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    Top 200 albums

    1. Megadeth Rust In Peace (1990) 9.19 | 2314
    2. Opeth Blackwater Park (2001) 9.19 | 2437
    3. Metallica Master Of Puppets (1986) 9.18 | 2896
    4. Metallica Ride The Lightning (1984) 9.18 | 2663
    5. Death Symbolic (1995) 9.15 | 1616
    6. Iron Maiden The Number Of The Beast (1982) 9.13 | 2135
    7. Judas Priest Painkiller (1990) 9.12 | 1613
    8. Agalloch Ashes Against The Grain (2006) 9.12 | 1136
    9. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV (1971) 9.11 | 907
    10. Iron Maiden Powerslave (1984) 9.11 | 1998
    11. Death The Sound Of Perseverance (1998) 9.11 | 1504
    12. Agalloch The Mantle (2002) 9.09 | 1203
    13. Black Sabbath Paranoid (1970) 9.09 | 1369
    14. Queensrÿche Operation: Mindcrime (1988) 9.09 | 771
    15. Opeth Still Life (1999) 9.08 | 1582
    16. King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) 9.07 | 388
    17. Edge Of Sanity Crimson (1996) 9.07 | 616
    18. Dream Theater Images And Words (1992) 9.07 | 1470
    19. Dream Theater Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A Memory (1999) 9.06 | 1321
    20. Deep Purple Machine Head (1972) 9.03 | 547
    21. Rainbow Rising (1976) 9.03 | 519
    22. Dio Holy Diver (1983) 9.02 | 915
    23. Black Sabbath Black Sabbath (1970) 9.01 | 1086
    24. Iron Maiden Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son (1988) 9.01 | 1792
    25. Slayer Reign In Blood (1986) 9.00 | 1865
    26. Tool Lateralus (2001) 9.00 | 978
    27. Rush Moving Pictures (1981) 8.98 | 534
    28. Nevermore Dead Heart, In A Dead World (2000) 8.98 | 794
    29. Summoning Stronghold (1999) 8.97 | 407
    30. Ayreon The Human Equation (2004) 8.97 | 792
    31. Opeth Ghost Reveries (2005) 8.97 | 1737
    32. Saturnus Veronika Decides To Die (2006) 8.96 | 358
    33. Black Sabbath Heaven And Hell (1980) 8.95 | 848
    34. Rush 2112 (1976) 8.95 | 460
    35. Anathema Judgement (1999) 8.95 | 797
    36. Estatic Fear A Sombre Dance (1999) 8.94 | 232
    37. Nevermore This Godless Endeavor (2005) 8.94 | 933
    38. Green Carnation Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness (2001) 8.93 | 393
    39. Anathema Alternative 4 (1998) 8.93 | 756
    40. Dissection Storm Of The Light's Bane (1995) 8.93 | 781
    41. W.A.S.P. The Crimson Idol (1992) 8.92 | 356
    42. Emperor Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk (1997) 8.92 | 722
    43. Black Sabbath Master Of Reality (1971) 8.92 | 914
    44. Porcupine Tree Fear Of A Blank Planet (2007) 8.91 | 633
    45. Porcupine Tree In Absentia (2002) 8.91 | 639
    46. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part II (1988) 8.91 | 986
    47. Deep Purple In Rock (1970) 8.90 | 378
    48. The Gathering Mandylion (1995) 8.90 | 449
    49. Alice In Chains Dirt (1992) 8.90 | 631
    50. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin II (1969) 8.90 | 575
    51. Draconian Arcane Rain Fell (2005) 8.90 | 605
    52. Sepultura Arise (1991) 8.90 | 979
    53. Wintersun Wintersun (2004) 8.90 | 1420
    54. Tool Ænima (1996) 8.89 | 799
    55. Rush Hemispheres (1978) 8.89 | 320
    56. Blind Guardian Imaginations From The Other Side (1995) 8.89 | 1056
    57. Windir 1184 (2001) 8.89 | 356
    58. Primordial To The Nameless Dead (2007) 8.89 | 504
    59. Haggard Eppur Si Muove (2004) 8.89 | 464
    60. AC/DC Back In Black (1980) 8.89 | 817
    61. Death Human (1991) 8.89 | 1124
    62. Orphaned Land Mabool (2004) 8.89 | 617
    63. Slayer Seasons In The Abyss (1990) 8.88 | 1334
    64. Saturnus Martyre (2000) 8.88 | 242
    65. Pain Of Salvation Remedy Lane (2002) 8.88 | 424
    66. Septicflesh Communion (2008) 8.88 | 786
