Best Metal Albums of All Time

Genre:  Year:  

01
Neurosis/Tribes of Neurot
Times of Grace/Grace

Rating: 4.71
42 votes
02
Scald
Will Of The Gods Is Great Power

Rating: 4.66
38 votes
03
Megadeth
Rust in Peace

Rating: 4.58
11010 votes
04
Black Sabbath
Paranoid

Rating: 4.52
6008 votes
05
Death
Symbolic

Rating: 4.51
4590 votes
06
Judas Priest
Painkiller

Rating: 4.5
2812 votes
07
Godspeed You! Black Emperor
F#A# (Infinity)

Rating: 4.49
2426 votes
08
Opeth
Blackwater Park

Rating: 4.48
8782 votes
09
Iron Maiden
Powerslave

Rating: 4.48
7839 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
1467 votes
12
Opeth
Still Life

Rating: 4.48
5854 votes
13
Rainbow
Rising

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

Rating: 4.46
367 votes
15
Queensryche
Operation: Mindcrime

Rating: 4.46
1784 votes
16
Tool
Lateralus

Rating: 4.45
9544 votes
17
Tool
Aenima

Rating: 4.45
8570 votes
18
Black Sabbath
Master of Reality

Rating: 4.45
3912 votes
19
Judas Priest
Sad Wings of Destiny

Rating: 4.44
1734 votes
20
Iron Maiden
The Number of the Beast

Rating: 4.43
8721 votes
21
Metallica
Master of Puppets

Rating: 4.43
17865 votes
22
Death
Human

Rating: 4.43
3832 votes
23
Immolation
Close to a World Below

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

Rating: 4.43
3369 votes
25
Black Sabbath
Black Sabbath

Rating: 4.42
4206 votes
26
maudlin of the Well
Bath

Rating: 4.42
875 votes
27
Neurosis
Through Silver in Blood

Rating: 4.42
2796 votes
28
Dissection
Storm of the Light's Bane

Rating: 4.42
1702 votes
29
Diamond Head
Lightning to the Nations

Rating: 4.42
576 votes
30
Kalmah
Svieri Obraza

Rating: 4.42
36 votes
31
X Japan
Art of Life

Rating: 4.41
866 votes
32
Cryptopsy
None So Vile

Rating: 4.41
1477 votes
33
Jason Becker
Perpetual Burn

Rating: 4.41
143 votes
34
Alice In Chains
Dirt

Rating: 4.4
2832 votes
35
Edge of Sanity
Crimson

Rating: 4.4
2091 votes
36
Faith No More
Angel Dust

Rating: 4.4
1616 votes
37
Dio
Holy Diver

Rating: 4.4
2024 votes
38
Candlemass
Epicus Doomicus Metallicus

Rating: 4.4
840 votes
39
Mercyful Fate
Melissa

Rating: 4.4
1431 votes
40
Coroner
Mental Vortex

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

Rating: 4.39
2317 votes
42
Death
The Sound of Perseverance

Rating: 4.39
3864 votes
43
Devin Townsend
Ocean Machine: Biomech

Rating: 4.39
719 votes
44
Heathen
Victims of Deception

Rating: 4.39
474 votes
45
Metallica
Ride the Lightning

Rating: 4.38
15504 votes
46
Warlord
Deliver Us

Rating: 4.38
34 votes
47
Front Line Assembly
Tactical Neural Implant

Rating: 4.38
59 votes
48
Pagan Altar
Mythical & Magical

Rating: 4.38
58 votes
49
Mercyful Fate
Don't Break the Oath

Rating: 4.38
1317 votes
50
Thy Catafalque
Tűnő Idő Tárlat

Rating: 4.38
82 votes
51
Strapping Young Lad
City

Rating: 4.38
913 votes
52
Atheist
Unquestionable Presence

Rating: 4.38
2124 votes
53
Converge
Jane Doe

Rating: 4.38
3311 votes
54
Emperor
In the Nightside Eclipse

Rating: 4.38
2142 votes
55
Demolition Hammer
Epidemic of Violence

Rating: 4.38
416 votes
56
Isis
Panopticon

Rating: 4.37
6228 votes
57
Gamma Ray
Land of the Free

Rating: 4.37
606 votes
58
Dismember
Like an Ever Flowing Stream

Rating: 4.37
474 votes
59
Stam1na
Uudet Kymmenen Käskyä

Rating: 4.37
57 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
989 votes
63
Virgin Steele
The House of Atreus: Act II

