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  • Average rating: The classic calculation of the average but more weight is affected to the rating of collaborators and to rating with reviews.
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    - Review by members : Weight = 5
    - Rating or review by collaborators : Weight = 10
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  • to create a variable every query "QWR" (AKA: Query Weighted Rating) use for ordering.

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# Cover Ratings Title
Artist
Metal Subgenre
(Release Type)
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1 4.68 · 21 ratings
QWR = 4.52
Obsidian
PARADISE LOST
Gothic Metal
Album · 2020
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2 4.33 · 52 ratings
QWR = 4.28
Draconian Times
PARADISE LOST
Gothic Metal
Album · 1995
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3 4.29 · 28 ratings
QWR = 4.21
Velvet Darkness They Fear
THEATRE OF TRAGEDY
Gothic Metal
Album · 1996
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4 4.86 · 3 ratings
QWR = 4.18
The Perpetual Motion
THE OLD DEAD TREE
Gothic Metal
Album · 2005
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5 4.86 · 3 ratings
QWR = 4.18
Arcane Astral Aeons
SIRENIA
Gothic Metal
Album · 2018
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6 4.20 · 47 ratings
QWR = 4.16
Icon
PARADISE LOST
Gothic Metal
Album · 1993
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7 4.62 · 4 ratings
QWR = 4.15
The Blue
NOVEMBRE
Gothic Metal
Album · 2007
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8 4.22 · 26 ratings
QWR = 4.15
Tragic Idol
PARADISE LOST
Gothic Metal
Album · 2012
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9 4.71 · 3 ratings
QWR = 4.12
Infinity
CREMATORY
Gothic Metal
Album · 2010
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10 4.56 · 4 ratings
QWR = 4.12
Dim Days of Dolor
SIRENIA
Gothic Metal
Album · 2016
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11 4.18 · 27 ratings
QWR = 4.12
Wolfheart
MOONSPELL
Gothic Metal
Album · 1995
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12 5.00 · 2 ratings
QWR = 4.11
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MOONLIGHT
Gothic Metal
Album · 2005
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13 4.11 · 41 ratings
QWR = 4.07
Mandylion
THE GATHERING
Gothic Metal
Album · 1995
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14 4.12 · 35 ratings
QWR = 4.07
October Rust
TYPE O NEGATIVE
Gothic Metal
Album · 1996
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15 4.14 · 23 ratings
QWR = 4.07
Irreligious
MOONSPELL
Gothic Metal
Album · 1996
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16 4.83 · 2 ratings
QWR = 4.06
I Have Lost...
MORTAL LOVE
Gothic Metal
Album · 2005
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17 4.16 · 12 ratings
QWR = 4.04
The Children of the Night
TRIBULATION
Gothic Metal
Album · 2015
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18 4.10 · 24 ratings
QWR = 4.04
Faith Divides Us - Death Unites Us
PARADISE LOST
Gothic Metal
Album · 2009
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19 4.75 · 2 ratings
QWR = 4.03
Terminal
ANCESTRAL LEGACY
Gothic Metal
Album · 2014
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20 4.75 · 2 ratings
QWR = 4.03
Astral Adventures
DARKSEED
Gothic Metal
Album · 2003
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21 4.75 · 2 ratings
QWR = 4.03
Porta Obscura
CORONATUS
Gothic Metal
Album · 2008
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22 4.50 · 3 ratings
QWR = 4.03
Days of Nothing
THE FORESHADOWING
Gothic Metal
Album · 2007
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23 4.05 · 33 ratings
QWR = 4.01
Life Is Killing Me
TYPE O NEGATIVE
Gothic Metal
Album · 2003
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24 4.06 · 19 ratings
QWR = 3.99
Aégis
THEATRE OF TRAGEDY
Gothic Metal
Album · 1998
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25 4.42 · 3 ratings
QWR = 3.99
Terra Incognita
CORONATUS
Gothic Metal
Album · 2011
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26 4.20 · 6 ratings
QWR = 3.99
Perils Of The Deep Blue
SIRENIA
Gothic Metal
Album · 2013
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27 4.12 · 9 ratings
QWR = 3.98
Lake of Sorrow
THE SINS OF THY BELOVED
Gothic Metal
Album · 1998
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28 4.03 · 25 ratings
QWR = 3.98
In Requiem
PARADISE LOST
Gothic Metal
Album · 2007
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29 4.01 · 25 ratings
QWR = 3.97
Symbol of Life
PARADISE LOST
Gothic Metal
Album · 2002
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30 4.20 · 5 ratings
QWR = 3.96
The Seventh Life Path
SIRENIA
Gothic Metal
