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Top 10 Heavy Rock/Metal Albums Of All Time

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Ride The Lightning
Ride The Lightning
"How do you follow up Kill 'Em All? Releast the most incredible metal album ever written. This shows what metal is all about. Fast playing, virtuosity in every department and breathtaking harmonies."
Black Sabbath
Black Sabbath
"Recorded in 3 days for a mere £600. This album invented heavy metal and still sounds fresh today."
Iron Maiden
Iron Maiden
"Although, their present lineup is the best, this album reamins one of the cornerstones of the genre."
Back In Black
Back In Black
"This is rock as it should be in all its stripped down glory. Worth the price for the title track alone."
Cowboys From Hell
Cowboys From Hell
"If you like your metal fast, then this is (and the one below) are the ones to go for. Utterly brilliant."
Reign in Blood
Reign in Blood
"The fastest record ever made without a doubt. Any more and your head would explode."
British Steel
British Steel
"Just again showing that no-one came close to the British in the early days of heavy metal."
Led Zeppelin II
Led Zeppelin II
"For pure riff quality, nothing they ever did comes close to this album. An average of 5 cracking riffs on each track that today's stars would have dragged out through 3 albums."
Ace of Spades
Ace of Spades
"The title track is famous for a reason. Just goes to show why Lars Ulirch (Metallica drummer) said that if there were no Lemmy, there'd be no Metallica. For once, the Danish berk was talking sense."
Peace Sells...But Who's Buying?
Peace Sells...But Who's Buying?
"Ok, Metallica kicked out Dave Mustaine (admittedly for Kirk Hammett) but this shows that he wasn't devoid of talent."