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Best of 2009

The Top Albums of 2009 as decided by the Metal Injection Junkies

Posted on December 31, 2009

A few weeks ago, we opened up a forum thread asking you junkies to submit your top 10 albums of the year. We would calculate the top albums by awarding 10 points to your number one pick, 9 points to your number two pick and so on. We have tallied all the results and here are the top albums of the year, with the amount of votes it received.

  1. Mastodon – Crack the Skye 264 votes
  2. Between the Buried and Me – The Great Misdirect 188 votes
  3. The Black Dahlia Murder – Deflorate 185 votes
  4. Lamb of God – Wrath 172 votes
  5. Behemoth – Evangelion 167 votes
  6. Baroness – The Blue Record 138 votes
  7. The Red Chord – Fed Through the Teeth Machine 135 votes
  8. Cattle Decapitation – The Harvest Floor 105 votes
  9. Converge – Axe To Fall 101 votes
  10. Cannibal Corpse – Evisceration Plague 92 votes
  11. Obscura – Cosmogenesis 91 votes
  12. Nile – Those whom the gods detest 79 votes
  13. Dying Fetus – Descend into depravity 64 votes
  14. Agoraphobic Nosebleed – Agorapocalypse 61 votes
  15. Every Time I Die – New Junk Aesthetic 59 votes
  16. Immortal – All Shall Fall 57 votes
  17. Dethklok – The Dethalbum II 55 votes
    Slayer – World Painted Blood 55 votes

  18. Devildriver – Pray For Villains 54 votes
    Goatwhore – Carving Out the Eyes Of God 54 votes
    Megadeth – Endgame 54 votes

  19. Revocation – Existence is Futile 53 votes
  20. Alice In Chains – Black Gives Way To Blue 51 votes
  21. Suffocation – Blood Oath 49 votes
  22. Katatonia – Night Is The New Day 48 votes
  23. Kylesa – Static Tension 46 votes
  24. Despised Icon – Day of Mourning 45 votes
  25. Devin Townsend – Addicted 44 votes
  26. Born of Osiris – A Higher Place 43 votes
  27. Skeletonwitch – Breathing The Fire 42 votes
  28. Daath – The Concealers 34 votes
    Magrudergrind – Magrudergrind 34 votes

  29. God Forbid – Earthsblood 33 votes
    Job For A Cowboy – Ruination 33 votes
    Municipal Waste – Massive Agressive 33 votes

  30. Hypocrisy – A Taste of Extreme Divinity 32 votes
    Suicide Silence – No Time To Bleed 32 votes

  31. Augury – Fragmentary Evidence 30 votes
    Epica – Design Your Universe 30 votes
    Swallow The Sun – New Moon 30 votes

  32. Cormorant – Metazoa 29 votes
    Ulcerate – Everything Is Fire 29 votes

  33. Devin Townsend – KI 28 votes
  34. Isis – Wavering Radiant 27 votes
    Napalm Death – Time Waits For No Slave 27 votes
    Wolves in the Throne Room – Black Cascade 27 votes

  35. Gorod – Process of a New Decline 26 votes
  36. Ensiferum – From Afar 25 votes
  37. Chimaira – The Infection 21 votes
  38. Anaal Nathrakh – In the Constellation of the Black Widow 19 votes
    Burnt By the Sun – Heart of Darkness 19 votes

  39. Darkest Hour – Eternal Return 18 votes
    Doomriders – Darkness Come Alive 18 votes

  40. Vomitory – Carnage Euphoria 17 votes
  41. Coalesce – OX 16 votes
    Winds of Plague – The Great Stone War 16 votes

  42. Be'lakor – Stone's Reach 15 votes
    Impending Doom – Serpent Servant 15 votes
    Insomnium – Across The Dark 15 votes
    Paria – The Barnacle Cordius 15 votes
    Psyopus – Odd Senses 15 votes
    Shrinebuilder – Shrinebuilder 15 votes
    The Agonist – Lullabies For The Dormant Mind 15 votes
    Vader – Necropolis 15 votes

  43. Animals As Leaders – Animals As Leaders 13 votes
    Architechts – Hollow Crown 13 votes
    Ghost Brigade – Isolation songs 13 votes
    Kreator – Hordes of Chaos 13 votes

  44. Austrian Death Machine – Double Brutal 12 votes
    Dream Theater – Black Clouds & Silver Linings 12 votes
    maudlin of the Well – Part the Second 12 votes

  45. Brand New – Daisy 11 votes
  46. Absu – Absu 10 votes
    After the Burial – Rareform 10 votes
    GWAR – Lust In Space 10 votes
    Lazarus A.D. – The Onslaught 10 votes
    Obituary – Darkest Day 10 votes
    Paradise Lost – Faith Divides Us Death Unites Us 10 votes
    Sybreed – The Pulse of Awakening 10 votes
    The Number Twelve Looks Like You – Worse Than Alone 10 votes

