Greatest Metal Albums of the 2000s

The Top Ten

1 Blackwater Park - Opeth
2 Brave New World - Iron Maiden
3 Toxicity - System of a Down
4 Lateralus - Tool
5 Iowa - Slipknot
6 Follow the Reaper - Children of Bodom
7 Octavarium - Dream Theater
8 Alive or Just Breathing - Killswitch Engage
9 Voice of Steel - Nokturnal Mortum
10 Evil Never Dies - Toxic Holocaust

The Contenders

11 Annihilation of the Wicked - Nile
12 Remedy Lane - Pain of Salvation
13 In the Rectory of the Bizarre Reverend - Reverend Bizarre
14 Waking the Fallen - Avenged Sevenfold
15 Beyond the Permafrost - Skeletonwitch
16 Horror Show - Iced Earth
17 Viva Emptiness - Katatonia
18 Watching from a Distance - Warning
19 Ashes of the Wake - Lamb of God
20 Back to Times of Splendor - Disillusion
21 Defender of the Crown - Brocas Helm
22 Crack the Skye - Mastodon

This album definitely needs to be pushed up pure masterpiece! - horrorfan89

This album should be number 1 one of the greatist heavy metal albums of all time!

23 Fate of Norns - Amon Amarth
24 This Godless Endeavor - Nevermore
25 Slaughtercult - Exhumed
26 Ashes Against the Grain - Agalloch
27 The Art of Balance - Shadows Fall
28 Leviathan - Mastodon
29 The Fall of Ideals - All That Remains
30 Colors - Between the Buried and Me
31 A Night at the Opera - Blind Guardian
32 Endgame - Megadeth

It's the best album from megadeth! The only one can beat the rust in peace.

An excellent album that epitomizes what Megadeth can do.

33 The Blackening - Machine Head
34 The Mantle - Agalloch
35 Night Eternal - Moonspell
36 Jane Doe - Converge
37 Nightmare - Avenged Sevenfold
38 Down III: Over the Under - Down

Aweesome southern sludgy metal album crazy good lyrics from phil anselmo - horrorfan89

39 Death Magnetic - Metallica
40 Shogun - Trivium

Best Metal album of the 2000s, along with The Blackening, Death Magnetic and The Poison m/ m/ - KMalik993

41 Monotheist - Celtic Frost
42 Down Among the Deadmen - The Weird Lord Slough Feg
43 Frail Words Collapse - As I Lay Dying
44 The Sickness - Disturbed
45 Scream Aim Fire - Bullet for My Valentine
46 Blood Mountain - Mastodon
47 World Painted Blood - Slayer
48 Down II: A Bustle in Your Hedgerow... - Down
49 A Matter of Life and Death - Iron Maiden

Only their most awesome album since 2000! You gotta love "The Reincarnation Of Benjamin Breeg".

50 The War Within - Shadows Fall
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Top Remixes (4)

1. Voice of Steel - Nokturnal Mortum
2. In the Rectory of the Bizarre Reverend - Reverend Bizarre
3. Watching from a Distance - Warning
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1. Brave New World - Iron Maiden
2. Blackwater Park - Opeth
3. Remedy Lane - Pain of Salvation
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1. Annihilation of the Wicked - Nile
2. Horror Show - Iced Earth
3. Blackwater Park - Opeth
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