Best 80s Metal Albums

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The Top Ten

1 Master of Puppets - Metallica

This album is amazing it should be higher

My personal favorite metal album. - Metarock

2 Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? - Megadeth
3 Reign In Blood - Slayer
4 The Number of the Beast - Iron Maiden
5 Heaven and Hell - Black Sabbath
6 Seventh Son of the Seventh Son - Iron Maiden

SSOTSS is more melodic than MOP - JOURNEYMAN

7 Screaming for Vengeance - Judas Priest
8 Powerslave - Iron Maiden

This album is better than The Number of the Beast in my opinion. My second favorite metal album. - Metarock

9 Holy Diver - Dio
10 Blood Fire Death - Bathory

The Contenders

11 Blizzard of Ozz - Ozzy Osbourne
12 Ace of Spades - Motorhead
13 Bathory - Bathory
14 Black Metal - Venom
15 Bonded by Blood - Exodus
16 Seven Churches - Possessed
17 Somewhere in Time - Iron Maiden
18 Scream Bloody Gore - Death
19 Don't Break the Oath - Mercyful Fate
20 Ride the Lightning - Metallica
21 South of Heaven - Slayer
22 Spreading the Disease - Anthrax
23 ... and Justice for All - Metallica
24 Among the Living - Anthrax
25 Operation: Mindcrime - Queensr├┐che
26 Kill 'em All - Metallica
27 Abigail - King Diamond
28 Morbid Tales - Celtic Frost
29 Melissa - Mercyful Fate
30 To Mega Therion - Celtic Frost
31 Bark at the Moon - Ozzy Osbourne
32 Into the Pandemonium - Celtic Frost
33 Diary of a Madman - Ozzy Osbourne
34 Agent Orange - Sodom
35 Fatal Portrait - King Diamond
36 Leprosy - Death
37 Them - King Diamond
38 The Ultimate Sin - Ozzy Osbourne
39 Iron Maiden - Iron Maiden
40 Killers - Iron Maiden
41 Piece of Mind - Iron Maiden
42 Hell Awaits - Slayer
43 So Far, So Good... So What! - Megadeth
44 Killing is My Business... and Business is Good! - Megadeth
45 Show No Mercy - Slayer
46 Keeper of the Seven Keys: Part I - Helloween
47 Follow the Blind - Blind Guardian
48 Keeper of the Seven Keys: Part II - Helloween
49 Battalions of Fear - Blind Guardian
50 Walls of Jericho - Helloween
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Top Remixes

1. Seventh Son of the Seventh Son - Iron Maiden
2. Screaming for Vengeance - Judas Priest
3. Master of Puppets - Metallica
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1. Master of Puppets - Metallica
2. The Number of the Beast - Iron Maiden
3. Reign In Blood - Slayer
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