Appears on releases

#TitleLengthTrack ArtistRelease TitleRelease ArtistRelease Group TypeCountry/DateLabelCatalog#
Official
1.1Balls to the Wall5:43AcceptBalls to the WallAcceptAlbum
Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation)815.731-1
1.1Balls to the Wall5:30AcceptBalls to the WallAcceptAlbum
Portrait (imprint under CBS Records, later Sony Masterworks)PRT 25791
1.1Balls to the Wall5:43AcceptBalls to the WallAcceptAlbum
RCA (RCA Records: simple ‘RCA’ or ‘RCA’ with lightning bolt in circle)PL 70186
1.1Balls to the Wall5:42AcceptBalls to the WallAcceptAlbum
Portrait (imprint under CBS Records, later Sony Masterworks)BFR 39241
1.1Balls to the Wall5:43AcceptBalls to the WallAcceptAlbum
Portrait (imprint under CBS Records, later Sony Masterworks)25・3P-498
1.15Balls to the Wall5:44AcceptRestless & Wild / Balls to the WallAcceptAlbum + Compilation
Portrait (imprint under CBS Records, later Sony Masterworks)RK 40265
1.4Balls to the Wall5:44AcceptSlave to the MetalVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Priority Records (US hip hop)4XL-9319
1.1Balls to the Wall5:43AcceptBalls to the WallAcceptAlbum
  • JP1989-04-21
Epic Records (J-Pop label since 2001, established 1978; use ONLY for releases by Japanese domestic artists!)25・8P-5240
1.4Balls to the Wall5:42AcceptMuchMusic: Power HourVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
CBS Direct (a division of CBS Records Canada)DMK 118
1.1Balls to the Wall5:42AcceptBalls to the WallAcceptAlbum
RCA (RCA Records: simple ‘RCA’ or ‘RCA’ with lightning bolt in circle)NL 74472
1.1Balls to the Wall5:43AcceptBalls to the WallAcceptAlbum
RCA (RCA Records: simple ‘RCA’ or ‘RCA’ with lightning bolt in circle)ND 74472
1.11Balls to the Wall5:43AcceptFirst Degree MetalVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Priority Records (US hip hop)
2.1Balls to the Wall5:45AcceptGiants of Rock: The Metal Decade, Volume 2: 1982-83Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
TELDEC (imprint featuring just the "TELDEC" wordmark)2292-41900-2
1.3Balls to the Wall5:43AcceptLoud and ProudVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Sony Music Special ProductsA 22186
1.10Balls to the Wall5:40AcceptThe CollectionAcceptAlbum + Compilation
  • -1991
Castle Communications (primary imprint of Castle Communications PLC)CCSCD 311
1.4Balls to the Wall5:41AcceptThe Metal BoxVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
1.12Balls to the Wall5:43AcceptThe Lion Rocks TonightVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • DE1992-05-11
RCA (RCA Records: simple ‘RCA’ or ‘RCA’ with lightning bolt in circle)PD 75346
1.10Balls to the Wall5:43AcceptNo SubstitutesAcceptAlbum + Compilation
Sony Music Special ProductsA 22627
1.14Balls to the Wall5:42AcceptHeavy 100Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Sounds DirectA094/9031 79509 4
1.1Balls To The Wall5:42AcceptBalls to the WallAcceptAlbum
Antisocial Le Label (Heavy Metal Label)14911
1.1Balls to the Wall5:43AcceptBalls to the WallAcceptAlbum
Epic (US label founded by CBS in 1953, now owned by Sony), Portrait (imprint under CBS Records, later Sony Masterworks)EK 39241
1.9Balls to the Wall5:44AcceptYouth Gone Wild: Heavy Metal Hits of the '80s, Volume 1Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Rhino (reissue label)R2 72291
1.3Balls to the Wall5:44AcceptLoud & Proud: Six Great HitsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
1.3Balls to the Wall5:44AcceptSteve Austin's Stone Cold MetalVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US1998-08-25
1.2Balls to the Wall5:46Accept80s Rock, Volume 2Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • -1999
Platinum Disc Corporation (La Crosse, WI)
1.1Balls to the Wall5:43AcceptBalls to the WallAcceptAlbum
  • US2001-08-28
