Kids of the Century

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"Kids of the Century"
Cover of Kids of the Century (single).jpg
Single by Helloween
from the album Pink Bubbles Go Ape
Released16 February 1991
GenreHeavy metal
Length10:37 (European version)
Songwriter(s)Michael Kiske
Helloween singles chronology
"I Want Out"
"Kids of the Century"
"Number One"

"Kids of the Century" is a song and single by the German power metal band Helloween taken from the album Pink Bubbles Go Ape. This is the first Helloween single with Roland Grapow playing guitars, replacing Kai Hansen. It is also the first Helloween recording with a song written by bassist Markus Grosskopf: "Shit and Lobster".[1]

The Japanese version of the single contains an exclusive Helloween interview (6:02) instead of "Shit and Lobster".

Single track listing[edit]

1."Kids Of The Century"3:54
2."Blue Suede Shoes" (Carl Perkins)2:36
3."Shit And Lobster"4:07
4."Exclusive Helloween interview" (Japan only)6:02



Chart (1991) Peak
UK Singles Chart[2] 56


  1. ^ Syrjala, Marko (11 January 2011). "Helloween – bassist Markus Grosskopf". Metal Rules. Retrieved 19 July 2019.
  2. ^ "Helloween - Kids of The Century (UK Charts)". Official Charts. Retrieved 19 July 2019.

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