Best Metal Albums of All Time

Genre:  Year:  

01
Scald
Will Of The Gods Is Great Power

Rating: 4.66
38 votes
02
Megadeth
Rust in Peace

Rating: 4.58
11007 votes
03
Black Sabbath
Paranoid

Rating: 4.52
6008 votes
04
Death
Symbolic

Rating: 4.51
4586 votes
05
Judas Priest
Painkiller

Rating: 4.5
2808 votes
06
Godspeed You! Black Emperor
F#A# (Infinity)

Rating: 4.49
2424 votes
07
Opeth
Blackwater Park

Rating: 4.48
8780 votes
08
Iron Maiden
Powerslave

Rating: 4.48
7839 votes
09
Godspeed You! Black Emperor
Lift Your Skinny Fists Like Antennas...

Rating: 4.48
2493 votes
10
Godspeed You! Black Emperor
Slow Riot For New Zero Kanada

Rating: 4.48
1466 votes
11
Opeth
Still Life

Rating: 4.48
5852 votes
12
Rainbow
Rising

Rating: 4.47
542 votes
13
Godspeed You! Black Emperor
F#A#(Infinity) [Vinyl]

Rating: 4.46
367 votes
14
Queensryche
Operation: Mindcrime

Rating: 4.46
1784 votes
15
Tool
Lateralus

Rating: 4.45
9542 votes
16
Tool
Aenima

Rating: 4.45
8568 votes
17
Black Sabbath
Master of Reality

Rating: 4.45
3912 votes
18
Judas Priest
Sad Wings of Destiny

Rating: 4.44
1732 votes
19
Iron Maiden
The Number of the Beast

Rating: 4.43
8721 votes
20
Metallica
Master of Puppets

Rating: 4.43
17862 votes
21
Death
Human

Rating: 4.43
3828 votes
22
Immolation
Close to a World Below

Rating: 4.43
684 votes
23
Rage Against the Machine
Rage Against the Machine

Rating: 4.43
3368 votes
24
maudlin of the Well
Bath

Rating: 4.42
873 votes
25
Black Sabbath
Black Sabbath

Rating: 4.42
4206 votes
26
Neurosis
Through Silver in Blood

Rating: 4.42
2790 votes
27
Dissection
Storm of the Light's Bane

Rating: 4.42
1700 votes
28
Diamond Head
Lightning to the Nations

Rating: 4.42
576 votes
29
Kalmah
Svieri Obraza

Rating: 4.42
36 votes
30
X Japan
Art of Life

Rating: 4.41
866 votes
31
Cryptopsy
None So Vile

Rating: 4.41
1475 votes
32
Jason Becker
Perpetual Burn

Rating: 4.41
143 votes
33
Alice In Chains
Dirt

Rating: 4.4
2831 votes
34
Edge of Sanity
Crimson

Rating: 4.4
2085 votes
35
Faith No More
Angel Dust

Rating: 4.4
1615 votes
36
Dio
Holy Diver

Rating: 4.4
3036 votes
37
Candlemass
Epicus Doomicus Metallicus

Rating: 4.4
840 votes
38
Mercyful Fate
Melissa

Rating: 4.4
1431 votes
39
Coroner
Mental Vortex

Rating: 4.39
534 votes
40
Death
The Sound of Perseverance

Rating: 4.39
3860 votes
41
Dream Theater
Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes from a Memory