Album · 2015
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31 4.20 · 5 ratings
QWR = 3.96
URSA
NOVEMBRE
Gothic Metal
Album · 2016
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32 4.20 · 5 ratings
QWR = 3.96
Illusions
CREMATORY
Gothic Metal
Album · 1995
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33 4.33 · 3 ratings
QWR = 3.95
Second World
THE FORESHADOWING
Gothic Metal
Album · 2012
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34 4.33 · 3 ratings
QWR = 3.95
Oionos
THE FORESHADOWING
Gothic Metal
Album · 2010
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35 4.50 · 2 ratings
QWR = 3.95
Ultimate Darkness
DARKSEED
Gothic Metal
Album · 2005
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36 4.50 · 2 ratings
QWR = 3.95
Seasons
EVEREVE
Gothic Metal
Album · 1997
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37 4.50 · 2 ratings
QWR = 3.95
Stormbirds
EVEREVE
Gothic Metal
Album · 1998
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38 4.50 · 2 ratings
QWR = 3.95
Design 19
SUNDOWN
Gothic Metal
Album · 1997
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39 4.50 · 2 ratings
QWR = 3.95
My New Time
AUTUMN
Gothic Metal
Album · 2007
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40 4.50 · 2 ratings
QWR = 3.95
Orama
ON THORNS I LAY
Gothic Metal
Album · 1997
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41 4.50 · 2 ratings
QWR = 3.95
Sunrise
EMBERSLAND
Gothic Metal
Album · 2013
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42 4.07 · 8 ratings
QWR = 3.94
Down Below
TRIBULATION
Gothic Metal
Album · 2018
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43 5.00 · 1 ratings
QWR = 3.94
A Disturbing Awakening
ARAPACIS
Gothic Metal
Album · 2014
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44 5.00 · 1 ratings
QWR = 3.94
Unbreakable
ABSYNTH AURA
Gothic Metal
Album · 2011
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45 5.00 · 1 ratings
QWR = 3.94
The Deathship Has a New Captain
THE VISION BLEAK
Gothic Metal
Album · 2004
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46 5.00 · 1 ratings
QWR = 3.94
Through the Eyes of Regret
ELEGEION
Gothic Metal
Album · 2001
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47 5.00 · 1 ratings
QWR = 3.94
The Last Moment
ELEGEION
Gothic Metal
Album · 2005
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48 5.00 · 1 ratings
QWR = 3.94
The Wolves Go Hunt Their Prey
THE VISION BLEAK
Gothic Metal
Album · 2007
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49 5.00 · 1 ratings
QWR = 3.94
A Legacy of Love
ANTICHRISIS
Gothic Metal
Album · 1998
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50 5.00 · 1 ratings
QWR = 3.94
Gloom over This Hope
INVADING CHAPEL
Gothic Metal
Album · 2014
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51 5.00 · 1 ratings
QWR = 3.94
Lunar Manifesto
SEMBLANT
Gothic Metal
Album · 2014
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52 5.00 · 1 ratings
QWR = 3.94
Skin of the Earth
KINGFISHER SKY
Gothic Metal
Album · 2010
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53 5.00 · 1 ratings
QWR = 3.94
Arms of Morpheus
KINGFISHER SKY
Gothic Metal
Album · 2014
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54 4.07 · 7 ratings
QWR = 3.93
Revolution DNA
SEPTICFLESH
Gothic Metal
Album · 1999
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55 3.96 · 28 ratings
QWR = 3.92
World Coming Down
TYPE O NEGATIVE
Gothic Metal
Album · 1999
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56 4.08 · 6 ratings
QWR = 3.92
At Sixes and Sevens
SIRENIA
Gothic Metal
Album · 2002
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57 4.17 · 3 ratings
QWR = 3.88
Spellcraft
DARKSEED
Gothic Metal
Album · 1997
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58 3.91 · 24 ratings
QWR = 3.87
Nighttime Birds
THE GATHERING
Gothic Metal
Album · 1997
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59 3.93 · 14 ratings
QWR = 3.87
Inferno
LACRIMOSA
Gothic Metal
Album · 1995
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60 4.00 · 6 ratings
QWR = 3.87
Awake
CREMATORY
Gothic Metal
Album · 1997
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61 3.95 · 9 ratings
QWR = 3.87
Beyond the Veil
TRISTANIA
Gothic Metal
Album · 1999
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62 4.06 · 4 ratings
QWR = 3.86
Suspiria
DARKWELL
Gothic Metal
Album · 2000
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63 4.25 · 2 ratings
QWR = 3.86
Sunless Days
BESEECH
Gothic Metal
Album · 2005
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64 4.25 · 2 ratings
QWR = 3.86
Time of Despair
ENTWINE
Gothic Metal
Album · 2002
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65 4.25 · 2 ratings
QWR = 3.86
The Tuoni Pathway
SOULGRIND
Gothic Metal
Album · 2010
