Kiss Destroyer 45th Anniversary Read Here!

Delivered on March 15, 1976 Destroyer is the fourth studio collection from KISS. It was the third progressive Kiss collection to arrive at the best 40 in the US, just as the first to outline in Germany and New Zealand. The collection was ensured gold by the RIAA on April 22, 1976, and platinum on November 11 of that very year, the principal Kiss collection to accomplish platinum.


Side one

No. Title Writer(s) Lead vocals Length

  1. “Detroit Rock City” Paul Stanley, Bob Ezrin Stanley 5:17
  2. “King of the Night Time World” Stanley, Kim Fowley, Mark Anthony, Ezrin Stanley 3:19
  3. “God of Thunder” Stanley Simmons 4:13
  4. “Great Expectations” Gene Simmons, Ezrin Simmons 4:24

Side two

No. Title Writer(s) Lead vocals Length

  1. “Flaming Youth” Ace Frehley, Stanley, Simmons, Ezrin Stanley 2:59
  2. “Sweet Pain” Simmons Simmons 3:20
  3. “Shout It Out Loud” Stanley, Simmons, Ezrin Stanley, Simmons 2:49
  4. “Beth” Peter Criss, Stan Penridge, Ezrin Criss 2:45
  5. “Do You Love Me” Stanley, Fowley, Ezrin Stanley 3:33
  6. “Rock and Roll Party” Simmons, Stanley, Ezrin Instrumental 1:25

Absolute length: 34:11

“Wild Party” shows up as a secret track on the first vinyl squeezing. It seems a couple of moments after “Do You Love Me?”.