Fear of the dark - Iron Maden


"Fear of the Dark" by Iron Maiden is a heavy metal anthem known for its powerful riffs and haunting lyrics. Released in 1992 as the title track of the band's ninth studio album, the song was composed by Iron Maiden's bassist, Steve Harris. It has become one of the band's most iconic and enduring tracks, often performed live at their concerts. Sung in the key of E minor, the song's melody evokes a sense of foreboding and paranoia, complemented by Bruce Dickinson's distinctive vocals. "Fear of the Dark" addresses themes of fear and anxiety, exploring the fear of the unknown and the darkness within the human psyche. It has garnered a dedicated fanbase and remains a staple in Iron Maiden's repertoire.