Appears on releases

#TitleLengthTrack ArtistRelease TitleRelease ArtistRelease Group TypeCountry/DateLabelCatalog#
Official
1.2Wasted Years5:08Iron MaidenSomewhere in TimeIron MaidenAlbum
  • XE1986-06-29
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)24 0597 1
1.2Wasted Years5:08Iron MaidenSomewhere in TimeIron MaidenAlbum
  • GB1986-06-29
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)24 0597 4
1.2Wasted Years5:08Iron MaidenSomewhere in TimeIron MaidenAlbum
  • GB1986-06-29
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)CDP 7463412
1.2Wasted Years5:07Iron MaidenSomewhere in TimeIron MaidenAlbum
  • JP1986-09-26
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)CP32-5158
1.2Wasted Years5:06Iron MaidenSomewhere in TimeIron MaidenAlbum
  • GB1986-09-29
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)EMC 3512
1.2Wasted Years5:08Iron MaidenSomewhere in TimeIron MaidenAlbum
  • JP1986-09-29
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)EMS-91184
1.2Wasted Years5:07Iron MaidenSomewhere in TimeIron MaidenAlbum
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)0777 7 46341 2 0
1.2Wasted Years5:08Iron MaidenSomewhere in TimeIron MaidenAlbum
Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.)CDP 7 46341 2
1.2Wasted Years5:08Iron MaidenSomewhere in TimeIron MaidenAlbum
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)CDP 7463412
1.1Wasted Years5:06Iron MaidenWasted YearsIron MaidenSingle
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)1C K 060-20 1417 1, K060-2014176
1.1Wasted Years5:06Iron MaidenWasted YearsIron MaidenSingle
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)TC IM8
1.1Wasted Years5:06Iron MaidenWasted YearsIron MaidenSingle
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)EMI 5583
1.1Wasted Years5:08Iron MaidenWasted Years / Stranger in a Strange LandIron MaidenSingle
  • GB1990-04-02
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)79 3998 2, CDIRN 8, CDP 79 3998 2
8.1Wasted Years5:08Iron MaidenThe First Ten Years: Up the IronsIron MaidenAlbum + Compilation
  • JP1990-06-27
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)TOCP 6182, TOCP-6181, TOCP-6183, TOCP-6184, TOCP-6185, TOCP-6186, TOCP-6187, TOCP-6188, TOCP-6189, TOCP-6190
1.2Wasted Years5:08Iron MaidenSomewhere in TimeIron MaidenAlbum
  • US1995-10-09
Castle RecordsCastle 108-2
1.2Wasted Years5:08Iron MaidenSomewhere in Time (EMI UK 2CD limited edition)Iron MaidenAlbum
  • NL1995-11-03
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)7243 8 35874 2 1
1.13Wasted Years5:08Iron MaidenBest of the BeastIron MaidenAlbum + Compilation
  • GB1996-09-23
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)8 53184 2, CDEMD 1097
1.13Wasted Years5:08Iron MaidenBest of the BeastIron MaidenAlbum + Compilation
  • US1996-09-24
Castle RecordsCASTLE 124-2
1.13Wasted Years5:08Iron MaidenBest of the BeastIron MaidenAlbum + Compilation
  • JP1996-09-30
EMI (double‐boxed EMI logo representing Japanese domestic repertoire from 東芝EMI and EMIミュジック・ジャパン, until the latter’s acquisition by Universal Music Japan in April 2013)TOCP-50005, TOCP-50006
1.13Wasted Years5:08Iron MaidenBest of the BeastIron MaidenAlbum + Compilation
  • JP1996-12-04
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972), EMI 100 (“The First Centenary”)TOCP-50128,TOCP-50129, TOCP-50128・9
1.13Wasted Years5:08Iron MaidenBest of the BeastIron MaidenAlbum + Compilation
Raw Power (United Kingdom metal)RAW CD 141
1.13Wasted Years5:08Iron MaidenBest of the BeastIron MaidenAlbum + Compilation
EMI Music Canada7243 8 53184 2 9
1.13Wasted Years5:08Iron MaidenBest of the BeastIron MaidenAlbum + Compilation
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)853192 2, CDEMDS 1097
1.13Wasted Years5:08Iron MaidenBest of the BeastIron MaidenAlbum + Compilation
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)8 53185 2, CDEMDX 1097
1.2Wasted Years5:08Iron MaidenSomewhere in TimeIron MaidenAlbum
  • GB1998-09-14
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)496 9240, 7243 4 96924 0 4
1.2Wasted Years5:08Iron MaidenSomewhere in TimeIron MaidenAlbum
Metal-is Records, Sanctuary Records (UK 1996-present)CK 86214
1.2Wasted Years5:08Iron MaidenSomewhere in TimeIron MaidenAlbum
EMI Music Canada7243 4 96924 0 4
1.2Wasted Years5:08Iron MaidenSomewhere in TimeIron MaidenAlbum
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)7243 4969240 4
