Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.5 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:26 Bat Out of Hell Meat Loaf Epic EK 34974
1.5 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:24 Bat Out of Hell Meat Loaf Epic EPC 82419
1.5 Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad 5:26 Bat Out of Hell Meat Loaf Cleveland International, Epic PEA 34974
1.5 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:23 Bat Out of Hell Meat Loaf Epic EPC 82419, EPC 82 419
1.5 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:26 Bat Out of Hell Meat Loaf Epic EK 34974
1.4 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:24 Hits Out of Hell Meat Loaf Epic EK 57615
1.4 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:22 Hits Out of Hell Meat Loaf
1.4 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:24 Hits Out of Hell Meat Loaf Epic 450447 2
1.5 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:23 Bat Out of Hell Meat Loaf Cleveland International PE 34976
1.5 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:23 Bat Out of Hell Meat Loaf Cleveland International, Epic 34974, JE 34974
1.5 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:26 Bat Out of Hell Meat Loaf Epic EK 34974, WEK-34974
1.4 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:26 Sounds of the Seventies: 1978 Various Artists Warner Special Products, Time-Life Music OPCD-2599, SOD-10
1.16 Two out of Three Ain’t Bad 5:25 Video Hits Classics Various Artists CBS (CBS Records' international imprint from 1962–1990; renamed since 1991 as Columbia) 4675302
1.5 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:25 Bat Out of Hell: Re-Vamped Meat Loaf
1.5 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:25 Bat Out of Hell: Re-Vamped Meat Loaf Epic CDX 82419
1.15 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:26 Heart & Heavy Various Artists
1.6 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:23 The Very Best Of Meat Loaf Arcade (record label founded in 1970s by Herman Heinsbroek; use this as its universal imprint) 01 5320 61
2.9 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:24 Those Rocking '70s Various Artists Razor & Tie A2 22502
1.13 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:24 Dreams in Rock, Volume 1 Various Artists Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) COL 472095 2
2.16 Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad 5:22 Midnight Rock Various Artists 791236
2.16 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:22 Midnight Rock Various Artists Ariola 74321 11459 2
1.16 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:23 Only the Best '70, Volume 4 Various Artists Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 982876 2
1.10 Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad 5:25 Back From Hell! The Very Best of Meat Loaf Meat Loaf Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) COL 475652 2
1.5 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:26 Bat Out of Hell Meat Loaf Epic EK 64404
1.4 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:24 Hits Out of Hell Meat Loaf Epic 4755632
1.7 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:24 Meat Loaf and Friends Meat Loaf Epic 4724192
1.5 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:25 Bat Out of Hell Meat Loaf Epic EPC 480411
2.6 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:25 In Love Various Artists LSP 983482-2
2.3 Two Out of Three 5:25 Knuffelrock 6 Various Artists Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) COL 477980-2
17.11 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:24 Moments of Love Various Artists SR International 37 666 5
1.2 Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad 5:23 Ronny’s Pop Show 23 Various Artists Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) COL 4768812
1.4 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:27 Definitive Collection Meat Loaf Epic 480567 2
1.4 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:27 Definitive Collection Meat Loaf
2.1 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:23 So in Love, Volume 1 Various Artists Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP)
1.2 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:24 Heaven Can Wait: The Best Ballads of Meat Loaf, Volume 1 Meat Loaf Epic EPC 483649 2
1.6 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:26 70's Party Rock (1970-1979) Various Artists Sony Music Special Products A 28597
1.4 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:22 Hits Out of Hell Meat Loaf Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) CDEPC 5252 H
1.4 Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad 5:23 The Very Best of Meat Loaf Meat Loaf Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and its subsidiaries) CDV2868
1.4 Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad 5:23 The Very Best of Meat Loaf Meat Loaf Cleveland International, Epic E2K 69335
1.4 Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad 5:22 Hits Out of Hell Meat Loaf Epic 4504479
1.2 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:27 Love Bites: More Romantic Power Ballads Various Artists Rhino (reissue label) R2 75323/A 33573
1.4 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:23 The Very Best of Meat Loaf Meat Loaf Epic CDEPC5668J
1.4 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:23 The Very Best of Meat Loaf Meat Loaf Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and its subsidiaries) 724384691820
3.10 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:25 Back to the US of A Various Artists Sony Music Media 494734 2
2.9 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:25 Double Platinum: Greatest Hits of the 60's & 70's Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified)
1.12 Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad 5:24 Love Songs Various Artists Sony Music Media SMM 986 130 2, SMM 986130 2
1.5 Two Out Of Three Ain't Bad 5:25 Soft Rock Ballads Various Artists Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) MIDCD022
1.4 Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad 5:23 The Very Best of Meat Loaf Meat Loaf
1.14 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:25 Dad's BBQ Tracks Various Artists EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) 5230632
1.5 Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad 5:25 Bat Out of Hell Meat Loaf Cleveland International, Epic, Legacy (Legacy Recordings) 88697995612
2.17 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:22 Voices of the Century Various Artists Telstar TV TTVCD3186
2.13 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:24 70's Pop Hits Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) A3K 53393
