Jesus Christ Superstars

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Jesus Christ Superstars
Jesus christ superstars album cover.jpg
Studio album by Laibach
Released October 28, 1996
Length 46:36
Label Mute
Producer Peter Penko
Laibach chronology
Occupied Nato Tour
(1996)Occupied Nato Tour1996
Jesus Christ Superstars
M.B. December 21, 1984
(1997)M.B. December 21, 19841997
Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic2/5 stars[1]

Jesus Christ Superstars is the fifth studio album by Slovenian industrial/electronic music group Laibach. It was released in 1996 and is a collection of cover versions and originals on the theme of religion. Unlike the albums before it, Jesus Christ Superstars has a much more guitar driven sound, with the overall result being reminiscent of the bands belonging to the genre of industrial metal.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "God Is God" (Burton/Watkins) – 3:43
  2. "Jesus Christ Superstar" (Lloyd Webber/Rice) – 5:45
  3. "Kingdom of God" (Avsenik/Bohn/Laibach) – 5:37
  4. "Abuse and Confession" (Avsenik/Bohn/Laibach) – 6:14
  5. "Declaration of Freedom" (Bohn/Laibach) – 5:33
  6. "Message from the Black Star" (Bohn/Laibach) – 5:50
  7. "The Cross" (Prince) – 4:54
  8. "To the New Light" (Avsenik/Bohn/Laibach) – 5:00
  9. "Deus Ex Machina" (Avsenik/Laibach) – 4:00