Metal legends Judas Priest have returned to the Billboard Top 200 Albums Chart, at #170, with their remastered, Special 30th Anniversary Deluxe Edition of Defenders Of The Faith. Originally released back in January of 1984, Defenders Of The Faith has been highly regarded as a Metal jewel, these past 30 years, among Judas Priest and Metal fans alike.
The original release has been certified Platinum in the U.S.A. by the RIAA. The original Defenders Of The Faith release has previously spent 37 weeks on the Billboard Top 200 Albums Chart and peaked at #18. This is a Metal album that has helped recruit generations of Judas Priest fans, without any question.
Defenders Of The Faith was the ninth studio album released by Judas Priest and the revival of this Metal classic is a proud statement within the world of Metal. With such beloved Metal songs as Freewheel Burning, Some Heads Are Gonna Roll, Love Bites, The Sentinel, Eat Me Alive, Rock Hard Ride Free, Heavy Duty and the Anthemic title track, this Judas Priest album has earned its status as timeless. Metal be thy name. – Stone
* This 3CD edition comes with 2 live CD’s (see info below).
* Defenders Of The Faith was remastered by producer Tom Allom.
CD 1 – Defenders of the Faith – Remastered
21 song live concert CD breakdown:
CD 2 – Live at Long Beach Arena, California 5th May 1984
CD 3 – Live at Long Beach Arena, California 5th May 1984
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LONG LIVE JUDAS PRIEST.
LONG LIVE METAL.