Rethroned is the second album by Finnish symphonic metal band Northern Kings. It was released on November 19, 2008 as a CD in Finland and to download via the European iTunes Store. Upon release, the album entered the Finnish charts at number 16. The album was released in Japan on February 25, 2009, with the Michael Jackson cover "They Don't Care About Us" as a bonus track.
The first single and music video released off this album was the Seal cover "Kiss from a Rose" (originally from the soundtrack of the film Batman Forever). The album also includes two other movie-based tracks: "Training Montage" (from Rocky IV) and "A View to a Kill" (from the 1985 James Bond 007 film of the same title).
Track listing Edit
- "Training Montage" (Vince DiCola cover, from the film Rocky IV) - (Instrumental)
- "Wanted Dead or Alive" (Bon Jovi cover) - (by Marco Hietala)
- "Kiss from a Rose" (Seal cover) - (by all)
- "A View to a Kill" (Duran Duran cover) - (by all)
- "Nothing Compares 2 U" (Prince cover, although chiefly associated with Sinead O'Connor) - (by Tony Kakko)
- "My Way" (Frank Sinatra cover) - (by Jarkko Ahola)
- "Strangelove" (Depeche Mode cover) - (by all)
- "Take on Me" (A-ha cover) - (by all)
- "I Should Be So Lucky" (Kylie Minogue cover) - (by Juha-Pekka Leppäluoto and Jarkko Ahola)
- "Killer" (Adamski feat. Seal cover) - (by all)
- "Róisín Dubh (Black Rose): A Rock Legend" (Thin Lizzy cover) - (by Jarkko Ahola and Marco Hietala)
- "They Don't Care About Us" (Michael Jackson cover) - (by Marco Hietala and Tony Kakko)
- Bonus track on the Japanese release.