Best Albums From Thrash Metal's Big 4


The Top Ten

1 Rust In Peace - Megadeth

There is Rust in Peace... and then the rest can fight for 2nd place

6 Dollars at Family Dollar

Hangar 18, Tornado Of Souls, Holy Wars, Five Magics, Take No Prisoners... I CAN't speak anymore

Either this album or And Justice for all should be number 1, even though Anthrax's Among the living is great. - Metalfan2112

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2 Ride the Lightning - Metallica

The ultimate Trash Metal album! - Userguy44

Best Metallica Album Masterpiece

Master of puppets is the best, but I ve voted for this to become number one, because mop, rtj and ajfa are absolutely the best ever.

3 Reign In Blood - Slayer

Shreds you to pieces in under 30 minutes.

Where Are You Slayer Fans?
Come on and Vote for the heaviset Album of all time...
This Album Influence on the death metal, What more can I Say?
(Sorry for bad English :)) )

4 Master of Puppets - Metallica

Rust in piece my ass.

Pastor of Muffets.

5 Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? - Megadeth

Simply The best.

6 Among the Living - Anthrax

A true thrash masterpiece not one bad track on the whole album

7 Seasons In the Abyss - Slayer
8 Kill Em All - Metallica
9 ...And Justice for All - Metallica

The most complex Metallica had ever gotten

10 Spreading the Disease - Anthrax

This IS the best album of all time. Anthrax is clearly the most underrated band of the big four even if they are way better. This album contains madhouse, gunh-ho, Medusa, stand or fall, the enemy, aftershock, A.I.R. and lone Justice and I know by heart all of theme.

The Contenders

11 South of Heaven - Slayer
12 Killing Is My Business... and Business Is Good! - Megadeth

It's underrated. Please vote. It's just speed. Not slow paced like Metallica

13 Hell Awaits - Slayer

This will be a fight between slayer, sacrifice, sodom and megadeth, metallica should fight against blutengel or baby metal... Long live darkest thrash record of slayer, no one equals!

14 Countdown to Extinction - Megadeth

This is not a thrash album at all. Not even close. This album sucks - Sabbath

Metallica fangirl spotted.

15 Endgame - Megadeth

This whole album is amazing. Dioletic chaos/this day we fight is jaw dropping - Sabbath

16 Persistence of Time - Anthrax
17 Hardwired... to Self-Destruct - Metallica
18 State of Euphoria - Anthrax
19 Death Magnetic - Metallica

Clean, heavy, creative, killer riffs; what more could you ask for?

20 Show No Mercy - Slayer


21 God Hates Us All - Slayer
22 Metallica - Metallica
23 So Far, So Good... So What? - Megadeth

My personal favorite megadeth album

24 The System Has Failed - Megadeth
25 Dystopia - Megadeth
26 For All Kings - Anthrax

Every albums after St.Anger and Re load are way better than the ones before them. SFSGSW Is what better than St.Anger

27 Repentless - Slayer
28 Worship Music - Anthrax
29 Youthanasia - Megadeth
30 Fistful of Metal - Anthrax
31 World Painted Blood - Slayer
32 Reload - Metallica
33 Christ Illusion - Slayer
34 Th1rt3en - Megadeth
35 Sound of White Noise - Anthrax
36 United Abominations - Megadeth
37 We've Come for You All - Anthrax
38 Cryptic Writings - Megadeth
39 Volume 8: The Threat is Real - Anthrax
40 The World Needs a Hero - Megadeth
41 Load - Metallica
42 Divine Intervention - Slayer
43 Stomp 442 - Anthrax
44 Diabolus in Musica - Slayer
45 Super Collider - Megadeth
46 Risk - Megadeth
47 St. Anger - Metallica
48 Undisputed Attitude - Slayer
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Top Remixes (15)

1. Reign In Blood - Slayer
2. Rust In Peace - Megadeth
3. Hell Awaits - Slayer
1. Among the Living - Anthrax
2. Rust In Peace - Megadeth
3. Reign In Blood - Slayer
1. Ride the Lightning - Metallica
2. Seasons In the Abyss - Slayer
3. Reign In Blood - Slayer

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