Albums The Best Nile Albums of All Time  

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Getting started in 1993, Nile is one of the greatest metal bands of their time. Here, you can find a complete list of the best Nile albums, including every studio release along with pictures of the album covers. This Nile discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Nile albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Nile singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Nile 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 by this longstanding death metal trio; if you have a favorite Nile album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know, "What is the Best Nile album of all time?" or "What are the top Nile albums?" then this list will answer your questions. Playing a mix of metal and technical metal, Nile has released a series of great albums throughout their career. Moreover, they incorporate numerous ancient and religious themes in much of their music, separating themselves from other metal bands. Some of their more notable albums include Annihilation of the Wicked and In Their Darkened Shrines.

This list of popular Nile albums has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. You can help rank each album by voting up your favorites and voting albums down accordingly. 

Annihilation of the Wicked is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Nile Albums of All Time
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Artist: Nile

Release Date: 2005

Producer: Neil Kernon

Tracks: User-Maat-Re, Spawn of Uamenti, The Burning Pits of the Duat, Lashed to the Slave Stick, Von unaussprechlichen Kulten, Chapter of Obeisance Before Giving Breath to the Inert One in the Presence of the Crescent Shaped Horns, Dusk Falls Upon the Temple of the Serpent on the Mount of Sunrise, Annihilation of the Wicked, Cast Down the Heretic, Sacrifice Unto Sebek

Length (mins): 00:52:06

Genres (Music): Death metal, Technical death metal, Brutal death metal

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In Their Darkened Shrines is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Nile Albums of All Time
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Artist: Nile

Release Date: 2002

Tracks: Unas Slayer of the Gods, The Blessed Dead, Sarcophagus, Churning the Maelstrom, I Whisper in the Ear of the Dead, In Their Darkened Shrines: III. Destruction of the Temple of the Enemies of Ra, Kheftiu Asar Butchiu, In Their Darkened Shrines: II. Invocation to Seditious Heresy, Wind of Horus, Execration Text, In Their Darkened Shrines: I. Hall of Saurian Entombment, In Their Darkened Shrines: IV. Ruins

Length (mins): 00:58:45

Genres (Music): Death metal, Technical death metal, Brutal death metal

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Black Seeds of Vengeance is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Nile Albums of All Time
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Artist: Nile

Release Date: 2000

Tracks: Nas Akhu Khan She En Asbiu, Invocation of the Gate of Aat-Ankh-es-en-Amenti, Multitude of Foes, Chapter for Transforming Into a Snake, Libation Unto the Shades Who Lurk in the Shadows of the Temple of Anhur, Masturbating the War God, Black Seeds of Vengeance, Khetti Satha Shemsu, The Black Flame, Defiling the Gates of Ishtar, To Dream of Ur, The Nameless City of the Accursed

Length (mins): 00:42:57

Genres (Music): Death metal, Technical death metal, Brutal death metal

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Amongst the Catacombs of Nephr... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Nile Albums of All Time
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Artist: Nile

Release Date: 1998

Tracks: Barra Edinazzu, Opening of the Mouth, Beneath Eternal Oceans of Sand, Stones of Sorrow, Pestilence and Iniquity, The Howling of the Jinn, Die Rache Krieg Lied der Assyriche, Serpent Headed Mask, Smashing the Antiu, Ramses Bringer of War, Kudurru Maqlu

Length (mins): 00:33:14

Genres (Music): Death metal, Technical death metal, Brutal death metal

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