My Favorite Metal Releases Of 2020 (So Far...)


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Introducing my top picks for the 20 best metal albums of 2020. The year has just begun, so the list is obviously incomplete. Leave a comment and throw a thumbs up if you like my list :-)

Created by: Chris Steele | 07.01.2020



1. Kvelertak - Splid
Rating: 8,4 - Genre: Hardcore Punk / Black n' Roll - Best songs: Crack of Doom, Bråtebrann, Fanden ta dette hull!
2. Psychotic Waltz - The God-Shaped Void
Rating: 8,4 - Genre: Progressive Metal - Best songs: Back to Black, While the Spiders Spin, Season of the Swarm
3. Sylosis - Cycle of Suffering
Rating: 8,3 - Genre: Progressive Thrash / Melodic Death Metal - Best songs: I Sever, Idle Hands, Devils In Their Eyes
4. Brothers of Metal - Emblas Saga
Rating: 8,3 - Genre: Heavy / Power Metal - Best songs: Hel, Kaunaz Dagaz, To the Skies and Beyond
5. Konvent - Puritan Masochism
Rating: 8,2 - Genre: Death / Doom Metal - Best songs: Puritan Masochism, World Of Gone, Idle Hands
6. Sepultura - Quadra
Rating: 8.1 - Genre: Groove / Thrash Metal - Best songs: Isolation, Capital Enslavement, Agony of Defeat
7. Vvilderness - Dark Waters
Rating: 8,1 - Genre: Atmospheric Post-Black Metal - Best songs: Dark Waters, Danu's Tears, Havasok / Snowy Mountains
8. Kawir - Adrasteia
Rating: 8,1 - Genre: Pagan Black Metal - Best songs: Danaides, Limniades, Medea
9. Dawn of Solace - Waves
Rating: 8,0 - Genre: Gothic Doom Metal - Best songs: Hiding, Tulis, Choice
10. Bütcher - 666 Goats Carry My Chariot
Rating : 8,0 - Genre: Blackened Speed Metal - Best Songs: Iron Bitch, 666 Goats Carry My Chariot, Brazen Serpent
11. God Dethroned - Illuminati
Rating: 7,9 - Genre: Melodic Black / Death Metal - Best songs: Illuminati, Spirit Of Beelzebub, Blood Moon Eclipse
12. Thy Catafalque - Naiv
Rating: 7,8 - Genre: Blackened Avant-garde Metal - Best songs: Tsitsushka, Vető, Szélvész
13. Magnum - The Serpent Rings
Rating: 7,4 - Genre: Progressive Hard Rock - Best songs: Madman or Messiah, Not Forgiven, House of Kings
14. Blackguard - Storm
Rating: 7,3 - Genre: Extreme Power / Folk Metal - Best songs: The Hunted, In Dreams, A Dying Season (feat. Lindsey Schoolcraft)
15. Victorius - Space Ninjas From Hell
Rating: 7,2 - Genre: Power Metal - Best songs: Tale of the Sunbladers, Super Sonic Samurai, Nippon Knights



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