"Dr. Stein"
Helloween - Dr. Stein.jpg
Single by Helloween
from the album Keeper of the Seven Keys Part 2
B-side
  • 1. Savage
  • 2. Livin ain't No Crime
ReleasedJuly 1988
GenrePower metal
Length5:03
LabelNoise Records
Songwriter(s)Michael Weikath
Helloween singles chronology
"Future World"
(1987)
"Dr. Stein"
(1988)
"I Want Out"
(1988)

"Dr. Stein" is a song by the German power metal band Helloween.[1][2] Taken from the album Keeper of the Seven Keys Part 2, the song remains one of the band's most popular songs, and is played live at virtually every Helloween concert. The lyrics are based on Frankenstein.[3]

A video was shot for the 2010 jazz-style remake of the song on the album Unarmed – Best of 25th Anniversary.[4]

Single track listing

No.TitleLength
1."Dr. Stein"5:03
2."Savage"3:27
3."Livin' Ain't No Crime"4:44
4."Victim of Fate*"7:00

Personnel

Charts

Chart (1988) Peak
position
German Singles Chart[5] 10
Swiss Singles Chart[6] 21
UK Singles Chart[7] 57
Japanese Singles Chart[8] 81
Dutch Singles Chart[9] 85

References

  1. ^ "Dr. Stein (Single)". Encyclopaedia Metallum. Retrieved 2012-11-11.
  2. ^ "Helloween – Dr. Stein (tracklist and versions)". Discogs. Retrieved 2012-11-11.
  3. ^ Small, Cathleen (15 December 2015). Frankenstein's Monster. ISBN 9781502609366.
  4. ^ "Helloween: Dr. Stein (music video)". Undergroundvideotelevision.com. 2010-01-05. Archived from the original on 2013-02-08. Retrieved 2012-11-11.
  5. ^ "Helloween - Dr. Stein (German Charts)". charts.de. Archived from the original on April 13, 2015. Retrieved 2013-09-02.
  6. ^ "Helloween - Dr. Stein (Swiss Charts)". hitparade.ch. Retrieved 2013-09-02.
  7. ^ "Helloween - Dr. Stein (UK Charts)". officialcharts.com. Retrieved 2013-09-02.
  8. ^ "Helloween - Dr. Stein (Japanese Charts)". oricon.co.jp. Retrieved 2013-09-02.
  9. ^ "Helloween - Dr. Stein (Dutch Charts)". dutchcharts.nl. Retrieved 2013-09-02.