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    Top 20 albums of 1997

    1. Emperor Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk 8.93 | 749
    2. Empyrium Songs Of Moors And Misty Fields 8.87 | 359
    3. Gates Of Ishtar The Dawn Of Flames 8.83 | 23
    4. Devin Townsend Ocean Machine: Biomech 8.79 | 311
    5. Symphony X The Divine Wings Of Tragedy 8.78 | 670
    6. Lacrimosa Stille 8.75 | 138
    7. Stratovarius Visions 8.74 | 637
    8. Dimmu Borgir Enthrone Darkness Triumphant 8.73 | 912
    9. October Tide Rain Without End 8.70 | 156
    10. In The Woods... Omnio 8.70 | 134
    11. The Gathering Nighttime Birds 8.70 | 329
    12. Limbonic Art In Abhorrence Dementia 8.65 | 147
    13. Strapping Young Lad City 8.65 | 368
    14. Bruce Dickinson Accident Of Birth 8.61 | 295
    15. In Flames Whoracle 8.61 | 924
    16. Gamma Ray Somewhere Out In Space 8.60 | 419
    17. Hypocrisy The Final Chapter 8.59 | 247
    18. Alchemist Spiritech 8.55 | 51
    19. Fates Warning A Pleasant Shade Of Gray 8.52 | 149
    20. Arcturus La Masquerade Infernale 8.51 | 402