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    Top 200 albums

    1. Megadeth Rust In Peace (1990) 9.18 | 2223
    2. Opeth Blackwater Park (2001) 9.17 | 2364
    3. Metallica Ride The Lightning (1984) 9.17 | 2565
    4. Metallica Master Of Puppets (1986) 9.17 | 2791
    5. Iron Maiden The Number Of The Beast (1982) 9.13 | 2055
    6. Agalloch Ashes Against The Grain (2006) 9.12 | 1097
    7. Edge Of Sanity Crimson (1996) 9.11 | 595
    8. Death Symbolic (1995) 9.11 | 1556
    9. Iron Maiden Powerslave (1984) 9.10 | 1921
    10. Judas Priest Painkiller (1990) 9.10 | 1558
    11. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV (1971) 9.10 | 874
    12. Agalloch The Mantle (2002) 9.09 | 1159
    13. Opeth Still Life (1999) 9.09 | 1536
    14. Dream Theater Images And Words (1992) 9.09 | 1424
    15. Queensrÿche Operation: Mindcrime (1988) 9.08 | 737
    16. Black Sabbath Paranoid (1970) 9.07 | 1316
    17. Death The Sound Of Perseverance (1998) 9.07 | 1455
    18. Dream Theater Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A Memory (1999) 9.04 | 1281
    19. Iron Maiden Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son (1988) 9.02 | 1725
    20. Dio Holy Diver (1983) 9.01 | 884
    21. Deep Purple Machine Head (1972) 9.01 | 529
    22. Estatic Fear A Sombre Dance (1999) 9.01 | 223
    23. Slayer Reign In Blood (1986) 9.00 | 1798
    24. Black Sabbath Black Sabbath (1970) 9.00 | 1053
    25. King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) 8.99 | 355
    26. Saturnus Veronika Decides To Die (2006) 8.99 | 352
    27. Tool Lateralus (2001) 8.99 | 945
    28. Rainbow Rising (1976) 8.99 | 500
    29. Nevermore Dead Heart, In A Dead World (2000) 8.99 | 768
    30. Opeth Ghost Reveries (2005) 8.97 | 1676
    31. Anathema Judgement (1999) 8.96 | 792
    32. Nevermore This Godless Endeavor (2005) 8.96 | 904
    33. Summoning Stronghold (1999) 8.96 | 400
    34. Ayreon The Human Equation (2004) 8.95 | 783
    35. Dissection Storm Of The Light's Bane (1995) 8.94 | 762
    36. Green Carnation Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness (2001) 8.94 | 395
    37. Anathema Alternative 4 (1998) 8.94 | 758
    38. Rush Moving Pictures (1981) 8.93 | 518
    39. Primordial To The Nameless Dead (2007) 8.93 | 477
    40. Black Sabbath Heaven And Hell (1980) 8.93 | 815
    41. Porcupine Tree Fear Of A Blank Planet (2007) 8.92 | 611
    42. Emperor Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk (1997) 8.92 | 714
    43. Porcupine Tree In Absentia (2002) 8.92 | 625
    44. Tiamat Wildhoney (1994) 8.92 | 490
    45. Kyuss Kyuss (1994) 8.91 | 231
    46. Draconian Arcane Rain Fell (2005) 8.91 | 605
    47. Wintersun Wintersun (2004) 8.91 | 1401
    48. Pain Of Salvation The Perfect Element, Part I (2000) 8.90 | 381
    49. Saturnus Martyre (2000) 8.90 | 244
    50. Be'lakor Stone's Reach (2009) 8.90 | 790
    51. Tool Ænima (1996) 8.90 | 773
    52. Black Sabbath Master Of Reality (1971) 8.90 | 868
    53. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin II (1969) 8.90 | 547
    54. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part II (1988) 8.90 | 965
    55. Sepultura Arise (1991) 8.89 | 931
    56. Katatonia Brave Murder Day (1996) 8.89 | 650
    57. In Flames The Jester Race (1996) 8.89 | 1108
    58. AC/DC Back In Black (1980) 8.89 | 775
    59. Rush 2112 (1976) 8.89 | 445
    60. Alice In Chains Dirt (1992) 8.88 | 596
    61. Blind Guardian Imaginations From The Other Side (1995) 8.88 | 1025
    62. Pain Of Salvation Remedy Lane (2002) 8.88 | 424
    63. Septicflesh Communion (2008) 8.88 | 754
    64. Dark Tranquillity The Gallery (1995) 8.87 | 779
    65. Slumber Fallout (2004) 8.87 | 230
