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    Top 200 albums

    1. Megadeth Rust In Peace (1990) 9.18 | 2151
    2. Metallica Master Of Puppets (1986) 9.17 | 2721
    3. Opeth Blackwater Park (2001) 9.16 | 2272
    4. Metallica Ride The Lightning (1984) 9.16 | 2500
    5. Iron Maiden The Number Of The Beast (1982) 9.12 | 2010
    6. Judas Priest Painkiller (1990) 9.10 | 1514
    7. Agalloch Ashes Against The Grain (2006) 9.10 | 1036
    8. Death Symbolic (1995) 9.10 | 1504
    9. Iron Maiden Powerslave (1984) 9.09 | 1875
    10. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV (1971) 9.09 | 828
    11. Opeth Still Life (1999) 9.09 | 1479
    12. Edge Of Sanity Crimson (1996) 9.09 | 553
    13. Agalloch The Mantle (2002) 9.09 | 1108
    14. Death The Sound Of Perseverance (1998) 9.08 | 1412
    15. Dream Theater Images And Words (1992) 9.07 | 1395
    16. Queensrÿche Operation: Mindcrime (1988) 9.06 | 713
    17. Black Sabbath Paranoid (1970) 9.06 | 1280
    18. Dream Theater Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A Memory (1999) 9.03 | 1236
    19. Estatic Fear A Sombre Dance (1999) 9.01 | 203
    20. Black Sabbath Black Sabbath (1970) 9.01 | 1018
    21. Iron Maiden Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son (1988) 9.01 | 1684
    22. Dio Holy Diver (1983) 9.01 | 845
    23. Slayer Reign In Blood (1986) 9.00 | 1747
    24. Deep Purple Machine Head (1972) 8.99 | 512
    25. Nevermore Dead Heart, In A Dead World (2000) 8.99 | 746
    26. Rainbow Rising (1976) 8.98 | 474
    27. Tool Lateralus (2001) 8.97 | 901
    28. King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) 8.97 | 336
    29. Nevermore This Godless Endeavor (2005) 8.96 | 883
    30. Saturnus Veronika Decides To Die (2006) 8.96 | 333
    31. Opeth Ghost Reveries (2005) 8.96 | 1623
    32. Ayreon The Human Equation (2004) 8.95 | 761
    33. Anathema Judgement (1999) 8.95 | 759
    34. Anathema Alternative 4 (1998) 8.93 | 732
    35. Summoning Stronghold (1999) 8.92 | 387
    36. Rush Moving Pictures (1981) 8.92 | 496
    37. Green Carnation Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness (2001) 8.92 | 380
    38. Dissection Storm Of The Light's Bane (1995) 8.92 | 742
    39. Black Sabbath Heaven And Hell (1980) 8.92 | 791
    40. Pain Of Salvation The Perfect Element, Part I (2000) 8.91 | 373
    41. Emperor Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk (1997) 8.91 | 694
    42. Primordial To The Nameless Dead (2007) 8.91 | 459
    43. Wintersun Wintersun (2004) 8.91 | 1374
    44. Tiamat Wildhoney (1994) 8.90 | 476
    45. Black Sabbath Master Of Reality (1971) 8.90 | 835
    46. Porcupine Tree Fear Of A Blank Planet (2007) 8.90 | 583
    47. Porcupine Tree In Absentia (2002) 8.90 | 602
    48. AC/DC Back In Black (1980) 8.89 | 750
    49. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin II (1969) 8.89 | 515
    50. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part II (1988) 8.89 | 946
    51. Slumber Fallout (2004) 8.88 | 215
    52. Kyuss Kyuss (1994) 8.88 | 213
    53. Tool Ænima (1996) 8.88 | 745
    54. Septicflesh Communion (2008) 8.87 | 691
    55. Be'lakor Stone's Reach (2009) 8.87 | 751
    56. Draconian Arcane Rain Fell (2005) 8.87 | 574
    57. The Gathering Mandylion (1995) 8.87 | 431
    58. In Flames The Jester Race (1996) 8.87 | 1076
    59. Katatonia Brave Murder Day (1996) 8.87 | 630
    60. Alice In Chains Dirt (1992) 8.87 | 572
    61. Pain Of Salvation Remedy Lane (2002) 8.87 | 415
    62. Sepultura Arise (1991) 8.87 | 902
    63. Blind Guardian Imaginations From The Other Side (1995) 8.86 | 997
    64. Dark Tranquillity The Gallery (1995) 8.86 | 756
    65. My Dying Bride The Angel And The Dark River (1995) 8.86 | 455
