Top 10 Winners of Metal Storm Awards

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The Top Ten

1 Annihilation of the Wicked - Nile

(Best Death Metal Album of 2005) - Metal_Treasure

2 At the Edge of Time - Blind Guardian

Best Power Metal Album, 2010 - Metal_Treasure

3 Twilight of the Thunder God - Amon Amarth

Best Melodeath/Gothenburg Metal Album, 2008 - Metal_Treasure

4 Obzen - Meshuggah

Best Alternative Metal Album, 2008 - Metal_Treasure

5 Iconoclast - Symphony X

Best Progressive Metal Album, 2011 - Metal_Treasure

6 Wintersun - Wintersun

(Best Debut Album of 2004) - Metal_Treasure

7 Demigod - Behemoth

(Best Death Metal Album of 2004) - Metal_Treasure

8 The Scarecrow - Avantasia

Best Power Metal Album, 2008 - Metal_Treasure

9 Imaginations Through the Looking Glass (Live DVD 2004) - Blind Guardian Imaginations Through the Looking Glass (Live DVD 2004) - Blind Guardian

Best DVD, 2004 - Metal_Treasure

10 Immigrant Song - Demons & Wizards

Before listening: This is definitely going to be better than Trash Zeppelin's (no offense to fans)
After listening: SO MUCH MORE EPIC THAN TRASH ZEPPELIN'S! - PhoenixAura81

Best Cover Song, 2005. It's a Led Zeppelin cover. - Metal_Treasure

The Contenders

11 Citadel - Ne Obliviscaris

Best Extreme Progressive Metal Album, 2014 - Metal_Treasure

12 Hardwired...To Self-Destruct - Mettalica

The Biggest Surprise, 2016 - Metal_Treasure

13 Phantom Antichrist - Kreator

Best Thrash Metal Album, 2012 - Metal_Treasure

14 A Twist In the Myth - Blind Guardian

There are some amazing songs like Fly and Skalds and Shadows. - PhoenixAura81

Best Power Metal Album, 2006. This is probably the weakest Blind Guardian album but the contenders were even weaker (Rocket Ride by Edguy - my least fave album by them, etc). Obviously 2006 wasn't good for power metal. - Metal_Treasure

15 Ghost Reveries - Opeth

Best Progressive Metal Album, 2005. - Metal_Treasure

16 Agony - Fleshgod Apocalypse

Best Death Metal Album of 2011 - Metal_Treasure

17 Beyond the Red Mirror - Blind Guardian

Definitely deserves it. - PhoenixAura81

Best Power Metal Album, 2015 - Metal_Treasure

18 Lucifer - Behemoth

Best Video, 2011 - Metal_Treasure

19 Coal - Leprous

Best Progressive Metal Album, 2013 - Metal_Treasure

20 In Live Concert At The Royal Albert Hall - Opeth

Best DVD, 2010 - Metal_Treasure

21 Meliora - Ghost

Best HARD ROCK Album, 2015.
Not sure it's the best but I agree with them putting this album into the Hard Rock and not Metal category. - Metal_Treasure

22 Sorceress - Opeth

The Biggest Letdown, 2016 - Metal_Treasure

23 Polaris - Tesseract

Best Djent / Math Metal album, 2015 - Metal_Treasure

24 Axioma Ethica Odini - Enslaved

Best Black Metal Album, 2010 - Metal_Treasure

25 All Shall Fall - Immortal

Best Black Metal Album, 2009 - Metal_Treasure

26 Fight Fire with Fire - Vader

Best Cover Song, 2009 (Metallica cover) - Metal_Treasure

27 Flight 666 - Iron Maiden

Best DVD, 2009 - Metal_Treasure

28 Ov Fire and the Void - Behemoth

Best Video, 2009 - Metal_Treasure

29 Dark Thrones and Black Flags - Darkthrone

Best Black Metal Album, 2008 - Metal_Treasure

30 Death Magnetic - Metallica

Best HEAVY METAL Album, 2008.
The winner in the Thrash Metal category is Testament. - Metal_Treasure

31 The Formation of Damnation - Testament

Best Thrash Metal Album, 2008. - Metal_Treasure

32 A Sense of Purpose - In Flames

The Biggest Letdown, 2008 - Metal_Treasure

33 Death Magnetic - Metallica

The Biggest Surprise, 2008 - Metal_Treasure

34 Victory Songs - Ensiferum

Amazing title track. - PhoenixAura81

Best Folk/Pagan/Viking Metal Album, 2007 - Metal_Treasure

35 In Requiem - Paradise Lost

Best Gothic Metal Album, 2007 - Metal_Treasure

36 The Atrocity Exhibition... Exhibit A - Exodus

Best Thrash Metal Album, 2007 - Metal_Treasure

37 Ghost Opera - Kamelot

Best Video, 2007 - Metal_Treasure

38 Monotheist - Celtic Frost

Best Avantgarde Metal Album, 2006 - Metal_Treasure

39 Now, Diabolical - Satyricon

Best Black Metal Album, 2006 - Metal_Treasure

40 Turis Fratyr - Equilibrium

Best Debut Album, 2005.
Metal Storm were so right in 2005: 10+ years later, we can confirm this band is awesome. - Metal_Treasure

41 Design Your Universe - Epica

Best Atmospheric/Symphonic Metal Album, 2009 - Metal_Treasure

42 Quorthon Quorthon Tomas Börje Forsberg, known by the stage name Quorthon (1966-2004), was a Swedish musician. He was the founder, songwriter, vocalist and guitarist of the band Bathory, which pioneered the black metal genre and is credited with creating the Viking metal style. A multi-instrumentalist, Quorthon wrote ...read more.

Honorary Award, 2004.
Bathory mastermind was found dead in June 2004, at the age of 39. - Metal_Treasure

43 The Ozz Egg Incident (Sharon Osbourne vs Iron Maiden), 2005 - Best Metal Drama Of the Year

If you like the sense of humor of this award category, check out the list Top 10 Winners and Nominees of the Metal Storm Award "Best Metal Drama" - Metal_Treasure

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