HIM discography

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HIM discography

HIM at Provinssirock 2006, Finland.
Releases
Studio albums 8
Live albums 1
Compilation albums 6
EPs 4
Singles 26
Video albums 3
Music videos 26

The following is a discography listing of all of HIM's released singles, studio albums, compilation albums, EPs, box sets, demos and videography. HIM have sold more than 8 million records to date,[clarification needed] with "Join Me in Death" having become the best selling single by any Finnish artist to date.[clarification needed]

Albums[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Year Album Chart positions Certifications
FIN
[1]
AUS
[2]
AUT
[3]
GER
[4]
NED SPA
[5]
SWE
[6]
SWI
[7]
UK
[8]
US
[9]
1997 Greatest Love Songs Vol. 666
  • Released: November 20, 1997
  • Label: BMG (#4321589142)
  • Formats: CD
4 50
1999 Razorblade Romance
  • Released: December 19, 1999
  • Label: BMG (#0743217282226)
  • Formats: CD
1 1 1 78 8
2001 Deep Shadows and Brilliant Highlights
  • Released: August 27, 2001
  • Label: BMG (#74321879332)
  • Formats: CD
1 1 2 44 2 190
2003 Love Metal
  • Released: April 14, 2003
  • Label: BMG (#2876505102)
  • Formats: CD
1 5 1 11 4 55 117
2005 Dark Light 1 40 4 4 25 10 7 8 18 18
2007 Venus Doom
  • Released: September 14, 2007
  • Label: Sire Records (#9362499890)
  • Formats: CD, digital download
2 32 9 3 36 22 12 5 31 12
  • FIN: Gold[10]
  • GER: Gold
2010 Screamworks: Love in Theory and Practice
  • Released: February 8, 2010
  • Label: Sire Records
  • Formats: CD, digital download, vinyl
2 36 7 4 44 27 21 7 50 25
2013 Tears on Tape 2 65 7 2 89 31 48 22 15
"—" denotes a title that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

Compilation albums[edit]

Year Album details Peak chart positions Certifications
FIN
[1][16]
AUT
[3]
GER
[4]
NOR
[17]
SWE
[6]
SWI
[6]
UK
[8]
2002 The Single Collection
  • Released: 7 October 2002
  • Label: BMG (#743219617323)
  • Type: Box set
12
2004 And Love Said No: The Greatest Hits 1997–2004
  • Released: 15 March 2004
  • Label: BMG (#82876603362)
  • Type: Compilation
2 9 5 32 20 18 30
2006 Uneasy Listening Vol. 1
  • Released: 27 October 2006
  • Label: Sony BMG (#88697011682)
  • Type: Compilation
7 37 55 40 122
2007 Uneasy Listening Vol. 2
  • Released: 20 April 2007
  • Label: Sony BMG (#88697011692)
  • Type: Compilation
12 71 38 61
2007 Uneasy Listening Vol. 1 & 2
  • Released: 9 November 2007
  • Label: Sony BMG (#88697011702)
  • Type: Compilation
2010 SWRMXS
  • Released: 7 December 2010
  • Label: Sire Records (#88697011702)
  • Type: Remix album
2012 XX – Two Decades of Love Metal
  • Released: 29 October 2012
  • Label: Sony Music (#88697011702)
  • Type: Compilation
4 98
"—" denotes a title that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

Live albums[edit]

Year Album details Peak chart positions
FIN
[1]
AUS
[2]
AUT
[3]
GER
[4]
SWE
[6]
U.S.
[9]
2008 Digital Versatile Doom
  • Released: 1 April 2008
  • Label: Sire Records (#093624992172)
  • Type: Live album
10 48 35 37 59 168

Extended plays[edit]

Year Album details Peak chart positions
FIN
[18]
1995 This Is Only the Beginning
  • Released: 1995
  • Type: Self-released EP/Demo
1996 666 Ways to Love: Prologue
  • Released: 16 October 1996
  • Label: BMG
  • Type: EP
9
"—" denotes a title that did not chart.

