Best Metal Albums of 1990

The Top Ten

1 Rust In Peace - Megadeth
2 Painkiller - Judas Priest
3 Cowboys from Hell - Pantera

Cowboys From Hell is a brilliant record. It relaunched the band as it is the first record WRITTEN with Phil Anselmo start to finish for the band. A Major step up over Power Metal which is also underrated.

1. Cowboys From Hell
2. Rust In Peace
3. Seasons In The Abyss
4. Painkiller
5. Persistence Of Time (also underrated)
6. Facelift

4 Seasons In the Abyss - Slayer
5 Empire - Queensryche
6 Spiritual Healing - Death

Most underrated death album
best songs in my opinion
living monostrity
altering the future
spiritual healing
genetic reconstruction

7 Persistence of Time - Anthrax
8 Souls of Black - Testament
9 Left Hand Path - Entombed
10 Never, Neverland - Annihilator

The Contenders

11 Twisted Into Form - Forbidden
12 Hammerheart - Bathory
13 Coma of Souls - Kreator
14 Cause of Death - Obituary
15 Act III - Death Angel
16 Tattooed Millionaire - Bruce Dickinson
17 Facelift - Alice In Chains
18 Iced Earth - Iced Earth
19 Deicide - Deicide
20 Weapons of Our Warfare - Deliverance
21 Fallen Angel of Doom - Blasphemy
22 Hallucinations - Atrocity
23 The Razor's Edge - AC/DC
24 No Prayer for the Dying - Iron Maiden
25 Sanity Obscure - Believer
26 Tales from the Twilight World - Blind Guardian
27 Into Darkness - Winter
28 Spectrum of Death - Morbid Saint
29 Lost Paradise - Paradise Lost
30 Vanity/Nemesis - Celtic Frost
31 The Eye - King Diamond
32 The Key - Nocturnus
33 A Social Grace - Psychotic Waltz
34 The American Way - Sacred Reich
35 Eaten Back to Life - Cannibal Corpse
36 Better Off Dead - Sodom
37 Dark Recollections - Carnage
38 Harmony Corruption - Napalm Death
39 Paradise Lost - Lost Paradise
40 Subconscious Terror - Benediction
41 The Awakening - Merciless
42 Cadaver - Hallucinating Anxiety
43 Hallucinating Anxiety - Cadaver
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Top Remixes (6)

1. Empire - Queensryche
2. Left Hand Path - Entombed
3. Hammerheart - Bathory
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1. Rust In Peace - Megadeth
2. Painkiller - Judas Priest
3. Cowboys from Hell - Pantera
Rambles
1. Fallen Angel of Doom - Blasphemy
2. Hallucinations - Atrocity
3. Rust In Peace - Megadeth
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