The Genesis

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The Genesis
Studio album by Yngwie J. Malmsteen
Released 24 December 2002
Recorded 1980
Genre Neo-classical metal
Length 1:09:16
Label Pony Canyon
Yngwie J. Malmsteen chronology
War to End All Wars
(2000)
The Genesis
(2002)
Attack!!
(2002)

The Genesis is a 2002 album released by Yngwie J. Malmsteen. It consists of very early recordings (around the time when Yngwie J. Malmsteen was seventeen years old), and many of these tracks were reworked for compositions on albums throughout his career. This album is the official version of the album released by Marcel Jacob; Birth of the Sun.

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Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Birth of the Sun"   Yngwie Malmsteen 9:25
2. "Plague in Lucifer's Mind"   Malmsteen 4:30
3. "Dying Man"   Malmsteen 8:47
4. "Black Magic Suite Op.3"   Malmsteen 12:53
5. "Merlin's Castle"   Malmsteen 4:55
6. "Voodoo Nights"   Malmsteen 8:42
7. "Hello" (Malmsteen's voice message) Malmsteen 1:51
8. "Voodoo Child"   Jimi Hendrix 12:18
9. "On a Serious Note"   Malmsteen 5:55

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