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The Best Cannibal Corpse Albums of All Time

List RulesThis list includes studio albums only, so if you add an album make sure it's a proper studio release.

This Cannibal Corpse discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Cannibal Corpse albums can be found at the top of the list. Since they’re such an influential band, let’s rank the best Cannibal Corpse albums, with the help of your votes. Recording some of the most gruesome, graphic, and violent music committed to tape, Cannibal Corpse defined death metal with their debut album Eaten Back to Life (1990). The horrific imagery of singer Chris Barnes's lyrics has not only attracted controversy, but have gotten the sales of their music banned in several countries, including Germany and Russia. Other popular albums include Tomb of the Mutilated (1992) and Bloodthirst (1999).

To make it easy for you, we haven't included Cannibal Corpse singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Cannibal Corpse album isn't high enough on the list, then be sure to vote for it so it receives the credit it deserves. Make sure you don't just vote for critically acclaimed albums; if you have a favorite Cannibal Corpse album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

This list of popular Cannibal Corpse CDs has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion.

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    1. Staring Through the Eyes of the Dead
    2. Fucked with a Knife
    3. Stripped, Raped and Strangled
    4. Pulverized
    5. Return to Flesh
    6. The Pick-Axe Murders
    7. She Was Asking for It
    8. The Bleeding
    9. Force Fed Broken Glass
    10. An Experiment in Homicide

    • Release Date: 1994
    • Artist: Cannibal Corpse
    • Producer: Scott Burns
    • Tracks: Force Fed Broken Glass, Fucked With a Knife, Stripped
    • Length (mins): 00:36:54
    • Genres (Music): Death metal, Technical death metal, Groove metal
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    1. Pounded into Dust
    2. Dead Human Collection
    3. Unleashing the Bloodthirsty
    4. The Spine Splitter
    5. Ecstasy in Decay
    6. Raped by the Beast
    7. Coffinfeeder
    8. Hacksaw Decapitation
    9. Blowtorch Slaughter
    10. Sickening Metamorphosis
    11. Condemned to Agony

    • Release Date: 1999
    • Artist: Cannibal Corpse
    • Tracks: Sickening Metamorphosis, The Spine Splitter, Pounded Into Dust
    • Genres (Music): Death metal, Melodic death metal, Brutal death metal
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    1. Demented Aggression
    2. Sarcophagic Frenzy
    3. Scourge of Iron
    4. Encased in Concrete
    5. As Deep as the Knife Will Go
    6. Intestinal Crank
    7. Followed Home Then Killed
    8. The Strangulation Chair
    9. Caged... Contorted
    10. Crucifier Avenged
    11. Rabid
    12. Torn Through

    • Release Date: 2012
    • Artist: Cannibal Corpse
    • Tracks: Rabid, Intestinal Crank, Torn Through
    • Genres (Music): Death metal
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    1. The Time to Kill Is Now
    2. Make Them Suffer
    3. Murder Worship
    4. Necrosadistic Warning
    5. Five Nails Through the Neck
    6. Purification by Fire
    7. Death Walking Terror
    8. Barbaric Bludgeonings
    9. The Discipline of Revenge
    10. Brain Removal Device
    11. Maniacal
    12. Submerged in Boiling Flesh
    13. Infinite Misery

    • Release Date: 2006
    • Artist: Cannibal Corpse
    • Producer: Erik Rutan
    • Tracks: Submerged in Boiling Flesh, Death Walking Terror, Necrosadistic Warning
    • Length (mins): 00:42:19
    • Genres (Music): Death metal, Brutal death metal
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