Rating: 4.36
58 votes
64
Ulver
Bergtatt

Rating: 4.36
969 votes
65
King Diamond
Abigail

Rating: 4.36
766 votes
66
Suffocation
Pierced from Within

Rating: 4.36
713 votes
67
Bathory
Blood Fire Death

Rating: 4.36
1322 votes
68
Slayer
Reign in Blood

Rating: 4.36
6674 votes
69
Virgin Steele
Invictus

Rating: 4.36
76 votes
70
Forefather
Steadfast

Rating: 4.36
38 votes
71
Deftones
White Pony

Rating: 4.35
7032 votes
72
Pagan Altar
The Lords of Hypocrisy

Rating: 4.35
34 votes
73
Thought Industry
Mods Carve The Pig

Rating: 4.35
77 votes
74
Toxik
Think This

Rating: 4.35
304 votes
75
Agalloch
The Mantle

Rating: 4.35
3238 votes
76
Forest of Shadows
Where Dreams Turn to Dust EP

Rating: 4.35
69 votes
77
Unholy (FIN)
From the Shadows

Rating: 4.35
39 votes
78
Mr. Bungle
California

Rating: 4.35
1044 votes
79
Haggard
And Thou Shalt Trust The Seer

Rating: 4.34
32 votes
80
Morbid Saint
Spectrum of Death

Rating: 4.34
446 votes
81
Aspid
Extravasation

Rating: 4.34
204 votes
82
Esoteric
The Pernicious Enigma

Rating: 4.34
53 votes
83
Black Sabbath
Heaven and Hell

Rating: 4.34
2550 votes
84
DIR EN GREY
Hageshisa To, Kono Mune no Naka de Karamitsuita...

Rating: 4.34
111 votes
85
Gorguts
Obscura

Rating: 4.34
1242 votes
86
The Ruins Of Beverast
Rain Upon The Impure

Rating: 4.34
98 votes
87
Theocracy
Mirror Of Souls

Rating: 4.34
134 votes
88
Suffocation
Effigy of the Forgotten

Rating: 4.34
625 votes
89
Burzum
Hvis lyset tar oss

Rating: 4.34
1108 votes
90
Down
NOLA

Rating: 4.33
1276 votes
91
Virgin Steele
The House of Atreus: Act I

Rating: 4.33
66 votes
92
Jason Becker
Perspective

Rating: 4.33
47 votes
93
Soundgarden
Superunknown

Rating: 4.33
2082 votes
94
Psychotic Waltz
Into the Everflow

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

Rating: 4.32
2430 votes
96
Botch
We Are the Romans

Rating: 4.32
1343 votes
97
Crimson Glory
Transcendence

Rating: 4.32
190 votes
98
Thin Lizzy
Jailbreak

Rating: 4.32
306 votes
99
Pain Of Salvation
The Perfect Element, Part 1

Rating: 4.32
367 votes
100
Agalloch
Ashes Against the Grain

Rating: 4.32
3052 votes
101
Cynic
Focus

Rating: 4.32
3670 votes
102
Emperor
Anthems to the Welkin at Dusk

Rating: 4.32
1536 votes
103
Iron Maiden
Seventh Son of a Seventh Son

Rating: 4.31
5547 votes
104
Estatic Fear
A Sombre Dance

Rating: 4.31
150 votes
105
Judas Priest
Stained Class

Rating: 4.31
1362 votes
106
Paramaecium
Exhumed of the Earth

Rating: 4.31
48 votes
107
Coroner
No More Color

Rating: 4.31
488 votes
108
Moonsorrow
Verisakeet

Rating: 4.31
234 votes
109
Necrophobic
The Nocturnal Silence

Rating: 4.31
274 votes
110
Angra
Temple of Shadows

Rating: 4.31
340 votes
111
Tiamat
Wildhoney

Rating: 4.31
536 votes
112
DIR EN GREY
Filth

Rating: 4.31
39 votes
113
Sepultura
Beneath the Remains

Rating: 4.31
1598 votes
114
Wolfchant
Bloody Tales of Disgraced Lands

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

Rating: 4.3
7665 votes
116
Death
Individual Thought Patterns

Rating: 4.3
2960 votes
117
Blind Guardian
Imaginations from the Other Side

Rating: 4.3
972 votes
118
Empyrium
Weiland

Rating: 4.3
121 votes
119
Isis
Oceanic

Rating: 4.3
5100 votes
120
Sodom
Agent Orange

Rating: 4.3
1620 votes
121
Rosetta
The Galilean Satellites

Rating: 4.3
1100 votes
122
Tad Morose
Modus Vivendi

Rating: 4.3
60 votes
123
William Basinski
The Disintegration Loops IV

Rating: 4.3
50 votes
124
Paysage d'Hiver
Winterkaelte

Rating: 4.3
135 votes
125
Entombed
Left Hand Path

Rating: 4.3
584 votes
126
Saint Vitus
Born Too Late

Rating: 4.3
298 votes
127
Moonsorrow
Kivenkantaja

Rating: 4.3
221 votes
128
Candlemass
Nightfall

Rating: 4.3
628 votes
129
Electric Wizard
Dopethrone

Rating: 4.3
891 votes
130
Boris
Boris At Last - Feedbacker

Rating: 4.3
730 votes
131
Samothrace
Life's Trade

Rating: 4.3
66 votes
132
Dream Theater
Images and Words

Rating: 4.29
2194 votes
133
Terrorizer
World Downfall

Rating: 4.29
263 votes
134
Alice In Chains
Jar of Flies

Rating: 4.29
1553 votes
135
Virgin Steele
The Marriage of Heaven and Hell: Part II

