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Billion Dollar Babies
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Billion Dollar Babies

Billion Dollar Babies is a heavy metal album by American rock band Alice Cooper, released in 1973 (see 1973 in music). Widely praised as one of the best Alice Cooper albums, and the peak of their period as a group, before the name began being applied to one individual.

Billion Dollar Babies
Album by Alice Cooper
Released 1973
Recorded ???
Genre Hard rock
Length 40 min 51 s
Record label Warner Brothers
Producer Bob Ezrin
Professional reviews
Q review 4 stars out of 5 February 2001
Rolling Stone review Unfavorable link
Allmusic.com review 4.5 stars out of 5 link
Popmatters.com review Favorable link
Alice Cooper Chronology
Schooldays (Pretties/Easy Action)
(1973)
Billion Dollar Babies
(1973)
Muscle of Love
(1973)

Billion Dollar Babies peaked at #1 on Billboard's Pop Albums chart. The single "Elected" peaked at #26 on the Pop Singles chart.

Track listing

  1. "Hello, Hooray" (Kempf) - 4:14
  2. "Raped and Freezin'" (Bruce/Cooper) - 3:15
  3. "Elected" (Bruce/Buxton/Cooper/Dunaway/Smith) - 4:05
  4. "Billion Dollar Babies" (Bruce/Cooper/Smith) - 3:39
  5. "Unfinished Sweet" (Bruce/Cooper/Smith) - 6:17
  6. "No More Mr. Nice Guy" (Bruce/Cooper) - 3:05
  7. "Generation Landslide" (Bruce/Buxton/Cooper/Dunaway) - 4:31
  8. "Sick Things" (Bruce/Ezrin) - 4:18
  9. "Mary Ann" (Bruce/Cooper) - 2:19
  10. "I Love the Dead" (Cooper/Ezrin) - 5:08

Personnel

Trivia: The name billion dollar babies refers to horror movies where the main evil character is a baby or child. (See:
Devil-child movies).