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Chameleon

Helloween

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
May 1993
Catalog ID:
N/A
Label:
EMI Music
Format:
Unknown
Reviews:
15 reviews (avg. 58%)
1. First Time 05:30   Show lyrics
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2. When the Sinner 06:54   Show lyrics
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3. I Don't Wanna Cry No More 05:12   Show lyrics
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4. Crazy Cat 03:30   Show lyrics
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5. Giants 06:33   Show lyrics
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6. Windmill 05:14   Show lyrics
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7. Revolution Now 08:04   Show lyrics
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8. In the Night 05:35   Show lyrics
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9. Music 07:01   Show lyrics
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10. Step Out of Hell 04:22   Show lyrics
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11. I Believe 09:11   Show lyrics
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12. Longing 04:14   Show lyrics
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Band members
Michael Kiske Vocals, Guitars (rhythm) (on tracks 2, 8, 11), Guitars (acoustic) (on track 12)
Ingo Schwichtenberg (R.I.P. 1995) Drums
Markus Grosskopf Bass
Roland Grapow Guitars, Guitars (acoustic) (on tracks 3, 8), Vocals (backing) (on track 4)
Michael Weikath Guitars, Vocals (backing) (on track 4)
Guest/Session
M. Drechsler Tam Tam Gong (5)
Corinna Wolke Vocals (backing) (4)
Lenny Wolf Vocals (backing) (4)
Stefan Pintev Violin
Axel Bergstedt Church Organ on track 11
Tommy Hansen Keyboards
Miscellaneous staff
Frederick Moulaert Pumpkin designs
Michael Weikath Logo
Craig Boubet Mixing (assistant)
Michael Tibes Producer (assistant)
Michael Kiske Cover art, Strings arrangement (11, 12)
Stephen Marcussen Mastering
Michael Wagener Mixing
Tommy Hansen Producer
Michael Kiske Vocals, Guitars (rhythm) (on tracks 2, 8, 11), Guitars (acoustic) (on track 12)
Ingo Schwichtenberg (R.I.P. 1995) Drums
Markus Grosskopf Bass
Roland Grapow Guitars, Guitars (acoustic) (on tracks 3, 8), Vocals (backing) (on track 4)
Michael Weikath Guitars, Vocals (backing) (on track 4)
M. Drechsler Tam Tam Gong (5)
Corinna Wolke Vocals (backing) (4)
Lenny Wolf Vocals (backing) (4)
Stefan Pintev Violin
Axel Bergstedt Church Organ on track 11
Tommy Hansen Keyboards
Frederick Moulaert Pumpkin designs
Michael Weikath Logo
Craig Boubet Mixing (assistant)
Michael Tibes Producer (assistant)
Michael Kiske Cover art, Strings arrangement (11, 12)
Stephen Marcussen Mastering
Michael Wagener Mixing
Tommy Hansen Producer
Read Can "Chameleon" be my... 95% Verd October 28th, 2011
Read HA HA HA, OH WOW 9% RageW August 10th, 2009
Read Yeah I know, no prizes for... 94% Metal_Grail March 15th, 2009
Read Highly varied and... 85% Empyreal August 14th, 2008
Read Their worst with Kiske 33% morbert April 21st, 2008
Read Dr. Stein's oddest experiment. 80% hells_unicorn March 2nd, 2008
Read Not Underrated, Just Bad 25% Crazy_Voodoo_Magic October 10th, 2007
Read Many hate it, but I like it! 80% Bahamut7 March 22nd, 2007
Read Unfairly treated by the... 92% Doomrock March 26th, 2006
Read Not a typical Helloween album 67% Tharos_sama January 22nd, 2006
Read Not really as godawful as... 64% Lord_Jotun January 13th, 2005
Read Forget about the 'Keepers' 70% aplws January 3rd, 2005
Read Gayest. Album. Ever. 0% StillDeath March 26th, 2004
Read Crappiest album ever 30% Gilius January 30th, 2004
Read Even Michael Kisk can't... 50% Dethrone_Tyranny September 16th, 2003

The last album featuring Michael Kiske on vocals and Ingo Schwichtenberg on drums.

On track 11, "I Believe", conductor Axel Bergstedt directed the children's choir of the Johann Sebastian Bach orchestra of Hamburg, Germany.

The 2006 Expanded Edition comes with a bonus disc with the following tracks:
1) I Don't Care You Don't Care (When the Sinner B-side)
2) Oriental Journey (When the Sinner B-side)
3) Cut in the Middle (Windmill B-side)
4) Introduction (Windmill B-side)
5) Get Me Out of Here (Windmill B-side)
6) Red Socks and the Smell of Trees (I Don't Wanna Cry No More B-side)
7) Ain't Got Nothin' Better (I Don't Wanna Cry No More B-side)
8) Windmill (demo) (previously unreleased)

Songwriting:
- Michael Weikath (tracks 1, 5, 6, 7)
- Michael Kiske (tracks 2, 8, 11, 12)
- Roland Grapow (tracks 3, 4, 9, 10)

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