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    Top 200 albums

    1. Megadeth Rust In Peace (1990) 9.19 | 2291
    2. Opeth Blackwater Park (2001) 9.18 | 2418
    3. Metallica Master Of Puppets (1986) 9.18 | 2867
    4. Metallica Ride The Lightning (1984) 9.17 | 2636
    5. Death Symbolic (1995) 9.15 | 1593
    6. Iron Maiden The Number Of The Beast (1982) 9.13 | 2111
    7. Judas Priest Painkiller (1990) 9.12 | 1595
    8. Agalloch Ashes Against The Grain (2006) 9.12 | 1118
    9. Death The Sound Of Perseverance (1998) 9.11 | 1490
    10. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV (1971) 9.11 | 897
    11. Iron Maiden Powerslave (1984) 9.10 | 1974
    12. Agalloch The Mantle (2002) 9.10 | 1186
    13. Opeth Still Life (1999) 9.09 | 1569
    14. Queensrÿche Operation: Mindcrime (1988) 9.09 | 762
    15. King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) 9.08 | 374
    16. Black Sabbath Paranoid (1970) 9.08 | 1350
    17. Dream Theater Images And Words (1992) 9.08 | 1458
    18. Edge Of Sanity Crimson (1996) 9.08 | 605
    19. Dream Theater Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A Memory (1999) 9.06 | 1311
    20. Rainbow Rising (1976) 9.04 | 512
    21. Dio Holy Diver (1983) 9.02 | 902
    22. Deep Purple Machine Head (1972) 9.02 | 540
    23. Black Sabbath Black Sabbath (1970) 9.01 | 1075
    24. Iron Maiden Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son (1988) 9.01 | 1770
    25. Tool Lateralus (2001) 9.00 | 966
    26. Slayer Reign In Blood (1986) 9.00 | 1848
    27. Nevermore Dead Heart, In A Dead World (2000) 8.98 | 785
    28. Saturnus Veronika Decides To Die (2006) 8.98 | 353
    29. Ayreon The Human Equation (2004) 8.98 | 787
    30. Opeth Ghost Reveries (2005) 8.97 | 1721
    31. Rush Moving Pictures (1981) 8.97 | 527
    32. Summoning Stronghold (1999) 8.96 | 399
    33. Anathema Judgement (1999) 8.95 | 790
    34. Black Sabbath Heaven And Hell (1980) 8.95 | 842
    35. Estatic Fear A Sombre Dance (1999) 8.95 | 229
    36. Nevermore This Godless Endeavor (2005) 8.94 | 922
    37. Rush 2112 (1976) 8.94 | 452
    38. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part II (1988) 8.93 | 977
    39. Emperor Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk (1997) 8.93 | 719
    40. Anathema Alternative 4 (1998) 8.93 | 754
    41. Dissection Storm Of The Light's Bane (1995) 8.93 | 777
    42. Green Carnation Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness (2001) 8.93 | 390
    43. Porcupine Tree Fear Of A Blank Planet (2007) 8.92 | 624
    44. Alice In Chains Dirt (1992) 8.91 | 622
    45. W.A.S.P. The Crimson Idol (1992) 8.91 | 350
    46. Windir 1184 (2001) 8.91 | 355
    47. Porcupine Tree In Absentia (2002) 8.91 | 636
    48. Sepultura Arise (1991) 8.91 | 955
    49. Black Sabbath Master Of Reality (1971) 8.91 | 902
    50. Orphaned Land Mabool (2004) 8.90 | 613
    51. AC/DC Back In Black (1980) 8.90 | 806
    52. Death Human (1991) 8.90 | 1110
    53. Tool Ænima (1996) 8.90 | 786
    54. Wintersun Wintersun (2004) 8.90 | 1412
    55. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin II (1969) 8.90 | 569
    56. Septicflesh Communion (2008) 8.89 | 777
    57. Slayer Seasons In The Abyss (1990) 8.89 | 1324
    58. Blind Guardian Imaginations From The Other Side (1995) 8.89 | 1049
    59. Haggard Eppur Si Muove (2004) 8.89 | 462
    60. The Gathering Mandylion (1995) 8.89 | 446
    61. Draconian Arcane Rain Fell (2005) 8.89 | 605
    62. Primordial To The Nameless Dead (2007) 8.88 | 494
    63. In Flames The Jester Race (1996) 8.88 | 1135
    64. Deep Purple In Rock (1970) 8.88 | 372
    65. Rush Hemispheres (1978) 8.88 | 311
    66. Tiamat Wildhoney (1994) 8.88 | 492
