Greatest Metal Albums

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201 10000 Days - Tool

right in two, 10,000 days... the lyrics in this two songs.. incredible
- saeth

It is one of the best metal album from one of the greatest band in history of metal

Vicariously I live while the whole world dies. Much better you than I.

come on. vicarious, the pot, jambi

202 Children of Bodom - Hatebreeder
203 Bathory - Blood Fire Death Bathory - Blood Fire Death Bathory was a Swedish Black/Viking Metal band formed in 1983 by Quorthon and Jonas Ã…kerlund. Bathory's first 4 albums layed the blueprint for Scandinavian Black Metal. Quorthon is often credited with creating the "shrieking" vocal style of Black Metal. Their 5th album, Hammerheart (1990) displayed more. V 1 Comment
204 Blackout - Scorpions

This is their heaviest album and I really think it is metal. Just listen to Blackout, Now, Dynamite and to all the other classics and this one - DarkSideOfDragons

205 Overkill - Ironbound

This albums reminds me very much of Master Of Puppets or Rust In Peace

206 Metallica - Hardwired... to Self-Destruct
207 Mudvayne - L.D. 50
208 Motley Crue - Dr.Feelgood
209 Mastodon - Leviathan

This album is considered a heavy metal classic; James from Metallica told Troy and Brent at a support gig that they're handing over the metal torch to Mastodon.

Lmao! They've been trying to pass that torch on for decades but no one has stepped up to the plate and taken it. I'm sure it was a huge compliment to Mastodon though.

210 Ascendancy - Trivium

Yes, it is immense. They have probably released 5 top albums and a couple of good ones. Who's complaining?

The only word to describe this album is insane

211 Iron Maiden - Brave New World
212 Clayman - In Flames
213 Opeth - Morningrise

One of the best Prog metal albums

214 From Mars to Sirius - Gojira

Come on... The best metal band nowadays, in studio and on stage... FMTS is one of these albums that perfectly mix brutality and subtility, I mean, come on, Flying Whales, Where Dragons Dwell, Backbone, The Heaviest Matter Of The Universe are balanced by tracks like From Mars, Unicorn or Global Warming in such a smart way! One of the very best, deserves at least its place in the Top 50.

215 The Chemical Wedding - Bruce Dickinson
216 Mayhem - De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas
217 Sepultura - Beneath the Remains

Frenetic riffing. Blistering solos. Aggression personified. This is their best by far. Andreas Kisser is one of the best guitarists on the planet.

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218 Annihilator - Never, Neverland

I don't get all the fuss over this one. It pales in comparison to their previous album.

219 Indestructible - Disturbed V 2 Comments
220 Cannibal Corpse - The Bleeding

This should be at top 20 list

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