No Prayer for the Dying

album by Iron Maiden

No Prayer for the Dying is a studio album by Iron Maiden. It went on sale on 1 October 1990.[1]

No Prayer for the Dying
Studio album by
Released1 October 1990
GenreHeavy metal
Length44:25
LabelEMI, Epic
Iron Maiden chronology
'Seventh Son of a Seventh Son
(1988)
No Prayer for the Dying 'Fear of the Dark
(1992)

The album has Iron Maiden's only song that became the most popular one in England when it was released. This song is called "Bring Your Daughter...to the Slaughter."[2] The album was also the band's last that was rated gold by the RIAA in the United States.[2]

Reviews of the album were mixed. One person who reviewed it said that it "as a whole doesn't measure up" when compared to the better songs on it.[2]

MusiciansEdit

Track listingEdit

Side one
No. TitleWriter(s) Length
1. "Tailgunner"  Steve Harris, Bruce Dickinson 4:13
2. "Holy Smoke"  Harris, Dickinson 3:47
3. "No Prayer for the Dying"  Harris 4:22
4. "Public Enema Number One"  Dave Murray, Dickinson 4:03
5. "Fates Warning"  Murray, Harris 4:09
Side two
No. TitleWriter(s) Length
6. "The Assassin"  Harris 4:16
7. "Run Silent Run Deep"  Harris, Dickinson 4:34
8. "Hooks in You"  Dickinson, Adrian Smith 4:06
9. "Bring Your Daughter... to the Slaughter"  Dickinson 4:42
10. "Mother Russia"  Harris 5:30
Total length:
43:42

ReferencesEdit

  1. "No Prayer For The Dying". Iron Maiden official website. Retrieved 26 December 2010.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 "Review". Allmusic. Retrieved 26 December 2010.