Most Overhated Metal Albums

Albums that get loads of hate that really don't deserve it. This list will include all genres of metal including Nu Metal and Glam Metal.

The Top Ten

1 St. Anger - Metallica

It wasn't the greatest album but defiantly not the worst Metal album which was Lulu which deserves to be hated - christangrant

2 Volume 8 - The Threat is Real - Anthrax

This album is bad but its not all horrible like some people claim it to be this album is better than Stomp 442 - christangrant

3 Load - Metallica

I hate people who say this album is trash when there are good songs on the album - christangrant

4 Reload - Metallica

Same as Load it has good songs on it - christangrant

5 The X Factor - Iron Maiden

This album is ok but it's a bit overhated just because it's the first album with Blaze Bailey - christangrant

6 Lulu - Metallica and Lou Reed

It is bad but its not the worst metal album ever - christangrant

7 Jugulator - Judas Priest

Eh not that bad of a album but not as bad as some people make it our to be - christangrant

8 Dystopia - Megadeth
9 Diabolus In Musica - Slayer

Eh not a good album lyrically but musically its great - christangrant

10 Fear of the Dark - Iron Maiden

Eh its not the best album from Maiden but at least the Title track is a great song - christangrant

The Contenders

11 The World Needs a Hero - Megadeth

Yes this is a bad album but there are some good tracks Return to Hangar Promises The Dread Fugitive Mind - christangrant

12 Power Metal - Pantera

This was a descent album but people say it sucks when there are some great tracks like Burnnn! and Over and Out - christangrant

13 Virtual XI - Iron Maiden
14 Painkiller - Judas Priest

For some reason people think this is a very bad album and they have no valid claims as to why - christangrant

15 Demolition - Judas Priest
16 Slipknot - Slipknot

Why is it so high on worst metal albums? - christangrant

17 Iowa - Slipknot
18 A Matter of Life and Death - Iron Maiden

Why do people hate this? - christangrant

19 Reinventing the Steel - Pantera
20 God Hates Us All - Slayer
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Top Remixes

1. St. Anger - Metallica
2. Lulu - Metallica and Lou Reed
3. Volume 8 - The Threat is Real - Anthrax



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