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Rust in Peace is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
Rust in Peace Megadeth

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142 48
Reign in Blood is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time

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87 21
Ride the Lightning is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
but chickens double d added Ride the Lightning Metallica

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107 37
Peace Sells... but Who's Buyin... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time

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133 55
Master of Puppets is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
Master of Puppets Metallica

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107 41
Kill 'Em All is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
Kill 'Em All Metallica

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76 33
Seasons in the Abyss is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
baireikawagishi added Seasons in the Abyss Slayer

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65 29
Pleasure to Kill is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time

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84 48
Bonded by Blood is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time

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85 51
Among the Living is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time

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58 31
The Legacy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
EliasNekrosMosquera added The Legacy Testament

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25 5
Countdown to Extinction is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added Countdown to Extinction Megadeth

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52 27
…and Justice for All is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
but chickens double d added …and Justice for All Metallica

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23 5
Beneath the Remains is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added Beneath the Remains Sepultura

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63 39
Arise is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
Arise Sepultura

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58 35
The Years of Decay is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time

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22 5
So Far, So Good… So What! is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added So Far, So Good… So What! Megadeth

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54 33
The New Order is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
The New Order Testament

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56 35
Agent Orange is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
Agent Orange Sodom

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22 6
Killing Is My Business… and Bu... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added Killing Is My Business… and Business Is Good! Megadeth

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22 6
Extreme Aggression is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added Extreme Aggression Kreator

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26 10
Hell Awaits is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added Hell Awaits Slayer

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21 7
Spreading the Disease is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added Spreading the Disease Anthrax

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23 9
South of Heaven is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added South of Heaven Slayer

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17 4
Killing Technology is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
schlurp added Killing Technology Voivod

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46 30
Alice in Hell is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
Alice in Hell Annihilator

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17 5
Persecution Mania is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
schlurp added Persecution Mania Sodom

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17 5
Schizophrenia is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added Schizophrenia Sepultura

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18 6
Symbolic is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added Symbolic Death

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17 6
Fistful of Metal is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added Fistful of Metal Anthrax

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47 34
Fabulous Disaster is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time

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41 29
Speak English or Die is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
EliasNekrosMosquera added Speak English or Die Stormtroopers of Death

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26 15
Taking Over is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
NealWexler added Taking Over Overkill

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43 31
Feel the Fire is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
Feel the Fire Overkill

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15 5
Release From Agony is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added Release From Agony Destruction

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41 30
Vulgar Display of Power is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
but chickens double d added Vulgar Display of Power Pantera

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32 22
Eternal Devastation is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
Eternal Devastation Destruction

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34 25
Cowboys From Hell is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
but chickens double d added Cowboys From Hell Pantera

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38 29
Survive is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
Survive Nuclear Assault

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10 2
Forbidden Evil is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
schlurp added Forbidden Evil Forbidden

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11 3
Morbid Tales is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
schlurp added Morbid Tales Celtic Frost

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26 18
Dimension Hatröss is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time

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27 19
Nothingface is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
Nothingface Voivod

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30 22
Doomsday for the Deceiver is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
Doomsday for the Deceiver Flotsam and Jetsam

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35 27
How Will I Laugh Tomorrow When... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
ChrisDude added How Will I Laugh Tomorrow When I Can't Even Smile Today Suicidal Tendencies

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36 28
Practice What You Preach is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time

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10 3
Twisted Into Form is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
schlurp added Twisted Into Form Forbidden

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12 5
No Place for Disgrace is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added No Place for Disgrace Flotsam and Jetsam

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12 5
State of Euphoria is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added State of Euphoria Anthrax

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13 6
Show No Mercy is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added Show No Mercy Slayer