The year 1998:

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Zenial's album list
1)Cradle Of Filth - Cruelty and the Beast
2)The Elysian Fields - We... the Enlightened
3)Sear Bliss - The Haunting
4)...And Oceans - The Dynamic Gallery of Thoughts
5)Opeth - My Arms, Your Hearse
6)My Dying Bride - 34.788%... Complete
7)Godkiller - The End of the World
8)Opera IX - Sacro Culto
9)Mactätus - Provenance of Cruelty
10)Fear Factory - Obsolete
11)Ancient Rites - Fatherland
12)Limbonic Art - Epitome of Illusions
13)Darkwoods My Betrothed - Witch-Hunts
14)Agathodaimon - Blacken the Angel
15)Hecate Enthroned - Dark Requiems and Unsilent Massacre
16)Sad Legend - Sad Legend
17)Vordven - Towards the Frozen Stream
18)Graveworm - Underneath The Crescent Moon
19)...And Oceans / Bloodthorn - War vol. I (vs. Bloodthorn)
20)Necromicon - Sightveiler
21)Unholy - Rapture
22)Oxiplegatz - Sidereal Journey
23)Eucharist - Mirrorworlds
24)Vintersorg - Till Fjälls
25)Diabolical Masquerade - Nightwork
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User vote album list
1)Vintersorg - Till Fjälls 9.34 (145 votes)
2)Profanum - Profanum Aeternum: Eminence of Satanic Imperial Art 9.27 (60 votes)
3)The Sins Of Thy Beloved - Lake of Sorrow 9.25 (158 votes)
4)Tristania - Widow's Weeds 9.25 (157 votes)
5)Mithotyn - King of the Distant Forest 9.20 (72 votes)
6)Opeth - My Arms, Your Hearse 9.17 (273 votes)
7)Odium - The Sad Realm of the Stars 9.17 (52 votes)
8)Dargaard - Eternity Rites 9.16 (28 votes)
9)Therion - Vovin 9.15 (139 votes)
10)Saturnus - For the Loveless Lonely Nights 9.12 (37 votes)
11)Nocte Obducta - ...Doch Lächeln die Blutleeren Lippen / Begräbnisvermählung 9.11 (9 votes)
12)Lacrimosa - Live 9.10 (32 votes)
13)Elend - The Umbersun 9.09 (56 votes)
14)Anathema - Alternative 4 9.07 (199 votes)
15)Moonblood - Split with Asakku 9.07 (8 votes)
16)Sad Legend - Sad Legend 9.05 (37 votes)
17)Daemonarch - Hermeticum 9.04 (101 votes)
18)Katatonia - Discouraged Ones 9.04 (100 votes)
19)Limbonic Art - Epitome of Illusions 9.04 (93 votes)
20)The Elysian Fields - We... the Enlightened 9.04 (21 votes)
21)Nargaroth - Herbstleyd 9.03 (87 votes)
22)Death - Death live at Dynamo 9.03 (8 votes)
23)Graveland - Immortal Pride 9.01 (57 votes)
24)Unholy - Rapture 9.01 (28 votes)
25)Anathema - Alternative Future E.P. 9.01 (28 votes)
(scores calculated using a true Bayesian estimate)

Most user votes
1)Cradle Of Filth - Cruelty and the Beast 8.4 (397 votes)
2)Opeth - My Arms, Your Hearse 9.2 (273 votes)
3)Death - The Sound of Perseverance 8.5 (260 votes)
4)Anathema - Alternative 4 9.1 (199 votes)
5)Dimmu Borgir - Godless Savage Garden 6.9 (178 votes)
6)The Sins Of Thy Beloved - Lake of Sorrow 9.3 (158 votes)
7)Tristania - Widow's Weeds 9.3 (157 votes)
8)My Dying Bride - 34.788%... Complete 7.9 (156 votes)
9)Amon Amarth - Once Sent from the Golden Hall 8.8 (147 votes)
10)Vintersorg - Till Fjälls 9.4 (145 votes)

Lowest user votes
1)Korn - Kornography 4.56 (20 votes)
2)Korn - Follow the Leader 4.85 (145 votes)
3)Sepultura - Against 5.07 (59 votes)
4)Korn - Live At The Cow Palace 5.68 (15 votes)
5)Fear Factory - Revolution 5.90 (10 votes)
6)Entombed - Same Difference 5.96 (20 votes)
7)Fear Factory - Live in Orlando, Floride 15-9-98 6.14 (8 votes)
8)Metallica - Garage, Inc. 6.19 (121 votes)
9)Slayer - Diabolus in Musica 6.47 (114 votes)
10)Sepultura - Choke 6.50 (8 votes)

