MMA Top Metal Music Albums Generator

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Here is some details about how we calculate the average rating of an album and the rank of an album.
  • Average rating: The classic calculation of the average but more weight is affected to the rating of collaborators and to rating with reviews.
    - Rating only by members: Weight = 1
    - Review by members : Weight = 10
    - Rating or review by collaborators : Weight = 20
  • Rank of an album*: We use a calculation that compare an album average rating and number of ratings over all others albums in the query using this theory (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Weighted_average)
  • to create a variable every query "QWR" (AKA: Query Weighted Rating) use for ordering.

*By default, only albums with the average ratings above the average ratings of the requested query are displayed in theses lists, you can control this value in the parameters

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# Cover Ratings Title
Artist
Metal Subgenre
(Release Type)
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1 4.60 · 243 ratings
QWR = 4.58
Master of Puppets
METALLICA
Thrash Metal
Album · 1986
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2 4.49 · 209 ratings
QWR = 4.47
Rust in Peace
MEGADETH
Thrash Metal
Album · 1990
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3 4.49 · 134 ratings
QWR = 4.46
Rising
RAINBOW
Traditional heavy metal
Album · 1976
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4 4.48 · 164 ratings
QWR = 4.46
Reign in Blood
SLAYER
Thrash Metal
Album · 1986
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5 4.45 · 197 ratings
QWR = 4.43
Ride the Lightning
METALLICA
Thrash Metal
Album · 1984
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6 4.47 · 100 ratings
QWR = 4.43
Dirt
ALICE IN CHAINS
Alternative Metal
Album · 1992
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7 4.52 · 44 ratings
QWR = 4.43
Fabulous Disaster
EXODUS
Thrash Metal
Album · 1988
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8 4.46 · 137 ratings
QWR = 4.43
Sad Wings Of Destiny
JUDAS PRIEST
Traditional heavy metal
Album · 1976
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9 4.46 · 143 ratings
QWR = 4.43
Symbolic
DEATH
Technical Death Metal
Album · 1995
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10 4.44 · 148 ratings
QWR = 4.41
Moving Pictures
RUSH
Hard Rock
Album · 1981
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11 4.45 · 94 ratings
QWR = 4.41
Highway To Hell
AC/DC
Hard Rock
Album · 1979
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12 4.43 · 116 ratings
QWR = 4.40
Painkiller
JUDAS PRIEST
Power Metal
Album · 1990
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13 4.43 · 110 ratings
QWR = 4.40
Keeper of the Seven Keys Part II
HELLOWEEN
Power Metal
Album · 1988
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14 4.41 · 185 ratings
QWR = 4.39
Paranoid
BLACK SABBATH
Traditional heavy metal
Album · 1970
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15 4.41 · 171 ratings
QWR = 4.39
Still Life
OPETH
Progressive Metal
Album · 1999
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16 4.43 · 73 ratings
QWR = 4.39
Imaginations From the Other Side
BLIND GUARDIAN
Power Metal
Album · 1995
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17 4.49 · 33 ratings
QWR = 4.38
Sons of Northern Darkness
IMMORTAL
Black Metal
Album · 2002
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18 4.39 · 153 ratings
QWR = 4.37
Master Of Reality
BLACK SABBATH
Traditional heavy metal
Album · 1971
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19 4.40 · 135 ratings
QWR = 4.37
Led Zeppelin IV
LED ZEPPELIN
Hard Rock
Album · 1971
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20 4.40 · 102 ratings
QWR = 4.36
Deep Purple In Rock
DEEP PURPLE
Hard Rock
Album · 1970
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21 4.40 · 83 ratings
QWR = 4.36
Beneath the Remains
SEPULTURA
Thrash Metal
Album · 1989
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22 4.42 · 50 ratings
QWR = 4.36
The Black Halo
KAMELOT
Power Metal
Album · 2005
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23 4.46 · 33 ratings
QWR = 4.35
Burnt Offerings
ICED EARTH
US Power Metal
Album · 1995
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24 4.37 · 194 ratings
QWR = 4.35
Powerslave
IRON MAIDEN
NWoBHM
Album · 1984
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25 4.45 · 34 ratings
QWR = 4.35
Night of the Stormrider
ICED EARTH
US Power Metal
Album · 1991
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Master of Puppets Thrash Metal
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Rust in Peace Thrash Metal
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Rising Traditional heavy metal
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Reign in Blood Thrash Metal
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Ride the Lightning Thrash Metal
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