Black Sabbath - 13
Океан Ельзи - Земля and
The Winery Dogs - The Winery Dogs
The best prog releases:
of course, my favorites Dream Theater - Dream Theater along with
Riverside - New Generation Slaves,
Steven Wilson - The Raven That Refused to Sing (and Other Stories),
Levin Minnemann Rudess - Levin Minnemann Rudess
Best metal albums:
Motörhead - Aftershock,
Trivium - Vengeance Falls,
Carcass - Surgical Steel,
Amon Amarth - Deceiver of the Gods,
Avenged Sevenfold - Hail To The King
Also I can't pass by Disturbed David Draiman new project Device with their self-titled debut Device (funny, 4th self-named album in my rating with some more this year).
And please, check out my close friends from Ukrainian gothic-doom metal band Mortalium and their first full-lenght album released past year: A Gap Between Birth And Death.