The fifth full-length studio album by the legendary American Thrash Metal band.
It was released on July 14, 1992 through Capitol Records. “Countdown To Extinction” is Megadeth's best-selling album, with over two million copies sold and achieving double Platinum status. The album also produced the band's most successful hit singles: "Symphony of Destruction", "Sweating Bullets", "Skin O' My Teeth" and "Foreclosure of a Dream". Videos was made for all singles and also for "High Speed Dirt".
"Countdown To Extinction" was nominated for Best Metal Performance at the 1993 Grammy Awards and the title track of the album won the Humane Society's Genesis Award, making Megadeth the only Heavy Metal band to be given this honor.
Capitol Rec., 1992 (CDP 0777- 79853120). Made in Holland. First press. Used: very good.
1.Skin o' My Teeth 03:14
2.Symphony of Destruction 04:02
3.Architecture of Aggression 03:35
4.Foreclosure of a Dream 04:17
5.Sweating Bullets 05:04
6.This Was My Life 03:42
7.Countdown to Extinction 04:16
8.High Speed Dirt 04:13
10.Captive Honour 04:15
11.Ashes in Your Mouth 06:11
Total playing time: 47:26