The Seventh Sign (album)

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The Seventh Sign
Studio album by Yngwie Malmsteen
Released 9 May 1994 (1994-05-09)[1]
Recorded New River Studios in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Genre Neo-classical metal, heavy metal, hard rock
Length 48:31
Label Music for Nations
Producer Yngwie Malmsteen
Yngwie Malmsteen chronology
Fire & Ice
(1992)
The Seventh Sign
(1994)
I Can't Wait
(1994)
Alternative cover
Japanese edition
2003 remastered edition
2011 reissue
Singles from The Seventh Sign
  1. "Forever One / Brothers"
    Released: 18 February 1994 (1994-02-18)[2]
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 3/5 stars[1]

The Seventh Sign is the seventh studio album by guitarist Yngwie Malmsteen, released on 9 May 1994 through Music for Nations (Europe) and Pony Canyon (Japan); a remastered edition was reissued in 2003 through SPV/Steamhammer, followed by an MP3-only reissue on 27 September 2011 through Malmsteen's own label Rising Force Records.[3] The Seventh Sign reached #11 on the Swedish albums chart and #47 on the Swiss albums chart, both in 1994.[4]

Track listing[edit]

All music composed by Yngwie Malmsteen.

No. Title Lyrics Length
1. "Never Die"   Malmsteen 3:29
2. "I Don't Know"   Malmsteen, Michael Vescera 3:25
3. "Meant to Be"   Malmsteen 3:52
4. "Forever One"   Malmsteen 4:35
5. "Hairtrigger"   Malmsteen 2:43
6. "Brothers"   (instrumental) 3:47
7. "Seventh Sign"   Malmsteen 6:31
8. "Bad Blood"   Malmsteen, Vescera 4:25
9. "Prisoner of Your Love"   Amberdawn Malmsteen 4:27
10. "Pyramid of Cheops"   Malmsteen 5:10
11. "Crash and Burn"   Malmsteen, Vescera 4:05
12. "Sorrow"   (instrumental) 2:02
Total length:
48:31

Personnel[edit]

Chart performance[edit]

Year Chart Position
1994 Swedish albums chart 11[4]
Swiss albums chart 47[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Huey, Steve. "The Seventh Sign - Yngwie Malmsteen". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 2014-01-13.
  2. ^ " Yngwie Malmsteen – Forever One". Discogs. Retrieved 2014-01-13.
  3. ^ "Seventh Sign: Yngwie Malmsteen". Amazon. Retrieved 2014-01-13.
  4. ^ a b c "Yngwie Malmsteen - The Seventh Sign (album)". finnishcharts.com. Hung Medien. Retrieved 2014-01-13.

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