Singles[edit]

Year Title Chart positions Album
FIN
[1]
AUT
[3]
GER
[19]
NOR
[17]
SWE
[6]
SWI
[7]
UK
[8]
US
[20]
US Main
1997 "When Love and Death Embrace" 9 Greatest Love Songs Vol. 666
1998 "Your Sweet Six Six Six" 7
"Wicked Game"
1999 "It's All Tears (Drown in This Love)"
"Join Me in Death" 1 2 1 52 8 Razorblade Romance
2000 "Right Here in My Arms" 1 22 45
"Poison Girl" 3 34
"Gone with the Sin" 1 19 89
"Your Sweet 666"
"Wicked Game"
2001 "Pretending" 1 36 10 32 Deep Shadows and Brilliant Highlights
"In Joy and Sorrow" 2 17 98
2002 "Heartache Every Moment & Close to the Flame" 2 20 88
2003 "The Funeral of Hearts" 1 26 3 24 15 Love Metal
"Buried Alive by Love" 66 27 98 30
"The Sacrament" 4 47 22 71 23
2004 "Solitary Man" 2 45 17 37 40 9 And Love Said No: The Greatest Hits 1997–2004
"And Love Said No" 2
2005 "Wings of a Butterfly" 1 12 10 18 12 28 10 87 20 Dark Light
"Vampire Heart"
2006 "Killing Loneliness" 2 56 32 44 26
"In Joy and Sorrow/Pretending" 1 Uneasy Listening Vol. 1
2007 "The Kiss of Dawn" 2 44 30 59 Venus Doom
"Bleed Well"
2009 "Heartkiller" 5 56 34 30 Screamworks: Love in Theory and Practice
2010 "Scared to Death"
2012 "Strange World" XX – Two Decades of Love Metal
2013 "Tears on Tape" Tears on Tape
"Into the Night"[21]
"—" denotes a title that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

Music videos[edit]

Year Title Director(s)
1996 "Wicked Game" (version 1) Antto Melasniemi[22]
1998 "Wicked Game" (version 2) Markus Walter[22]
1999 "When Love and Death Embrace" Mikko Pitkänen[22]
"Join Me in Death" (version 1) Robert Wilde
2000 "Right Here in My Arms" Pasi Pauni[22]
"Poison Girl"[A]
"Gone with the Sin" Ercin Filizli[22]
"Join Me in Death" (version 2) John Hillcoat[22]
"Wicked Game" (version 3) Bill Yükich[22]
2001 "Pretending" Kevin Godley[22]
"In Joy and Sorrow" John Hillcoat[22]
"Heartache Every Moment"[A]
2002 "Close to the Flame"[A]
2003 "The Funeral of Hearts" Stefan Lindfors[22]
"Buried Alive by Love" Bam Margera[22]
2004 "The Sacrament"
"Solitary Man"
"And Love Said No"
2005 "Wings of a Butterfly" Meiert Avis[23]
"Killing Loneliness" (version 1) Noble Jones[24]
2006 "Killing Loneliness" (version 2) Nathan Cox[25]
2007 "The Kiss of Dawn" Meiert Avis[23]
"Bleed Well"
2010 "Heartkiller" James Copeman
"Scared to Death" Eu­gene Riecan­sky
2012 "Strange World"
2013 "Tears on Tape" Stefan Lindfors
"All Lips Go Blue" Eugene Riecansky
"Into the Night" Stefan Lindfors
Notes

A^ No set video director: video consisted of tour footage.

Video albums[edit]

Year Album details Peak chart positions Certifications
FIN
[1]
AUS
[2]
GER
[4]
US
[9]
2004 The Video Collection: 1997-2003
2005 Love Metal Archives Vol. I
  • Released: 25 April 2005
  • Label: Sony BMG (#82876685889)
  • Type: DVD Compilation
15
2008 Digital Versatile Doom 10 48 37 168

References[edit]

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  21. ^ https://itunes.apple.com/fi/album/into-the-night-single/id631416116
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