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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.
    - Rating only by members: Weight = 1
    - Review by members : Weight = 5
    - Rating or review by collaborators : Weight = 10
  • 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 4.51 · 229 ratings
QWR = 4.47
Paranoid
BLACK SABBATH
Heavy Metal
Album · 1970
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2 4.50 · 239 ratings
QWR = 4.47
Powerslave
IRON MAIDEN
NWoBHM
Album · 1984
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3 4.50 · 161 ratings
QWR = 4.44
Rising
RAINBOW
Heavy Metal
Album · 1976
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4 4.46 · 164 ratings
QWR = 4.41
Sad Wings Of Destiny
JUDAS PRIEST
Heavy Metal
Album · 1976
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5 4.44 · 209 ratings
QWR = 4.41
Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son
IRON MAIDEN
Heavy Metal
Album · 1988
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6 4.38 · 213 ratings
QWR = 4.35
The Number Of The Beast
IRON MAIDEN
NWoBHM
Album · 1982
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7 4.77 · 17 ratings
QWR = 4.34
Curse & Chapter
HELL
Heavy Metal
Album · 2013
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8 4.37 · 192 ratings
QWR = 4.33
Master Of Reality
BLACK SABBATH
Heavy Metal
Album · 1971
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9 4.36 · 157 ratings
QWR = 4.32
Heaven And Hell
BLACK SABBATH
Heavy Metal
Album · 1980
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10 4.35 · 184 ratings
QWR = 4.31
Somewhere In Time
IRON MAIDEN
Heavy Metal
Album · 1986
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11 4.48 · 40 ratings
QWR = 4.31
The Chemical Wedding
BRUCE DICKINSON
Heavy Metal
Album · 1998
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12 4.34 · 134 ratings
QWR = 4.29
Holy Diver
DIO
Heavy Metal
Album · 1983
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13 4.32 · 161 ratings
QWR = 4.28
Sabbath Bloody Sabbath
BLACK SABBATH
Heavy Metal
Album · 1973
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14 4.31 · 68 ratings
QWR = 4.22
Abigail
KING DIAMOND
Heavy Metal
Album · 1987
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15 4.32 · 60 ratings
QWR = 4.22
Don't Break the Oath
MERCYFUL FATE
Heavy Metal
Album · 1984
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16 4.35 · 45 ratings
QWR = 4.22
Angel Witch
ANGEL WITCH
NWoBHM
Album · 1980
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17 4.31 · 53 ratings
QWR = 4.20
Wheels of Steel
SAXON
NWoBHM
Album · 1980
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18 4.23 · 191 ratings
QWR = 4.20
Black Sabbath
BLACK SABBATH
Heavy Metal
Album · 1970
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19 4.30 · 55 ratings
QWR = 4.19
Metal Heart
ACCEPT
Heavy Metal
Album · 1985
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20 4.25 · 87 ratings
QWR = 4.19
Ace of Spades
MOTÖRHEAD
Heavy Metal
Album · 1980
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21 4.22 · 186 ratings
QWR = 4.19
Piece Of Mind
IRON MAIDEN
NWoBHM
Album · 1983
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22 4.41 · 25 ratings
QWR = 4.19
The Deluge
MANILLA ROAD
Heavy Metal
Album · 1986
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23 4.31 · 42 ratings
QWR = 4.18
Breaker
ACCEPT
Heavy Metal
Album · 1981
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24 4.27 · 55 ratings
QWR = 4.17
Melissa
MERCYFUL FATE
Heavy Metal
Album · 1983
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25 4.28 · 48 ratings
QWR = 4.17
Strong Arm of the Law
SAXON
NWoBHM
Album · 1980
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26 4.27 · 51 ratings
QWR = 4.17
Restless and Wild
ACCEPT
Heavy Metal
Album · 1982
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27 4.48 · 16 ratings
QWR = 4.16
The Courts of Chaos
MANILLA ROAD
Heavy Metal
Album · 1990
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28 4.22 · 79 ratings
QWR = 4.16
The Book Of Souls
IRON MAIDEN
Heavy Metal
Album · 2015
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29 4.31 · 32 ratings
QWR = 4.15
Slave To The Grind
SKID ROW
Heavy Metal
Album · 1991
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30 4.18 · 132 ratings
QWR = 4.14
Screaming For Vengeance
JUDAS PRIEST
Heavy Metal
Album · 1982
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31 4.21 · 56 ratings
QWR = 4.12
Balls to the Wall
ACCEPT
Heavy Metal
Album · 1983
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32 4.27 · 32 ratings
QWR = 4.12
Crystal Logic
MANILLA ROAD
Heavy Metal
Album · 1983
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33 4.23 · 40 ratings
QWR = 4.11
High 'N' Dry
DEF LEPPARD
NWoBHM
Album · 1981
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34 4.32 · 22 ratings
QWR = 4.11
Open the Gates
MANILLA ROAD
Heavy Metal
Album · 1985
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35 4.53 · 11 ratings
QWR = 4.11
Faceless World
U.D.O.
