"Children of Madness" is 1987 and the second album by the British Heavy Metal ( NWWBHM ) band Battlezone, lead-singer on this album is Paul Di'Anno ( lead-singer of Iron Maiden from 1980 until 1986 )


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Album Description & Collectors information:

 Battlezone's "Children of Madness" is a 12" LP album released in 1987, featuring former Iron Maiden singer Paul Di'Anno. With a blend of heavy metal and hard rock, "Children of Madness" solidified Battlezone's place in the UK metal scene. Despite critical and commercial success, the album remains a cult favorite among fans of Di'Anno's work.

This album "BATTLEZONE - CHILDREN of Madness with Paul Di'Anno (Iron Maiden)" is the second album by Paul Di'Anno's Battlezone. It was released in 1987.

Music Genre:

  Heavy Metal NWOBHM 
Album Production information: 

The album: "BATTLEZONE - CHILDREN of Madness with Paul Di'Anno (Iron Maiden)" was produced by: Ian Richardson

Sound/Recording Engineer(s): Ian Richardson

This album was recorded at: Village Recorders, Dagenham, London, England

Album cover design: Nick Waters for Peter Black Design

Album cover photography: Ray Palmer

Mastered by Jack Adelman

Jack Adelman is a mastering engineer who has mastered duing the 1980s "See You in Hell (LP)" by "Grim Reaper", "Rolling Thunder" by "Attila", "Stricken by Might" by "E-X-E (USA)", and "Children of Madness" by "Battlezone".

Record Label Information:

  Scratch Records SCRATCH 805465-938

Media Format:

  12" LP Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 230 gram  

Year & Country:

  1987 Made in Germany
Personnel/Band Members and Musicians on: BATTLEZONE - CHILDREN of Madness with Paul Di'Anno (Iron Maiden)
    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Paul Di'Anno - lead vocals

      Paul Di'Anno (Real-name: Paul Andrews ) an English singer best known as the original lead vocalist for the heavy metal band Iron Maiden. He was born on May 17, 1958 in Chingford, Essex, England and began his music career as the lead singer of a punk band called The Phantom.

     Di'Anno joined Iron Maiden in 1978 and was the lead vocalist on their first two albums, "Iron Maiden" (1980) and "Killers" (1981). He is known for his distinctive and powerful voice, as well as his energetic stage presence and charismatic personality. During his time with Iron Maiden, he helped establish the band's reputation as one of the leading lights of the New Wave of British Heavy Metal (NWOBHM) movement.
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  • Graham Bath - guitar
  • John Wiggins - guitar
  • Pete West - bass
  • Steve Hopgood - drums
Complete Track-listing of the album "BATTLEZONE - CHILDREN of Madness with Paul Di'Anno (Iron Maiden)"

The detailed tracklist of this record "BATTLEZONE - CHILDREN of Madness with Paul Di'Anno (Iron Maiden)" is:

    Track-listing Side One:
  1. "Rip It Up" - 2:44
  2. "Overloaded" - 3:16
  3. "Nuclear Breakdown" - 4:48
  4. "Torch of Hate" - 2:58
  5. "Children of Madness" - 5:17
    Track-listing Side Two:
  1. "I Don't Wanna Know" - 3:18
  2. "The Promise" - 3:36
  3. "It's Love" - 3:35
  4. "Metal Tears" - 5:57
  5. "Whispered Rage" - 4:38
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