Best Metal Albums of All Time

Genre:  Year:  

01
Neurosis/Tribes of Neurot
Times of Grace/Grace

Rating: 4.68
42 votes
02
Scald
Will Of The Gods Is Great Power

Rating: 4.66
38 votes
03
Megadeth
Rust in Peace

Rating: 4.58
11034 votes
04
Black Sabbath
Paranoid

Rating: 4.52
6030 votes
05
Death
Symbolic

Rating: 4.51
4610 votes
06
Judas Priest
Painkiller

Rating: 4.5
2830 votes
07
Godspeed You! Black Emperor
F#A# (Infinity)

Rating: 4.49
2431 votes
08
Opeth
Blackwater Park

Rating: 4.48
8798 votes
09
Iron Maiden
Powerslave

Rating: 4.48
7866 votes
10
Godspeed You! Black Emperor
Lift Your Skinny Fists Like Antennas...

Rating: 4.48
2494 votes
11
Godspeed You! Black Emperor
Slow Riot For New Zero Kanada

Rating: 4.48
1469 votes
12
Opeth
Still Life

Rating: 4.48
5866 votes
13
Rainbow
Rising

Rating: 4.47
549 votes
14
Godspeed You! Black Emperor
F#A#(Infinity) [Vinyl]

Rating: 4.46
368 votes
15
Queensryche
Operation: Mindcrime

Rating: 4.46
1786 votes
16
Tool
Lateralus

Rating: 4.45
9580 votes
17
Tool
Aenima

Rating: 4.45
8600 votes
18
Black Sabbath
Master of Reality

Rating: 4.45
3928 votes
19
Judas Priest
Sad Wings of Destiny

Rating: 4.44
1754 votes
20
Iron Maiden
The Number of the Beast

Rating: 4.43
8745 votes
21
Metallica
Master of Puppets

Rating: 4.43
17895 votes
22
Death
Human

Rating: 4.43
3850 votes
23
Immolation
Close to a World Below

Rating: 4.43
688 votes
24
Rage Against the Machine
Rage Against the Machine

Rating: 4.43
3382 votes
25
maudlin of the Well
Bath

Rating: 4.42
877 votes
26
Diamond Head
Lightning to the Nations

Rating: 4.42
578 votes
27
Black Sabbath
Black Sabbath

Rating: 4.42
4224 votes
28
Dissection
Storm of the Light's Bane

Rating: 4.42
1706 votes
29
Kalmah
Svieri Obraza

Rating: 4.42
36 votes
30
Neurosis
Through Silver in Blood

Rating: 4.41
2814 votes
31
X Japan
Art of Life

Rating: 4.41
870 votes
32
Jason Becker
Perpetual Burn

Rating: 4.41
143 votes
33
Alice In Chains
Dirt

Rating: 4.41
2844 votes
34
Cryptopsy
None So Vile

Rating: 4.4
1484 votes
35
Edge of Sanity
Crimson

Rating: 4.4
2094 votes
36
Dio
Holy Diver

Rating: 4.4
2034 votes
37
Faith No More
Angel Dust

Rating: 4.4
1621 votes
38
Mercyful Fate
Melissa

Rating: 4.4
1440 votes
39
Candlemass
Epicus Doomicus Metallicus

Rating: 4.4
842 votes
40
Coroner
Mental Vortex

Rating: 4.39
536 votes
41
Dream Theater
Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes from a Memory

