THE essential 20 metal albums

A Listmania! list by "americanblackass"
 
Clutch
1.  Clutch by Clutch
The list author says:
  "Genius, funky grooves, oddball lyrics and riffs fat enough to level buildings"
9.81   Used & New from: 3.77
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

Ride The Lightning
2.  Ride The Lightning by Metallica
The list author says:
  "One of the greatest albums EVER written, get it!"
6.20   Used & New from: 3.87
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (94 customer reviews)

Pure Rock Fury
3.  Pure Rock Fury by Clutch
The list author says:
  "Fast, funky and fantastic"
27.95   Used & New from: 7.98
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

Paranoid
4.  Paranoid by Black Sabbath
The list author says:
  "The original, absolutely smashing"
12.99   Used & New from: 1.55
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (110 customer reviews)

Seasons in the Abyss
5.  Seasons in the Abyss by Slayer
The list author says:
  "A slightly mellower release from the thrash titans, excellent nevertheless"
Used & New from: 4.18
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (30 customer reviews)

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Raging Speedhorn
6.  Raging Speedhorn by Raging Speedhorn
The list author says:
  "Hard, heavy, dirty...what else could you want?"
12.99   Used & New from: 0.71
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

Master Of Reality
7.  Master Of Reality by Black Sabbath
The list author says:
  "An experiment that payed off, brilliant"
9.00   Used & New from: 3.99
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (63 customer reviews)

Piece Of Mind
8.  Piece Of Mind by Iron Maiden
The list author says:
  "Phenomenal, simple as"
6.38   Used & New from: 3.30
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (51 customer reviews)

British Steel
9.  British Steel by Judas Priest
The list author says:
  "Traditional metal at it's fastest"
7.31   Used & New from: 2.89
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (64 customer reviews)

Vulgar Display of Power
10.  Vulgar Display of Power by Pantera
The list author says:
  "Slammin' second album from the deep south sludgers"
5.60   Used & New from: 1.49
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (42 customer reviews)

The Haunted Made Me Do It
11.  The Haunted Made Me Do It by The Haunted
The list author says:
  "Death Metal From Sweden"
10.96   Used & New from: 0.74
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)

Deliverance
12.  Deliverance by Corrosion Of Conformity
The list author says:
  "Stoned and groovy, it'll blow your mind"
6.55   Used & New from: 3.10
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

Roots
13.  Roots by Sepultura
The list author says:
  "Tribal Thrash, a genre buster"
7.04   Used & New from: 1.26
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (19 customer reviews)

Countdown to Extinction
14.  Countdown to Extinction by Megadeth
The list author says:
  "Fast, heavy and catchy as hell, a great album"
Used & New from: 0.47
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (25 customer reviews)

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Metallica
15.  Metallica by Metallica
The list author says:
  "The biggest selling metal album ever, it figures"
5.00   Used & New from: 1.70
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (199 customer reviews)

The Number Of The Beast
16.  The Number Of The Beast by Iron Maiden
The list author says:
  "Considered a true classic"
6.04   Used & New from: 1.50
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (107 customer reviews)

Calculating Infinity
17.  Calculating Infinity by The Dillinger Escape Plan
The list author says:
  "Weird and wonderful, off kilter and violent, words can't describe it"
Used & New from: 0.88
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

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Dawn Of Victory
18.  Dawn Of Victory by Rhapsody
The list author says:
  "horribly cheesy, but great tunes"
Used & New from: 3.15
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

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Powertrip
19.  Powertrip by Monster Magnet
The list author says:
  "Absolutely fantastic, really"
4.95   Used & New from: 1.07
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

Swansong
20.  Swansong by Carcass
The list author says:
  "Catchy death metal, interesting concept, but it works"
21.48   Used & New from: 5.54
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

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