Babylon (Ten album)

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Studio album by Ten
Released August 28, 2000
Genre Melodic Hard rock, Hard rock
Length 58:36
Label Frontiers Records
FR CD 046
Producer Gary Hughes
Ten chronology
The Best of Ten 1996–1999
Far Beyond the World
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic [1]

Babylon is the fifth studio album released by the melodic hard rock band Ten.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Gary Hughes.

  1. "The Stranger" – 7:20
  2. "Barricade" – 5:22
  3. "Give in This Time" – 5:24
  4. "Love Became the Law" – 4:41
  5. "The Heat" – 5:41
  6. "Silent Rain" – 6:27
  7. "Timeless" – 4:54
  8. "Black Hearted Woman" – 5:35
  9. "Thunder in Heaven" – 6:58
  10. "Valentine" – 6:14



  • Mixing – Audu Obaje
  • Engineers – Audu Obaje, Neil Amison, Kirk Podmore, Vinny Burns and Gary Hughes


  • The concept of the album revolves around a futuristic story about a computer programmer and his tragic love affair.


  • The album originally meant to feature an eleventh song, named "Dawn Star". However, the record company insisted on removing the track from the final release. The track saw the light of day on October 2010 when it was featured in the setlist of the Rocktopia Podcast, AhORa Rock.
  • The cover of the album was designed by Luis Royo making it the second TEN release to feature a cover designed by this artist. The first cover he made for the band was for their 1998 release Spellbound.

Chart positions[edit]


Year Chart Position
German Albums Chart[2] 100


  1. ^ Babylon at AllMusic
  2. ^ "Die ganze Musik im Internet: Charts". Retrieved 29 September 2014. 

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