Best Rock Albums of 2008

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The Top Ten

1 Death Magnetic - Metallica Death Magnetic - Metallica

A Great Flash Back To Their Best Early Decade! I Just Can Call It An Album Full of Masterpieces!

What? This album was released in 2006.

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2 Indestructible - Disturbed Indestructible - Disturbed

I am a diehard Metallica fan, but Indestructible tops Death Magnetic by a long road. It has more and better riffs and solos as well as equivalent, if not better, singing and lyricism. Disturbed is the winner this year.

Indestructible and Scream Aim Fire are not only the two best albums of 2008, they are the best albums of all time.

I was pleased to see them so high on the list. - thunder850

This is an album any rock fan should have. - aeromaxx777

3 The Sound Of Madness - Shinedown The Sound Of Madness - Shinedown

Someone please take off awake by Dream Theater. The album was made in 1995.

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4 All Hope Is Gone - Slipknot All Hope Is Gone - Slipknot

Best album of 2008 but I would love to go with Death magnetic

I knew it would be on here

5 Appeal to Reason - Rise Against Appeal to Reason - Rise Against

One of the only punk rock bands that's still making good and non-commercial music, this album proves it, it proves there's still good punk-rock music, and songs like re-education, from heads unworthy or audience of one make the album definitely deserve to be in the top10, if not top5.

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6 Black Ice - AC/DC Black Ice - AC/DC

way better then chinese democracy. death magnetic is ok but this is still better

this should be #1
Black Ice was a amazing and rocking album! - OzzyVanHalen

Why Is This Down Here
Number 1 Album - rocker1796

Black ice should have been number one!

7 Road to Revolution: Live at Milton Keynes - Linkin Park Road to Revolution: Live at Milton Keynes - Linkin Park
8 3 Doors Down - 3 Doors Down 3 Doors Down - 3 Doors Down

This album looks great, because there is my best 3 Doors Down song, It's not my time. - 09ShamsulBahriel

9 Day & Age - The Killers Day & Age - The Killers

The Killers are honestly one of the best bands around nowadays - davee

10 Scream, Aim, Fire - Bullet for my Valentine Scream, Aim, Fire - Bullet for my Valentine

So many great songs in one album! Metallica had a few great songs. no comparison!

The Contenders

11 Only Through the Pain - Trapt Only Through the Pain - Trapt
12 Revelation - Journey Revelation - Journey
13 Light it Up - Rev Theory Light it Up - Rev Theory

Every single track was amazing. That never happens except for now.

14 Cinco Diablo - Saliva Cinco Diablo - Saliva
15 Awake - Dream Theater Awake - Dream Theater

the last album to feature keyboardist/lyricist kevin moore. his song writing skills are unparalleled. you can't call yourself a metal fan if you haven't listened to this album. - deadgrass27

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16 The Illusion of Progress - Staind The Illusion of Progress - Staind
17 Simple Plan - Simple Plan Simple Plan - Simple Plan

I just love this album. There is one of the bests Simple Plan albums, with Your love is a lie, When I'm gone, No love, Generation, Take my hand... Totally recommended!

18 Viva la Vida or Death and All His Friends - Coldplay
19 4:13 Dream - The Cure 4:13 Dream - The Cure
20 Songs From the Sparkle Lounge - Def Leppard Songs From the Sparkle Lounge - Def Leppard
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1. Accelerate - R.E.M
2. 4:13 Dream - The Cure
3. Viva la Vida or Death and All His Friends - Coldplay
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1. Road to Revolution: Live at Milton Keynes - Linkin Park
2. Indestructible - Disturbed
3. Appeal to Reason - Rise Against
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1. The Sound Of Madness - Shinedown
2. All Hope Is Gone - Slipknot
3. Death Magnetic - Metallica
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