Alles aus Liebe

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
"Alles aus Liebe"
Single by Die Toten Hosen
from the album Kauf MICH!
Released 16 August 1993
Genre Punk rock, hard rock, emo
Length 4:34
Label Virgin Records
Writer(s) Andreas Frege
Die Toten Hosen singles chronology
"...wünsch DIR was"
(1993)
"Alles aus Liebe"
(1993)
"Kauf MICH!"
(1994)

"Alles aus Liebe" (All out of love) is a song by Die Toten Hosen. It is the third single and the twelfth track from the album Kauf MICH!.

The song is narrated by a man, who doesn't know how to correctly express and emphasise his love towards a woman and decides to commit a suicide to prove his love. However, in the end of the song he decides, that they should go together. In the end of the song, three shots are heard.

There is also an English version of the song, titled "All for the Sake of Love", which appeared on Love, Peace & Money.

Music video[edit]

The video was directed by Hans Neleman. In it, Campino sings to a woman beside a window.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Alles aus Liebe" (Frege/Frege) – 4:34
  2. "Auf dem Weg zur Nr. Eins" (On the way to no. one) (Rohde/Frege) − 4:01
  3. "5 Minuten" (5 minutes) (von Holst/Frege) − 3:01

Charts[edit]

Year Country Position
1994 Germany 29
1994 Switzerland 37

Tout pour sauver l'amour[edit]

"Tout pour sauver l'amour"
Single by Die Toten Hosen featuring Marina Casariego
Released 1995
Genre Punk rock
Length 4:31
Label Virgin Records
Writer(s) Andreas Frege
Marina Casariego
Die Toten Hosen chronology
"Sexual"
(1994)
"Tout pour sauver l'amour"
(1995)
"Nichts bleibt für die Ewigkeit"
(1995)

A French version of the song, titled "Tout pour sauver l'amour" (All to save love), was released as a promo single in 1995. The single is subtitled En duo avec Marina (In a duet with Marina), as it features Marina Casariego on female vocals.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Tout pour sauver l'amour" (Frege/Casariego) – 4:31
  2. "Tout pour sauver l'amour" (French Karaoke Version) – 4:42

1996 live version[edit]

"Alles aus Liebe (live)"
Single by Die Toten Hosen
from the album Im Auftrag des Herrn... - Die Toten Hosen Live
Released 10 January 1997
Genre Punk rock
Length 4:10
Label Virgin Records
Writer(s) Andreas Frege
Die Toten Hosen singles chronology
"Zehn kleine Jägermeister"
(1996)
"Alles aus Liebe (live)"
(1997)
"Pushed Again"
(1998)

A live version of the song is available on the 1996 live album Im Auftrag des Herrn. This was released as the only single from the album in 1997. The single had a crew-T-shirt with it.

Music video[edit]

The video was directed by Sven Offen & DoRo.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Alles aus Liebe" (Frege/Frege) − 4:10
  2. "Lügen" (Lies) (von Holst/Frege) − 4:03
  3. "Seelentherapie" (Soul therapy) (Breitkopf/Frege) – 4:48

Charts[edit]

Year Country Position
1997 Germany 20
1997 Austria 19

Cover Versions[edit]

The song was covered by the Polish band Ich Troje with the title "A wszystko to (bo ciebie kocham)". Moreover a live version of this cover exists in duet with the singer Anna Wyszkoni.