Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Metal Albums of All Time

Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Metal Albums of All Time

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100.

Avenged Sevenfold - City of Evil
June 6, 2005
Critic Score
70
4 reviews

99.

Evanescence - Fallen
March 4, 2003
Critic Score
76
6 reviews

97.

Gojira - From Mars to Sirius
September 27, 2005
Critic Score
65
3 reviews

96.

Kvelertak - Meir
March 25, 2013
Critic Score
81
12 reviews

94.

Deafheaven - Sunbather
June 11, 2013
Critic Score
90
20 reviews
Deafheaven make shoegazer metal that does its dark work in the background but refuses to stay in one place.

92.

Eyehategod - Take as Needed for Pain
November 22, 1993
Critic Score
80
1 review

90.

Body Count - Body Count
March 31, 1992
Critic Score
76
2 reviews

89.

Nightwish - Once
June 7, 2004
Critic Score
70
1 review

88.

Pig Destroyer - Terrifyer
October 12, 2004
Critic Score
90
1 review

87.

Manowar - Hail to England
February 1, 1984
Critic Score
80
2 reviews

85.

Darkthrone - Transilvanian Hunger
February 17, 1994
Critic Score
90
1 review

84.

High on Fire - Blessed Black Wings
February 1, 2005
Critic Score
81
8 reviews

83.

Baroness - Red Album
September 4, 2007
Critic Score
79
5 reviews

82.

Entombed - Left Hand Path
June 4, 1990
Critic Score
70
2 reviews

76.

Twisted Sister - Stay Hungry
May 10, 1984
Critic Score
90
1 review

75.

Morbid Angel - Covenant
June 22, 1993
Critic Score
90
1 review

74.

Venom - Welcome to Hell
December 1, 1981
Critic Score
90
1 review

73.

Scorpions - Blackout
March 29, 1982
Critic Score
75
2 reviews

72.

Isis - Oceanic
September 16, 2002
Critic Score
97
3 reviews

71.

Living Colour - Vivid
May 3, 1988
Critic Score
95
2 reviews

70.

Death - Human
October 22, 1991
Critic Score
90
1 review

69.

Soundgarden - Louder Than Love
September 5, 1989
Critic Score
63
3 reviews

66.

Deftones - White Pony
June 20, 2000
Critic Score
64
7 reviews

65.

Faith No More - Angel Dust
June 8, 1992
Critic Score
83
5 reviews

64.

Godflesh - Streetcleaner
November 13, 1989
Critic Score
91
3 reviews

63.

Sodom - Agent Orange
June 1, 1989
Critic Score
90
1 review

62.

Sleep - Jerusalem
January 19, 1999
Critic Score
80
1 review

61.

Converge - Jane Doe
September 4, 2001
Critic Score
89
3 reviews

60.

Melvins - Bullhead
May 3, 1991
Critic Score
80
1 review

58.

Life of Agony - River Runs Red
October 12, 1993
Critic Score
80
1 review

55.

Opeth - Blackwater Park
March 13, 2001
Critic Score
83
3 reviews

54.

Helmet - Meantime
June 23, 1992
Critic Score
79
2 reviews

53.

Type O Negative - Bloody Kisses
August 17, 1993
Critic Score
89
2 reviews

52.

Def Leppard - Pyromania
January 20, 1983
Critic Score
90
3 reviews

51.

Carcass - Heartwork
October 18, 1993
Critic Score
83
3 reviews
Original Source: http://www.rollingstone.com/music/lists/the-100-greatest-metal-albums-of-all-time-w486923
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