50 Greatest Death Metal Albums

Criteria: These Death Metal Albums were chosen for their musical and lyrical quality, creativity, originality, influence, and popularity within the genre.
Greatest Death Metal Albums
1. Altars Of Madness
Morbid Angel
2. Human
Death
3. Scream Bloody Gore
Death
4. Seven Churches
Possessed
5. Unquestionable Presence
Atheist
6. Necroticism: Descanting The Insalubrious
Carcass
7. Blessed Are The Sick
Morbid Angel
8. Pierced From Within
Suffocation
9. Left Hand Path
Entombed
10. Cause of Death
Obituary
11. Legion
Deicide
12. Mental Funeral
Autopsy
13. Like An Ever Flowing Stream
Dismember
14. Nespithe
Demilich
15. Heartwork
Carcass
16. Slaughter Of The Soul
At The Gates
17. Individual Thought Patterns
Death
18. Clandestine
Entombed
19. Focus
Cynic
20. World Downfall
Terrorizer
21. Deicide
Deicide
22. Slowly We Rot
Obituary
23. Covenant
Morbid Angel
24. The Bleeding
Cannibal Corpse
25. Morbid Visions
Sepultura
26. Leprosy
Death
27. Symphonies of Sickness
Carcass
28. Harmony Corruption
Napalm Death
29. None So Vile
Cryptopsy
30. Here In After
Immolation
31. Severed Survival
Autopsy
32. My Arms, Your Hearse
Opeth
33. Tomb of the Mutilated
Cannibal Corpse
34. Symbolic
Death
35. Tales from A Thousand Lakes
Amorphis
36. Consuming Impulse
Pestilence
37. The Gallery
Dark Tranquility
38. Effigy of the Forgotten
Suffocation
39. Piece of Time
Athiest
40. Horrified
Repulsion
41. Close To A World Below
Immolation
42. The End Complete
Obituary
43. Jester Race
In Flames
44. Annihilation of the Wicked
Nile
45. Slumber of Sullen Eyes
Demigod
46. Onward to Golgotha
Incantation
47. Dark Recollections
Carnage
48. Crimson
Edge of Sanity
49. Abducted
Hypocrisy
50. Obscura
Gorguts

Last Updated: 2012-11-16
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