Rating: 4.39
2316 votes
42
Heathen
Victims of Deception

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

Rating: 4.39
716 votes
44
Metallica
Ride the Lightning

Rating: 4.38
15501 votes
45
Warlord
Deliver Us

Rating: 4.38
34 votes
46
Front Line Assembly
Tactical Neural Implant

Rating: 4.38
59 votes
47
Pagan Altar
Mythical & Magical

Rating: 4.38
87 votes
48
Mercyful Fate
Don't Break the Oath

Rating: 4.38
1317 votes
49
Thy Catafalque
Tűnő Idő Tárlat

Rating: 4.38
82 votes
50
Atheist
Unquestionable Presence

Rating: 4.38
2120 votes
51
Strapping Young Lad
City

Rating: 4.38
910 votes
52
Converge
Jane Doe

Rating: 4.38
3310 votes
53
Emperor
In the Nightside Eclipse

Rating: 4.38
2140 votes
54
Demolition Hammer
Epidemic of Violence

Rating: 4.38
416 votes
55
Isis
Panopticon

Rating: 4.37
6225 votes
56
Dismember
Like an Ever Flowing Stream

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

Rating: 4.37
606 votes
58
Stam1na
Uudet Kymmenen Käskyä

Rating: 4.37
57 votes
59
Psychotic Waltz
A Social Grace

Rating: 4.37
112 votes
60
Skyclad
Prince of the Poverty Line

Rating: 4.37
52 votes
61
Morbid Angel
Altars of Madness

Rating: 4.36
987 votes
62
Ulver
Bergtatt

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

Rating: 4.36
58 votes
64
King Diamond
Abigail

Rating: 4.36
766 votes
65
Suffocation
Pierced from Within

Rating: 4.36
711 votes
66
Slayer
Reign in Blood

Rating: 4.36
3337 votes
67
Virgin Steele
Invictus

Rating: 4.36
76 votes
68
Forefather
Steadfast

Rating: 4.36
38 votes
69
Bathory
Blood Fire Death

Rating: 4.35
1320 votes
70
Deftones
White Pony

Rating: 4.35
7032 votes
71
Pagan Altar
The Lords of Hypocrisy

Rating: 4.35
51 votes
72
Thought Industry
Mods Carve The Pig

Rating: 4.35
77 votes
73
Toxik
Think This

Rating: 4.35
304 votes
74
Agalloch
The Mantle

Rating: 4.35
3236 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: 4.35
1044 votes
78
Haggard
And Thou Shalt Trust The Seer

Rating: 4.34
32 votes
79
Aspid
Extravasation

Rating: 4.34
203 votes
80
Morbid Saint
Spectrum of Death

Rating: 4.34
446 votes
81
Esoteric
The Pernicious Enigma

Rating: 4.34
106 votes
82
Black Sabbath
Heaven and Hell

Rating: 4.34
2550 votes
83
DIR EN GREY
Hageshisa To, Kono Mune no Naka de Karamitsuita...