Heavy Metal
Album · 1990
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36 4.15 · 122 ratings
QWR = 4.11
Sabotage
BLACK SABBATH
Heavy Metal
Album · 1975
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37 4.77 · 7 ratings
QWR = 4.11
The Unexpected Guest
DEMON
NWoBHM
Album · 1982
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38 4.61 · 9 ratings
QWR = 4.10
Hit and Run
GIRLSCHOOL
NWoBHM
Album · 1981
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39 4.12 · 160 ratings
QWR = 4.09
Brave New World
IRON MAIDEN
Heavy Metal
Album · 2000
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40 4.35 · 17 ratings
QWR = 4.09
Mystification
MANILLA ROAD
Heavy Metal
Album · 1987
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41 4.28 · 22 ratings
QWR = 4.08
Blind Rage
ACCEPT
Heavy Metal
Album · 2014
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42 4.12 · 125 ratings
QWR = 4.08
Stained Class
JUDAS PRIEST
Heavy Metal
Album · 1978
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43 4.47 · 11 ratings
QWR = 4.08
Vast Oceans Lachrymose
WHILE HEAVEN WEPT
Heavy Metal
Album · 2009
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44 4.15 · 55 ratings
QWR = 4.07
Diary Of A Madman
OZZY OSBOURNE
Heavy Metal
Album · 1981
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45 4.77 · 6 ratings
QWR = 4.07
Death in the Nursery
LEGEND
NWoBHM
Album · 1982
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46 4.53 · 9 ratings
QWR = 4.07
Spell Eater
HUNTRESS
Heavy Metal
Album · 2012
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47 4.31 · 17 ratings
QWR = 4.06
Kingdom Come
SIR LORD BALTIMORE
Heavy Metal
Album · 1970
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48 4.15 · 43 ratings
QWR = 4.06
No More Tears
OZZY OSBOURNE
Heavy Metal
Album · 1991
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49 4.42 · 11 ratings
QWR = 4.06
Atlantis Rising
MANILLA ROAD
Heavy Metal
Album · 2001
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50 4.16 · 38 ratings
QWR = 4.05
Firepower
JUDAS PRIEST
Heavy Metal
Album · 2018
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51 4.86 · 5 ratings
QWR = 4.05
Black is the Colour
ARVEN
Heavy Metal
Album · 2013
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52 4.41 · 11 ratings
QWR = 4.05
Animal House
U.D.O.
Heavy Metal
Album · 1987
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53 4.08 · 131 ratings
QWR = 4.05
Countdown to Extinction
MEGADETH
Heavy Metal
Album · 1992
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54 4.17 · 31 ratings
QWR = 4.04
Revenge
KISS
Heavy Metal
Album · 1992
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55 4.43 · 10 ratings
QWR = 4.04
Volcanic Rock
BUFFALO
Heavy Metal
Album · 1973
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56 4.47 · 9 ratings
QWR = 4.04
Metalized
SWORD
Heavy Metal
Album · 1986
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57 4.07 · 115 ratings
QWR = 4.04
Defenders Of The Faith
JUDAS PRIEST
Heavy Metal
Album · 1984
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58 4.08 · 77 ratings
QWR = 4.03
Overkill
MOTÖRHEAD
Heavy Metal
Album · 1979
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59 4.80 · 5 ratings
QWR = 4.03
What Doesn't Kill You...
BLUE CHEER
Heavy Metal
Album · 2007
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60 4.05 · 168 ratings
QWR = 4.03
Iron Maiden
IRON MAIDEN
NWoBHM
Album · 1980
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61 4.96 · 4 ratings
QWR = 4.03
MorningStarlett
MORNINGSTARLETT
Heavy Metal
Album · 2012
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62 4.21 · 20 ratings
QWR = 4.02
Fire Down Under
RIOT
Heavy Metal
Album · 1981
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63 4.10 · 46 ratings
QWR = 4.02
Conspiracy
KING DIAMOND
Heavy Metal
Album · 1989
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64 4.75 · 5 ratings
QWR = 4.02
Death
RAM
Heavy Metal
Album · 2012
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65 4.18 · 23 ratings
QWR = 4.02
Meliora
GHOST
Heavy Metal
Album · 2015
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66 4.29 · 13 ratings
QWR = 4.02
Ghostlights
AVANTASIA
Heavy Metal
Album · 2016
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67 4.53 · 7 ratings
QWR = 4.01
Starbound Beast
HUNTRESS
Heavy Metal
Album · 2013
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68 4.06 · 75 ratings
QWR = 4.01
The Last in Line
DIO
Heavy Metal
Album · 1984
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69 4.03 · 138 ratings
QWR = 4.01
Vol 4
BLACK SABBATH
Heavy Metal
Album · 1972
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70 4.36 · 10 ratings
QWR = 4.01
Headhunter
KROKUS
Heavy Metal
Album · 1983
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71 4.14 · 27 ratings
QWR = 4.01
The Headless Children
W.A.S.P.
