber Fallout (2004) 8.80 | 231
    119. Moonsorrow Kivenkantaja (2003) 8.80 | 555
    120. Riverside Second Life Syndrome (2005) 8.80 | 424
    121. W.A.S.P. The Headless Children (1989) 8.80 | 255
    122. Savatage Hall Of The Mountain King (1987) 8.79 | 354
    123. Exodus Bonded By Blood (1985) 8.79 | 597
    124. Pantera Vulgar Display Of Power (1992) 8.79 | 1199
    125. Insomnium Above The Weeping World (2006) 8.79 | 680
    126. My Dying Bride Turn Loose The Swans (1993) 8.79 | 454
    127. Machine Head The Blackening (2007) 8.79 | 813
    128. Candlemass Nightfall (1987) 8.78 | 392
    129. Overkill The Years Of Decay (1989) 8.78 | 380
    130. Lake Of Tears Forever Autumn (1999) 8.78 | 213
    131. Vektor Black Future (2009) 8.78 | 236
    132. Mors Principium Est The Unborn (2005) 8.78 | 248
    133. Rainbow Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow (1975) 8.78 | 321
    134. Megadeth Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? (1986) 8.78 | 1405
    135. Symphony X The Divine Wings Of Tragedy (1997) 8.78 | 636
    136. Tristania Beyond The Veil (1999) 8.78 | 415
    137. Gojira From Mars To Sirius (2005) 8.78 | 690
    138. Isis Oceanic (2002) 8.77 | 249
    139. Led Zeppelin Physical Graffiti (1975) 8.77 | 390
    140. Moonsorrow Voimasta Ja Kunniasta (2001) 8.77 | 475
    141. Black Sabbath Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (1973) 8.76 | 768
    142. Windir Arntor (1999) 8.76 | 255
    143. Amon Amarth With Oden On Our Side (2006) 8.76 | 1458
    144. Between The Buried And Me Colors (2007) 8.76 | 414
    145. Testament The Gathering (1999) 8.76 | 668
    146. Whitesnake Whitesnake [1987] (1987) 8.76 | 247
    147. Carcass Heartwork (1993) 8.76 | 795
    148. Coroner No More Color (1989) 8.76 | 214
    149. Pantera Cowboys From Hell (1990) 8.75 | 1230
    150. Ensiferum Iron (2004) 8.75 | 956
    151. Windir Likferd (2003) 8.75 | 223
    152. Cynic Focus (1993) 8.75 | 545
    153. Disillusion Back To Times Of Splendor (2004) 8.75 | 213
    154. Kamelot Epica (2003) 8.75 | 743
    155. Amorphis Tales From The Thousand Lakes (1994) 8.75 | 696
    156. Therion Vovin (1998) 8.74 | 528
    157. Saturnus Paradise Belongs To You (1996) 8.74 | 204
    158. Kreator Coma Of Souls (1990) 8.74 | 575
    159. Negură Bunget OM (2006) 8.74 | 294
    160. Testament The New Order (1988) 8.74 | 599
    161. Judas Priest Defenders Of The Faith (1984) 8.74 | 705
    162. Ozzy Osbourne Blizzard Of Ozz (1980) 8.73 | 568
    163. Symphony X The Odyssey (2002) 8.73 | 697
    164. Slayer South Of Heaven (1988) 8.73 | 1201
    165. Agalloch Pale Folklore (1999) 8.73 | 673
    166. Isis Panopticon (2004) 8.73 | 301
    167. Angra Temple Of Shadows (2004) 8.73 | 508
    168. Bruce Dickinson The Chemical Wedding (1998) 8.73 | 354
    169. Tristania Widow's Weeds (1998) 8.73 | 342
    170. Symphony X Paradise Lost (2007) 8.73 | 892
    171. Opeth Deliverance (2002) 8.73 | 1433
    172. Enslaved Axioma Ethica Odini (2010) 8.73 | 693
    173. Rotting Christ Theogonia (2007) 8.72 | 482
    174. Opeth Damnation (2003) 8.72 | 1558
    175. Dimmu Borgir Enthrone Darkness Triumphant (1997) 8.72 | 873
    176. Kreator Extreme Aggression (1989) 8.72 | 504
    177. Theatre Of Tragedy Aégis (1998) 8.72 | 305
    178. Joe Satriani Surfing With The Alien (1987) 8.72 | 211
    179. Atheist Unquestionable Presence (1991) 8.72 | 394
    180. My Dying Bride The Dreadful Hours (2001) 8.72 | 431
    181. Accept Restless And Wild (1982) 8.72 | 297
    182. Stratovarius Visions (1997) 8.71 | 602
    183. Judas Priest Sad Wings Of Destiny (1976) 8.71 | 612
    184. W.A.S.P. W.A.S.P. (1984) 8.71 | 294
    185. Rainbow Long Live Rock 'N' Roll (1978) 8.71 | 304
    186. Anthrax Among The Living (1987) 8.71 | 690
    187. Avantasia The Metal Opera Part I (2001) 8.71 | 630
    188. Equilibrium Sagas (2008) 8.70 | 600
    189. Devin Townsend Ziltoid The Omniscient (2007) 8.70 | 410
    190. Scorpions Blackout (1982) 8.70 | 266
    191. Diablo Swing Orchestra The Butcher's Ballroom (2006) 8.70 | 444
    192. Eternal Tears Of Sorrow A Virgin And A Whore (2001) 8.70 | 435
    193. Blind Guardian Somewhere Far Beyond (1992) 8.70 | 833
    194. Rush A Farewell To Kings (1977) 8.69 | 280
    195. Dio The Last In Line (1984) 8.69 | 449
    196. Moonspell Irreligious (1996) 8.69 | 503
    197. Immortal Sons Of Northern Darkness (2002) 8.69 | 762
    198. Katatonia The Great Cold Distance (2006) 8.69 | 818
    199. Therion Lemuria (2004) 8.69 | 559
    200. Masterplan Masterplan (2003) 8.69 | 308