1.5 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:27 Bat Out of Hell Meat Loaf Epic EPC 499944 2
1.5 Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad 5:27 Bat Out of Hell Meat Loaf Epic, Cleveland International, Legacy (Legacy Recordings) EK 62171
3.7 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:26 Oldies Forever Young Various Artists Sony Music Catalog (a division of Sony Music Entertainment (Germany) GmbH, as well as its imprint) SMC 504681-2
2.8 Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad 5:26 Ultimate Love Classics, Volume 1 Various Artists Realm Records 3CD 9207
1.4 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:24 The Ultimate Jukebox Hits of the 70s Various Artists Collectables (US reissue label) COL-CD-0125
1.5 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:25 Bat Out of Hell Meat Loaf Epic ES 62171
1.5 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:26 Bat Out of Hell Meat Loaf Epic 508653 3
1.10 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:24 Biggest Hits of the 70's Various Artists
1.9 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:26 Meat Loaf and Friends Meat Loaf Epic 506079 2
1.20 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:24 TM Century: GoldDisc 121 Various Artists
1.1 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:24 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad Meat Loaf A 58144
1.18 Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad 5:25 Kuschelrock Special Edition: Feelings of the Seventies Various Artists Sony Music Media SMM 511233 2
1.5 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:25 Bat Out of Hell Meat Loaf
1.3 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:23 The Very Best of Meat Loaf Meat Loaf Epic 513743 2
2.2 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:26 Lovers Rock Various Artists
1.6 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:23 The Collection Meat Loaf and Friends Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 4724195
1.4 Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad 5:26 Ultimate Seventies: 1978 Various Artists Warner Special Products, Time-Life Music 19477‐2, OPCD‐2599A, R634‐10
1.18 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:24 Absolute Rock Ballads Classics 2 Various Artists Absolute (compilation series brand used by Stockholm-based EVA Records) ACCD 3014
1.3 Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad 5:25 More Than a Feeling: The Greatest Rock Anthems of All Time Various Artists Sony Music TV STVCD183
1.9 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:22 Even Bigger, Even Better, Power Ballads III Various Artists Virgin TV VTDCD 684
1.5 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:26 Bat Out of Hell Meat Loaf Epic EPC 463044 2
2.5 Two Out of Three Aint Bad 5:26 Edge of the 80s: Into the Eighties Various Artists Time-Life Music TL PRA/11
1.4 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:24 Welcome Back 1978 - 1981 Various Artists Shock Records (Australian independent) BM0014
2.20 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:24 Legends III Various Artists EMI Music Australia (not for release label use!) 7243 860420 2 6
1.3 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:26 The Greatest Rock Ballads Various Artists
1.15 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:26 The Ultimate Rock Ballads Collection: These Dreams Various Artists Time-Life Music TL URB/02
1.17 Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad 5:25 American Heartbeat Various Artists Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available)
1.3 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:25 A Piece of the Action Meat Loaf Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified)
1.3 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:25 A Piece of the Action: The Best Of Meat Loaf Camden Deluxe 88697495182
1.4 Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad 5:22 Hits Out of Hell Meat Loaf Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 88697538762
1.5 Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad 5:23 Bat Out of Hell Meat Loaf Friday Music FRM 34974
2.5 Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad 5:27 Dead Ringer for Love / Bat Out of Hell Meat Loaf Cleveland International 88697726122
1.12 Two Out Of Three Ain't Bad 5:23 Rock Classics Various Artists 88697727142
1.4 Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad 5:23 The Essential Meat Loaf Meat Loaf Epic 88697 92211 2
1.3 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:24 Milestones Meat Loaf Legacy (Legacy Recordings)
1.5 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:23 Bat Out of Hell Meat Loaf Music on Vinyl MOVLP1018
1.6 Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad 5:25 Greatest Rock Ballads Various Artists Sony Music Entertainment Hong Kong Ltd. (for ℗ & © rights use only, releases issued 2009 or later) 88875052412
1.5 Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad 5:26 Bat Out of Hell Meat Loaf Cleveland International, Epic
1.5 Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad 5:26 Bat Out of Hell Meat Loaf Analog Spark AS00006
1.5 Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad 5:24 Bat Out of Hell Meat Loaf Cleveland International, Epic
1.5 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:26 Bat Out of Hell Meat Loaf Epic DIDP 020018, EK 34974
1.5 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:23 Bat Out of Hell Meat Loaf Epic CDEPC 82419
1.5 Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad 5:26 Bat Out Of Hell Meat Loaf Epic CEK 34974
1.14 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:23 Feel the Love Various Artists
Promotion
1.9 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:24 Twenty Number Ones Various Artists Daily Mail, Sony Music Special Markets DM 006
1.11 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:25 Favorite Love Songs Various Artists
(unknown)
1.5 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad 5:24 Best Ballads Meat Loaf S0748364910-0101
1.13 Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad 5:23 Great Love Songs 3 Various Artists

Relationships

strings arranger: Kenny Ascher
drums: John Wilcox
synthesizer: Roger Powell (US musician, programmer, and columnist, band "Utopia")
bass: Kasim Sultan
piano: Roy Bittan
guitar family: Todd Rundgren
arranger: Todd Rundgren
Jim Steinman
background vocals: Rory Dodd
Todd Rundgren
engineer: Todd Rundgren
lead vocals: Meat Loaf
mixer: Todd Rundgren
producer: Todd Rundgren
phonographic copyright by: Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1977)
recording of: Two Out of Three Ain't Bad

Two Out of Three Ain't Bad

composer: Jim Steinman
lyricist: Jim Steinman