Slade Alive! The best album by Slade is Slayed? The tracks on this album have an average rating of 76 out of all tracks have been rated. You can include this album in your own chart from the My Charts page! Showing all 18 members who have this album in their collection. Showing latest 5 ratings for this album. Show all 36 ratings for this album. Rating metrics: Outliers can be removed when calculating a mean average to dampen the effects of ratings outside the normal distribution. This figure is provided as the trimmed mean. A high standard deviation can be legitimate, but can sometimes indicate 'gaming' is occurring.
Slade are an English rock band formed in Wolverhampton in They rose to prominence during the glam rock era in the early s,  achieving 17 consecutive top 20 hits and six number ones on the UK Singles Chart. They were the first act to have three singles enter the charts at number one; all six of the band's chart-toppers were penned by Noddy Holder and Jim Lea. As of , total UK sales stand at 6,,, and their best-selling single, " Merry Xmas Everybody ", has sold in excess of one million copies. Following an unsuccessful move to the U. The band later acknowledged this to have been one of the highlights of their career. The original line-up split in , but reformed later in the year as Slade II. The band have continued, with a number of line-up changes, to the present day. They have also shortened the group name back to Slade.
Nearly four decades on from its release, Slade Alive! Exploding into an introspective era of drab, post-Woodstock Beatles mourning, Slade Alive! And it worked. Every week, Album of the Week Club listens to and discusses the album in question, votes on how good it is, and publishes our findings, with the aim of giving people reliable reviews and the wider rock community the chance to contribute. Join the group now. With single Coz I Luv U edging toward the top of the charts, the fans gathered each night are there to help Noddy Holder — who actively encourages their participation from the off — and his deadly crew seal the fervour that will fire their deathless run of chart-toppers. Set alight by plenty of stomping beats, lumbering bass, fat guitars, and Noddy Holder's hoarse vocal scream, Slade Alive! Since I've never laid eyes on loud-man Noddy Holder, maybe it's just that I'm untrammeled by preconceptions, or maybe Holder's such a simpleton he's a cinch to suss, or maybe Holder's a genius. But most likely it's a little of all three. Noddy Holder's high Staffordshire metal lilt was at once virile and menacing this was before the silliness of Mama Weer All Crazee Now and the premature ejaculation of Cum on Feel the Noize and Dave Hill's guitar was sloppy and relentless.
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