Best Rock Albums of 2008


The Top Ten

1 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

2 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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3 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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4 Road to Revolution: Live at Milton Keynes - Linkin Park
5 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

6 Only Through the Pain - Trapt
7 The Sound Of Madness - Shinedown

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

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8 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!

9 Day & Age - The Killers

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

10 3 Doors Down - 3 Doors Down

The Contenders

11 Scream, Aim, Fire - Bullet for my Valentine

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

12 Revelation - Journey
13 Accelerate - R.E.M
14 Chinese Democracy - Guns N Roses

a good list with good items but this is the best - ronluna

15 Viva la Vida or Death and All His Friends - Coldplay
16 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!

17 4:13 Dream - The Cure
18 The Red Album - Weezer
19 Consoler Of The Lonely - The Raconteurs
20 The Slip - Nine Inch Nails
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Top Remixes (4)

1. Black Ice - AC/DC
2. Death Magnetic - Metallica
3. Indestructible - Disturbed
1. Accelerate - R.E.M
2. 4:13 Dream - The Cure
3. Viva la Vida or Death and All His Friends - Coldplay
1. Road to Revolution: Live at Milton Keynes - Linkin Park
2. Indestructible - Disturbed
3. Appeal to Reason - Rise Against

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