Rating: 4.39
2321 votes
42
Heathen
Victims of Deception

Rating: 4.39
474 votes
43
Devin Townsend
Ocean Machine: Biomech

Rating: 4.39
719 votes
44
Death
The Sound of Perseverance

Rating: 4.39
3884 votes
45
Metallica
Ride the Lightning

Rating: 4.38
15528 votes
46
Mercyful Fate
Don't Break the Oath

Rating: 4.38
1326 votes
47
Warlord
Deliver Us

Rating: 4.38
34 votes
48
Front Line Assembly
Tactical Neural Implant

Rating: 4.38
59 votes
49
Pagan Altar
Mythical & Magical

Rating: 4.38
58 votes
50
Thy Catafalque
Tűnő Idő Tárlat

Rating: 4.38
82 votes
51
Atheist
Unquestionable Presence

Rating: 4.38
2126 votes
52
Strapping Young Lad
City

Rating: 4.38
916 votes
53
Demolition Hammer
Epidemic of Violence

Rating: 4.38
416 votes
54
Emperor
In the Nightside Eclipse

Rating: 4.37
2148 votes
55
Converge
Jane Doe

Rating: 4.37
3314 votes
56
Isis
Panopticon

Rating: 4.37
6234 votes
57
Dismember
Like an Ever Flowing Stream

Rating: 4.37
476 votes
58
Stam1na
Uudet Kymmenen Käskyä

Rating: 4.37
57 votes
59
Gamma Ray
Land of the Free

Rating: 4.37
604 votes
60
Psychotic Waltz
A Social Grace

Rating: 4.37
112 votes
61
Skyclad
Prince of the Poverty Line

Rating: 4.37
52 votes
62
Morbid Angel
Altars of Madness

Rating: 4.36
993 votes
63
Virgin Steele
The House of Atreus: Act II

Rating: 4.36
58 votes
64
King Diamond
Abigail

Rating: 4.36
768 votes
65
Ulver
Bergtatt

Rating: 4.36
971 votes
66
Suffocation
Pierced from Within

Rating: 4.36
715 votes
67
Slayer
Reign in Blood

Rating: 4.36
6684 votes
68
Virgin Steele
Invictus

Rating: 4.36
76 votes
69
Forefather
Steadfast

Rating: 4.36
38 votes
70
Bathory
Blood Fire Death

Rating: 4.35
1324 votes
71
Pagan Altar
The Lords of Hypocrisy

Rating: 4.35
34 votes
72
Deftones
White Pony

Rating: 4.35
7056 votes
73
Toxik
Think This

Rating: 4.35
304 votes
74
Agalloch
The Mantle

Rating: 4.35
3250 votes
75
Forest of Shadows
Where Dreams Turn to Dust EP

Rating: 4.35
69 votes
76
Unholy (FIN)
From the Shadows

Rating: 4.35
39 votes
77
Mr. Bungle
California

Rating: 4.34
1050 votes
78
Haggard
And Thou Shalt Trust The Seer

Rating: 4.34
32 votes
79
Morbid Saint
Spectrum of Death

Rating: 4.34
446 votes
80
Aspid
Extravasation

Rating: 4.34
204 votes
81
Thought Industry
Mods Carve The Pig

Rating: 4.34
78 votes
82
Esoteric
The Pernicious Enigma

Rating: 4.34
53 votes
83
Gorguts
Obscura

Rating: 4.34
1246 votes
84
DIR EN GREY
Hageshisa To, Kono Mune no Naka de Karamitsuita...

