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Top 10 Metal albums (80's)

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  1. Layla

    Layla Member

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    What are your favorite 10 Metal albums from the 80' s ?
     
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    Mine in no particularly order :

    Ride The Lightning - Metallica (1984)
    Heaven and Hell - Black Sabbath (1980)
    Reign in Blood - Slager (1986)
    The Number of the Beast - Iron Maiden (1982)
    Peace Sells. ...but Who's Buying ? - Megadeth (1986)
    Screaming For Vengeance - Judas Priest (1982)
    Master of Puppets - Metallica (1986)
    Blizzard of Ozz - Ozzy Osbourne (1980)
    Epicus Doomixus6 Metallicus - Candlemass (1986)
    Iron Maiden - Iron Maiden (1980)
     
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  3. Riff Raff

    Riff Raff The Kevin Owens Show Staff Member

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    This is going to be difficult because it includes many sub genres.

    Not in any particular order.

    Ride The Lightning - Metallica
    Peace Sells - Megadeth
    Altars of Madness - Morbid Angel
    Metal Heart - Accept
    Screaming for Vengeance - Judas Priest
    Leprosy - Death
    Bonded by Blood - Exodus
    Breaking the Silence - Heathen
    Beyond the Gates - Possessed
    Schizophrenia - Sepultura

    A few honourable mentions -
    Hell Awaits by Slayer
    Deathcrush EP by Mayhem
    Walls of Jericho by Helloween
     
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  4. SanguineRemedy

    SanguineRemedy Bloody bliss!

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    Of course... no particular order after Diary being my favorite pick here.

    Diary of a Madman - Ozzy Osbourne
    Peace Sells... but Who's Buying? - Megadeth
    Lightning to the Nations - Diamond Head
    Holy Diver - Dio
    Keeper of the Seven Keys, Part 1 - Helloween
    Screaming for Vengeance - Judas Priest
    Fire Down Under - Riot
    Angel Witch - Angel Witch
    Reign in Blood - Slayer
    Heaven and Hell - Black Sabbath
     
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    South of Heaven - Slayer
    Reign in Blood - Slayer
    Powerslave - Iron Maiden
    Kill 'Em All - Metallica
    Master of Puppets - Metallica
    Seventh Son of a Seventh Son - Iron Maiden
    Angel Witch - Angel Witch
    Helloween - Keeper of the Seven Keys II
    Black Sabbath - Heaven and Hell
     
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    This is an impossible task but off the top my head and no band repeats...
    Not in order. So many more could have made this list....

    BLACK SABBATH ~ HEAVEN & HELL
    IRON MAIDEN ~ POWERSLAVE
    DIO ~ HOLY DIVER
    CELTIC FROST ~ TO MEGA THERION
    MERCYFUL.FATE ~ MELISSA
    SLAYER ~ SOUTH OF HEAVEN
    MEGADETH ~ PEACE SELLS
    METALLICA ~ KILL EM ALL
    TESTAMENT ~ THE NEW ORDER
    OZZY OSBOURNE ~ DIARY OF A MADMAN
    ANGEL WITCH ~ ANGEL WITCH..
     
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    Limit one per band:

    Accept
    - Balls to the Wall (1983)
    Judas Priest - Defenders of the Faith (1984)
    Twisted Sister - Stay Hungry (1984)
    Dio - Holy Diver (1983)
    Metallica - Kill 'Em All (1983)
    Iron Maiden - The Number of the Beast (1982)
    Scorpions - Blackout (1982)
    Saxon - Crusader (1984)
    Yngwie Malmsteen - Rising Force (1984)
    Black Sabbath - Heaven and Hell (1980)
     
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    Death ~ Scream Bloody Gore
    Possessed ~ Seven Churches
    Anthrax ~ Among the Living
    Slayer ~ South of Heaven
    Megadeth~ Piece Sells , but...
    Metallica ~Kill em All
    Bolt Thrower ~ In Battle There Is No Law
    Carcass ~ Symphonies Of Sickness
    Coroner ~ No More Color
    Venom ~ Black Metal
     
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