thrash metal The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time  

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List Rules Only albums by bands/artists associated with the thrash metal genre belong in this list.

Vote for the greatest thrash metal album of all time. You can vote for as many albums as you want, and if there is at least one album that is not listed, you can add it. It is also okay to add another album by the same band/artist.
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Ride the Lightning is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
but chickens double d added Ride the Lightning Metallica

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203 63
Reign in Blood is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time

3
204 64
Rust in Peace is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
Rust in Peace Megadeth

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153 48
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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183 65
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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142 50
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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111 48
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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58 14
South of Heaven is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added South of Heaven Slayer

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125 58
Bonded by Blood is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time

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96 41
Pleasure to Kill is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time

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86 37
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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117 60
Among the Living is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time

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93 48
Arise is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
Arise Sepultura

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80 40
…and Justice for All is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
but chickens double d added …and Justice for All Metallica

The Best Metal Albums of 2018

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49 17
Beneath the Remains is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added Beneath the Remains Sepultura

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83 44
The Years of Decay is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time

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82 46
Agent Orange is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
Agent Orange Sodom

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75 41
Alice in Hell is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
Alice in Hell Annihilator

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40 14
Spreading the Disease is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added Spreading the Disease Anthrax

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45 18
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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44 19
So Far, So Good… So What! is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added So Far, So Good… So What! Megadeth

The Greatest Guitarists Of All Time

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30 8
The Ultra-Violence is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added The Ultra-Violence Death Angel

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46 21
Hell Awaits is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added Hell Awaits Slayer

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43 19
Countdown to Extinction is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added Countdown to Extinction Megadeth

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69 41
The New Order is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
The New Order Testament

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65 38
Fabulous Disaster is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time

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42 20
Taking Over is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
NealWexler added Taking Over Overkill

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36 15
Extreme Aggression is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added Extreme Aggression Kreator

The Top Metal Albums of All Time

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64 40
Vulgar Display of Power is listed (or ranked) 29 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 13
Show No Mercy is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added Show No Mercy Slayer

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35 16
Symbolic is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added Symbolic Death

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24 7
Forbidden Evil is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
schlurp added Forbidden Evil Forbidden

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55 36
Speak English or Die is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
EliasNekrosMosquera added Speak English or Die Stormtroopers of Death

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29 13
Persecution Mania is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
schlurp added Persecution Mania Sodom

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56 38
Feel the Fire is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
Feel the Fire Overkill

Songs That Were Total Ripoffs

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53 36
Cowboys From Hell is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
but chickens double d added Cowboys From Hell Pantera

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25 11
Coma of Souls is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added Coma of Souls Kreator

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49 33
Practice What You Preach is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time

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22 9
Horrorscope is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added Horrorscope Overkill

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51 36
Survive is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
Survive Nuclear Assault

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41 28
Doomsday for the Deceiver is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
Doomsday for the Deceiver Flotsam and Jetsam

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26 14
Killing Technology is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
schlurp added Killing Technology Voivod

Uriah Heep Studio Albums: Best To Worst

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24 13
State of Euphoria is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added State of Euphoria Anthrax

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28 17
Fistful of Metal is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added Fistful of Metal Anthrax

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44 33
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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19 9
Seven Churches is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
schlurp added Seven Churches Possessed

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20 10
Metal Church is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added Metal Church Metal Church

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39 29
Eternal Devastation is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
Eternal Devastation Destruction

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25 16
Youthanasia is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
constantinos-nikolaou added Youthanasia Megadeth

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42 33
Painkiller is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Thrash Metal Albums of All-Time
TimothyJ.Wright added Painkiller Judas Priest