Albums The Best Mayhem Albums of All Time  

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

If you want to know, "What is the Best Mayhem album of all time?" or "What are the top Mayhem albums?" then this list will answer your questions. De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas and Grand Declaration of War are included on this list.

This list of popular Mayhem CDs has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. You may copy this factual list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your opinions, then publish it to share it on Facebook, Twitter or any other social networks you use on a regular basis.
De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Mayhem Albums of All Time
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Artist: Mayhem

Release Date: 1994

Tracks: Life Eternal, Funeral Fog, Cursed in Eternity, Buried by Time and Dust, De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas, + more

Length (mins): 00:46:17

Genres (Music): Black metal, Doom metal

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Chimera is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Mayhem Albums of All Time
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Artist: Mayhem

Release Date: 2004

Tracks: Whore, Rape Humanity With Pride, Chimera, Dark Night of the Soul, Impious Devious Leper Lord, + more

Genres (Music): Progressive metal, Avant-garde metal, Black metal

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Ordo Ad Chao is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Mayhem Albums of All Time
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Artist: Mayhem

Release Date: 2007

Tracks: Psychic Horns, Deconsecrate, Great Work of Ages, Wall of Water, Key to the Storms, + more

Genres (Music): Avant-garde metal, Black metal, Drone music

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Esoteric Warfare is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Mayhem Albums of All Time
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Artist: Mayhem

Release Date: 2014

Tracks: Throne of Time, Corpse of Care, VI.Sec., Into the Lifeless (Budapest Sessions), Psywar, + more

Genres (Music): Black metal

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