Top 10 Rock and Metal Albums of 2006

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The Top Ten

1 Sacrament - Lamb of God
2 10,000 Days - Tool

This is one of my favorite albums ever. Has some really great songs like Jambi, The Pot, Rosetta Stoned and Right In Two. It's always ends as a toss up between this and Lateralus on which is my favorite Tool album. - cjWriter1997

3 Kill - Cannibal Corpse
4 Impressions in Blood - Vader

Songs I like the most - Shadowfear, Helleluyah! (God is Dead) - Metal_Treasure

5 As Daylight Dies - Killswitch Engage

Contains the songs My Curse and Arms of Sorrow, some of the best songs of Metalcore. - cjWriter1997

Plus if you include the special edition version you also get This Fire Burns and The amazing Holy Diver Cover - christangrant

6 Christ Illusion - Slayer
7 Monotheist - Celtic Frost
8 Blood Mountain - Mastodon
9 Black Holes and Revalations - Muse
10 A Matter of Life and Death - Iron Maiden

The Newcomers

? Comatose - Skillet

Besides beeing one of the best records this band has, it has to be on this list as one of the most iconic albums of 2006

The Contenders

11 Rebel Meets Rebel - Rebel Meets Rebel
12 A Twist in the Myth - Blind Guardian
13 One X - Three Days Grace
14 Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not - Arctic Monkeys
15 Saturday Night Wrist - Deftones
16 The Open Door - Evanescence
17 Stadium Arcadium - Red Hot Chili Peppers
18 Inhuman Rampage - Dragonforce
19 Operation: Mindcrime II - Queensryche
20 The Scattering of Ashes - Into Eternity

A melodic / progressive death metal album with vocals by Stu Block, currently singer for Iced Earth. Yes, he can growl.
Songs I like the most: Timeless Winter, Severe Emotional Distress, Surrounded by Night, Pain Through Breathing - Metal_Treasure

21 First Impressions of Earth - The Strokes
22 The Eraser - Thom Yorke
23 Ashes Against the Grain - Agalloch

Limbs, Falling Snow, Fire Above Ice Below, Not Unlike the Waves... So good. More electric than the Mantle, but still very atmospheric. - IronSabbathPriest

24 The Poison - Bullet for My Valentine
25 Phobia - Breaking Benjamin
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Top Remixes

1. One X - Three Days Grace
2. Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not - Arctic Monkeys
3. Black Holes and Revalations - Muse
Undistinguished
1. 10,000 Days - Tool
2. Monotheist - Celtic Frost
3. Blood Mountain - Mastodon
cjWriter1997
1. Impressions in Blood - Vader
2. Kill - Cannibal Corpse
3. Sacrament - Lamb of God
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