Albums The Best Cradle Of Filth Albums of All Time  

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List of the best Cradle of Filth albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Cradle of Filth discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Cradle of Filth albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Cradle of Filth singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Cradle of Filth 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 Cradle of Filth album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know, "What is the Best Cradle of Filth album of all time?" or "What are the top Cradle of Filth albums?" then this list will answer your questions. Though their lineup changed over the years, English metal band Cradle of Filth have released numerous great albums since forming in 1991. Albums here include everything from Cruelty and the Beast to Thornography, along with the rest of their studio albums.

This list of popular Cradle of Filth albums has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. Share your opinion and vote up your favorite albums below. 

Dusk and Her Embrace is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cradle Of Filth Albums of All Time
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1 255 VOTES

1. Humana Inspired to Nightmare
2. Heaven Torn Asunder
3. Funeral in Carpathia
4. A Gothic Romance (Red Roses for the Devil's Whore)
5. Malice Through the Looking-Glass
6. Dusk and Her Embrace
7. The Graveyard by Moonlight
8. Beauty Slept in Sodom
9. Haunted Shores

Release Date: 1996

Artist: Cradle of Filth

Tracks: Dusk and Her Embrace, Nocturnal Supremacy ’96, A Gothic Romance (Red Roses for the Devil’s Whore), Heaven Torn Asunder, Humana Inspired to Nightmare, The Graveyard by Moonlight, Funeral in Carpathia, Beauty Slept in Sodom, Haunted Shores, Malice Through the Looking Glass

Length (mins): 00:59:12

Genres (Music): Black metal, Symphonic black metal, Gothic metal, Extreme metal

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Cruelty and the Beast is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cradle Of Filth Albums of All Time
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2 297 VOTES

1. Once Upon Atrocity
2. Thirteen Autumns and a Widow
3. Cruelty Brought Thee Orchids
4. Beneath the Howling Stars
5. Venus in Fear
6. Desire in Violent Overture
7. The Twisted Nails of Faith
8. Bathory Aria
9. Portrait of the Dead Countess
10. Lustmord and Wargasm (The Lick of Carnivorous Winds)

Release Date: 1998

Artist: Cradle of Filth

Tracks: Bathory Aria, Beneath the Howling Stars, Cruelty Brought Thee Orchids, Lustmord and Wargasm (The Relicking of Cadaverous Wounds), The Twisted Nails of Faith, Venus in Fear, Twisting Further Nails (The Cruci-Fiction mix), Thirteen Autumns and a Widow, Bathory Aria: Benighted Like Usher / A Murder of Ravens in Fugue / Eyes That Witnessed Madness, Once Upon Atrocity, Hallowed Be Thy Name, Sodomy & Lust, Black Metal, Hallowed Be Thy Name, Desire in Violent Overture

Length (mins): 01:17:08

Genres (Music): Black metal, Symphonic black metal, Gothic metal, Extreme metal

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Midian is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cradle Of Filth Albums of All Time
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3 287 VOTES

1. At the Gates of Midian
2. Cthulhu Dawn
3. Saffron's Curse
4. Death Magick for Adepts
5. Lord Abortion
6. Amor e Morte
7. Creatures That Kissed in Cold Mirrors
8. Her Ghost in the Fog
9. Satanic Mantra
10. Tearing the Veil from Grace
11. Tortured Soul Asylum

Release Date: 2000

Artist: Cradle of Filth

Tracks: Lord Abortion, Satanic Mantra, At the Gates of Midian, Amor e morte, Creatures That Kissed in Cold Mirrors, Tearing the Veil From Grace, Saffron’s Curse, Her Ghost in the Fog, Death Magick for Adepts, Cthulhu Dawn, Tortured Soul Asylum

Genres (Music): Symphonic black metal, Gothic metal, Extreme metal

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Cryptoriana - The Seductivenes... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cradle Of Filth Albums of All Time
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4 109 VOTES

fruitCTRL added Cryptoriana - The Seductiveness of Decay

1. Exquisite Torments Await
2. Heartbreak and Séance
3. Achingly Beautiful
4. Wester Vespertine
5. The Seductiveness of Decay
6. Vengeful Spirit
7. You Will Know the Lion by His Claw
8. Death and the Maiden

Release Date: 2017

Artist: Cradle of Filth

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