    67. Pain Of Salvation The Perfect Element, Part I (2000) 8.88 | 381
    68. Be'lakor Stone's Reach (2009) 8.87 | 791
    69. Kyuss Kyuss (1994) 8.87 | 240
    70. Kamelot The Black Halo (2005) 8.87 | 993
    71. Pain Of Salvation Remedy Lane (2002) 8.87 | 423
    72. Saturnus Martyre (2000) 8.87 | 240
    73. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part I (1987) 8.87 | 955
    74. Empyrium Songs Of Moors And Misty Fields (1997) 8.87 | 339
    75. King Diamond Abigail (1987) 8.87 | 527
    76. Iron Maiden Piece Of Mind (1983) 8.86 | 1601
    77. Katatonia Brave Murder Day (1996) 8.86 | 649
    78. Sepultura Beneath The Remains (1989) 8.86 | 802
    79. Dark Tranquillity The Gallery (1995) 8.86 | 791
    80. Opeth Morningrise (1996) 8.86 | 1194
    81. Van Halen Van Halen (1978) 8.86 | 252
    82. Mercyful Fate Melissa (1983) 8.85 | 449
    83. Mercyful Fate Don't Break The Oath (1984) 8.85 | 456
    84. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin (1969) 8.85 | 555
    85. Immortal At The Heart Of Winter (1999) 8.85 | 751
    86. At The Gates Slaughter Of The Soul (1995) 8.85 | 858
    87. AC/DC Highway To Hell (1979) 8.84 | 585
    88. Savatage Gutter Ballet (1989) 8.84 | 310
    89. Slumber Fallout (2004) 8.84 | 227
    90. Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction (1987) 8.84 | 809
    91. Morbid Angel Altars Of Madness (1989) 8.84 | 663
    92. Moonspell Wolfheart (1995) 8.84 | 626
    93. Shining V - Halmstad (2007) 8.84 | 331
    94. Devin Townsend Ocean Machine: Biomech (1997) 8.84 | 294
    95. Paradise Lost Draconian Times (1995) 8.83 | 601
    96. Testament The Legacy (1987) 8.83 | 683
    97. Motörhead Ace Of Spades (1980) 8.83 | 586
    98. Blind Guardian Nightfall In Middle-Earth (1998) 8.83 | 1118
    99. Riverside Out Of Myself (2003) 8.83 | 338
    100. Metallica ...And Justice For All (1988) 8.83 | 2247
    101. Ensiferum Ensiferum (2001) 8.83 | 1072
    102. Coroner No More Color (1989) 8.83 | 208
    103. Swallow The Sun The Morning Never Came (2003) 8.83 | 452
    104. Therion Theli (1996) 8.83 | 535
    105. Motörhead Overkill (1979) 8.83 | 415
    106. Emperor In The Nightside Eclipse (1994) 8.83 | 731
    107. Vektor Black Future (2009) 8.83 | 230
    108. Arcturus The Sham Mirrors (2002) 8.83 | 532
    109. My Dying Bride The Angel And The Dark River (1995) 8.83 | 472
    110. Lake Of Tears Forever Autumn (1999) 8.82 | 211
    111. Porcupine Tree Deadwing (2005) 8.82 | 560
    112. Gamma Ray Land Of The Free (1995) 8.82 | 511
    113. Mors Principium Est The Unborn (2005) 8.82 | 242
    114. Death Individual Thought Patterns (1993) 8.82 | 1026
    115. Dark Tranquillity Damage Done (2002) 8.81 | 861
    116. Windir Arntor (1999) 8.81 | 252
    117. Machine Head The Blackening (2007) 8.81 | 797
    118. Opeth My Arms, Your Hearse (1998) 8.81 | 1139
    119. Bathory Hammerheart (1990) 8.81 | 479
    120. Sodom Agent Orange (1989) 8.81 | 474
    121. Control Denied The Fragile Art Of Existence (1999) 8.80 | 324
    122. Iron Maiden Somewhere In Time (1986) 8.80 | 1466
    123. W.A.S.P. The Headless Children (1989) 8.80 | 242
    124. Riverside Second Life Syndrome (2005) 8.80 | 418
    125. Disillusion Back To Times Of Splendor (2004) 8.80 | 209
    126. Pantera Vulgar Display Of Power (1992) 8.80 | 1180
    127. Tristania Beyond The Veil (1999) 8.80 | 408
    128. Moonsorrow Kivenkantaja (2003) 8.80 | 551
    129. Overkill The Years Of Decay (1989) 8.79 | 369
    130. Candlemass Epicus Doomicus Metallicus (1986) 8.79 | 433
    131. Isis Oceanic (2002) 8.79 | 242
    132. Judas Priest Screaming For Vengeance (1982) 8.79 | 895
    133. Exodus Bonded By Blood (1985) 8.79 | 587
    134. Saturnus Paradise Belongs To You (1996) 8.78 | 202
