Top 100 Progressive metal albums


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    Top 100 Progressive metal albums

    1 Opeth
    9.19
    3086
    2 Opeth
    Still Life (1999)
    9.09
    2032
    3 Gwynbleidd
    Nostalgia (2009)
    9.07
    40
    4 Dream Theater
    9.04
    1875
    5 Dream Theater
    9.03
    1678
    6 Tool
    Lateralus (2001)
    9.01
    1358
    7 John Petrucci
    8.99
    97
    8 Opeth
    8.98
    2190
    9 Tony MacAlpine
    8.97
    31
    10 Nevermore
    8.96
    1002
    11 Nevermore
    8.92
    1129
    12 Porcupine Tree
    8.91
    815
    13 Ayreon
    8.90
    956
    14 Tool
    Ænima (1996)
    8.89
    1121
    15 Green Carnation
    8.88
    510
    16 Jason Becker
    8.85
    86
    17 Pain Of Salvation
    Remedy Lane (2002)
    8.84
    549
    18 Neal Morse
    8.83
    48
    19 Opeth
    Morningrise (1996)
    8.83
    1548
    20 Opeth
    8.81
    1484
    21 Riverside
    Out Of Myself (2003)
    8.80
    474
    22 Leprous
    8.80
    333
    23 Pain Of Salvation
    8.80
    484
    24 Symphony X
    8.80
    800
    25 Shadow Gallery
    Tyranny (1998)
    8.79
    157
    26 Porcupine Tree
    Deadwing (2005)
    8.79
    712
    27 Riverside
    8.79
    561
    28 Amorphis
    8.78
    918
    29 Amorphis
    8.78
    967
    30 Paul Gilbert
    8.77
    26
    31 Control Denied
    8.76
    440
    32 Tony MacAlpine
    8.74
    27
    33 Paul Gilbert
    Fuzz Universe (2010)
    8.74
    35
    34 Symphony X
    The Odyssey (2002)
    8.74
    842
    35 Opeth
    Deliverance (2002)
    8.73
    1803
    36 Amorphis
    Queen Of Time (2018)
    8.73
    786
    37 Symphony X
    Paradise Lost (2007)
    8.72
    1056
    38 Disillusion
    8.72
    301
    39 Devin Townsend
    8.72
    436
    40 Nightingale
    8.72
    61
    41 Seventh Wonder
    Mercy Falls (2008)
    8.72
    263
    42 In The Woods...
    Omnio (1997)
    8.72
    178
    43 Neal Morse
    ? (2005)
    8.71
    42
    44 Leprous
    Bilateral (2011)
    8.71
    439
    45 Ne Obliviscaris
    Portal Of I (2012)
    8.71
    807
    46 Voivod
    Nothingface (1989)
    8.71
    227
    47 Symphony X
    8.70
    696
    48 Ostura
    The Room (2018)
    8.70
    33
    49 Ayreon
    8.70
    503
    50 Persefone
    Core (2006)
    8.69
    200
    51 Kiko Loureiro
    8.69
    26
    52 Threshold
    Subsurface (2004)
    8.69
    157
    53 Fates Warning
    Parallels (1991)
    8.69
    235
    54 Threshold
    Hypothetical (2001)
    8.69
    143
    55 Voivod
    8.68
    229
    56 Dream Theater
    Awake (1994)
    8.67
    1328
    57 Liquid Tension Experiment
    8.67
    181
    58 Dan Swanö
    Moontower (1999)
    8.67
    192
    59 Polkadot Cadaver
    8.67
    36
    60 Wilderun
    8.66
    371
    61 Seventh Wonder
    8.66
    186
    62 Ayreon
    01011001 (2008)
    8.66
    792
    63 Devin Townsend
    8.66
    523
    64 In Mourning
    8.66
    432
    65 Liquid Tension Experiment
    8.65
    158
    66 Sieges Even
    8.65
    122
    67 David Maxim Micic
    8.65
    40
    68 Opeth
    Watershed (2008)
    8.65
    2048
    69 Redemption
    8.64
    213
    70 Pagan's Mind
    8.64
    188
    71 Riverside
    8.63
    502
    72 Blotted Science
    8.63
    163
    73 Dreamscape
    5th Season (2007)
    8.62
    24
    74 Indukti
    S.U.S.A.R. (2004)
    8.62
    55
    75 Evergrey
    8.62
    353
    76 Fredrik Thordendal's Special Defects
    8.62
    52
    77 Circus Maximus
    Isolate (2007)
    8.62
    264
    78 Lost In Thought
    Opus Arise (2011)
    8.61
    33
    79 Polkadot Cadaver
    Sex Offender (2011)
    8.61
    23
    80 Evergrey
    8.60
    377
    81 Persefone
    8.60
    428
    82 Tool
    10,000 Days (2006)
    8.60
    1004
    83 Redemption
    8.60
    112
    84 Evergrey
    8.60
    369
    85 Nevermore
    8.60
    589
    86 Conception
    8.59
    111
    87 Devin Townsend
    8.59
    329
    88 Voivod
    8.58
    161
    89 Karnivool
    Sound Awake (2009)
    8.58
    124
    90 Hammers Of Misfortune
    8.58
    43
    91 Blindead
    8.58
    135
    92 Devin Townsend
    Terria (2001)
    8.58
    407
    93 Shadow Gallery
    8.58
    113
    94 Animals As Leaders
    8.58
    332
    95 Pin-Up Went Down
    2 Unlimited (2008)
    8.58
    31
    96 Eumeria
    Rebel Mind (2011)
    8.57
    46
    97 Shadow Gallery
    Room V (2005)
    8.57
    148
    98 Amorphis
    Skyforger (2009)
    8.57
    1016
    99 Psychotic Waltz
    8.57
    116
    100 Witherscape
    8.57
    287