1.12Wasted Years5:07Iron MaidenEd HunterIron MaidenAlbum + Compilation
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)7243 5 20520 0 4
1.12Wasted Years5:07Iron MaidenEd HunterIron MaidenAlbum + Compilation
  • US1999-09-21
Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP)C2K 63726
1.2Wasted Years5:08Iron MaidenSomewhere in TimeIron MaidenAlbum
  • US2002-03-26
Sanctuary Records (US, 2000-2007)CK 86214
1.6Wasted Years5:09Iron MaidenEdward the GreatIron MaidenAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2002-11-05
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)724354310324
1.6Wasted Years5:06Iron MaidenEdward The Great - The Greatest HitsIron MaidenAlbum + Compilation
  • JP2002-11-07
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)TOCP-66113
1.6Wasted Years5:08Iron MaidenEdward the Great: The Greatest HitsIron MaidenAlbum + Compilation
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)0946 3 32900 2 0
2.2Wasted Years5:06Iron MaidenThe Essential Iron MaidenIron MaidenAlbum + Compilation
  • US2005-07-04
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available)CK 92833, CK 92834
2.2Wasted Years5:06Iron MaidenThe Essential Iron MaidenIron MaidenAlbum + Compilation
  • US2005-07-12
Sanctuary Records (UK 1996-present)C2K 92832
1.6Wasted Years5:08Iron MaidenEdward the GreatIron MaidenAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2005-07-25
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)
1.2Wasted Years5:08Iron MaidenSomewhere In TimeIron MaidenAlbum
  • JP2006-09-06
EMI (double‐boxed EMI logo representing Japanese domestic repertoire from 東芝EMI and EMIミュジック・ジャパン, until the latter’s acquisition by Universal Music Japan in April 2013)TOCP-53763
1.2Wasted Years5:08Iron MaidenSomewhere in TimeIron MaidenAlbum
  • JP2007-09-01
東芝EMI 株式会社 (record company, do not use as release label - check obi, back or disc for imprint! Ended 2007-06-29)TOCP-66607
1.5Wasted Years5:07Iron MaidenSomewhere Back in Time: The Best of 1980–1989Iron MaidenAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2008-04-07
Parlophone (aka Parlophone UK)
1.5Wasted Years5:07Iron MaidenSomewhere Back in Time: The Best of 1980-1989Iron MaidenAlbum + Compilation
  • DE2008-05-09
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)50999 2 14707 2 1
1.5Wasted Years5:07Iron MaidenSomewhere Back in Time: The Best of 1980–1989Iron MaidenAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2008-05-12
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)50999 214 7072 1
1.5Wasted Years5:07Iron MaidenSomewhere Back in Time: The Best of 1980-1989Iron MaidenAlbum + Compilation
  • US2008-05-13
1.5Wasted Years5:06Iron MaidenSomewhere Back in Time: The Best of 1980–1989Iron MaidenAlbum + Compilation
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)50999 2147071 4
1.5Wasted Years5:07Iron MaidenSomewhere Back in Time: The Best of 1980–1989Iron MaidenAlbum + Compilation
EMI (double‐boxed EMI logo representing Japanese domestic repertoire from 東芝EMI and EMIミュジック・ジャパン, until the latter’s acquisition by Universal Music Japan in April 2013)TOCP-66795
1.2Wasted Years5:06Iron MaidenSomewhere in TimeIron MaidenAlbum
  • XE2014-11-21
Parlophone (aka Parlophone UK)2564624854
1.2Wasted Years5:07Iron MaidenSomewhere in TimeIron MaidenAlbum
Sanctuary Records (UK 1996-present)
1.2Wasted Years5:10Iron MaidenSomewhere in TimeIron MaidenAlbum
  • XE2019-03-29
Parlophone (aka Parlophone UK)0190295567705
1.2Wasted Years5:09Iron MaidenSomewhere in TimeIron MaidenAlbumParlophone (aka Parlophone UK)
Promotion
1.8Wasted Years?:??Iron Maiden17 Numbers by the BeastIron MaidenAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2002-03-26
Metal-is Records, Sanctuary Records (UK 1996-present)CSK 56740
Bootleg
1.10Wasted Years5:06Iron MaidenGreatest HitsIron MaidenAlbum + Compilation
EMI (fake label; use for unofficial releases purporting to be on EMI), Star Mark19849-1/2
1.10Wasted Years5:06Iron MaidenGreatest HitsIron MaidenAlbum + Compilation
EMI (fake label; use for unofficial releases purporting to be on EMI)19849-1/2
1.2Wasted Years5:08Iron MaidenSomewhere in TimeIron MaidenAlbum
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)7243 4 96924 0 4
1.6Wasted Years5:08Iron MaidenThe Very BestIron MaidenAlbum + Compilation
(unknown)
1.2Wasted Years5:07Iron MaidenSomewhere in TimeIron MaidenAlbum
  • US2019-03-01
Sanctuary Records (US, 2000-2007)538427092