Rating: 4.34
111 votes
84
The Ruins Of Beverast
Rain Upon The Impure

Rating: 4.34
98 votes
85
Burzum
Hvis lyset tar oss

Rating: 4.34
1107 votes
86
Gorguts
Obscura

Rating: 4.34
1238 votes
87
Theocracy
Mirror Of Souls

Rating: 4.34
134 votes
88
Suffocation
Effigy of the Forgotten

Rating: 4.33
624 votes
89
Down
NOLA

Rating: 4.33
1274 votes
90
Virgin Steele
The House of Atreus: Act I

Rating: 4.33
66 votes
91
Soundgarden
Superunknown

Rating: 4.33
2081 votes
92
Jason Becker
Perspective

Rating: 4.33
47 votes
93
Psychotic Waltz
Into the Everflow

Rating: 4.33
90 votes
94
Neurosis
The Eye of Every Storm

Rating: 4.32
2427 votes
95
Botch
We Are the Romans

Rating: 4.32
1342 votes
96
Crimson Glory
Transcendence

Rating: 4.32
190 votes
97
Thin Lizzy
Jailbreak

Rating: 4.32
306 votes
98
Pain Of Salvation
The Perfect Element, Part 1

Rating: 4.32
366 votes
99
Agalloch
Ashes Against the Grain

Rating: 4.32
3048 votes
100
Cynic
Focus

Rating: 4.32
3664 votes
101
Emperor
Anthems to the Welkin at Dusk

Rating: 4.32
1534 votes
102
Iron Maiden
Seventh Son of a Seventh Son

Rating: 4.31
5547 votes
103
Estatic Fear
A Sombre Dance

Rating: 4.31
150 votes
104
Judas Priest
Stained Class

Rating: 4.31
1362 votes
105
Paramaecium
Exhumed of the Earth

Rating: 4.31
48 votes
106
Moonsorrow
Verisakeet

Rating: 4.31
233 votes
107
Coroner
No More Color

Rating: 4.31
488 votes
108
Necrophobic
The Nocturnal Silence

Rating: 4.31
274 votes
109
Angra
Temple of Shadows

Rating: 4.31
340 votes
110
DIR EN GREY
Filth

Rating: 4.31
39 votes
111
Sepultura
Beneath the Remains

Rating: 4.31
1596 votes
112
Wolfchant
Bloody Tales of Disgraced Lands

Rating: 4.31
36 votes
113
Tiamat
Wildhoney

Rating: 4.31
534 votes
114
Paysage d'Hiver
Winterkaelte

Rating: 4.31
134 votes
115
Megadeth
Peace Sells... but Who's Buying?

Rating: 4.3
7665 votes
116
Death
Individual Thought Patterns

Rating: 4.3
2958 votes
117
Blind Guardian
Imaginations from the Other Side

Rating: 4.3
972 votes
118
Empyrium
Weiland

Rating: 4.3
121 votes
119
Entombed
Left Hand Path

Rating: 4.3
583 votes
120
Rosetta
The Galilean Satellites

Rating: 4.3
1098 votes
121
Isis
Oceanic

Rating: 4.3
5094 votes
122
Sodom
Agent Orange

Rating: 4.3
1620 votes
123
Moonsorrow
Kivenkantaja

Rating: 4.3
220 votes
124
Tad Morose
Modus Vivendi

Rating: 4.3
60 votes
125
William Basinski
The Disintegration Loops IV

Rating: 4.3
50 votes
126
Saint Vitus
Born Too Late

Rating: 4.3
298 votes
127
Candlemass
Nightfall

Rating: 4.3
628 votes
128
Electric Wizard
Dopethrone

Rating: 4.3
891 votes
129
Terrorizer
World Downfall

Rating: 4.3
262 votes
130
Samothrace
Life's Trade

Rating: 4.3
66 votes
131
Boris
Boris At Last - Feedbacker

Rating: 4.3
728 votes
132
Dream Theater
Images and Words

Rating: 4.29
2193 votes
133
Manilla Road
Spiral Castle

Rating: 4.29
34 votes
134
Manilla Road
Mystification

Rating: 4.29
58 votes
135
Alice In Chains
Jar of Flies

Rating: 4.29
1553 votes
136
Virgin Steele
The Marriage of Heaven and Hell: Part II

