SLAYER's Kerry King Puts MERCYFUL FATE, VENOM & More In His Top 10 Metal Albums
Rolling Stone magazine continues to roll out singular lists for their Greatest Metal Albums of All Time series.
Joining Corey Taylor, Lars Ulrich, Ozzy Osbourne, Gojira's Joe Duplantier, Deafheaven's George Clarke, Avenged Sevenfold's M. Shadows and Rob Halford in the list making process is Slayer's own Kerry King! Unlike the previous reveal of Bill Ward's list, King tends to pick classic metal albums over anything that came out recently.
- AC/DC – Highway To Hell
- Black Sabbath – Sabotage
- Exodus – Bonded By Blood
- Iron Maiden – The Number Of The Beast
- Judas Priest – Stained Class
- Mercyful Fate – Melissa
- Metallica – Master Of Puppets
- Ozzy Osbourne – Diary Of A Madman
- Rainbow – Long Live Rock ‘n’ Roll
- Venom – Black Metal
For some in-depth descriptions from King on why he considers these his favorites, head over to Rolling Stone.