Epic (US label founded by CBS in 1953, now owned by Sony), Legacy (Legacy Recordings), Portrait (imprint under CBS Records, later Sony Masterworks)
1.1Balls to the Wall5:43AcceptBalls to the WallAcceptAlbum
  • US2001-08-28
Epic (US label founded by CBS in 1953, now owned by Sony)EK 85756
1.16Balls to the Wall5:45AcceptAudio’s Audiophile, Volume 16: Rock and Grooves (Gold-CD)Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Audio (German hi-fi magazine), Zounds2700000077 D
1.3Balls to the Wall5:42AcceptMonsters of the Millennium: Rocksongs 1980–2000Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Roadrunner Arcade Music9000193
1.1Balls to the Wall5:43AcceptBalls to the WallAcceptAlbum
  • DE2002-05-21
RCA (RCA Records: simple ‘RCA’ or ‘RCA’ with lightning bolt in circle)74321 93214 2
1.12Balls to the Wall5:44AcceptThe Alltime Greatest Rock Classics 3Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
BMG (the former Bertelsmann Music Group, defunct since 2004-08-05; for releases dated 2008 and later, see annotation)74321 93943 2
1.6Balls to the Wall5:44AcceptHeavy Metal MastersVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
1.42Balls to the Wall5:42Accept100 Hits Hard'n'HeavyVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
RMG RecordsRMG 1351 MP3
1.1Balls to the Wall5:44Accept100% Rock, Volume 3Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Brunswick060249820384(2)
1.1Balls to the Wall5:43AcceptBalls to the WallAcceptAlbum
  • JP2005-07-20
Epic (US label founded by CBS in 1953, now owned by Sony)MHCP 786
1.2Balls to the Wall5:43AcceptMetal: A Headbanger's JourneyVarious ArtistsAlbum + Soundtrack
  • US2006-05-23
9837182
1.17Balls to the Wall5:44AcceptHeavy Metal: The First 20 YearsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US2006-07-25
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available), Time-Life MusicA 683077, M19182
1.10Balls to the Wall5:42AcceptMetal MastersVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • FR2006-08-28
3.6Balls to the Wall5:43AcceptHard RockVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • -2006
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available)88697 05436 2
1.5Balls to the Wall5:44AcceptIt's Hardrock, Hallelujah!Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available)82876 88286 2
2.6Balls to the Wall5:43Accept'80s Metal: GoldVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US2007-01-30
Hip‐O Records
1.2Balls to the Wall5:43AcceptSuper Hits Heavy MetalVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • FR2007-03-05
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available)
1.2Balls to the Wall5:42Accept1 heure de tubes Hard RockVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
4.19Balls to the Wall5:44Accept100 Hits: RockVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2007-10-15
100 HitsDMG 100 009
3.4Balls to the Wall5:43AcceptThe Heavy Metal BoxVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US2007-11-20
Rhino (reissue label)R2 187338
2.6Balls to the Wall5:43Accept’80s Metal GoldVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Hip‐O Records, BMG Direct Marketing, Inc. (BMG company that owned their direct marketing company/club editions)B0008334-02, D220658
2.6Balls to the Wall5:43AcceptGold: ’80s MetalVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Hip‐O Records02498466793-2
4.3Balls to the Wall5:45AcceptRock Classics Top 100Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Universal Music (plain logo: “Universal Music”)984 534-4
1.13Balls to the Wall5:42AcceptMullets Rock!Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US2008-06-24
Sony BMG Music Entertainment Commercial Music Group
1.19Balls to the Wall5:42AcceptAbsolute Rock AnthemsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • SE2008-06-25