Heavy Metal
Album · 1989
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72 4.36 · 10 ratings
QWR = 4.01
Thunder in the East
LOUDNESS
Heavy Metal
Album · 1985
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73 4.23 · 15 ratings
QWR = 4.00
Court in the Act
SATAN
NWoBHM
Album · 1983
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74 4.10 · 34 ratings
QWR = 4.00
Lightning to the Nations
DIAMOND HEAD
NWoBHM
Album · 1980
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75 4.12 · 27 ratings
QWR = 4.00
Forged in Fire
ANVIL
Heavy Metal
Album · 1983
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76 4.06 · 56 ratings
QWR = 4.00
Lovedrive
SCORPIONS
Heavy Metal
Album · 1979
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77 4.35 · 9 ratings
QWR = 3.99
Force Majeure
DORO
Heavy Metal
Album · 1989
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78 4.16 · 19 ratings
QWR = 3.98
The Underground Resistance
DARKTHRONE
Heavy Metal
Album · 2013
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79 4.35 · 9 ratings
QWR = 3.98
Inishmore
RIOT
Heavy Metal
Album · 1997
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80 4.02 · 80 ratings
QWR = 3.98
Long Live Rock 'n' Roll
RAINBOW
Heavy Metal
Album · 1978
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81 4.28 · 11 ratings
QWR = 3.98
Gates of Fire
MANILLA ROAD
Heavy Metal
Album · 2005
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82 4.23 · 13 ratings
QWR = 3.98
La Raza
ARMORED SAINT
Heavy Metal
Album · 2010
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83 4.33 · 9 ratings
QWR = 3.98
Filth Hounds of Hades
TANK
NWoBHM
Album · 1982
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84 4.11 · 23 ratings
QWR = 3.98
Stay Hungry
TWISTED SISTER
Heavy Metal
Album · 1984
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85 4.05 · 43 ratings
QWR = 3.97
The Devil You Know
HEAVEN & HELL
Heavy Metal
Album · 2009
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86 4.00 · 111 ratings
QWR = 3.97
Mob Rules
BLACK SABBATH
Heavy Metal
Album · 1981
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87 4.50 · 6 ratings
QWR = 3.97
The Lesser Key of Solomon
A SOUND OF THUNDER
Heavy Metal
Album · 2014
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88 4.50 · 6 ratings
QWR = 3.97
Beyond the Veil
DARK FOREST
Heavy Metal
Album · 2016
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89 4.26 · 11 ratings
QWR = 3.97
From Fields of Fire
ARGUS
Heavy Metal
Album · 2017
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90 4.22 · 12 ratings
QWR = 3.97
Disillusion (English Version)
LOUDNESS
Heavy Metal
Album · 1984
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91 4.20 · 13 ratings
QWR = 3.96
Rock Until You Drop
RAVEN
NWoBHM
Album · 1981
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92 4.02 · 57 ratings
QWR = 3.96
Blackout
SCORPIONS
Heavy Metal
Album · 1982
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93 4.14 · 17 ratings
QWR = 3.96
All for One
RAVEN
NWoBHM
Album · 1983
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94 4.24 · 11 ratings
QWR = 3.96
Diamonds
ENFORCER
Heavy Metal
Album · 2010
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95 4.15 · 16 ratings
QWR = 3.96
Dawn of Infinity
DARK FOREST
Heavy Metal
Album · 2011
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96 4.21 · 12 ratings
QWR = 3.96
Voyager
MANILLA ROAD
Heavy Metal
Album · 2008
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97 4.00 · 69 ratings
QWR = 3.96
Blizzard Of Ozz
OZZY OSBOURNE
Heavy Metal
Album · 1980
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98 4.45 · 6 ratings
QWR = 3.96
Time's Arrow
A SOUND OF THUNDER
Heavy Metal
Album · 2013
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99 4.25 · 10 ratings
QWR = 3.96
Hammer of the North
GRAND MAGUS
Heavy Metal
Album · 2010
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100 4.25 · 10 ratings
QWR = 3.96
Mean Machine
U.D.O.
Heavy Metal
Album · 1989
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