    66. Deep Purple In Rock (1970) 8.87 | 362
    67. Orphaned Land Mabool (2004) 8.87 | 611
    68. My Dying Bride The Angel And The Dark River (1995) 8.87 | 474
    69. Slayer Seasons In The Abyss (1990) 8.87 | 1286
    70. The Gathering Mandylion (1995) 8.87 | 446
    71. Opeth Morningrise (1996) 8.86 | 1173
    72. Iron Maiden Piece Of Mind (1983) 8.86 | 1561
    73. Lake Of Tears Forever Autumn (1999) 8.86 | 209
    74. Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction (1987) 8.86 | 778
    75. Death Human (1991) 8.86 | 1081
    76. Shining V - Halmstad (2007) 8.85 | 335
    77. Swallow The Sun The Morning Never Came (2003) 8.85 | 458
    78. Moonspell Wolfheart (1995) 8.85 | 622
    79. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin (1969) 8.84 | 535
    80. W.A.S.P. The Crimson Idol (1992) 8.84 | 342
    81. At The Gates Slaughter Of The Soul (1995) 8.84 | 835
    82. Windir 1184 (2001) 8.84 | 352
    83. Porcupine Tree Deadwing (2005) 8.84 | 554
    84. Haggard Eppur Si Muove (2004) 8.84 | 462
    85. Sepultura Beneath The Remains (1989) 8.84 | 781
    86. Paradise Lost Draconian Times (1995) 8.83 | 593
    87. Emperor In The Nightside Eclipse (1994) 8.83 | 715
    88. Empyrium Songs Of Moors And Misty Fields (1997) 8.83 | 344
    89. Riverside Second Life Syndrome (2005) 8.83 | 411
    90. Ensiferum Ensiferum (2001) 8.83 | 1055
    91. Helloween Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part I (1987) 8.83 | 940
    92. King Diamond Abigail (1987) 8.83 | 508
    93. Tristania Beyond The Veil (1999) 8.83 | 408
    94. Kamelot The Black Halo (2005) 8.83 | 989
    95. AC/DC Highway To Hell (1979) 8.83 | 560
    96. Disillusion Back To Times Of Splendor (2004) 8.82 | 207
    97. Blind Guardian Nightfall In Middle-Earth (1998) 8.82 | 1088
    98. Immortal At The Heart Of Winter (1999) 8.82 | 736
    99. Motörhead Overkill (1979) 8.82 | 404
    100. Saturnus Paradise Belongs To You (1996) 8.82 | 204
    101. Mercyful Fate Don't Break The Oath (1984) 8.82 | 441
    102. Opeth My Arms, Your Hearse (1998) 8.82 | 1118
    103. Metallica ...And Justice For All (1988) 8.81 | 2189
    104. Dark Tranquillity Damage Done (2002) 8.81 | 848
    105. Iron Maiden Somewhere In Time (1986) 8.81 | 1427
    106. Testament The Legacy (1987) 8.81 | 660
    107. Arcturus The Sham Mirrors (2002) 8.81 | 528
    108. Morbid Angel Altars Of Madness (1989) 8.81 | 654
    109. Vektor Black Future (2009) 8.81 | 222
    110. Mercyful Fate Melissa (1983) 8.81 | 435
    111. Insomnium Above The Weeping World (2006) 8.81 | 653
    112. Van Halen Van Halen (1978) 8.81 | 239
    113. Therion Theli (1996) 8.81 | 531
    114. My Dying Bride Turn Loose The Swans (1993) 8.80 | 452
    115. Enslaved Axioma Ethica Odini (2010) 8.80 | 696
    116. Rush Hemispheres (1978) 8.80 | 307
    117. Mors Principium Est The Unborn (2005) 8.80 | 213
    118. Dismember Like An Ever Flowing Stream (1991) 8.80 | 228
    119. Motörhead Ace Of Spades (1980) 8.79 | 567
    120. Death Individual Thought Patterns (1993) 8.79 | 1000
    121. Bathory Hammerheart (1990) 8.79 | 464
    122. Riverside Out Of Myself (2003) 8.79 | 336
    123. Judas Priest Screaming For Vengeance (1982) 8.78 | 872
    124. Megadeth Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? (1986) 8.78 | 1353
    125. Machine Head The Blackening (2007) 8.78 | 769
    126. My Dying Bride The Dreadful Hours (2001) 8.78 | 431
    127. Agalloch Pale Folklore (1999) 8.78 | 641
    128. Moonsorrow Kivenkantaja (2003) 8.77 | 550
    129. Isis Oceanic (2002) 8.77 | 237
    130. Candlemass Epicus Doomicus Metallicus (1986) 8.77 | 432
    131. Pantera Vulgar Display Of Power (1992) 8.77 | 1145
    132. Savatage Hall Of The Mountain King (1987) 8.77 | 339