    67. Pain Of Salvation The Perfect Element, Part I (2000) 8.87 | 385
    68. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part I (1987) 8.87 | 965
    69. Kamelot The Black Halo (2005) 8.87 | 1002
    70. Tiamat Wildhoney (1994) 8.87 | 498
    71. In Flames The Jester Race (1996) 8.87 | 1145
    72. Katatonia Brave Murder Day (1996) 8.86 | 657
    73. Mercyful Fate Don't Break The Oath (1984) 8.86 | 461
    74. Empyrium Songs Of Moors And Misty Fields (1997) 8.86 | 340
    75. Be'lakor Stone's Reach (2009) 8.86 | 802
    76. Sepultura Beneath The Remains (1989) 8.86 | 819
    77. King Diamond Abigail (1987) 8.86 | 532
    78. Opeth Morningrise (1996) 8.86 | 1204
    79. Iron Maiden Piece Of Mind (1983) 8.86 | 1622
    80. Kyuss Kyuss (1994) 8.85 | 246
    81. Dark Tranquillity The Gallery (1995) 8.85 | 799
    82. Mercyful Fate Melissa (1983) 8.85 | 451
    83. Immortal At The Heart Of Winter (1999) 8.85 | 753
    84. At The Gates Slaughter Of The Soul (1995) 8.85 | 871
    85. Moonspell Wolfheart (1995) 8.85 | 637
    86. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin (1969) 8.85 | 561
    87. Savatage Gutter Ballet (1989) 8.84 | 315
    88. Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction (1987) 8.84 | 816
    89. AC/DC Highway To Hell (1979) 8.84 | 592
    90. Morbid Angel Altars Of Madness (1989) 8.83 | 670
    91. My Dying Bride The Angel And The Dark River (1995) 8.83 | 478
    92. Emperor In The Nightside Eclipse (1994) 8.83 | 734
    93. Metallica ...And Justice For All (1988) 8.83 | 2271
    94. Testament The Legacy (1987) 8.83 | 690
    95. Therion Theli (1996) 8.83 | 543
    96. Motörhead Overkill (1979) 8.83 | 421
    97. Ensiferum Ensiferum (2001) 8.83 | 1079
    98. Riverside Out Of Myself (2003) 8.83 | 342
    99. Shining V - Halmstad (2007) 8.83 | 334
    100. Slumber Fallout (2004) 8.83 | 230
    101. Van Halen Van Halen (1978) 8.83 | 259
    102. Coroner No More Color (1989) 8.82 | 211
    103. Arcturus The Sham Mirrors (2002) 8.82 | 546
    104. Motörhead Ace Of Spades (1980) 8.82 | 593
    105. Death Individual Thought Patterns (1993) 8.82 | 1034
    106. Porcupine Tree Deadwing (2005) 8.82 | 564
    107. Blind Guardian Nightfall In Middle-Earth (1998) 8.82 | 1127
    108. Sodom Agent Orange (1989) 8.82 | 480
    109. Paradise Lost Draconian Times (1995) 8.82 | 604
    110. Lake Of Tears Forever Autumn (1999) 8.82 | 211
    111. Dark Tranquillity Damage Done (2002) 8.81 | 859
    112. Moonsorrow Kivenkantaja (2003) 8.81 | 554
    113. Mors Principium Est The Unborn (2005) 8.81 | 243
    114. Swallow The Sun The Morning Never Came (2003) 8.81 | 455
    115. Vektor Black Future (2009) 8.81 | 235
    116. Gamma Ray Land Of The Free (1995) 8.81 | 516
    117. Candlemass Epicus Doomicus Metallicus (1986) 8.81 | 442
    118. Devin Townsend Ocean Machine: Biomech (1997) 8.81 | 297
    119. Opeth My Arms, Your Hearse (1998) 8.81 | 1150
    120. Bathory Hammerheart (1990) 8.81 | 484
    121. Iron Maiden Somewhere In Time (1986) 8.81 | 1481
    122. Windir Arntor (1999) 8.80 | 255
    123. Isis Oceanic (2002) 8.80 | 248
    124. Machine Head The Blackening (2007) 8.80 | 808
    125. Riverside Second Life Syndrome (2005) 8.80 | 422
    126. Control Denied The Fragile Art Of Existence (1999) 8.80 | 327
    127. Symphony X The Divine Wings Of Tragedy (1997) 8.79 | 632
    128. Judas Priest Screaming For Vengeance (1982) 8.79 | 902
    129. Exodus Bonded By Blood (1985) 8.79 | 595
    130. Windir Likferd (2003) 8.79 | 222
    131. Pantera Vulgar Display Of Power (1992) 8.79 | 1195
    132. Savatage Hall Of The Mountain King (1987) 8.79 | 354
    133. Overkill The Years Of Decay (1989) 8.78 | 376
    134. Gojira From Mars To Sirius (2005) 8.78 | 690
