Top 10 Metal Albums You Must Hear Before You Die

Keep in mind that this list is only directed towards metal music so no hard rock or rock albums in general are allowed

The Top Ten

1 Ride the Lightning - Metallica

Defiantly their best album - MetalWorldOrder

2 Vulgar Display of Power - Pantera

Hell yes - MetalWorldOrder

3 At the Edge of Time - Blind Guardian

Masterpiece - MetalWorldOrder

Best modern metal album - jack2244

Epic and perfect album. Great composing skills. Superior vocals.
You may hear a huge choir but there's no real choir on this album - Hansi provides all vocals, including the multi-layered backing vocals with the harmonies. And he records every vocal track individually, no studio tricks. - Metal_Treasure

4 Reign In Blood - Slayer

This kicks ass - MetalWorldOrder

5 Alice in Hell - Annihilator

Thrash metal masterpiece - Metal_Treasure

6 Rust In Peace - Megadeth
7 Powerslave - Iron Maiden
8 Symbolic - Death

A true Masterpiece - MetalWorldOrder

9 Painkiller - Judas Priest
10 Screaming for Vengance - Judas Priest

The Contenders

11 Seasons in the Abyss - Slayer
12 The Number of the Beast - Iron Maiden

Yes, mainly for HBTN. - Metal_Treasure

13 The Sound of Perseverance - Death
14 Master of Puppets - Metallica
15 Peace Sells... but Who's Buying? - Megadeth
16 Blackwater Park - Opeth

Almost perfect album - MetalWorldOrder

17 Far Beyond Driven - Pantera
18 Crack the Skye - Mastodon
19 The Years of Decay - Overkill
20 The Great Southern Trendkill - Pantera
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1. Ride the Lightning - Metallica
2. Vulgar Display of Power - Pantera
3. At the Edge of Time - Blind Guardian
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1. Ride the Lightning - Metallica
2. Reign In Blood - Slayer
3. At the Edge of Time - Blind Guardian
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