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The Best Metal Albums of 2017

1. The Black Dahlia Murder - Nightbringers

The Black Dahlia Murder - Nightbringers
October 6, 2017
Critic Score
84
5 reviews

2. Converge - The Dusk In Us

Converge - The Dusk In Us
November 3, 2017
Critic Score
83
17 reviews

3. Pallbearer - Heartless

Pallbearer - Heartless
March 24, 2017
Critic Score
83
12 reviews

4. Code Orange - Forever

Code Orange - Forever
January 13, 2017
Critic Score
83
9 reviews

5. Municipal Waste - Slime and Punishment

Municipal Waste - Slime and Punishment
June 23, 2017
Critic Score
82
5 reviews

6. The Contortionist - Clairvoyant

The Contortionist - Clairvoyant
September 15, 2017
Critic Score
81
5 reviews

7. Ex Eye - Ex Eye

Ex Eye - Ex Eye
June 23, 2017
Critic Score
81
6 reviews

8. Power Trip - Nightmare Logic

Power Trip - Nightmare Logic
February 24, 2017
Critic Score
80
7 reviews

9. Bell Witch - Mirror Reaper

Bell Witch - Mirror Reaper
October 20, 2017
Critic Score
79
8 reviews

10. Godflesh - Post Self

Godflesh - Post Self
November 17, 2017
Critic Score
79
12 reviews

11. Immolation - Atonement

Immolation - Atonement
February 24, 2017
Critic Score
78
7 reviews

12. Morbid Angel - Kingdoms Disdained

Morbid Angel - Kingdoms Disdained
December 1, 2017
Critic Score
78
5 reviews

13. Obituary - Obituary

Obituary - Obituary
March 17, 2017
Critic Score
77
5 reviews

14. Decapitated - Anticult

Decapitated - Anticult
July 7, 2017
Critic Score
77
5 reviews

15. Wolves in the Throne Room - Thrice Woven

Wolves in the Throne Room - Thrice Woven
September 22, 2017
Critic Score
76
11 reviews

16. Mastodon - Emperor of Sand

Mastodon - Emperor of Sand
March 31, 2017
Critic Score
74
24 reviews

17. Dying Fetus - Wrong One to Fuck With

Dying Fetus - Wrong One to Fuck With
June 23, 2017
Critic Score
74
5 reviews

18. Boris - Dear

Boris - Dear
July 14, 2017
Critic Score
73
16 reviews

19. Stone Sour - Hydrograd

Stone Sour - Hydrograd
June 30, 2017
Critic Score
72
5 reviews

20. Body Count - Bloodlust

Body Count - Bloodlust
March 31, 2017
Critic Score
68
5 reviews

21. Melvins - A Walk with Love and Death

Melvins - A Walk with Love and Death
July 7, 2017
Critic Score
68
14 reviews

22. Suffocation - …Of The Dark Light

Suffocation - …Of The Dark Light
June 9, 2017
Critic Score
66
6 reviews

23. Electric Wizard - Wizard Bloody Wizard

Electric Wizard - Wizard Bloody Wizard
November 17, 2017
Critic Score
66
9 reviews

24. Asking Alexandria - Asking Alexandria

Asking Alexandria - Asking Alexandria
December 15, 2017
Critic Score
59
6 reviews

25. Danzig - Black Laden Crown

Danzig - Black Laden Crown
May 26, 2017
Critic Score
55
6 reviews
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