Album – BAT OUT OF HELL (Meatloaf)
Bat Out of Hell is the debut studio album by American rock singer Meat Loaf, as well as his first collaboration with composer Jim Steinman and producer Todd Rundgren.
The album was released on October 21, 1977
Bat Out of Hell is one of the best-selling albums of all time, having sold over 43 million copies worldwide. It is certified 14x Platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). As of June 2019, it has spent 522 weeks in the UK Albums Chart, the second longest chart run by a studio album.
Regarded as one of the most influential rock albums of all time, Bat Out of Hell’s songs have remained classic rock staples.
Rolling Stone ranked it at number 343 on its list of the 500 Greatest Albums of All Time.