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    Top 200 albums

    1. Megadeth Rust In Peace (1990) 9.18 | 2431
    2. Opeth Blackwater Park (2001) 9.18 | 2557
    3. Metallica Ride The Lightning (1984) 9.17 | 2779
    4. Metallica Master Of Puppets (1986) 9.17 | 3018
    5. Death Symbolic (1995) 9.16 | 1707
    6. Iron Maiden The Number Of The Beast (1982) 9.13 | 2240
    7. Judas Priest Painkiller (1990) 9.13 | 1678
    8. Death The Sound Of Perseverance (1998) 9.12 | 1567
    9. Iron Maiden Powerslave (1984) 9.11 | 2100
    10. Agalloch Ashes Against The Grain (2006) 9.11 | 1204
    11. Agalloch The Mantle (2002) 9.10 | 1267
    12. Black Sabbath Paranoid (1970) 9.10 | 1427
    13. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV (1971) 9.10 | 943
    14. Opeth Still Life (1999) 9.08 | 1644
    15. Queensrÿche Operation: Mindcrime (1988) 9.07 | 815
    16. Dream Theater Images And Words (1992) 9.07 | 1535
    17. Edge Of Sanity Crimson (1996) 9.06 | 655
    18. King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) 9.05 | 416
    19. Dream Theater Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A Memory (1999) 9.05 | 1380
    20. Rainbow Rising (1976) 9.05 | 549
    21. Iron Maiden Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son (1988) 9.03 | 1896
    22. Black Sabbath Black Sabbath (1970) 9.02 | 1136
    23. Deep Purple Machine Head (1972) 9.02 | 577
    24. Tool Lateralus (2001) 9.01 | 1026
    25. Dio Holy Diver (1983) 9.00 | 954
    26. Slayer Reign In Blood (1986) 8.99 | 1933
    27. Saturnus Veronika Decides To Die (2006) 8.98 | 380
    28. Rush Moving Pictures (1981) 8.98 | 567
    29. Opeth Ghost Reveries (2005) 8.97 | 1810
    30. Black Sabbath Heaven And Hell (1980) 8.96 | 885
    31. Nevermore Dead Heart In A Dead World (2000) 8.96 | 824
    32. Summoning Stronghold (1999) 8.95 | 439
    33. Ayreon The Human Equation (2004) 8.94 | 817
    34. Nevermore This Godless Endeavor (2005) 8.94 | 960
    35. Dissection Storm Of The Light's Bane (1995) 8.94 | 815
    36. Anathema Judgement (1999) 8.93 | 837
    37. Crimson Glory Transcendence (1988) 8.93 | 229
    38. Emperor Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk (1997) 8.93 | 749
    39. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part II (1988) 8.93 | 1034
    40. Black Sabbath Master Of Reality (1971) 8.93 | 964
    41. Rush 2112 (1976) 8.93 | 489
    42. Anathema Alternative 4 (1998) 8.92 | 799
    43. Green Carnation Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness (2001) 8.92 | 407
    44. W.A.S.P. The Crimson Idol (1992) 8.92 | 389
    45. Wintersun Wintersun (2004) 8.91 | 1472
    46. Death Human (1991) 8.90 | 1187
    47. Tiamat Wildhoney (1994) 8.90 | 532
    48. Draconian Arcane Rain Fell (2005) 8.90 | 641
    49. The Gathering Mandylion (1995) 8.90 | 473
    50. AC/DC Back In Black (1980) 8.89 | 853
    51. Deep Purple In Rock (1970) 8.89 | 402
    52. Alice In Chains Dirt (1992) 8.89 | 661
    53. Septicflesh Communion (2008) 8.89 | 813
    54. Slayer Seasons In The Abyss (1990) 8.88 | 1397
    55. Blind Guardian Imaginations From The Other Side (1995) 8.88 | 1096
    56. Primordial To The Nameless Dead (2007) 8.88 | 531
    57. Estatic Fear A Sombre Dance (1999) 8.88 | 243
    58. Tool Ænima (1996) 8.88 | 839
    59. Katatonia Brave Murder Day (1996) 8.88 | 687
    60. Rush Hemispheres (1978) 8.88 | 345
    61. Orphaned Land Mabool (2004) 8.88 | 636
    62. Sepultura Arise (1991) 8.88 | 1024
    63. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin II (1969) 8.88 | 605
    64. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part I (1987) 8.88 | 1014
    65. Mercyful Fate Don't Break The Oath (1984) 8.88 | 493
