Kai Hansen

Kai Michael Hansen (born January 17, 1963, in Hamburg, West Germany) is a power metal guitarist and vocalist.

Hansen is the founder, lead guitarist, and vocalist of power metal band Gamma Ray, and the co-founder of German metal band Helloween who he rejoined in 2017 to tour with, having originally left in 1988.

He is a prominent figure in power metal, and has sold millions of albums worldwide. He is regarded as "the grandfather of power metal", having founded two seminal bands in the genre.

Singles & EPs

none Kai Hansen - Heaven Can Wait Cover-Design Kai Hansen Heaven Can Wait(Flexi, 7", S/Sided, Promo) Noise International, Metal Hammer none Germany 1990 Diese Version verkaufen


BANG! 4 Kai Hansen - Kerrang! Plastic Explosive Cover-Design Kai Hansen / Gamma Ray / Lisa Dominique Kai Hansen / Gamma Ray / Lisa Dominique - Kerrang! Plastic Explosive(Flexi, 7", Comp, Promo) Kerrang! Magazine BANG! 4 UK 1990 Diese Version verkaufen
none Kai Hansen - Millennium Special Cover-Design Kai Hansen Millennium Special(CDr, Album, Comp, Ltd, Smplr) Modern Music Records, Noise Records none Germany 1999 Diese Version verkaufen
JBR 26167 022 Kai Hansen - Worx Cover-Design Kai Hansen Worx(Cass, Comp) Jamback Records JBR 26167 022 Malaysia 2001 Diese Version verkaufen


none Kai Hansen - XXX: 3 Decades Of Metal Cover-Design Kai Hansen XXX: 3 Decades Of Metal(CDr, Promo) Verycords none France Unknown Diese Version verkaufen
none Kai Hansen - Space Eater Cover-Design Kai Hansen Space Eater(Cass, S/Sided, Promo, Smplr, TP) Not On Label none UK Unknown Diese Version verkaufen