EVA Records (Sweden)EVACD 4079
1.11Balls to the Walls5:43AcceptThe WrestlerVarious ArtistsAlbum + Soundtrack
  • US2009-02-24
KOCH Records (independent US label, 1999-2009/01)KOC-CD-4742
1.9Balls to the Wall5:44AcceptGuitar Monsters Collector’s EditionVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Madacy EntertainmentTC2 54410
3.12Balls to the Wall5:45AcceptOkej - Tiden vi aldrig glömmer 1980-1989Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • SE2010-12-08
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)50999 070565 2 9
1.1Balls to the Wall5:43AcceptBalls to the WallAcceptAlbum
Back on BlackBOBV312LP
1.6Balls to the Wall5:44AcceptGreatest Ever! Heavy Metal: The Definitive CollectionVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Union Square MusicGTSTCD068
1.1Balls to the Wall5:44AcceptPlaylist: The Very Best of AcceptAcceptAlbum + Compilation
  • US2013-01-29
Epic (US label founded by CBS in 1953, now owned by Sony), Legacy (Legacy Recordings)88691954072
1.1Balls to the Wall5:43AcceptBalls to the Wall / Staying a lifeAcceptAlbum + Compilation
Hear No Evil Recordings Ltd (a/k/a HNE Recordings Ltd.; sub-label of Cherry Red Records)HNECD018D
1.5Balls to the Wall5:50AcceptHellfest 2013Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
SMART (sub-label of Sony Music France)88883704342
1.7Balls to the Wall5:44AcceptClassic Rock, Volume 2Various ArtistsAlbum + CompilationPlatinum Disc Corporation (La Crosse, WI)A33450
1.13Balls to the Wall5:42AcceptRock Classics: Rock Album, Volume 1Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
1.12Balls to the Wall5:42AcceptWreaking Havoc 1975 - 1985 (Volume 1)Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Bootleg
1.2Balls to the Wall5:43AcceptSharkbite: The Best of AcceptAcceptAlbum + Compilation
1.38Balls to the Wall5:43Accept40 Greatest Metal SongsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • -2006
6.18Balls to the Wall5:38Accept80’s Giga Hits CollectionVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • -2008
1.13Balls to the Wall5:46AcceptThe Best of Accept: Volume 1AcceptAlbum + Compilation
  • -2014
1.1Balls to the Wall?:??AcceptBest SongsAcceptAlbum + Compilation
1.13Balls to the Wall5:46AcceptThe Best of AcceptAcceptAlbum + Compilation
(unknown)
1.2Balls to the Wall5:43Accept & U.D.O.CollectionAccept & U.D.O.Album + Compilation
[none]
1.9Balls to the Wall5:44AcceptGuitar Monsters – Collector’s Edition Disk 1Ted Nugent, Mountain, The Edgar Winter Group, Quiet Riot, The Romantics, Warrant, Cheap Trick, Accept & Living ColourAlbum + Compilation
4.10Balls To The Wall5:42AcceptGreatest Ever RockVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Union Square Music Ltd. (for copyright use only, holding company of Union Square Music)GTST4CDW10

Relationships

engineer:Louis Austin (engineering)
producer:Accept (German heavy metal band)
mixer:Michael Wagener
bass guitar:Peter Baltes
drums (drum set):Stefan Kaufmann (German drummer for Accept and U.D.O.)
guitar:Hermann Frank
Wolf Hoffmann
vocals:Udo Dirkschneider
recorded at and mixed at:Dierks Studios in Pulheim, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany (from 1983-07 until 1983-08)
mash-ups:Rock Of Ages (Led Zeppelin/Rolling Stones/Run DMC/Chemical Brothers/Dio/AC/DC/Def Leppard/Queen/…) by DJ Schmolli
stream video for free:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B_3TlrZLpQ0 [info]
recording of:Balls to the Wall

Balls to the Wall

lyricist:Peter Baltes
Deaffy
Udo Dirkschneider
Wolf Hoffmann
Stefan Kaufmann (German drummer for Accept and U.D.O.)
composer:Peter Baltes
Udo Dirkschneider
Wolf Hoffmann
Stefan Kaufmann (German drummer for Accept and U.D.O.)
publisher:Breeze Music GmbH
SMV Schacht Musikverlage
Summer Breeze Music (from 1983 to present)