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The best album by Slayer is Reign In Blood which is ranked number 440 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 5,112.

Slayer is ranked number 287 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 8,278.

Members who like this artist also like: Metallica, Iron Maiden and Megadeth.

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Slayer best albums

The following albums by Slayer are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

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RankAlbumArtist
1.

Reign In BloodUnited States Slayer
Year of Release:1986Appears in:272 charts
Rank in 1986:8Rank Score:5,112
Rank in 1980s62Overall Rank:440
Average Rating:  78/100 (425 votes)
Comments: 21 comments
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2.

Seasons In The AbyssUnited States Slayer
Year of Release:1990Appears in:74 charts
Rank in 1990:31Rank Score:1,030
Rank in 1990s385Overall Rank:1,802
Average Rating:  79/100 (153 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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3.

South Of HeavenUnited States Slayer
Year of Release:1988Appears in:69 charts
Rank in 1988:39Rank Score:696
Rank in 1980s397Overall Rank:2,479
Average Rating:  79/100 (131 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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4.

Hell AwaitsUnited States Slayer
Year of Release:1985Appears in:32 charts
Rank in 1985:47Rank Score:433
Rank in 1980s579Overall Rank:3,535
Average Rating:  74/100 (70 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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5.

God Hates Us AllUnited States Slayer
Year of Release:2001Appears in:23 charts
Rank in 2001:93Rank Score:383
Rank in 2000s933Overall Rank:3,908
Average Rating:  66/100 (65 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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6.

Show No MercyUnited States Slayer
Year of Release:1983Appears in:29 charts
Rank in 1983:61Rank Score:373
Rank in 1980s643Overall Rank:3,996
Average Rating:  70/100 (81 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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World Painted BloodUnited States Slayer
Year of Release:2009Appears in:13 charts
Rank in 2009:288Rank Score:105
Rank in 2000s2,738Overall Rank:10,750
Average Rating:  68/100 (43 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Decade Of Aggression: LiveUnited States Slayer
Year of Release:1991Appears in:5 charts
Rank in 1991:232Rank Score:78
Rank in 1990s2,921Overall Rank:14,191
Average Rating:  71/100 (10 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Christ IllusionUnited States Slayer
Year of Release:2006Appears in:9 charts
Rank in 2006:739Rank Score:24
Rank in 2000s6,659Overall Rank:24,559
Average Rating:  71/100 (26 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Divine InterventionUnited States Slayer
Year of Release:1994Appears in:12 charts
Rank in 1994:573Rank Score:16
Rank in 1990s5,786Overall Rank:29,154
Average Rating:  70/100 (22 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Overall band rank: 287

This may not be a complete discography for Slayer. This listing only shows those albums by this artist that appear in at least one chart on this site. If an album is 'missing' that you think deserves to be here, you can include it in your own chart from the My Charts page!

Slayer best tracks

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1.Angel Of Death
(from the album Reign In Blood)
 87/100 (87 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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2.Raining Blood
(from the album Reign In Blood)
 87/100 (83 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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3.Disciple
(from the album God Hates Us All)
 86/100 (15 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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4.Mandatory Suicide
(from the album South Of Heaven)
 86/100 (18 votes)
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5.Dead Skin Mask
(from the album Seasons In The Abyss)
 86/100 (25 votes)
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6.Seasons In The Abyss
(from the album Seasons In The Abyss)
 86/100 (25 votes)
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7.South Of Heaven
(from the album South Of Heaven)
 85/100 (30 votes)
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8.Behind the Crooked Cross
(from the album South Of Heaven)
 85/100 (16 votes)
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9.Spill the Blood
(from the album South Of Heaven)
 84/100 (14 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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10.War Ensemble
(from the album Seasons In The Abyss)
 84/100 (27 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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11.Ghosts Of War
(from the album South Of Heaven)
 83/100 (15 votes)
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12.Piece By Piece
(from the album Reign In Blood)
 83/100 (65 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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13.Silent Scream
(from the album South Of Heaven)
 83/100 (18 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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14.Skeletons Of Society
(from the album Seasons In The Abyss)
 82/100 (20 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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15.World Painted Blood
(from the album World Painted Blood)
 82/100 (10 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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16.Live Undead
(from the album South Of Heaven)
 82/100 (15 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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17.Dissident Aggressor
(from the album South Of Heaven)
 82/100 (13 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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18.Hell Awaits
(from the album Hell Awaits)
 82/100 (12 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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19.Postmortem
(from the album Reign In Blood)
 82/100 (62 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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20.Jesus Saves
(from the album Reign In Blood)
 81/100 (61 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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Slayer ratings

Average Rating: 
76/100 (from 57 votes)
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From Onater 01/14/2017 06:21
I mean, I'm not a big fan of metal, and I don't really listen to them, but the fact the they are this low in the overall rankings is ridiculous for one of the most iconic metal bands ever.
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From TenYearsGone 02/28/2016 15:35
My favorite from the big four. They're the fastest & darkest of them.
Jeff Hanneman and Kerry King's dual guitar riffs are just mind blowing. Their solos are kinda bad, but I guess I can live with that.

Favorite songs: Chemical Warfare, Black Magic, South Of Heaven, Raining Blood
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From Smithy1998 08/21/2015 21:15
RAINING BLOOD!!!!
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95/100
From zags7000 06/11/2015 07:53
When I first started playing guitar Slayer was one the bands that I wanted to sound like. Of the big four I feel Metallica created the best albums (though all four have equally great material) but no one has been more consisting in creating great material than Slayer. They may have only one miss in their career (Diabolus in Musica) which is far less than the others. Truly one of the greatest.
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From Jasonconfused 11/16/2012 23:30
SLLLLAAAAYEEERRRRR!!!!!! No one thrashes harder and faster and louder than Slayer. Dave Lombardo is not only one of the greatest metal drummers, but one of the best overall drummers. Reign in Blood is the thrash bible.
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From musicmanstu 07/31/2012 04:31
Slayeeeeeeeeer!!
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From dwils0891 04/18/2012 17:57
Great metal band! They outlived all of their peers (Metallica, Anthrax, Megadeth) by a long shot. Metallica, Megadeth, and Anthrax all sold out but Slayer never strayed from their true colors. I do think the creativity lacks on most of their recent albums but they kicked some serious ass in the 80s and early 90s. Best Slayer albums in order: Reign In Blood, Hell Awaits, South Of Heaven, Seasons In The Abyss, and World Painted Blood. I highly recommend each of those albums from possibly the greatest metal band of all time (although Metallica and Iron Maiden would be good arguments against that).
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