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66 4.25 · 2 ratings
QWR = 3.86
Reflections of Humanity
ILUMINATO
Gothic Metal
Album · 2011
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67 4.25 · 2 ratings
QWR = 3.86
Cold Comfort
AUTUMN
Gothic Metal
Album · 2011
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68 3.94 · 9 ratings
QWR = 3.86
Where Lovers Mourn
DRACONIAN
Gothic Metal
Album · 2003
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69 3.95 · 7 ratings
QWR = 3.85
Greatest Lovesongs Vol. 666
HIM
Gothic Metal
Album · 1997
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70 3.91 · 11 ratings
QWR = 3.85
The Neonai
LAKE OF TEARS
Gothic Metal
Album · 2002
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71 3.86 · 37 ratings
QWR = 3.84
Cruelty and the Beast
CRADLE OF FILTH
Gothic Metal
Album · 1998
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72 3.93 · 7 ratings
QWR = 3.84
Legend, Part I
SAVIOUR MACHINE
Gothic Metal
Album · 1997
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73 4.50 · 1 ratings
QWR = 3.84
System Deceive
ARAPACIS
Gothic Metal
Album · 2016
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74 4.50 · 1 ratings
QWR = 3.84
Without You
DARK PRINCESS
Gothic Metal
Album · 2005
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75 4.50 · 1 ratings
QWR = 3.84
Blackout Whiteout
HANGING GARDEN
Gothic Metal
Album · 2015
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76 4.50 · 1 ratings
QWR = 3.84
Anima
TYSTNADEN
Gothic Metal
Album · 2012
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77 4.50 · 1 ratings
QWR = 3.84
Heimwege
EWIGHEIM
Gothic Metal
Album · 2004
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78 4.50 · 1 ratings
QWR = 3.84
Pearls in Dirt
ASRAI
Gothic Metal
Album · 2007
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79 4.50 · 1 ratings
QWR = 3.84
Verisimilitude
EMBASSY OF SILENCE
Gothic Metal
Album · 2015
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80 4.50 · 1 ratings
QWR = 3.84
Forever Will Be Gone
MORTAL LOVE
Gothic Metal
Album · 2006
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81 4.50 · 1 ratings
QWR = 3.84
Disclosure in Red
TRAIL OF TEARS
Gothic Metal
Album · 1998
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82 4.50 · 1 ratings
QWR = 3.84
Oscillation
TRAIL OF TEARS
Gothic Metal
Album · 2013
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83 4.50 · 1 ratings
QWR = 3.84
Tales
TEARS OF MARTYR
Gothic Metal
Album · 2013
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84 4.50 · 1 ratings
QWR = 3.84
Last Night of Mortality
SEMBLANT
Gothic Metal
Album · 2010
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85 4.50 · 1 ratings
QWR = 3.84
Eirwen
DAMA
Gothic Metal
Album · 2011
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86 4.50 · 1 ratings
QWR = 3.84
Mary Celeste
MANDRAKE
Gothic Metal
Album · 2007
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87 4.50 · 1 ratings
QWR = 3.84
Erevos Aenon
MEDEN AGAN
Gothic Metal
Album · 2011
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88 4.50 · 1 ratings
QWR = 3.84
Hallway of Dreams
KINGFISHER SKY
Gothic Metal
Album · 2007
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89 4.50 · 1 ratings
QWR = 3.84
A New World?
DRAWN
Gothic Metal
Album · 1999
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90 4.50 · 1 ratings
QWR = 3.84
Dissonance
KOWAI
Gothic Metal
Album · 2014
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91 4.50 · 1 ratings
QWR = 3.84
Dark Ages
EMBERSLAND
Gothic Metal
Album · 2015
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92 4.00 · 4 ratings
QWR = 3.84
Nordlys
MIDNATTSOL
Gothic Metal
Album · 2008
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93 3.88 · 11 ratings
QWR = 3.82
Night Eternal
MOONSPELL
Gothic Metal
Album · 2008
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94 3.84 · 27 ratings
QWR = 3.82
Discouraged Ones
KATATONIA
Gothic Metal
Album · 1998
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95 3.92 · 6 ratings
QWR = 3.82
...Just Dreaming
CREMATORY
Gothic Metal
Album · 1994
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96 3.87 · 11 ratings
QWR = 3.81
Moons and Mushrooms
LAKE OF TEARS
Gothic Metal
Album · 2007
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97 4.00 · 3 ratings
QWR = 3.81
Drama
BESEECH
Gothic Metal
Album · 2004
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98 4.00 · 3 ratings
QWR = 3.81
Poison Awaits
DARKSEED
Gothic Metal
Album · 2010
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99 4.00 · 3 ratings
QWR = 3.81
Hermitage
MOONSPELL
Gothic Metal
Album · 2021
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100 3.88 · 8 ratings
QWR = 3.81
An Elixir for Existence
SIRENIA
Gothic Metal
Album · 2004
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