The Hell of Steel: Best of Manowar

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The Hell of Steel: Best of Manowar
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Compilation album by
GenreHeavy metal, power metal
Manowar compilation chronology
Manowar Kills
The Hell of Steel: Best of Manowar
Professional ratings
Review scores
AllMusic2/5 stars[1]
Collector's Guide to Heavy Metal6/10[2]

The Hell of Steel: Best of Manowar is a compilation album by heavy metal band Manowar. It was released in 1994 by Atlantic Records due to contractual obligations and featured 14 tracks from albums released under the Atlantic label (Fighting the World, Kings of Metal and The Triumph of Steel). The band does not consider it an official release.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Fighting the World" – 3:46
  2. "Kings of Metal" – 3:43
  3. "Demon's Whip" – 7:44
  4. "Warrior's Prayer" – 4:20
  5. "Defender" – 6:01
  6. "Crown and the Ring" – 4:46
  7. "Blow Your Speakers" – 3:36
  8. "Metal Warriors" – 3:59
  9. "Black Wind, Fire and Steel" – 5:17
  10. "Hail and Kill" – 5:54
  11. "Power of Thy Sword" – 7:49
  12. "Herz Aus Stahl" – 5:10
  13. "Kingdom Come" – 3:55
  14. "Master of the Wind" – 5:27

Additional information[edit]

  • The song "Herz Aus Stahl" is a German version of the Kings of Metal track "Heart of Steel".
  • While the tracks are not laid out in chronological order, the album starts off with the first track of Fighting the World and ends with the final track of The Triumph of Steel.


  1. ^ The Hell of Steel: Best of Manowar at AllMusic
  2. ^ Popoff, Martin (August 1, 2007). The Collector's Guide to Heavy Metal: Volume 3: The Nineties. Burlington, Ontario, Canada: Collector's Guide Publishing. p. 262. ISBN 978-1-894959-62-9.