50 Greatest Black Metal Albums

  1. Under The Sign Of The Black Mark - Bathory
  2. Blood Fire Death - Bathory
  3. In The Nightside Eclipse - Emperor
  4. Transylvanian Hunger - Darkthrone
  5. Hvis Lyset Tar Oss - Burzum
  6. De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas - Mayhem
  7. Storm of The Light's Bane - Dissection
  8. Under A Funeral Moon - Darkthrone
  9. Filosofem - Burzum
10. Pure Holocaust - Immortal
11. Anthems to the Welk at Dusk - Emperor
12. Bergtatt – Et eeventyr i 5 Capitler - Ulver
13. At The Heart of Winter - Immortal
14. Vikingligr Veldi - Enslaved
15. A Blaze In The Northern Sky - Darkthrone
16. Far Away From The Sun - Sacramentum
17. The Somberlain - Dissection
18. Enthrone Darkness Triumphant - Dimmu Borgir
19. Battles In The North - Immortal
20. Arntor - Windir
21. Dark Medieval Times - Satyricon
22. HEart of the Ages - In The Woods
23. Opus Nocturne - Marduk
24. Principles of Evil Made Flesh - Cradle of Filth
25. Det Som Engang Var - Burzum
26. INRI - Sarcofago
27. Drawing Down The Moon - Beherit
28. Bathory - Bathory
29. Frost - Enslaved
30. Thy Mighty Contract - Rotting Christ
31. Ceremony of Opposites - Samael
32. Ugra Karma - Impaled Nazarene
33. Gods of War - Blasphemy
34. Pentagram - Gorgoroth
35. Thorns - Thorns
36. Nattens madrigal - Ulver
37. Nattestid ser porten vid - Taake
38. Verisakeet - Moonsorrow
39. Anno Domini - Tormentor
40. Burzum - Burzum
41. The Return... - Bathory
42. Ritual - Master's Hammer
43. V - Halmstad - Shining
44. Thy Dying Light - Judas Iscariot
45. Thousand Swords - Graveland
46. Dol Guldur - Summoning
47. OM - Negura Bunget
48. Vampires of Black Imperial Blood - Mutiilation
49. The Work Which Transforms God - Blut Aus Nord
50. Slaughtersun - Dawn

Last Updated: 2017-05-23
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Criteria: These Black Metal Albums were chosen for their musical and lyrical quality, creativity, originality, influence, and popularity within the genre.