Relationships

additional engineer:Bruce Buchalter (Engineer)
assistant engineer:Sean Burrows
Ronald Prent (Dutch Sound engineer and producer)
engineer:Martin Birch
Albert Boekholt
producer and mixer:Martin Birch
bass synthesizer and electric bass guitar:Steve Harris (Iron Maiden bassist) (in 1986)
drums (drum set):Nicko McBrain (in 1986)
electric guitar:Dave Murray (Iron Maiden guitarist) (in 1986)
Adrian Smith (UK guitarist/songwriter, Iron Maiden) (in 1986)
guitar synthesizer:Dave Murray (Iron Maiden guitarist) (in 1986)
synthesizer:Adrian Smith (UK guitarist/songwriter, Iron Maiden) (in 1986)
background vocals:Steve Harris (Iron Maiden bassist) (in 1986)
Adrian Smith (UK guitarist/songwriter, Iron Maiden) (in 1986)
lead vocals:Bruce Dickinson (Iron Maiden vocalist) (in 1986)
phonographic copyright by:Zomba Music Publishers Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Zomba Music Publishing)
recorded at:Compass Point Studios in Nassau, Bahamas (in 1986)
Wisseloord Studios in Hilversum, Noord-Holland, Netherlands, Kingdom of the Netherlands (in 1986)
sampled by:Anonymous by Syncopix
mash-ups:Rock Of Ages (Led Zeppelin/Rolling Stones/Run DMC/Chemical Brothers/Dio/AC/DC/Def Leppard/Queen/…) by DJ Schmolli
recording of:Wasted Years (in 1986)

Wasted Years

lyricist and composer:Adrian Smith (UK guitarist/songwriter, Iron Maiden)
publisher:Universal Music – Z Tunes LLC