Rating: 4.34
111 votes
85
Black Sabbath
Heaven and Hell

Rating: 4.34
2562 votes
86
The Ruins Of Beverast
Rain Upon The Impure

Rating: 4.34
98 votes
87
Down
NOLA

Rating: 4.34
1280 votes
88
Theocracy
Mirror Of Souls

Rating: 4.34
134 votes
89
Burzum
Hvis lyset tar oss

Rating: 4.34
1111 votes
90
Virgin Steele
The House of Atreus: Act I

Rating: 4.33
66 votes
91
Suffocation
Effigy of the Forgotten

Rating: 4.33
628 votes
92
Jason Becker
Perspective

Rating: 4.33
47 votes
93
Soundgarden
Superunknown

Rating: 4.33
2087 votes
94
Psychotic Waltz
Into the Everflow

Rating: 4.33
90 votes
95
Neurosis
The Eye of Every Storm

Rating: 4.32
2436 votes
96
Crimson Glory
Transcendence

Rating: 4.32
192 votes
97
Botch
We Are the Romans

Rating: 4.32
1345 votes
98
Thin Lizzy
Jailbreak

Rating: 4.32
306 votes
99
Estatic Fear
A Sombre Dance

Rating: 4.32
150 votes
100
Pain Of Salvation
The Perfect Element, Part 1

Rating: 4.32
369 votes
101
Agalloch
Ashes Against The Grain

Rating: 4.32
3066 votes
102
Cynic
Focus

Rating: 4.32
3666 votes
103
Emperor
Anthems to the Welkin at Dusk

Rating: 4.31
1540 votes
104
Iron Maiden
Seventh Son of a Seventh Son

Rating: 4.31
5565 votes
105
Judas Priest
Stained Class

Rating: 4.31
1380 votes
106
Paramaecium
Exhumed of the Earth

Rating: 4.31
48 votes
107
Angra
Temple of Shadows

Rating: 4.31
340 votes
108
Coroner
No More Color

Rating: 4.31
488 votes
109
Necrophobic
The Nocturnal Silence

Rating: 4.31
274 votes
110
Moonsorrow
Verisakeet

Rating: 4.31
234 votes
111
Tiamat
Wildhoney

Rating: 4.31
538 votes
112
DIR EN GREY
Filth

Rating: 4.31
39 votes
113
Sepultura
Beneath the Remains

Rating: 4.31
1600 votes
114
Wolfchant
Bloody Tales of Disgraced Lands

Rating: 4.31
36 votes
115
Samothrace
Life's Trade

Rating: 4.3
69 votes
116
Blind Guardian
Imaginations from the Other Side

Rating: 4.3
976 votes
117
Megadeth
Peace Sells... but Who's Buying?

Rating: 4.3
7686 votes
118
Death
Individual Thought Patterns

Rating: 4.3
2980 votes
119
Entombed
Left Hand Path

Rating: 4.3
590 votes
120
Empyrium
Weiland

Rating: 4.3
121 votes
121
Isis
Oceanic

Rating: 4.3
5103 votes
122
Holy Moses
Finished with the Dogs

Rating: 4.3
70 votes
123
Tad Morose
Modus Vivendi

Rating: 4.3
60 votes
124
William Basinski
The Disintegration Loops IV

Rating: 4.3
50 votes
125
Sodom
Agent Orange

Rating: 4.3
1626 votes
126
Moonsorrow
Kivenkantaja

Rating: 4.3
221 votes
127
Candlemass
Nightfall

Rating: 4.3
630 votes
128
Boris
Boris at Last -Feedbacker-

Rating: 4.3
734 votes
129
Paysage d'Hiver
Winterkaelte

Rating: 4.3
136 votes
130
Rosetta
The Galilean Satellites

Rating: 4.3
1106 votes
131
Saint Vitus
Born Too Late

Rating: 4.3
300 votes
132
Electric Wizard
Dopethrone

Rating: 4.3
894 votes
133
Dream Theater
Images and Words

Rating: 4.29
2198 votes
134
Manilla Road
Spiral Castle

Rating: 4.29
34 votes
135
Manilla Road
Mystification

Rating: 4.29
58 votes
136
Alice In Chains
Jar of Flies

Rating: 4.29
1559 votes
137
Terrorizer
World Downfall

Rating: 4.29
263 votes
138
Virgin Steele
The Marriage of Heaven and Hell: Part II

