Buffy the Vampire Slayer: The Album

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer: The Album
BTVS - The Album - album cover.jpg
Soundtrack album by
Various Artists
Released19 October 1999[1]
GenreTelevision Soundtrack
Length65:11
LabelTVT Records[1]
ProducerPatricia Joseph
Joss Whedon

Buffy the Vampire Slayer: The Album is a soundtrack album featuring music from the Buffy the Vampire Slayer TV series.

The album is made up mostly of tracks by little-known artists, though some better known ones, such as Garbage and Alison Krauss, are also featured. A small part of the television show's original score is also included. Although the album was released in 1999, it contains music from Buffy's first four seasons.

A follow up, Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Radio Sunnydale – Music from the TV Series, was released in 2003.

Track listing[edit]

  1. Nerf Herder – "Buffy the Vampire Slayer Theme"
  2. Guided by Voices – "Teenage FBI"
  3. Garbage – "Temptation Waits"
  4. Velvet Chain – "Strong"
  5. Hepburn – "I Quit"
  6. Furslide – "Over My Head"
  7. Bif Naked – "Lucky"
  8. Black Lab – "Keep Myself Awake"
  9. K's Choice – "Virgin State of Mind"
  10. Superfine – "Already Met You"
  11. Face to Face – "The Devil You Know (God Is a Man)"
  12. Kim Ferron – "Nothing But You"
  13. Alison Krauss and Union Station – "It Doesn't Matter"
  14. The Sundays – "Wild Horses"
  15. Four Star Mary – "Pain" (Slayer Mix)
  16. Splendid – "Charge"
  17. Rasputina – "Transylvanian Concubine"
  18. Christophe Beck – "Close Your Eyes" (Buffy/Angel Love Theme)

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification Certified units/Sales
France (SNEP)[2] Gold 100,000*
United Kingdom (BPI)[3] Gold 100,000^
United States (RIAA)[4] N/A 212,000[5]

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Buffy The Vampire Slayer: The Album". GBVDB – Guided by Voices Database. Retrieved 2008-09-05.
  2. ^ "French album certifications – BUFFY & THE VAMPIRE – BUFFY & THE VAMPIRE SLAYER" (in French). Syndicat National de l'Édition Phonographique.
  3. ^ "British album certifications – Original soundtrack – Buffy The Vampire Slayer - Ost". British Phonographic Industry. Select albums in the Format field. Select Gold in the Certification field. Type Buffy The Vampire Slayer - Ost in the "Search BPI Awards" field and then press Enter.
  4. ^ "American album certifications – Original soundtrack – Buffy The Vampire Slayer - Ost". Recording Industry Association of America. If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Album, then click SEARCH. 
  5. ^ Jeckell, Barry A. (27 August 2001). "Billboard Bits: The Strokes, Eagles, 'Buffy'". Billboard. Retrieved 23 June 2018.