Rating: 4.29
62 votes
136
The Angelic Process
Weighing Souls With Sand

Rating: 4.29
500 votes
137
Godflesh
Streetcleaner

Rating: 4.29
708 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
The Ocean
Precambrian

Rating: 4.28
2439 votes
142
Kataxu
Hunger of Elements

Rating: 4.28
65 votes
143
Dark Tranquillity
The Gallery

Rating: 4.28
1578 votes
144
Fripp & Eno
Evening Star

Rating: 4.28
46 votes
145
Alice Cooper
Welcome to my Nightmare

Rating: 4.28
234 votes
146
Crotchduster
Big Fat Box of Shit

Rating: 4.28
64 votes
147
Locktender
Rodin

Rating: 4.28
32 votes
148
Devin Townsend
Terria

Rating: 4.28
626 votes
149
Helloween
Keeper of the Seven Keys Part I

Rating: 4.28
1114 votes
150
Cult of Luna
Somewhere Along the Highway

Rating: 4.28
1236 votes
151
Holy Moses
Finished with the Dogs

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

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

Rating: 4.28
1384 votes
154
Running Wild
Port Royal

Rating: 4.28
152 votes
155
DIR EN GREY
Rinkaku

Rating: 4.28
87 votes
156
Anthrax
Among the Living

Rating: 4.28
2456 votes
157
Anacrusis
Screams and Whispers

Rating: 4.27
370 votes
158
Gamma Ray
Somewhere Out in Space

Rating: 4.27
422 votes
159
Artillery
By Inheritance

Rating: 4.27
186 votes
160
Vektor
Black Future

Rating: 4.27
540 votes
161
Autopsy
Mental Funeral

Rating: 4.27
800 votes
162
Motorhead
Overkill

Rating: 4.27
730 votes
163
Voivod
Nothingface

Rating: 4.27
544 votes
164
Razor
Evil Invaders

Rating: 4.27
101 votes
165
King's X
Gretchen Goes to Nebraska

Rating: 4.27
98 votes
166
Rapture
Silent Stage

Rating: 4.26
68 votes
167
Dolorian
Voidwards

Rating: 4.26
51 votes
168
Motorhead
Ace of Spades

Rating: 4.26
1188 votes
169
Paradise Lost
Draconian Times

Rating: 4.26
616 votes
170
Turbonegro
Apocalypse Dudes

Rating: 4.26
103 votes
171
Darkthrone
A Blaze in the Northern Sky

Rating: 4.26
2343 votes
172
Pestilence
Consuming Impulse

Rating: 4.26
730 votes
173
Anacrusis
Manic Impressions

Rating: 4.26
344 votes
174
Mithotyn
In The Sign Of The Ravens

Rating: 4.26
31 votes
175
Paysage d'Hiver
Paysage d'Hiver

Rating: 4.26
128 votes
176
Slough Feg
Traveller

Rating: 4.26
144 votes
177
Tourniquet
Psycho Surgery

Rating: 4.26
148 votes
178
Fates Warning
Perfect Symmetry

Rating: 4.26
156 votes
179
Incantation
Onward to Golgotha

Rating: 4.25
506 votes
180
Overkill
The Years of Decay

Rating: 4.25
1125 votes
181
Riot
Thundersteel

Rating: 4.25
165 votes
182
Sadus
Illusions

Rating: 4.25
288 votes
183
Kamelot
The Black Halo

Rating: 4.25
2103 votes
184
Frightmare
Bringing Back The Bloodshed

Rating: 4.25
64 votes
185
Bethlehem
Dark Metal

Rating: 4.25
54 votes
186
Obsidian Kingdom
Torn and Burnt

Rating: 4.25
48 votes
187
Rhinocervs
RH-07

Rating: 4.25
32 votes
188
Fall of Efrafa
Inle

Rating: 4.25
270 votes
189
Blue Oyster Cult
Secret Treaties

Rating: 4.25
162 votes
190
Iced Earth
Burnt Offerings

Rating: 4.25
1386 votes
191
Alice Cooper
Killer

Rating: 4.25
200 votes
192
maudlin of the Well
Leaving Your Body Map

Rating: 4.24
517 votes
193
Pain Of Salvation
Remedy Lane

Rating: 4.24
382 votes
194
Paradox
Heresy

Rating: 4.24
37 votes
195
Bruce Dickinson
The Chemical Wedding

Rating: 4.24
424 votes
196
Sodom
Persecution Mania

Rating: 4.24
1179 votes
197
Theatre Of Tragedy
Velvet Darkness They Fear

Rating: 4.24
120 votes
198
Immolation
Here in After

Rating: 4.24
290 votes
199
Overkill
Horrorscope

Rating: 4.24
843 votes
200
Sacramentum
Far Away from the Sun

Rating: 4.24
280 votes



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