500 Greatest Albums of All Time

Rolling Stone's definitive list of the 500 greatest albums of all time.

Kiss, 'Alive!'

159. Kiss, 'Alive!'

Casablanca, 1975

A double live LP, cut largely in Detroit (plus studio overdubs), Alive! was Kiss' breakthrough, with hot versions of "Strutter" and "Rock and Roll All Nite." "I really enjoy myself onstage: prancing around, shaking my ass," said singer Paul Stanley. "I am entertaining myself up there."

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