    66. Porcupine Tree In Absentia (2002) 8.88 | 670
    67. Mercyful Fate Melissa (1983) 8.87 | 482
    68. Be'lakor Stone's Reach (2009) 8.87 | 852
    69. Immortal At The Heart Of Winter (1999) 8.87 | 811
    70. Saturnus Martyre (2000) 8.87 | 253
    71. King Diamond Abigail (1987) 8.87 | 567
    72. Porcupine Tree Fear Of A Blank Planet (2007) 8.87 | 663
    73. Iron Maiden Piece Of Mind (1983) 8.87 | 1705
    74. Dark Tranquillity The Gallery (1995) 8.87 | 834
    75. Windir 1184 (2001) 8.87 | 376
    76. Empyrium Songs Of Moors And Misty Fields (1997) 8.87 | 359
    77. Paradise Lost Draconian Times (1995) 8.86 | 677
    78. Moonspell Wolfheart (1995) 8.86 | 674
    79. In Flames The Jester Race (1996) 8.86 | 1198
    80. Opeth Morningrise (1996) 8.86 | 1253
    81. My Dying Bride The Angel And The Dark River (1995) 8.86 | 510
    82. Slumber Fallout (2004) 8.86 | 241
    83. Pain Of Salvation The Perfect Element, Part I (2000) 8.86 | 394
    84. At The Gates Slaughter Of The Soul (1995) 8.86 | 921
    85. Kamelot The Black Halo (2005) 8.86 | 1037
    86. Haggard Eppur Si Muove (2004) 8.85 | 478
    87. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin (1969) 8.85 | 598
    88. Death Individual Thought Patterns (1993) 8.85 | 1087
    89. Riverside Out Of Myself (2003) 8.85 | 362
    90. Savatage Gutter Ballet (1989) 8.85 | 338
    91. Sepultura Beneath The Remains (1989) 8.85 | 861
    92. Van Halen Van Halen (1978) 8.84 | 275
    93. Ensiferum Ensiferum (2001) 8.84 | 1117
    94. Bathory Hammerheart (1990) 8.84 | 512
    95. Pain Of Salvation Remedy Lane (2002) 8.84 | 445
    96. Control Denied The Fragile Art Of Existence (1999) 8.83 | 345
    97. Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction (1987) 8.83 | 856
    98. Shining V - Halmstad (2007) 8.83 | 357
    99. Metallica ...And Justice For All (1988) 8.83 | 2358
    100. AC/DC Highway To Hell (1979) 8.83 | 620
    101. Therion Theli (1996) 8.83 | 564
    102. Vektor Black Future (2009) 8.83 | 259
    103. Porcupine Tree Deadwing (2005) 8.82 | 584
    104. Iron Maiden Somewhere In Time (1986) 8.82 | 1572
    105. Arcturus The Sham Mirrors (2002) 8.82 | 579
    106. Motörhead Ace Of Spades (1980) 8.82 | 625
    107. Lake Of Tears Forever Autumn (1999) 8.82 | 220
    108. Dark Tranquillity Damage Done (2002) 8.82 | 892
    109. Emperor In The Nightside Eclipse (1994) 8.82 | 775
    110. Kyuss Kyuss (1994) 8.82 | 262
    111. Running Wild Death Or Glory (1989) 8.82 | 207
    112. Morbid Angel Altars Of Madness (1989) 8.82 | 695
    113. Blind Guardian Nightfall In Middle-Earth (1998) 8.82 | 1167
    114. Opeth My Arms, Your Hearse (1998) 8.81 | 1190
    115. Candlemass Epicus Doomicus Metallicus (1986) 8.81 | 469
    116. Gamma Ray Land Of The Free (1995) 8.81 | 549
    117. Machine Head The Blackening (2007) 8.81 | 861
    118. Swallow The Sun The Morning Never Came (2003) 8.81 | 495
    119. Sodom Agent Orange (1989) 8.81 | 511
    120. Savatage Hall Of The Mountain King (1987) 8.81 | 380
    121. Moonsorrow Kivenkantaja (2003) 8.80 | 574
    122. Motörhead Overkill (1979) 8.80 | 455
    123. Exodus Bonded By Blood (1985) 8.80 | 624
    124. Riverside Second Life Syndrome (2005) 8.80 | 443
    125. Mors Principium Est The Unborn (2005) 8.80 | 262
    126. Coroner No More Color (1989) 8.80 | 230
    127. Judas Priest Screaming For Vengeance (1982) 8.80 | 946
    128. Testament The Legacy (1987) 8.80 | 712
    129. Theatre Of Tragedy Aégis (1998) 8.80 | 322
    130. Gojira From Mars To Sirius (2005) 8.80 | 730
    131. Disillusion Back To Times Of Splendor (2004) 8.79 | 224
    132. Insomnium Above The Weeping World (2006) 8.79 | 713
    133. Devin Townsend Ocean Machine: Biomech (1997) 8.79 | 311
