The Rasmus discography

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The Rasmus discography
Releases
Studio albums 8
Live albums 1
Compilation albums 2
Singles 27
Video albums 1
Music videos 23
Soundtracks 1

The discography of the Finnish rock band The Rasmus currently consists of eight studio albums, two compilation albums and twenty-seven singles. The band's worldwide record sales are at estimated at over 3.5 million.[citation needed]

Albums[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

List of albums, with selected chart positions, sales figures and certifications
Title Album details Peak chart positions Certifications
FIN
[1]
AUT
[1]
BE
[1]
FRA
[1]
GER
[2]
ITA
[1]
NLD
[3]
SWE
[1]
SWI
[4]
UK
[5]
Peep
  • Released: September 23, 1996
  • Label: Warner
  • Format: CD
16
Playboys
  • Released: August 29, 1997
  • Label: Warner
  • Format: CD
5
Hell of a Tester
  • Released: November 2, 1998
  • Label: Warner
  • Format: CD
16
Into
  • Released: October 29, 2001
  • Label: Playground
  • Format: CD
1
Dead Letters 1 1 20 3 1 29 17 1 10
Hide from the Sun
  • Released: September 12, 2005
  • Label: Playground
  • Format: CD, digital download
1 4 35 29 3 18 27 16 5 65
  • IFPI FIN: Platinum[6]
Black Roses
  • Released: September 26, 2008
  • Label: Playground
  • Format: CD, digital download
1 22 13 38 51 32 22
  • IFPI FIN: Gold[6]
The Rasmus
  • Released: April 18, 2012
  • Label: Universal
  • Format: CD, digital download
3 23 26 46
  • IFPI FIN: Gold[6]
"—" denotes items that did not chart or were not released.

Compilation albums[edit]

List of compilation albums with selected chart positions
Title Album details Peak
chart
positions
Certifications
FIN
Hell of a Collection
  • Released: 2001
  • Label: Warner
  • Format: CD
2
  • IFPI FIN: Platinum[6]
Best of 2001–2009
  • Released: November 2, 2009
  • Label: Playground
  • Format: CD, digital download
8

Video albums[edit]

List of video albums
Title Album details
Live Letters
  • Released: December 6, 2004
  • Label: Playground Music Scandinavia
  • Format: DVD
Live 2012 / Mysteria
  • Released: December, 2012
  • Label: Shadowland Ltd.
  • Format: DVD
Live 2012 / Volume II.
  • Released: December, 2013
  • Label: Shadowland Ltd.
  • Format: DVD

Singles[edit]

List of singles, with selected chart positions and certifications, showing year released and album name
Title Year Peak chart positions Certifications Album
FIN
[1]
AUT
FRA
[1]
GER
IRE
ITA
[1]
NLD
[3]
SWI
[4]
SWE
[1]
UK
"1st" 1995 1st
"2nd" 1996 2nd
"3rd" 8 3rd
"Blue" 1997 3 Playboys
"Kola"
"Playboys"
"Ice" 1998 2
"Liquid" 2 Hell of a Tester
"Swimming with the Kids" 1999 16
"F-F-F-Falling" 2001 1 5
  • IFPI FIN: Platinum[6]
Into
"Chill" 2
  • IFPI FIN: Gold[6]
"Madness" 2
"Heartbreaker/Days" 2002 1
"In the Shadows" 2003 1 2 6 1 1 2 6 2 2 3 Dead Letters
"In My Life" 2 10 51 50 31
"First Day of My Life" 4 9 6 4 12 28 20 31 50
"Funeral Song (The Resurrection)" 2004 2 32 24 12 44 54
"Guilty" 2 32 20 1 39 58 43 15
"No Fear" 2005 1 16 41 13 1 19 17 44 23 43 Hide from the Sun
"Sail Away" 2 53 34 6 46 74 51 58
"Shot" 2006 6 49 46 8 91
"Livin' in a World Without You" 2008 1 26 14 78 Black Roses
"Justify" 2009 61 56
"October & April" (featuring Anette Olzon) 3 79 Best of 2001–2009
"I'm a Mess" 2012 The Rasmus
"Stranger"
"Mysteria"
"—" denotes items that did not chart or were not released.

Track details[edit]

Ice[edit]

Ice cover

Ice" was originally included on the band's second album Playboys (released on August 29, 1997).

The EP-single was also released in 1997 by Warner Music Finland. It was the last single from Playboys, and features the B-Side song, "UFOlaulu" (a song in Finnish about UFOs) and two live songs from the same album: "Well Well" and "Kola".

"Ice" is a typical Playboys song with a mix of rock, pop, funk and jazz.

Single track listing[edit]

  1. "Ice" - 2:45
  2. "Ufolaulu" - 1:56
  3. "Well Well" [live] - 3:14
  4. "Kola" [live] - 3:43

Appearances in other releases[edit]

"Ice" is also included as the ninth track on the band's compilation album Hell of a Collection, which was released in 2001.

Music videos[edit]

Year Title Director Album
1996 Funky Jam The Rasmus & Teja Kotilainen Peep
1997 Playboys The Rasmus & Illka Herkman Playboys
1998 Liquid The Rasmus & The Nose Hell of a Tester
2001 F-F-F-Falling Miikka Lommi Into
Chill The Rasmus
2003 In the Shadows (Finnish "Bandit" version) Finn Andersson for Film Magica Oy Dead Letters
In My Life Niclas Fronda & Fredrik Löfberg, Baranga Film/Topaz
In the Shadows (European "Crow" version) Niclas Fronda & Fredrik Löfberg, Baranga Film
First Day of My Life Sven Bollinger
2004 In the Shadows (U.S./UK "Mirror" version) Philipp Stöltzl
Funeral Song Niclas Fronda & Fredrik Löfberg, Baranga Film
Guilty Nathan Cox
2005 No Fear Jörn Heitmann Hide from the Sun
Sail Away Mathias Vielsäcker & Christoph Mangler
2006 Shot Sandra Marschner
2007 Immortal The Rasmus
2008 Livin' In A World Without You Niclas Fronda Black Roses
Justify Owe Lingvall (Pauli Rantasalmi's idea)
2009 October & April (featuring Anette Olzon from Nightwish) Owe Lingvall Best of 2001–2009
Your Forgiveness The Rasmus Black Roses
2012 I'm a Mess Jopsu Ramu - Timo Ramu The Rasmus
Somewhere The Rasmus
Stranger Aku Louhimies
Mysteria

Other releases[edit]

  • "Maximum Rasmus" - An unofficial audio CD with the band's biography and some interviews. It was released on 15 November 2004 by the record label Chrome Dream.
  • "The Rasmus Player" - A PC software with videos, photos, information and more. It was released on many singles from the album Hide from the Sun, 2005.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j "Discography The Rasmus". acharts.us. Retrieved October 12, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Chartverfolgung The Rasmus" (in German). Media Control Charts. Retrieved November 19, 2010. 
  3. ^ a b "Discografie The Rasmus". dutchcharts.nl. Hung Medien. Retrieved November 19, 2010. 
  4. ^ a b "Hitparade - The Rasmus". hitparade.ch. Hung Medien. Retrieved November 20, 2010. 
  5. ^ "Chart History - Rasmus". Official Charts Company. Retrieved September 5, 2010. 
  6. ^ a b c d e f g h i "Musiikkituottajat - Tilastot - Kulta- ja platinalevyt". Musiikkituottajat – IFPI Finland. Retrieved 2012-11-11. 
  7. ^ "BPI Search Engine". British Phonographic Industry. Retrieved 2012-11-11. 
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