Rating: 4.29
62 votes
139
Godflesh
Streetcleaner

Rating: 4.29
720 votes
140
The Angelic Process
Weighing Souls With Sand

Rating: 4.29
500 votes
141
Agent Steel
Unstoppable Force

Rating: 4.29
49 votes
142
Dark Tranquillity
The Gallery

Rating: 4.28
1586 votes
143
Voivod
Dimension Hatross

Rating: 4.28
530 votes
144
Cypress Hill
Cypress Hill

Rating: 4.28
309 votes
145
Kataxu
Hunger of Elements

Rating: 4.28
65 votes
146
The Ocean
Precambrian

Rating: 4.28
2445 votes
147
Helloween
Keeper of the Seven Keys Part I

Rating: 4.28
1122 votes
148
Fripp & Eno
Evening Star

Rating: 4.28
46 votes
149
Alice Cooper
Welcome to my Nightmare

Rating: 4.28
234 votes
150
Crotchduster
Big Fat Box of Shit

Rating: 4.28
64 votes
151
Cult of Luna
Somewhere Along the Highway

Rating: 4.28
1234 votes
152
Devin Townsend
Terria

Rating: 4.28
627 votes
153
Blind Guardian
Nightfall in Middle-Earth

Rating: 4.28
1388 votes
154
Gamma Ray
Somewhere Out in Space

Rating: 4.28
422 votes
155
Running Wild
Port Royal

Rating: 4.28
152 votes
156
Disillusion
Back To Times Of Splendor

Rating: 4.28
764 votes
157
DIR EN GREY
Rinkaku

Rating: 4.28
87 votes
158
Autopsy
Mental Funeral

Rating: 4.28
800 votes
159
Artillery
By Inheritance

Rating: 4.27
186 votes
160
Anthrax
Among the Living

Rating: 4.27
2462 votes
161
Vektor
Black Future

Rating: 4.27
542 votes
162
Motorhead
Overkill

Rating: 4.27
734 votes
163
Voivod
Nothingface

Rating: 4.27
544 votes
164
Anacrusis
Screams and Whispers

Rating: 4.27
372 votes
165
Razor
Evil Invaders

Rating: 4.27
101 votes
166
Motorhead
Ace of Spades

Rating: 4.27
1196 votes
167
King's X
Gretchen Goes to Nebraska

Rating: 4.27
98 votes
168
Rapture
Silent Stage

Rating: 4.26
68 votes
169
Dolorian
Voidwards

Rating: 4.26
51 votes
170
Locktender
Rodin

Rating: 4.26
34 votes
171
Paysage d'Hiver
Paysage d'Hiver

Rating: 4.26
131 votes
172
Paradise Lost
Draconian Times

Rating: 4.26
616 votes
173
Turbonegro
Apocalypse Dudes

Rating: 4.26
103 votes
174
Pestilence
Consuming Impulse

Rating: 4.26
734 votes
175
Darkthrone
A Blaze in the Northern Sky

Rating: 4.26
2355 votes
176
Mithotyn
In The Sign Of The Ravens

Rating: 4.26
31 votes
177
Slough Feg
Traveller

Rating: 4.26
144 votes
178
Tourniquet
Psycho Surgery

Rating: 4.26
148 votes
179
Fates Warning
Perfect Symmetry

Rating: 4.26
156 votes
180
Kamelot
The Black Halo

Rating: 4.25
2127 votes
181
Riot
Thundersteel

Rating: 4.25
165 votes
182
Overkill
The Years of Decay

Rating: 4.25
1128 votes
183
Sadus
Illusions

Rating: 4.25
288 votes
184
Incantation
Onward to Golgotha

Rating: 4.25
506 votes
185
Frightmare
Bringing Back The Bloodshed

Rating: 4.25
64 votes
186
Bethlehem
Dark Metal

Rating: 4.25
54 votes
187
Obsidian Kingdom
Torn and Burnt

Rating: 4.25
48 votes
188
Rhinocervs
RH-07

Rating: 4.25
32 votes
189
Iced Earth
Burnt Offerings

Rating: 4.25
1392 votes
190
Blue Oyster Cult
Secret Treaties

Rating: 4.25
162 votes
191
Anacrusis
Manic Impressions

Rating: 4.25
346 votes
192
Alice Cooper
Killer

Rating: 4.25
200 votes
193
Pain Of Salvation
Remedy Lane

Rating: 4.24
383 votes
194
Paradox
Heresy

Rating: 4.24
37 votes
195
Bruce Dickinson
The Chemical Wedding

Rating: 4.24
424 votes
196
Fall of Efrafa
Inle

Rating: 4.24
272 votes
197
Sodom
Persecution Mania

Rating: 4.24
1179 votes
198
Theatre Of Tragedy
Velvet Darkness They Fear

Rating: 4.24
120 votes
199
Immolation
Here in After

Rating: 4.24
290 votes
200
maudlin of the Well
Leaving Your Body Map

Rating: 4.24
518 votes



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