    135. Windir Likferd (2003) 8.78 | 220
    136. Insomnium Above The Weeping World (2006) 8.78 | 672
    137. Negură Bunget OM (2006) 8.78 | 289
    138. Symphony X The Divine Wings Of Tragedy (1997) 8.78 | 628
    139. Megadeth Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? (1986) 8.78 | 1392
    140. Savatage Hall Of The Mountain King (1987) 8.78 | 348
    141. My Dying Bride Turn Loose The Swans (1993) 8.77 | 453
    142. Led Zeppelin Physical Graffiti (1975) 8.77 | 384
    143. Rainbow Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow (1975) 8.77 | 317
    144. Cynic Focus (1993) 8.77 | 537
    145. Between The Buried And Me Colors (2007) 8.77 | 410
    146. Black Sabbath Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (1973) 8.77 | 757
    147. Moonsorrow Voimasta Ja Kunniasta (2001) 8.77 | 472
    148. Gojira From Mars To Sirius (2005) 8.77 | 684
    149. Candlemass Nightfall (1987) 8.77 | 378
    150. Amon Amarth With Oden On Our Side (2006) 8.76 | 1450
    151. Testament The Gathering (1999) 8.76 | 662
    152. Carcass Heartwork (1993) 8.76 | 783
    153. Accept Restless And Wild (1982) 8.76 | 288
    154. Therion Vovin (1998) 8.76 | 519
    155. Whitesnake Whitesnake [1987] (1987) 8.76 | 246
    156. Amorphis Tales From The Thousand Lakes (1994) 8.76 | 689
    157. Ensiferum Iron (2004) 8.76 | 948
    158. Pantera Cowboys From Hell (1990) 8.76 | 1216
    159. Kamelot Epica (2003) 8.76 | 729
    160. Tristania Widow's Weeds (1998) 8.75 | 337
    161. My Dying Bride The Dreadful Hours (2001) 8.75 | 430
    162. Coroner Mental Vortex (1991) 8.75 | 207
    163. Slayer South Of Heaven (1988) 8.75 | 1186
    164. Enslaved Axioma Ethica Odini (2010) 8.75 | 677
    165. Isis Panopticon (2004) 8.75 | 296
    166. Scorpions Blackout (1982) 8.75 | 252
    167. Theatre Of Tragedy Aégis (1998) 8.75 | 303
    168. Testament The New Order (1988) 8.74 | 588
    169. Symphony X The Odyssey (2002) 8.74 | 693
    170. Dismember Like An Ever Flowing Stream (1991) 8.74 | 238
    171. Opeth Deliverance (2002) 8.74 | 1422
    172. Joe Satriani Surfing With The Alien (1987) 8.74 | 206
    173. Atheist Unquestionable Presence (1991) 8.74 | 386
    174. Rotting Christ Theogonia (2007) 8.74 | 477
    175. Opeth Damnation (2003) 8.74 | 1545
    176. Agalloch Pale Folklore (1999) 8.74 | 662
    177. Bruce Dickinson The Chemical Wedding (1998) 8.74 | 346
    178. Judas Priest Defenders Of The Faith (1984) 8.73 | 689
    179. Kreator Coma Of Souls (1990) 8.73 | 569
    180. Symphony X Paradise Lost (2007) 8.73 | 885
    181. Lost Horizon Awakening The World (2001) 8.73 | 232
    182. Devin Townsend Ziltoid The Omniscient (2007) 8.73 | 408
    183. Angra Temple Of Shadows (2004) 8.72 | 499
    184. Ozzy Osbourne Blizzard Of Ozz (1980) 8.72 | 559
    185. Anthrax Among The Living (1987) 8.72 | 675
    186. Masterplan Masterplan (2003) 8.72 | 302
    187. Savatage Edge Of Thorns (1993) 8.72 | 259
    188. Rainbow Long Live Rock 'N' Roll (1978) 8.72 | 298
    189. Summoning Let Mortal Heroes Sing Your Fame (2001) 8.72 | 264
    190. Theatre Of Tragedy Velvet Darkness They Fear (1996) 8.72 | 287
    191. Dimmu Borgir Enthrone Darkness Triumphant (1997) 8.72 | 869
    192. Diablo Swing Orchestra The Butcher's Ballroom (2006) 8.72 | 438
    193. Eternal Tears Of Sorrow A Virgin And A Whore (2001) 8.71 | 430
    194. Artillery By Inheritance (1990) 8.71 | 270
    195. Avantasia The Metal Opera Part I (2001) 8.71 | 624
    196. Rush A Farewell To Kings (1977) 8.71 | 275
    197. Nine Inch Nails The Downward Spiral (1994) 8.71 | 272
    198. The Gathering Nighttime Birds (1997) 8.71 | 306
    199. Kreator Extreme Aggression (1989) 8.71 | 494
    200. Katatonia The Great Cold Distance (2006) 8.70 | 814