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    Top 100 Heavy metal albums

    1. Iron Maiden The Number Of The Beast (1982) 9.12 | 2009
    2. Judas Priest Painkiller (1990) 9.10 | 1512
    3. Iron Maiden Powerslave (1984) 9.09 | 1874
    4. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV (1971) 9.09 | 827
    5. Black Sabbath Paranoid (1970) 9.07 | 1276
    6. Queensrÿche Operation: Mindcrime (1988) 9.06 | 713
    7. Crimson Glory Transcendence (1988) 9.03 | 175
    8. Dio Holy Diver (1983) 9.01 | 842
    9. Iron Maiden Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son (1988) 9.01 | 1684
    10. Black Sabbath Black Sabbath (1970) 9.01 | 1014
    11. Jason Becker Perpetual Burn (1988) 9.00 | 46
    12. Nevermore Dead Heart, In A Dead World (2000) 8.99 | 746
    13. Deep Purple Machine Head (1972) 8.99 | 508
    14. Nevermore This Godless Endeavor (2005) 8.96 | 882
    15. Warlord ...And The Cannons Of Destruction Have Begun (1984) 8.95 | 39
    16. Sanctuary Into The Mirror Black (1990) 8.95 | 144
    17. Black Sabbath Heaven And Hell (1980) 8.91 | 790
    18. Black Sabbath Master Of Reality (1971) 8.91 | 832
    19. Paul Gilbert Fuzz Universe (2010) 8.91 | 22
    20. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin II (1969) 8.90 | 514
    21. Virgin Steele Invictus (1998) 8.89 | 110
    22. Riot ThunderSteel (1988) 8.89 | 91
    23. Running Wild Black Hand Inn (1994) 8.88 | 150
    24. Alice In Chains Dirt (1992) 8.87 | 572
    25. Iron Maiden Piece Of Mind (1983) 8.86 | 1528
    26. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin (1969) 8.85 | 497
    27. W.A.S.P. The Crimson Idol (1992) 8.84 | 333
    28. Van Halen Van Halen (1978) 8.83 | 228
    29. Diamond Head Lightning To The Nations (1980) 8.82 | 117
    30. Deep Purple In Rock (1970) 8.82 | 348
    31. Metallica ...And Justice For All (1988) 8.82 | 2120
    32. Motörhead Overkill (1979) 8.82 | 396
    33. King Diamond Abigail (1987) 8.82 | 488
    34. Slough Feg Down Among The Deadmen (2000) 8.82 | 22
    35. Iron Maiden Somewhere In Time (1986) 8.80 | 1397
    36. Motörhead Ace Of Spades (1980) 8.80 | 552
    37. Mercyful Fate Don't Break The Oath (1984) 8.79 | 414
    38. Crimson Glory Crimson Glory (1986) 8.79 | 112
    39. Led Zeppelin Physical Graffiti (1975) 8.79 | 338
    40. Black Sabbath Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (1973) 8.78 | 698
    41. Judas Priest Screaming For Vengeance (1982) 8.78 | 846
    42. Pretty Maids Future World (1987) 8.78 | 65
    43. UFO Lights Out (1977) 8.78 | 36
    44. Mercyful Fate Melissa (1983) 8.77 | 416
    45. Krokus Headhunter (1983) 8.76 | 21
    46. Bloodbound Nosferatu (2005) 8.76 | 67
    47. Lita Ford Lita (1988) 8.75 | 20
    48. Ozzy Osbourne Blizzard Of Ozz (1980) 8.75 | 526
    49. Impellitteri Screaming Symphony (1996) 8.75 | 20
    50. Savatage Hall Of The Mountain King (1987) 8.74 | 323
    51. Viikate Kuu Kaakon Yllä (2009) 8.73 | 26
    52. Running Wild Death Or Glory (1989) 8.73 | 150
    53. Savatage Gutter Ballet (1989) 8.73 | 297
    54. W.A.S.P. The Headless Children (1989) 8.72 | 225
    55. Aria Игра С Огнём (1989) 8.72 | 46
    56. Slough Feg Traveller (2003) 8.72 | 39
    57. Satan Court In The Act (1983) 8.71 | 45
    58. Judas Priest Defenders Of The Faith (1984) 8.71 | 650
    59. Forever Storm Soul Revolution (2009) 8.71 | 42
    60. Aria Герой Асфальта (1987) 8.71 | 48
    61. Riot Fire Down Under (1981) 8.70 | 53
    62. Bruce Dickinson The Chemical Wedding (1998) 8.70 | 325
    63. Astral Doors Of The Son And The Father (2003) 8.69 | 26
    64. Mezarkabul Anatolia (1997) 8.69 | 49
    65. Slough Feg Hardworlder (2007) 8.68 | 22
    66. Running Wild Port Royal (1988) 8.68 | 128
    67. Hibria Defying The Rules (2004) 8.67 | 95
    68. Iron Maiden Brave New World (2000) 8.66 | 1380
    69. Accept Restless And Wild (1982) 8.66 | 261
    70. Metal Church Metal Church (1984) 8.66 | 215
    71. Ozzy Osbourne Diary Of A Madman (1981) 8.66 | 345
    72. Dio The Last In Line (1984) 8.66 | 414
    73. Iced Earth Something Wicked This Way Comes (1998) 8.66 | 775
    74. W.A.S.P. W.A.S.P. (1984) 8.65 | 274
    75. Judas Priest Sad Wings Of Destiny (1976) 8.65 | 552
    76. Accept Balls To The Wall (1983) 8.65 | 316
    77. Tierra Santa Tierras De Leyenda (2000) 8.65 | 55
    78. Pharaoh The Longest Night (2006) 8.65 | 20
    79. Marty Friedman Dragon's Kiss (1988) 8.64 | 45
    80. Motörhead Inferno (2004) 8.64 | 311
    81. Ozzy Osbourne No More Tears (1991) 8.64 | 404
    82. Virgin Steele The Marriage Of Heaven And Hell Part II (1995) 8.64 | 69
    83. Skid Row Slave To The Grind (1991) 8.63 | 255
    84. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin III (1970) 8.63 | 404
    85. Iron Maiden Iron Maiden (1980) 8.63 | 1248
    86. Savatage Edge Of Thorns (1993) 8.63 | 244
    87. King Diamond Conspiracy (1989) 8.62 | 268
    88. Savatage Streets: A Rock Opera (1991) 8.62 | 232
    89. Iced Earth Burnt Offerings (1995) 8.62 | 561
    90. Sentenced The Cold White Light (2002) 8.62 | 395
    91. Iced Earth The Dark Saga (1996) 8.61 | 580
    92. Deceased As The Weird Travel On (2005) 8.61 | 31
    93. Mechanical Poet Woodland Prattlers (2004) 8.61 | 36
    94. Nevermore Dreaming Neon Black (1999) 8.61 | 437
    95. Megadeth Countdown To Extinction (1992) 8.61 | 1277
    96. Iced Earth Night Of The Stormrider (1992) 8.61 | 484
    97. Bruce Dickinson Accident Of Birth (1997) 8.61 | 261
    98. Angel Witch Angel Witch (1980) 8.60 | 115
    99. Aria Кровь За Кровь (1991) 8.59 | 54
    100. Stam1na Uudet Kymmenen Käskyä (2006) 8.59 | 37