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The Greatest Heavy Metal Albums Of All Time

List Criteria: Music Albums

Metal fans are a very passionate bunch. They're also very opinionated, expect a big debate about the very definition of "heavy metal." This list represent the best and most influential "heavy metal" albums of all time.
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    #3 on the original list Metallica

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    #13 on the original list Iron Maiden

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    #17 on the original list Black Sabbath

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    #2 on the original list Black Sabbath

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    #5 on the original list Metallica

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    #14 on the original list Iron Maiden

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    #1 on the original list Metallica

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    #22 on the original list Megadeth

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    #7 on the original list Megadeth

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    #18 on the original list Black Sabbath

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    #23 on the original list Ozzy Osbourne

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    #12 on the original list Megadeth

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    #55 on the original list Iron Maiden

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    #29 on the original list Black Sabbath

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    #16 on the original list Judas Priest

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    #24 on the original list Ozzy Osbourne

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    #472 on the original list Sebastian Bach

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    #10 on the original list Dio

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    #45 on the original list Iron Maiden

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    #295 on the original list Megadeth

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    #25 on the original list Alice in Chains

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    #33 on the original list Pantera

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    #9 on the original list Slayer

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    #34 on the original list Slayer

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    #28 on the original list Pantera

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    #193 on the original list Rob Zombie

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    #322 on the original list Alice Cooper

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    Guns N' Roses

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    Use Your Illusion I Guns N' Roses

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    #784 on the original list Megadeth

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    #500 on the original list Metallica

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    #74 on the original list Skid Row

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    #459 on the original list Anthrax

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    #390 on the original list Anthrax

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    #663 on the original list Metallica

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    #696 on the original list Vital Remains

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    #455 on the original list Cattle Decapitation

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    #76 on the original list Dream Theater

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    #136 on the original list Death

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    #903 on the original list DragonForce

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    #590 on the original list Overkill

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    #753 on the original list Lamb of God

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    #119 on the original list Quiet Riot

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    #291 on the original list Metallica

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    #40 on the original list Iron Maiden

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    #39 on the original list Mötley Crüe

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    #70 on the original list Celtic Frost

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    #699 on the original list Black Sabbath

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    Greatest Hits Alice in Chains

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    #42 on the original list Metallica

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