Top 10 Best Metal Albums of 1996

The Top Ten

1 The Great Southern Trendkill - Pantera

Pantera's most extreme record...and oddly, their most mellow depending on how you look at it. Their are three "mellow" songs by Pantera standards here. 10's, Floods, and Grammy Nominated Suicide Note Pt. 1 Many Pantera fans cite this as their favorite record. a Fantastic classic.

1. The Great Southern Trendkill
2. Aenema
3. Wiseblood
4. October Rust
5. Evil Empire

2 Morningrise - Opeth
3 Dark Saga - Iced Earth
4 Filosofem - Burzum

How is this not even in the top ten? - Rambles

5 None So Vile - Cryptopsy
6 Swansong - Carcass
7 Ænima - Tool
8 Load - Metallica
9 Crimson - Edge of Sanity
10 Antichrist - Gorgoroth

The Newcomers

? Nord... - Setherial
? Opus IV - Abigor

The Contenders

11 Brave Murder Day - Katatonia
12 Overnight Sensation - Motörhead
13 The Graveyard - King Diamond
14 Nemesis Divina - Satyricon
15 Blood On Ice - Bathory
16 Abducted - Hypocrisy
17 Purpendicular - Deep Purple
18 Predator - Accept
19 Angry Machines - Dio
20 Elegy - Amorphis
21 Life Is Peachy - Korn
22 Stormblåst - Dimmu Borgir
23 Evil Empire - Rage Against the Machine
24 The Secrets of the Black Arts - Dark Funeral
25 Here in After - Immolation
26 Episode - Stratovarius
27 Louder Than Hell - Manowar
28 Antichrist Superstar - Marilyn Manson
29 October Rust - Type O Negative
30 Irreligious - Moonspell
31 Trading Pieces - Deeds of Flesh
32 Heaven Shall Burn... When We are Gathered - Marduk
33 Supernatural Birth Machine - Cathedral
34 The Divine Wings of Tragedy - Symphony X

No, it's not 1996. It's 1997 - Metal_Treasure

35 Grom - Behemoth
36 Dusk... and Her Embrace - Cradle of Filth
37 Total Death - Darkthrone
38 Vile - Cannibal Corpse
39 Purification Through Violence - Dying Fetus
40 Hacked Up for Barbecue - Mortician
41 Psychostasia - Adramelech
42 Memoria Vetusta I: Fathers of the Icy Age - Blut Aus Nord
43 Far Away from the Sun - Sacramentum
44 Thy Dying Light - Judas Iscariot
45 The Cold Earth Slept Below... - Judas Iscariot
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Top Remixes (6)

1. Morningrise - Opeth
2. None So Vile - Cryptopsy
3. Filosofem - Burzum
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1. Filosofem - Burzum
2. Morningrise - Opeth
3. Dark Saga - Iced Earth
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1. Filosofem - Burzum
2. None So Vile - Cryptopsy
3. Crimson - Edge of Sanity
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