    66. Rush 2112 (1976) 8.86 | 426
    67. Slayer Seasons In The Abyss (1990) 8.86 | 1244
    68. Iron Maiden Piece Of Mind (1983) 8.86 | 1528
    69. Orphaned Land Mabool (2004) 8.86 | 593
    70. Death Human (1991) 8.86 | 1051
    71. Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction (1987) 8.86 | 749
    72. Windir 1184 (2001) 8.85 | 333
    73. Saturnus Martyre (2000) 8.84 | 234
    74. Haggard Eppur Si Muove (2004) 8.84 | 455
    75. AC/DC Highway To Hell (1979) 8.84 | 541
    76. Ensiferum Ensiferum (2001) 8.84 | 1034
    77. Sepultura Beneath The Remains (1989) 8.84 | 758
    78. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin (1969) 8.84 | 498
    79. Opeth Morningrise (1996) 8.84 | 1134
    80. Motörhead Overkill (1979) 8.83 | 397
    81. Swallow The Sun The Morning Never Came (2003) 8.83 | 442
    82. W.A.S.P. The Crimson Idol (1992) 8.83 | 334
    83. Kamelot The Black Halo (2005) 8.83 | 948
    84. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part I (1987) 8.83 | 918
    85. Paradise Lost Draconian Times (1995) 8.83 | 568
    86. Van Halen Van Halen (1978) 8.83 | 228
    87. King Diamond Abigail (1987) 8.83 | 488
    88. Moonspell Wolfheart (1995) 8.83 | 611
    89. Deep Purple In Rock (1970) 8.83 | 349
    90. At The Gates Slaughter Of The Soul (1995) 8.82 | 804
    91. Opeth My Arms, Your Hearse (1998) 8.82 | 1088
    92. Arcturus The Sham Mirrors (2002) 8.82 | 510
    93. Metallica ...And Justice For All (1988) 8.82 | 2122
    94. Emperor In The Nightside Eclipse (1994) 8.82 | 680
    95. Shining V - Halmstad (2007) 8.81 | 320
    96. Dark Tranquillity Damage Done (2002) 8.81 | 829
    97. Porcupine Tree Deadwing (2005) 8.81 | 530
    98. Empyrium Songs Of Moors And Misty Fields (1997) 8.81 | 319
    99. Tristania Beyond The Veil (1999) 8.81 | 400
    100. Testament The Legacy (1987) 8.81 | 643
    101. Riverside Second Life Syndrome (2005) 8.81 | 401
    102. Vektor Black Future (2009) 8.81 | 211
    103. Blind Guardian Nightfall In Middle-Earth (1998) 8.81 | 1056
    104. Motörhead Ace Of Spades (1980) 8.81 | 555
    105. Iron Maiden Somewhere In Time (1986) 8.80 | 1398
    106. Mercyful Fate Don't Break The Oath (1984) 8.80 | 415
    107. Megadeth Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? (1986) 8.80 | 1311
    108. Insomnium Above The Weeping World (2006) 8.80 | 601
    109. Therion Theli (1996) 8.80 | 521
    110. Moonsorrow Kivenkantaja (2003) 8.79 | 538
    111. Dismember Like An Ever Flowing Stream (1991) 8.79 | 212
    112. Immortal At The Heart Of Winter (1999) 8.79 | 708
    113. Mors Principium Est The Unborn (2005) 8.79 | 203
    114. Riverside Out Of Myself (2003) 8.79 | 326
    115. Led Zeppelin Physical Graffiti (1975) 8.79 | 338
    116. Mercyful Fate Melissa (1983) 8.78 | 417
    117. Judas Priest Screaming For Vengeance (1982) 8.78 | 847
    118. Death Individual Thought Patterns (1993) 8.78 | 968
    119. Morbid Angel Altars Of Madness (1989) 8.78 | 639
    120. Pantera Vulgar Display Of Power (1992) 8.78 | 1103
    121. Machine Head The Blackening (2007) 8.78 | 733
    122. Rush Hemispheres (1978) 8.78 | 293
    123. Agalloch Pale Folklore (1999) 8.77 | 604
    124. Black Sabbath Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (1973) 8.77 | 702
    125. Enslaved Axioma Ethica Odini (2010) 8.77 | 678
    126. Candlemass Epicus Doomicus Metallicus (1986) 8.77 | 423
    127. Bathory Hammerheart (1990) 8.77 | 454
    128. My Dying Bride Turn Loose The Swans (1993) 8.76 | 438
    129. Summoning Let Mortal Heroes Sing Your Fame (2001) 8.76 | 265
    130. Rainbow Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow (1975) 8.76 | 290
