Best Metal Albums of 2002

The Top Ten

1 Six Degrees of Inner Turbulence - Dream Theater
2 Deliverance - Opeth
3 Killing the Dragon - Dio
4 The Mantle - Agalloch
5 Remission - Mastodon
6 A Night at the Opera - Blind Guardian

One of the best, if not the best, Blind Guardian songs is on it (And Then There Was Silence), also - Battlefield, Age of False Innocence, Precious Jerusalem - Metal_Treasure

7 Down II: A Bustle in Your Hedgerow - Down

Phil Anselmo's first release of the year. Killer record with tons of variety. Highlights include the singles Ghosts Along The Mississippi and Beautifully Depressed along with ballads 'lies' and "learn from my mistake" Classic record

1. Down II
2. Use Once And Destroy
3. Audioslave.

8 Abigail II: The Revenge - King Diamond
9 Remedy Lane - Pain of Salvation
10 In Their Darkened Shrines - Nile

Unas Slayer of the Gods, The Blessed Dead - Metal_Treasure

The Newcomers

? The List - Axis of Advance

The Contenders

11 Waking the Fury - Annihilator

My fave songs: Ultra Motion, Prime Time Killing, Cold Blooded, The Blackest Day - Metal_Treasure

12 Nordland I - Bathory
13 Hammered - Motörhead
14 The Odyssey - Symphony X
15 Believe - Disturbed
16 Century Child - Nightwish
17 Stone Sour - Stone Sour
18 Crucible - Halford
19 The Metal Opera Part II - Avantasia
20 Reroute to Remain - In Flames
21 In the Rectory of the Bizarre Reverend - Reverend Bizarre
22 Invoking the Majestic Throne of Satan - Inquisition
23 To Embrace the Corpses Bleeding - Judas Iscariot
24 Inquisitors of Satan - Deathspell Omega
25 Audioslave - Audioslave
26 Crimson Thunder - Hammerfall
27 Comalies - Lacuna Coil
28 Consume the Forsaken - Disgorge
29 Over Bjoergvin Graater Himmerik - Taake
30 Of Beasts and Vultures - Azaghal
31 Die and Become - Fanisk
32 Steal This Album! - System of a Down
33 Nothing Remains the Same - Pain
34 Untouchables - Korn
35 Light of Day, Day of Darkness - Green Carnation
36 Sons of Northern Darkness - Immortal
37 A Flame to the Ground Beneath - Lost Horizon
38 Unholy Cult - Immolation
39 Gore Obsessed - Cannibal Corpse
40 Blasphemy - Incantation
41 Nihility - Decapitated
42 Revelations - Vader
43 Resurrection Through Carnage - Bloodbath
44 Use Once and Destroy - Superjoint Ritual
45 Disintegration of Thought Patterns During a Synthetic Mind Traveling Bliss - Dripping
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Top Remixes (6)

1. A Night at the Opera - Blind Guardian
2. Deliverance - Opeth
3. Six Degrees of Inner Turbulence - Dream Theater
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1. To Embrace the Corpses Bleeding - Judas Iscariot
2. Invoking the Majestic Throne of Satan - Inquisition
3. Inquisitors of Satan - Deathspell Omega
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1. Deliverance - Opeth
2. Remission - Mastodon
3. The Mantle - Agalloch
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