Black Sabbath - The Dio Years' Album Details has exclusively revealed the final cover art for Black Sabbath's forthcoming "best-of" collection, "Black Sabbath: The Dio Years". Check it out at this location.

The first comprehensive introduction to the band's legacy, "Black Sabbath: The Dio Years" features a dozen classic studio recordings, plus one live track — "Children Of The Sea" from 1982's "Live Evil". The collection also contains the three brand-new tracks — "The Devil Cried", "Shadow Of The Wind", and "Ear In The Wall". The disc will be available April 3 at all physical retail outlets and at for a suggested list price of $18.98. The album will also be available at all digital retail outlets for a suggested retail price of $11.99.

Arranged chronologically, the compilation spotlights singer Ronnie James Dio's time with BLACK SABBATH and draws heavily from the lineup's 1980 debut and 1981 follow-up, "Heaven and Hell" and "Mob Rules" respectively. Recognized as back-to-back metal classics, the albums feature such signature songs as the title tracks, "Neon Knights", "Die Young", "Turn Up The Night" and "Voodoo". "The Dio Years" also features "After All (The Dead)", "TV Crimes" and "I" from the singer's brief reunion with SABBATH for the "Dehumanizer" album and tour.

"Black Sabbath: The Dio Years" track listing:

01. Neon Knights
02. Lady Evil
03. Heaven And Hell
04. Die Young
05. Lonely Is The Word
06. The Mob Rules
07. Turn Up The Night
08. Voodoo
09. Falling Off The Edge Of The World
10. After All (The Dead)
11. TV Crimes
12. I
13. Children Of The Sea - Live
14. The Devil Cried*
15. Shadow Of The Wind*
16. Ear In The Wall*

* Newly recorded tracks

Band profile: Black Sabbath
Posted: 17.02.2007 by pyroleprechaun


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17.02.2007 - 14:54
Can someone please either remove the apostrophe from the title or move it after the S Thanks Thryce

That art looks cool IMO
death ‡ thrash ‡ death/doom/prog ‡ Hail Zoldon!

he's not the kind you have to wind up on Sundays
17.02.2007 - 15:34
Retired Staff
Written by Syk on 17.02.2007 at 14:54

Can someone please either remove the apostrophe from the title or move it after the S

Your favorite band sucks.
17.02.2007 - 16:10
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Tony Iommi and Dio are coming with their Heaven and Hell to Tampere on summer..
18.02.2007 - 04:21
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How come Time Machine isn't on here?! Great song.
23.04.2007 - 07:59
Doc G.
Full Grown Hoser
I recently bought this, very worthy purchase.
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