    131. Amon Amarth With Oden On Our Side (2006) 8.76 | 1397
    132. Negură Bunget OM (2006) 8.76 | 280
    133. Scorpions Blackout (1982) 8.76 | 226
    134. Ensiferum Iron (2004) 8.76 | 916
    135. Opeth Deliverance (2002) 8.75 | 1353
    136. My Dying Bride The Dreadful Hours (2001) 8.75 | 419
    137. Amorphis Tales From The Thousand Lakes (1994) 8.75 | 659
    138. Gamma Ray Land Of The Free (1995) 8.75 | 473
    139. Exodus Bonded By Blood (1985) 8.75 | 534
    140. Overkill The Years Of Decay (1989) 8.74 | 331
    141. Theatre Of Tragedy Aégis (1998) 8.74 | 295
    142. Theatre Of Tragedy Velvet Darkness They Fear (1996) 8.74 | 283
    143. Tristania Widow's Weeds (1998) 8.74 | 336
    144. Opeth Damnation (2003) 8.74 | 1458
    145. Savatage Hall Of The Mountain King (1987) 8.74 | 323
    146. Testament The Gathering (1999) 8.74 | 616
    147. Ozzy Osbourne Blizzard Of Ozz (1980) 8.74 | 527
    148. Pantera Cowboys From Hell (1990) 8.74 | 1158
    149. Gojira From Mars To Sirius (2005) 8.73 | 633
    150. Savatage Gutter Ballet (1989) 8.73 | 298
    151. Symphony X Paradise Lost (2007) 8.73 | 853
    152. Isis Panopticon (2004) 8.73 | 270
    153. Candlemass Nightfall (1987) 8.73 | 369
    154. Therion Vovin (1998) 8.73 | 506
    155. Sodom Agent Orange (1989) 8.73 | 450
    156. Isis Oceanic (2002) 8.73 | 225
    157. Symphony X The Divine Wings Of Tragedy (1997) 8.73 | 601
    158. Kamelot Epica (2003) 8.72 | 693
    159. The Gathering Nighttime Birds (1997) 8.72 | 294
    160. W.A.S.P. The Headless Children (1989) 8.72 | 225
    161. Rotting Christ Theogonia (2007) 8.72 | 456
    162. Windir Likferd (2003) 8.72 | 208
    163. Slayer South Of Heaven (1988) 8.72 | 1115
    164. Windir Arntor (1999) 8.72 | 239
    165. Devin Townsend Ocean Machine: Biomech (1997) 8.72 | 272
    166. Symphony X The Odyssey (2002) 8.72 | 671
    167. Control Denied The Fragile Art Of Existence (1999) 8.71 | 302
    168. Primordial The Gathering Wilderness (2005) 8.71 | 254
    169. Edge Of Sanity Crimson II (2003) 8.71 | 305
    170. Judas Priest Defenders Of The Faith (1984) 8.71 | 650
    171. Whitesnake Whitesnake [1987] (1987) 8.71 | 222
    172. Katatonia The Great Cold Distance (2006) 8.71 | 781
    173. Testament The New Order (1988) 8.71 | 555
    174. Cynic Focus (1993) 8.70 | 512
    175. Carcass Heartwork (1993) 8.70 | 734
    176. Moonsorrow Voimasta Ja Kunniasta (2001) 8.70 | 457
    177. Therion Lemuria (2004) 8.70 | 550
    178. Moonspell Irreligious (1996) 8.70 | 480
    179. Atheist Unquestionable Presence (1991) 8.70 | 367
    180. Eternal Tears Of Sorrow A Virgin And A Whore (2001) 8.69 | 414
    181. Kreator Coma Of Souls (1990) 8.69 | 528
    182. Bolt Thrower ...For Victory (1994) 8.69 | 204
    183. Kreator Extreme Aggression (1989) 8.69 | 454
    184. Equilibrium Sagas (2008) 8.69 | 574
    185. Bruce Dickinson The Chemical Wedding (1998) 8.69 | 326
    186. Paradise Lost Icon (1993) 8.69 | 457
    187. Dimmu Borgir Enthrone Darkness Triumphant (1997) 8.69 | 834
    188. Blind Guardian Somewhere Far Beyond (1992) 8.69 | 787
    189. Dream Theater Awake (1994) 8.69 | 1006
    190. Stratovarius Visions (1997) 8.68 | 576
    191. Rainbow Long Live Rock 'N' Roll (1978) 8.68 | 271
    192. Angra Temple Of Shadows (2004) 8.68 | 477
    193. Enslaved Below The Lights (2003) 8.68 | 299
    194. In Mourning Shrouded Divine (2008) 8.68 | 343
    195. Satyricon Nemesis Divina (1996) 8.67 | 433
    196. Edguy Mandrake (2001) 8.67 | 370
    197. Between The Buried And Me Colors (2007) 8.67 | 373
    198. Iron Maiden Brave New World (2000) 8.67 | 1380
    199. Immortal Sons Of Northern Darkness (2002) 8.67 | 726
    200. Avantasia The Metal Opera Part I (2001) 8.67 | 600