The Best Metal Albums of 2018 by User Score

1. Deafheaven - Ordinary Corrupt Human Love

Deafheaven - Ordinary Corrupt Human Love
July 13th, 2018
USER SCORE
80
461 reviews

2. Zeal and Ardor - Stranger Fruit

Zeal and Ardor - Stranger Fruit
June 8th, 2018
USER SCORE
78
143 reviews

3. Sleep - The Sciences

Sleep - The Sciences
April 20th, 2018
USER SCORE
78
294 reviews

5. Horrendous - Idol

Horrendous - Idol
September 28th, 2018
USER SCORE
76
74 reviews

6. High on Fire - Electric Messiah

High on Fire - Electric Messiah
October 5th, 2018
USER SCORE
76
83 reviews

7. Imperial Triumphant - Vile Luxury

Imperial Triumphant - Vile Luxury
July 13th, 2018
USER SCORE
75
37 reviews

8. Between the Buried and Me - Automata II

Between the Buried and Me - Automata II
July 13th, 2018
USER SCORE
75
37 reviews

9. Slugdge - Esoteric Malacology

Slugdge - Esoteric Malacology
March 2nd, 2018
USER SCORE
75
37 reviews

10. Vein - Errorzone

Vein - Errorzone
June 22nd, 2018
USER SCORE
75
89 reviews

11. Judas Priest - Firepower

Judas Priest - Firepower
March 9th, 2018
USER SCORE
75
128 reviews

13. Behemoth - I Loved You at Your Darkest

Behemoth - I Loved You at Your Darkest
October 5th, 2018
USER SCORE
75
72 reviews

14. YOB - Our Raw Heart

YOB - Our Raw Heart
June 8th, 2018
USER SCORE
74
54 reviews

15. Skeletonwitch - Devouring Radiant Light

Skeletonwitch - Devouring Radiant Light
July 20th, 2018
USER SCORE
74
68 reviews

16. Sigh - Heir To Despair

Sigh - Heir To Despair
November 16th, 2018
USER SCORE
73
80 reviews

17. Converge - Beautiful Ruin

Converge - Beautiful Ruin
June 29th, 2018
USER SCORE
73
36 reviews

18. Architects - Holy Hell

Architects - Holy Hell
November 9th, 2018
USER SCORE
73
63 reviews

19. KEN mode - Loved

KEN mode - Loved
August 31st, 2018
USER SCORE
73
56 reviews

20. Ghost - Prequelle

Ghost - Prequelle
June 1st, 2018
USER SCORE
72
201 reviews

21. Tribulation - Down Below

Tribulation - Down Below
January 26th, 2018
USER SCORE
71
71 reviews

22. Pig Destroyer - Head Cage

Pig Destroyer - Head Cage
September 7th, 2018
USER SCORE
70
54 reviews

23. Thou - Magus

Thou - Magus
August 31st, 2018
USER SCORE
70
50 reviews

24. Portal - Ion

Portal - Ion
January 26th, 2018
USER SCORE
70
111 reviews
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