Greatest Hard Rock/Heavy Metal Albums Which Were Released in the 60s-70s

The Top Ten Greatest Hard Rock/Heavy Metal Albums Which Were Released in the 60s-70s

1 Deep Purple in Rock - Deep Purple

Basically, the birth of heavy metal and "hardening" of hard rock (1970) - Metal_Treasure

2 Rising - Rainbow

Where the metal epicness began (1976) - Metal_Treasure

3 Sad Wings of Destiny

A great album. - Metal_Treasure

4 Queen II - Queen

oh yes! - Metal_Treasure

5 Machine Head - Deep Purple

A masterpiece - Metal_Treasure

6 Paranoid - Black Sabbath
7 A Night at the Opera - Queen
8 Master of Reality - Black Sabbath
9 Hair of the Dog - Nazareth

Glad to see Nazareth on here, they are usually underrated - Metal_Treasure

10 Overkill - Motorhead

The Newcomers

? Rocks - Aerosmith
? Fly by Night - Rush

The Contenders

11 Look at Yourself - Uriah Heep
12 Montrose - Montrose
13 Led Zeppelin I - Led Zeppelin

This album is very overrated - most of the songs on it were rip offs and after lawsuits many songs were credited back to their original authors. - Metal_Treasure

14 Live and Dangerous - Thin Lizzy
15 Sabbath Bloody Sabbath - Black Sabbath
16 Alive! - Kiss
17 Carolina County Ball - Elf
18 Love Hunter - Whitesnake
19 Warrior on the Edge of Time - Hawkwind
20 Death Walks Behind You - Atomic Rooster
21 Strangers in the Night - Ufo
22 Narita - Riot
23 Kingdom Come - Sir Lord Baltimore
24 Lonesome Crow - Scorpions
25 Live in Japan - The Runaways
26 Vincebus Eruptum - Blue Cheer
27 Lucifer's Friend - Lucifer's Friend
28 Steppenwolf - Steppenwolf
29 Witchcraft Destroys Minds & Reaps Souls - Coven
30 Some Enchanted Evening - Blue Oyster Cult
31 Who's Next - The Who
32 Golden Earring - Golden Earring
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