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Acdc number 7 ??? Kidding me

8 hours ago

Black Sabbath Master of Reality should have made your top 10

16 hours ago

No way Bon Jovi should even make mention List over so many other real Rock albums....

18 hours ago

WTF!!??? I thought metal wasn't supposed to be on this list. Well WatchMojo I hate to tell you this but Motley Crue, Ozzy Osbourne and Black Sabbath are Heavy Metal. If you're going to review hard rock at least get your bands straight. And seriously? AC/DC at number 7 wtf?? They should have been much higher on the charts. That album is the second highest selling album of all time.

1 day ago

Kinda surprised Number of the Beast by Iron Maiden isn't on this list.

2 days ago

Not even an honorable mention of Queen?

2 days ago

Appetite and Back In Black should have been in the top 3

2 days ago

Led Zeppelin 4 should be #1.

2 days ago

How could you even think of playing those talentless hacks, the Foo Fighters, in the same list with the great Led Zeppelin and Black Sabbath? And yes, I agree that Dave Grohl is a great drummer. He just needs to stick to what he's good at.

2 days ago

No
Dark Side of the Moon

2 days ago

Kiss was trash more a visual bamd

3 days ago

1 LED ZEP 1
2 BLACK SABBATH PARANOID
3 DEEP PURPLE MACHINEHEAD
4 JUDAS PRIEST SIN AFTER SIN
5 MOTORHEAD ACE
6 IRON MAIDEN IRON MAIDEN/KILLERS TAKE YOUR PICK
7 OZZY BLIZZARD DIARY== OO/RR TRIBUTE
8 DEF LEPPARD HIGH N DRY
9 MOTLEY CRUE SHOUT
10 METALLICA RIDE
11 MEGADETH PEACE SELLS
12 SLAYER REIGHN
13 SKIDROW
14 PANTERA COWBOYS
HONORABLES NOT METAL BUT GREAT INFLUENCEL RUSH 2112 FASTWAY FIRST 2 ALBUMS

3 days ago

You lost any credit you ever had when you put Back in Black 6th top 3 anywhere else

1 week ago

Back in black at #7? U must smoke crack!!!

1 week ago

Led Zeppelin II is THE most over-rated rock album of ALL-TIME.....Boring, copped Robert Johnson blues with bad production. It is the worst LP of the Zeppelin catalog. III and Physical Graffiti are Zeppelin's gems. The number one album should have been Black Sabbath-Sabotage LP.

1 week ago

BLUE OYSTER CULT???? UFO????? THIN LIZZY???? RIOT???? This video is for people who know virtually nothing about hard rock, made by people who know virtually nothing about hard rock.

1 week ago

This video is for hard rock kindergarteners....If you didn't have these albums by the time you were 12 years old you are never gonna be a hard rocker. And RAINBOW-"Rising" is a far better LP than "Long Live Rock 'N' Roll". Also GNR is more of a post-hard rock band. Where's the UFO, Thin Lizzy, Riot????????

1 week ago

WHAT, NO NEWS OF THE WORLD😠!!!!!
Please do a second part including news of the world. PLEASE

1 week ago

Black Sabbath was the Birth of Metal. Not hard Rock.

2 weeks ago

Agreed. Steppenwolf and Grand Funk more so on Hard Rock.

1 week ago

Iommi didn't drop tuning till Master of Reality, jsut sayin.

2 weeks ago

I feel like number of the beast album should’ve been here.

2 weeks ago

Holy crap!and Black Sabbath is metal also

2 weeks ago

And Van Halen is glam metal

2 weeks ago

Ozzy Is metal, along with rainbow, not hard rock.

2 weeks ago

And Bon Jovi slippery when wet.

2 weeks ago

And what about van Halen 1984 and Def Leppard Hysteria.

2 weeks ago

I would have had Shout at the Devil should have been on the list and Back in Black and GnR should have been higher but I love #1 Nice job guys

2 weeks ago

How the fuck is Black Sabbath in the list of Hard Rock albums ?
In my opinion, you shouldn't have included heavy metal band like black sabbath

2 weeks ago

Back in black number one

2 weeks ago

saw def leopard 1983 they rocked!!! then saw them 1987 opening band Tesla

2 weeks ago

blew them away

2 weeks ago

High n dry is better than of pyromania @ hysteria put together!

2 weeks ago

0/10 needs more Tenacious D

2 weeks ago

WHAT ABOU HOTEL CALIFORNIA?

2 weeks ago

Blows my mind that Appetite is still the best selling debut of all time

3 weeks ago

sabbath 4 ever

3 weeks ago

Def Leppard Hysteria is a better album.

3 weeks ago

Hold on a minute. Why is def Leppard at number six for. Oh and apparently they are glam rock. And pyromania is their bslest album. My god there is a better album called hysteria 4 years later. What an idiot.

3 weeks ago

What are you talking about kiss didn't have good album sales. They are on of the biggest bands in the whole history of music. You complete idiot.

3 weeks ago

Kiss. Lol. Shouldn't be anywhere near any top 10 lists.

3 weeks ago

Damn good list. Doesn't matter to me what order they were compiled. Honestly, I would substitute Boston's 1st Album with Def Leppard. That Boston album was my generation's Sgt. Pepper in terms of groundbreaking production and recording quality. Total game changer.

3 weeks ago

Master of Puppets by Metallica is a classic like Kiss's albums.

3 weeks ago

you have the nerve to put deep purple "machine head" on here but not Van Halen's "1984" which contaned the #1 "Jump" #36 "panama" and #56 "Hot for a teacher"

3 weeks ago

+Kim Poulsen well, they could have put 1984 on instead of van halen

2 weeks ago

Not more than one album per band!

2 weeks ago

Appetite for destruction is one of my favorite albums of all time 🎸🤘🎸🤘

3 weeks ago

What a piece of shit list you clowns dont know anything...if GNR wasnt #1

4 weeks ago

Fuck this list. Where the fuck is metallica ( master of puppets) and Judas priest ( painkiller)

4 weeks ago

Mutt Lange produced Back in Black and Pyromania.
I prefer VH-2, Women & Children First and Fair Warning over their debut.
Isn’t Paranoid a better album?
Rush-Moving Pictures was skipped too!

4 weeks ago

Most of the people early on the list are not “hard” rock.

4 weeks ago

You forgot Europe - The Final Countdown and Out Of This World álbuns.

4 weeks ago

Bogus list. Are you experienced belongs at #1.

1 month ago

I agree with Zep II, Blew away Abbey Road on the charts.

1 month ago