  47. Ancestors – Of Sound Mind 9 votes
    Assjack – Assjack 9 votes
    Blood Red Throne – Souls of Damnation 9 votes
    Enfold Darkness – Our Cursed Rapture 9 votes
    HORSE the Band – Desperate Living 9 votes
    Keelhaul – Triumphant Return to Obscurity 9 votes
    Miss May I – Apologies Are for the Weak 9 votes
    Pestilence – Resurrection Macabre 9 votes
    Worm Ouroboros – Worm Ouroboros 9 votes

  48. Black Cobra – Chronomega 8 votes
    Blood Tsunami – Grand feast for vultures 8 votes
    Fondlecorpse – Creaturegore 8 votes
    Giant Squid – The Ichthyologist 8 votes
    Infernal Revulsion – Dead But Breathing 8 votes
    Malefice – Dawn of Reprisal 8 votes
    Pelican – What We All Come to Need 8 votes
    Portal – Swarth 8 votes
    Punch – Punch 8 votes
    Tenet – Sovereign 8 votes
    The Lonely Island – Incredibad 8 votes
    Insect Warfare – Noise Grind Power Death 8 votes
    Soulfallen – Grave New World 8 votes

  49. Alexisonfire – Old Crows Young Cardinals 7 votes
    Horrific -Your Worst Nightmare 7 votes
    The Crimson Armada – Gaurdians 7 votes
    The Empire Shall Fall – Awaken 7 votes
    Vomit the Soul – Apostles of Inexpression 7 votes
    Old Man's Child – Slaves of the World 7 votes
    Impetuous Ritual – Relentless Execution of Ceremonial Excrescence 7 votes

  50. Eternal Tears Of Sorrow – Children Of The Dark Waters 6 votes
    Man Must Die – No Tolerance For Imperfection 6 votes
    Mournful Congregation – The June Frost 6 votes
    Nashville Pussy – From Hell To Texas 6 votes
    Revolting – Dreadful Pleasures 6 votes
    Scar Symmetry – Dark Matter Dimensions 6 votes
    SWWATTS – The Grand Partition and the Abrogation of Idolatry 6 votes
    Viatrophy – Viatrophy 6 votes
    Suidakra – Crógacht 6 votes

  51. 3 Inches Of Blood – Here Waits Thy Doom 5 votes
    August Burns Red – Constellations 5 votes
    Believer – Gabriel 5 votes
    Belphegor – Walpurgis Rites – Hexenwahn 5 votes
    Ingested – Surpassing the Boundaries of Human Suffering 5 votes
    Iron Age – The Sleeping Eye 5 votes
    Loan – Gontziria 5 votes
    Rammstien – Liebe ist Für Alle Da 5 votes
    Rose Funeral – The Resting Sonata 5 votes
    Samael – Above 5 votes
    Sanctification – Black Reign 5 votes
    YOB – The Great Cessation 5 votes
    Zoroaster – Voice of Saturn 5 votes
    Neko Case – Middle Cyclone 5 votes

  52. Azarath – Praise the Beast 4 votes
    Gaza – He Is Never Coming Back 4 votes
    Insidious Decrepancy – Extirpating Omnicient Certitude 4 votes
    Lay Down Rotten – Gospel Of The Wretched 4 votes
    Warbringer – Waking Into Nightmares 4 votes
    Weekend Nachos – Unforgivable 4 votes
    Altar of Plagues – White Tomb 4 votes
    God Dethroned – Passiondale 4 votes

  53. Beherit – Engram 3 votes
    Candlemass – Death Magic Doom 3 votes
    Chthonic – Mirror Of Retribution 3 votes
    Hellwitch – Omnipotent Convocation 3 votes
    KISS – Sonic Boom 3 votes
    Lye by Mistake – Fea Jur 3 votes
    Muse – The Resistance 3 votes
    Steel Panther – Feel the Steel 3 votes
    Struck by Lightning – Serpents 3 votes
    Threat Signal – Vigilance 3 votes
    Within The Ruins – Creature 3 votes
    Pussygutt – Gathering Strengths 3 votes
    Neaera – Omnicide 3 votes

  54. Devourment – Unleash the Carnivore 2 votes
    Gorgoroth – Quantos Possunt ad Satanitatem Trahunt 2 votes
    Hatebreed – For The Lions 2 votes
    Skyfire – Esoteric 2 votes
    The Burning – Rewakening 2 votes
    War From A Harlots Mouth – In Shoals 2 votes
    Darzamat – Sulfernu's Path 2 votes

  55. A Hill To Die Upon – Infinite Titanic Immortal 1 vote
    Blackguard – Profugus Mortis 1 vote
    Brutal Truth – Evolution through Revolution 1 vote
    Goes Cube – Another Day Has Passed 1 vote
    Gory Blister – Graveyard Of Angels 1 vote
    Killswitch Engage – Killswitch Engage 1 vote
    Septycal Gorge – Erase the Insignificant 1 vote
    Squash Bowels – Grindvirus 1 votes
    The Binary Code – The Binary Code 1 vote
    Throwdown – Deathless 1 vote
    Ignivomous – Death Transmutation 1 vote
    Antigama – Warning 1 vote

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