    134. Pantera Vulgar Display Of Power (1992) 8.79 | 1260
    135. Windir Arntor (1999) 8.79 | 267
    136. Candlemass Nightfall (1987) 8.78 | 418
    137. Windir Likferd (2003) 8.78 | 231
    138. My Dying Bride Turn Loose The Swans (1993) 8.78 | 482
    139. W.A.S.P. The Headless Children (1989) 8.78 | 267
    140. Symphony X The Divine Wings Of Tragedy (1997) 8.78 | 672
    141. Black Sabbath Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (1973) 8.77 | 809
    142. Moonsorrow Voimasta Ja Kunniasta (2001) 8.77 | 492
    143. Megadeth Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? (1986) 8.77 | 1478
    144. My Dying Bride The Dreadful Hours (2001) 8.77 | 447
    145. Between The Buried And Me Colors (2007) 8.77 | 443
    146. Tristania Beyond The Veil (1999) 8.77 | 430
    147. Isis Panopticon (2004) 8.77 | 312
    148. Overkill The Years Of Decay (1989) 8.77 | 403
    149. Negură Bunget OM (2006) 8.77 | 301
    150. Rainbow Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow (1975) 8.77 | 348
    151. Isis Oceanic (2002) 8.77 | 263
    152. Tristania Widow's Weeds (1998) 8.76 | 356
    153. Therion Vovin (1998) 8.76 | 551
    154. Kamelot Epica (2003) 8.76 | 770
    155. Amorphis Tales From The Thousand Lakes (1994) 8.76 | 756
    156. Ensiferum Iron (2004) 8.76 | 985
    157. Carcass Heartwork (1993) 8.76 | 832
    158. Enslaved Axioma Ethica Odini (2010) 8.76 | 724
    159. Testament The Gathering (1999) 8.75 | 685
    160. Pantera Cowboys From Hell (1990) 8.75 | 1282
    161. Saturnus Paradise Belongs To You (1996) 8.75 | 216
    162. Slayer South Of Heaven (1988) 8.75 | 1252
    163. Amon Amarth With Oden On Our Side (2006) 8.75 | 1502
    164. Atheist Unquestionable Presence (1991) 8.75 | 411
    165. Whitesnake Whitesnake [1987] (1987) 8.75 | 264
    166. Opeth Deliverance (2002) 8.75 | 1489
    167. Lacrimosa Elodia (1999) 8.75 | 206
    168. Summoning Let Mortal Heroes Sing Your Fame (2001) 8.74 | 287
    169. Kreator Coma Of Souls (1990) 8.74 | 602
    170. Bruce Dickinson The Chemical Wedding (1998) 8.74 | 371
    171. Testament The New Order (1988) 8.74 | 618
    172. Cynic Focus (1993) 8.74 | 564
    173. Scorpions Blackout (1982) 8.74 | 287
    174. Rotting Christ Theogonia (2007) 8.74 | 505
    175. Stratovarius Visions (1997) 8.73 | 633
    176. Led Zeppelin Physical Graffiti (1975) 8.73 | 418
    177. Lost Horizon Awakening The World (2001) 8.73 | 242
    178. Rainbow Long Live Rock 'N' Roll (1978) 8.73 | 324
    179. Bolt Thrower Those Once Loyal (2005) 8.73 | 359
    180. Opeth Damnation (2003) 8.73 | 1620
    181. Symphony X The Odyssey (2002) 8.73 | 730
    182. Agalloch Pale Folklore (1999) 8.73 | 702
    183. Leprous Tall Poppy Syndrome (2009) 8.73 | 229
    184. Angra Temple Of Shadows (2004) 8.73 | 528
    185. Dimmu Borgir Enthrone Darkness Triumphant (1997) 8.73 | 912
    186. Ayreon Into The Electric Castle (1998) 8.73 | 427
    187. Judas Priest Defenders Of The Faith (1984) 8.72 | 754
    188. Kreator Extreme Aggression (1989) 8.72 | 523
    189. Dismember Like An Ever Flowing Stream (1991) 8.72 | 264
    190. Symphony X Paradise Lost (2007) 8.72 | 937
    191. Katatonia The Great Cold Distance (2006) 8.71 | 858
    192. Judas Priest Sad Wings Of Destiny (1976) 8.71 | 655
    193. Blind Guardian Somewhere Far Beyond (1992) 8.71 | 867
    194. Primordial The Gathering Wilderness (2005) 8.71 | 289
    195. Moonsorrow Verisäkeet (2005) 8.71 | 402
    196. Equilibrium Sagas (2008) 8.71 | 607
    197. Suffocation Pierced From Within (1995) 8.71 | 263
    198. Bathory Blood Fire Death (1988) 8.71 | 490
    199. Eternal Tears Of Sorrow A Virgin And A Whore (2001) 8.71 | 441
    200. Edge Of Sanity Crimson II (2003) 8.71 | 345