Rating: 4.29
62 votes
137
The Angelic Process
Weighing Souls With Sand

Rating: 4.29
500 votes
138
Voivod
Dimension Hatross

Rating: 4.29
528 votes
139
Agent Steel
Unstoppable Force

Rating: 4.29
49 votes
140
Cypress Hill
Cypress Hill

Rating: 4.28
309 votes
141
Kataxu
Hunger of Elements

Rating: 4.28
65 votes
142
Godflesh
Streetcleaner

Rating: 4.28
706 votes
143
The Ocean
Precambrian

Rating: 4.28
2436 votes
144
Dark Tranquillity
The Gallery

Rating: 4.28
1572 votes
145
Fripp & Eno
Evening Star

Rating: 4.28
46 votes
146
Alice Cooper
Welcome to my Nightmare

Rating: 4.28
234 votes
147
Crotchduster
Big Fat Box of Shit

Rating: 4.28
64 votes
148
Locktender
Rodin

Rating: 4.28
32 votes
149
Devin Townsend
Terria

Rating: 4.28
623 votes
150
Helloween
Keeper of the Seven Keys Part I

Rating: 4.28
1114 votes
151
Disillusion
Back To Times Of Splendor

Rating: 4.28
762 votes
152
Cult of Luna
Somewhere Along the Highway

Rating: 4.28
1234 votes
153
Holy Moses
Finished with the Dogs

Rating: 4.28
68 votes
154
Blind Guardian
Nightfall in Middle-Earth

Rating: 4.28
1384 votes
155
Vektor
Black Future

Rating: 4.28
538 votes
156
Running Wild
Port Royal

Rating: 4.28
152 votes
157
DIR EN GREY
Rinkaku

Rating: 4.28
87 votes
158
Anthrax
Among the Living

Rating: 4.28
2456 votes
159
Anacrusis
Screams and Whispers

Rating: 4.27
370 votes
160
Gamma Ray
Somewhere Out in Space

Rating: 4.27
422 votes
161
Artillery
By Inheritance

Rating: 4.27
186 votes
162
Autopsy
Mental Funeral

Rating: 4.27
796 votes
163
Motorhead
Overkill

Rating: 4.27
730 votes
164
Voivod
Nothingface

Rating: 4.27
544 votes
165
Razor
Evil Invaders

Rating: 4.27
101 votes
166
King's X
Gretchen Goes to Nebraska

Rating: 4.27
98 votes
167
Rapture
Silent Stage

Rating: 4.26
68 votes
168
Dolorian
Voidwards

Rating: 4.26
51 votes
169
Motorhead
Ace of Spades

Rating: 4.26
1188 votes
170
Paysage d'Hiver
Paysage d'Hiver

Rating: 4.26
127 votes
171
Paradise Lost
Draconian Times

Rating: 4.26
308 votes
172
Darkthrone
A Blaze in the Northern Sky

Rating: 4.26
2340 votes
173
Turbonegro
Apocalypse Dudes

Rating: 4.26
103 votes
174
Pestilence
Consuming Impulse

Rating: 4.26
728 votes
175
Tourniquet
Psycho Surgery

Rating: 4.26
146 votes
176
Anacrusis
Manic Impressions

Rating: 4.26
344 votes
177
Mithotyn
In The Sign Of The Ravens

Rating: 4.26
31 votes
178
Slough Feg
Traveller

Rating: 4.26
144 votes
179
Fates Warning
Perfect Symmetry

Rating: 4.26
312 votes
180
Incantation
Onward to Golgotha

Rating: 4.25
506 votes
181
Overkill
The Years of Decay

Rating: 4.25
750 votes
182
Riot
Thundersteel

Rating: 4.25
165 votes
183
Sadus
Illusions

Rating: 4.25
288 votes
184
maudlin of the Well
Leaving Your Body Map

Rating: 4.25
515 votes
185
Kamelot
The Black Halo

Rating: 4.25
2100 votes
186
Frightmare
Bringing Back The Bloodshed

Rating: 4.25
64 votes
187
Bethlehem
Dark Metal

Rating: 4.25
54 votes
188
Obsidian Kingdom
Torn and Burnt

Rating: 4.25
48 votes
189
Reverend Bizarre
Harbinger of Metal

Rating: 4.25
36 votes
190
Rhinocervs
RH-07

Rating: 4.25
32 votes
191
Fall of Efrafa
Inle

Rating: 4.25
270 votes
192
Blue Oyster Cult
Secret Treaties

Rating: 4.25
162 votes
193
Iced Earth
Burnt Offerings

Rating: 4.25
1386 votes
194
Alice Cooper
Killer

Rating: 4.25
200 votes
195
Paradox
Heresy

Rating: 4.24
37 votes
196
Bruce Dickinson
The Chemical Wedding

Rating: 4.24
424 votes
197
Sodom
Persecution Mania

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

Rating: 4.24
120 votes
199
Pain Of Salvation
Remedy Lane

Rating: 4.24
381 votes
200
Immolation
Here in After

Rating: 4.24
289 votes



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