Fear of the Dark is the ninth studio album released by English heavy metal band Iron Maiden. It was their third studio release to top the UK albums chart (certified Gold) and the last to feature Bruce Dickinson as the group’s lead vocalist until his return in 1999.
It was also the first album to be produced by bassist and band founder Steve Harris, and the last to feature the work of producer Martin Birch (who retired after its release).
It spawned two singles, “Be Quick Or Be Dead” and “From Here To Eternity“.
Listen to the album on Spotify.
On the album were:
(l-r) Dave Murray – guitar; Steve Harris – bass guitar, producer, mixing; Bruce Dickinson – vocals; Nicko McBrain – drums; Janick Gers – guitar
plus Michael Kenney – keyboards