    135. Megadeth Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? (1986) 8.78 | 1401
    136. My Dying Bride Turn Loose The Swans (1993) 8.78 | 455
    137. Rainbow Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow (1975) 8.78 | 320
    138. Candlemass Nightfall (1987) 8.78 | 391
    139. Tristania Beyond The Veil (1999) 8.78 | 415
    140. W.A.S.P. The Headless Children (1989) 8.78 | 251
    141. Insomnium Above The Weeping World (2006) 8.78 | 677
    142. Cynic Focus (1993) 8.77 | 542
    143. Disillusion Back To Times Of Splendor (2004) 8.77 | 213
    144. Led Zeppelin Physical Graffiti (1975) 8.77 | 390
    145. Saturnus Paradise Belongs To You (1996) 8.77 | 203
    146. Negură Bunget OM (2006) 8.77 | 294
    147. Moonsorrow Voimasta Ja Kunniasta (2001) 8.77 | 473
    148. Amon Amarth With Oden On Our Side (2006) 8.76 | 1454
    149. Black Sabbath Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (1973) 8.76 | 767
    150. Amorphis Tales From The Thousand Lakes (1994) 8.76 | 694
    151. Testament The Gathering (1999) 8.76 | 666
    152. Between The Buried And Me Colors (2007) 8.76 | 414
    153. Carcass Heartwork (1993) 8.76 | 791
    154. Whitesnake Whitesnake [1987] (1987) 8.76 | 247
    155. Pantera Cowboys From Hell (1990) 8.75 | 1226
    156. Isis Panopticon (2004) 8.75 | 300
    157. Tristania Widow's Weeds (1998) 8.75 | 341
    158. Ensiferum Iron (2004) 8.75 | 952
    159. Kamelot Epica (2003) 8.75 | 735
    160. Enslaved Axioma Ethica Odini (2010) 8.75 | 692
    161. Joe Satriani Surfing With The Alien (1987) 8.75 | 208
    162. Theatre Of Tragedy Aégis (1998) 8.75 | 304
    163. Therion Vovin (1998) 8.75 | 524
    164. My Dying Bride The Dreadful Hours (2001) 8.74 | 431
    165. Judas Priest Defenders Of The Faith (1984) 8.74 | 700
    166. Accept Restless And Wild (1982) 8.74 | 295
    167. Symphony X The Odyssey (2002) 8.74 | 695
    168. Kreator Coma Of Souls (1990) 8.74 | 574
    169. Scorpions Blackout (1982) 8.74 | 263
    170. Testament The New Order (1988) 8.74 | 596
    171. Slayer South Of Heaven (1988) 8.74 | 1199
    172. Agalloch Pale Folklore (1999) 8.74 | 671
    173. Opeth Damnation (2003) 8.73 | 1554
    174. Rotting Christ Theogonia (2007) 8.73 | 481
    175. Ozzy Osbourne Blizzard Of Ozz (1980) 8.73 | 565
    176. Opeth Deliverance (2002) 8.73 | 1434
    177. Symphony X Paradise Lost (2007) 8.73 | 889
    178. Angra Temple Of Shadows (2004) 8.73 | 507
    179. Bruce Dickinson The Chemical Wedding (1998) 8.73 | 353
    180. Atheist Unquestionable Presence (1991) 8.73 | 392
    181. Rainbow Long Live Rock 'N' Roll (1978) 8.73 | 301
    182. Coroner Mental Vortex (1991) 8.73 | 209
    183. Dimmu Borgir Enthrone Darkness Triumphant (1997) 8.72 | 874
    184. Savatage Edge Of Thorns (1993) 8.72 | 260
    185. Rush A Farewell To Kings (1977) 8.72 | 278
    186. Anthrax Among The Living (1987) 8.71 | 688
    187. Avantasia The Metal Opera Part I (2001) 8.71 | 628
    188. Artillery By Inheritance (1990) 8.71 | 274
    189. Devin Townsend Ziltoid The Omniscient (2007) 8.71 | 409
    190. Dismember Like An Ever Flowing Stream (1991) 8.71 | 242
    191. Judas Priest Sad Wings Of Destiny (1976) 8.71 | 609
    192. W.A.S.P. W.A.S.P. (1984) 8.71 | 292
    193. Summoning Let Mortal Heroes Sing Your Fame (2001) 8.71 | 266
    194. Eternal Tears Of Sorrow A Virgin And A Whore (2001) 8.71 | 434
    195. Moonspell Irreligious (1996) 8.71 | 501
    196. Kreator Extreme Aggression (1989) 8.71 | 502
    197. Masterplan Masterplan (2003) 8.71 | 306
    198. Theatre Of Tragedy Velvet Darkness They Fear (1996) 8.71 | 289
    199. Lost Horizon Awakening The World (2001) 8.71 | 238
    200. Rush Permanent Waves (1980) 8.71 | 285