Most viewed covers
1)...And Oceans / Bloodthorn - War vol. I (vs. Bloodthorn)(345 views)
2)Dimmu Borgir / Dissection - Live & Plugged vol.2 (video)(300 views)
3)Cradle Of Filth - Cruelty and the Beast(246 views)
4)Paradise Lost - Reflection(243 views)
5)Anathema - Alternative 4(243 views)
6)Theatre Of Tragedy - Aégis(235 views)
7)...And Oceans - The Dynamic Gallery of Thoughts(231 views)
8)Fear Factory - Obsolete(228 views)
9)Moonspell - Sin Pecado(227 views)
10)Butterfly Temple - Kniga Velesa (demo)(226 views)

Most viewed lyrics
1)Cradle Of Filth - Cruelty and the Beast(211 views)
2)Paradise Lost - Reflection(154 views)
3)Agathodaimon - Blacken the Angel(118 views)
4)Evereve - Stormbirds(107 views)
5)Adorned Brood - Wigand(104 views)
6)Absu - In the Eyes of Ioldánach(101 views)
7)Fear Factory - Obsolete(99 views)
8)Draconian - The Closed Eyes of Paradise (demo)(99 views)
9)Marduk - Nightwing(97 views)
10)Azaghal - Kristinusko Liekeissä (demo)(97 views)


Best compilation albums
1)Various - Darkness is Thy Kingdom volume 1
2)Various - Ablaze Jan-Feb 1998 (nr 19)
3)Paradise Lost - Reflection
4)Various - Firestarter
5)Various - Statements of Intent
6)Various - Ablaze Nov-Dec 1998 (nr 24)
7)Various - Deathmeister Volume 1
8)Fear Factory - Revolution
9)Various - Feuersturm Volume II: The Ultimate Storm
10)Faith No More - Who Cares A Lot? The Greatest Hits
Best live albums
1)Obituary - Dead
2)Lacrimosa - Live
3)Strapping Young Lad - Live in Australia - No Sleep 'till Bedtime
4)Weakling - Live Practice Demo
Best non-metal
1)Vast - Visual Audio Sensory Theater
2)Darklands - Darklands
3)Placebo - Without You I'm Nothing
4)Hybernoid - Advanced Technology
5)Lacrimosa - Live
6)Elend - The Umbersun
7)Desire (SWE) - There Where Candles Fade
8)Him - Greatest Lovesongs vol. 666
9)Dargaard - Eternity Rites
10)Corvus Corax - Viator
Best demos
1)Amortis - Memories of an Ancient Time... (demo)
2)Penetralia - Tribute to the Moon (demo)
3)Immemorial (POL) - Ius Primae Noctis (demo)
4)Erector Spinae - Dopaminium (demo)
5)Love Lies Bleeding - The Lady Who Didn't Want to Be (demo)
6)Blazing Eternity - Der Hviler En Nat Under Sorte Vinterbøge (demo)
7)Heresiarh - Dragons of War (demo)
8)Draconian - The Closed Eyes of Paradise (demo)
9)Sirius - ...The Eclipse (The Summons of the Warriors of Armageddon) (demo)
10)Thyrane - Black Harmony (demo)
Most hyped bands
(most compilation appearances)
1)Fear Factory (50)
2)Sepultura (28)
3)Moonspell (25)
4)Korn (19)
5)The Gathering (17)
6)Soulfly (16)
7)Coal Chamber (16)
8)Stuck Mojo (15)
9)Spineshank (15)
10)Entombed (15)
Events
- Antihuman: Band was first called "Overfiend", changed name to "Antihuman" in 1998
- The Blood Divine: Band has broken up at 5th May 1998
- Ceremonial Embrace: Band was first called "Chastice", changed name to "Ceremonial Embrace" in 1998
- Dominion Caligula: Formed in late 1998 in Sweden
- Korn: "No Place To Hide" was nominated for a 1998 Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance
- Mindrot: Band has broken up in 1998
- Morgoth: Band has broken up in 1998
- Sadness: Band has broken up in 1998
- Sceptic: Marcin Urbas is a sprinter. In Seville 1998 he ran the 200 metres in 19.98!

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