Metallica (studio album) by Metallica

Metallica
Metallica by Metallica
Year: 1991
Overall rank: 242nd   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
Average Rating: 
78/100 (from 1,393 votes)
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Accolades:
Award Top 10 albums of 1991 (9th)
Award Top 50 albums of the 1990s (50th)
Award Top 500 albums of all time (242nd)
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Metallica bestography

Metallica is ranked 3rd best out of 23 albums by Metallica on BestEverAlbums.com.

The best album by Metallica is Master Of Puppets which is ranked number 103 in the list of all-time albums with a total rank score of 15,537.

Metallica album bestography « Higher ranked (189th) This album (242nd) Lower ranked (365th) »
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Metallica track list

  Track ratingsTrack ratings The tracks on this album have an average rating of 82 out of 100 (all tracks have been rated).

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Average Rating: 
78/100 (from 1,393 votes)
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This album is rated in the top 3% of all albums on BestEverAlbums.com. This album has a Bayesian average rating of 78.0/100, a mean average of 76.4/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 78.0/100. The standard deviation for this album is 17.9.

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95/100
From 04/20/2021 17:18
The perfect trash metal album and the most complete from Metallica. Every track is really good....
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85/100
From 03/12/2021 15:49
Rien que pour Nothing Else Matters cet album vaut le coup.
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From 01/16/2021 03:35
a perfect radio-metal album. It does have a host of flaws though
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From 01/03/2021 09:54
I was never sure if I liked Metallica but I like Diamond Head so thought I would give this, their most accessible offering a go. I like it, great riffery and guitar soloing in parts. 'Wherever I Roam' is a personal favourite with its Eastern influenced opening, heavy riff and blistering guitar soloing. I don't think I will head further into the Metallica catalogue as I am not a lover of all out thrash metal which I understand is what their core output has been. Good on Bill Bailey getting Enter Sandman an airing on Strictly!
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75/100
From 12/13/2020 16:43
Feels a little full of itself at times, but it's hard to deny the enormity of the singles.
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85/100
From 12/01/2020 11:25
Their most accessible and enjoyable album for someone not quite into metal. I understand that this came as a disappointment for a significant portion of their fans, but you have to appreciate their willingness to broaden their musical horizons. Sadly, their last great album. Overall, 85/100.
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85/100
From 09/13/2020 00:18
So much debate over this album within the 'true metal community' on the merit of it. It became commercial, it introduced a whole new audience to metal, it wasn't as ferocious as there previous work. So because Metallica seemed to of sold out, the hardcore metallers dismissed it. But this is a stone cold great hard rock/metal album. All killer, no filler. Some of the tracks are up there with the best they've done. Worthy of it's place in history, the metal album that woke the musical drones up
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85/100
From 06/22/2020 18:21
Average Track Rating = 84.59
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From 06/04/2020 14:30
Classic Metallica!
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From 10/22/2019 10:57
Mainstream but still heavy metal and very good album
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