    133. Gamma Ray Land Of The Free (1995) 8.77 | 492
    134. Led Zeppelin Physical Graffiti (1975) 8.77 | 367
    135. Summoning Let Mortal Heroes Sing Your Fame (2001) 8.76 | 272
    136. Moonsorrow Verisäkeet (2005) 8.76 | 422
    137. Savatage Gutter Ballet (1989) 8.76 | 309
    138. Isis Panopticon (2004) 8.76 | 282
    139. Black Sabbath Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (1973) 8.76 | 724
    140. Gojira From Mars To Sirius (2005) 8.76 | 660
    141. Theatre Of Tragedy Velvet Darkness They Fear (1996) 8.76 | 283
    142. Amon Amarth With Oden On Our Side (2006) 8.76 | 1427
    143. Amorphis Tales From The Thousand Lakes (1994) 8.75 | 677
    144. Opeth Deliverance (2002) 8.75 | 1400
    145. Theatre Of Tragedy Aégis (1998) 8.75 | 301
    146. Rainbow Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow (1975) 8.75 | 309
    147. Tristania Widow's Weeds (1998) 8.75 | 342
    148. Ensiferum Iron (2004) 8.75 | 934
    149. Windir Likferd (2003) 8.74 | 214
    150. Negură Bunget OM (2006) 8.74 | 287
    151. Carcass Heartwork (1993) 8.74 | 766
    152. Primordial The Gathering Wilderness (2005) 8.74 | 267
    153. Symphony X The Divine Wings Of Tragedy (1997) 8.74 | 618
    154. Candlemass Nightfall (1987) 8.74 | 377
    155. Devin Townsend Ocean Machine: Biomech (1997) 8.74 | 285
    156. Sodom Agent Orange (1989) 8.74 | 462
    157. Therion Vovin (1998) 8.74 | 513
    158. Opeth Damnation (2003) 8.74 | 1509
    159. Testament The Gathering (1999) 8.74 | 636
    160. The Gathering Nighttime Birds (1997) 8.73 | 305
    161. Control Denied The Fragile Art Of Existence (1999) 8.73 | 313
    162. Katatonia The Great Cold Distance (2006) 8.73 | 810
    163. Rotting Christ Theogonia (2007) 8.73 | 468
    164. Overkill The Years Of Decay (1989) 8.73 | 356
    165. Pantera Cowboys From Hell (1990) 8.73 | 1190
    166. Between The Buried And Me Colors (2007) 8.73 | 397
    167. Kamelot Epica (2003) 8.73 | 719
    168. Exodus Bonded By Blood (1985) 8.73 | 562
    169. Symphony X Paradise Lost (2007) 8.73 | 874
    170. Slayer South Of Heaven (1988) 8.72 | 1147
    171. Cynic Focus (1993) 8.72 | 534
    172. Moonsorrow Voimasta Ja Kunniasta (2001) 8.72 | 467
    173. Empyrium A Wintersunset... (1996) 8.72 | 215
    174. Scorpions Blackout (1982) 8.72 | 237
    175. Bruce Dickinson The Chemical Wedding (1998) 8.72 | 335
    176. W.A.S.P. The Headless Children (1989) 8.71 | 234
    177. Symphony X The Odyssey (2002) 8.71 | 692
    178. Windir Arntor (1999) 8.71 | 251
    179. Ozzy Osbourne Blizzard Of Ozz (1980) 8.71 | 542
    180. Judas Priest Defenders Of The Faith (1984) 8.71 | 675
    181. Testament The New Order (1988) 8.71 | 563
    182. Equilibrium Sagas (2008) 8.70 | 593
    183. Dimmu Borgir Enthrone Darkness Triumphant (1997) 8.70 | 856
    184. Dio The Last In Line (1984) 8.70 | 428
    185. Edge Of Sanity Crimson II (2003) 8.70 | 327
    186. Atheist Unquestionable Presence (1991) 8.70 | 376
    187. Blind Guardian Somewhere Far Beyond (1992) 8.70 | 809
    188. Moonspell Irreligious (1996) 8.70 | 492
    189. Bolt Thrower Those Once Loyal (2005) 8.69 | 325
    190. Bolt Thrower ...For Victory (1994) 8.69 | 211
    191. Stratovarius Visions (1997) 8.69 | 598
    192. Enslaved Isa (2004) 8.69 | 416
    193. Mastodon Crack The Skye (2009) 8.69 | 921
    194. Immortal Sons Of Northern Darkness (2002) 8.69 | 750
    195. Avantasia The Metal Opera Part I (2001) 8.69 | 614
    196. Paradise Lost Icon (1993) 8.69 | 479
    197. Rainbow Long Live Rock 'N' Roll (1978) 8.69 | 287
    198. Carcass Necroticism: Descanting The Insalubrious (1991) 8.69 | 475
    199. Drudkh Autumn Aurora (2004) 8.69 | 202
    200. Dream Theater Awake (1994) 8.69 | 1029