We Are Not Alone (Breaking Benjamin album)

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We Are Not Alone
Studio album by Breaking Benjamin
Released June 29, 2004 (2004-06-29) (US)
September 15, 2004 (2004-09-15) (Japan) November 2, 2007 (Europe)
Recorded October 2003–January 2004 at Mirror Image Studios, Anaheim, CA.
Genre Alternative metal, post-grunge
Length 39:28
42:54 (Re-release)
49:25 (Japanese release)
Label Hollywood
Producer David Bendeth
Breaking Benjamin chronology
Saturate
(2002)
We Are Not Alone
(2004)
Phobia
(2006)
Singles from We Are Not Alone
  1. "So Cold"
    Released: March 30, 2004 (2004-03-30)
  2. "Sooner or Later"
    Released: September 28, 2004 (2004-09-28)
  3. "Rain (2005 Version)"
    Released: June 28, 2005 (2005-06-28)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[1]
IGN 9.3/10[2]
Sputnikmusic 2.5/5[3]
Ultimate-Guitar.com 9.4/10 stars[4]

We Are Not Alone is the second studio album by American post-grunge/alternative metal band Breaking Benjamin. It was released November 2, 2007 on Europe and June 28, 2004 through Hollywood Records. Three singles were released from the album, "So Cold", "Sooner or Later", and the full-band version of "Rain", as opposed to the original version in which the only instrument used is an acoustic guitar, which came out near the end of June 2005. We Are Not Alone sold 48,000 copies on its first week and was certified platinum by the RIAA on June 13, 2005.[5]

We Are Not Alone is the last studio album to feature drummer Jeremy Hummel. The track "Firefly" was featured in the 2004 video games WWE SmackDown! vs. Raw and WWE Day of Reckoning.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "So Cold"   4:33
2. "Simple Design"   4:15
3. "Follow"   3:18
4. "Firefly"   3:07
5. "Break My Fall"   3:25
6. "Forget It"   3:37
7. "Sooner or Later"   3:39
8. "Breakdown"   3:36
9. "Away"   3:12
10. "Believe"   3:19
11. "Rain"   3:27
Total length:
39:28

Personnel[edit]

Breaking Benjamin
Additional musicians
Touring Musicians
Artwork
  • T42Design – Art Direction and Album Design
  • Michael Halsband – Band Photography
Management
  • Larry Mazer & Tamra Feldman – Management for Entertainment Services
  • Lic Wheeler – Marketing
  • Nick Ferrara – Legal for Serling Rooks
  • Andy Somers – Booking Agent for The Agency Group
Production
  • David BendethProducer, mixing
  • Rich Costey – Mixing on "So Cold"
  • Andy Wallace – Mixing on "Follow"
  • Michael Brauer – Mixing on "Forget It"
  • Jason Jordan – A&R
  • Bladimir Jimenezv – Artist Coordination
  • Keith Gary – Assistant
  • John Bender – Assistant Engineer
  • Wayne Davis & Jerry Farley – Digital Editing
  • J. Colangelo – Drum Technician
  • George Marino – Mastering
  • Valerie Zyriek – Studio Coordinator
  • Freddie Fabbri – Consigliere
  • James "MO" Butts – Sound Advice

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