Pray for Villains

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Pray for Villains
Pray for villains cover.jpg
Studio album by DevilDriver
Released July 14, 2009
Genre Groove metal, melodic death metal
Length 56:15
Label Roadrunner
Producer Logan Mader
DevilDriver chronology
Head on to Heartache
(2008)Head on to Heartache2008
Pray for Villains
(2009)
Beast
(2011)Beast2011
Special Edition Cover
Special Edition
Special Edition
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
About.com 4/5 stars[1]
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[2]
Blabbermouth.net 9/10[3]

Pray for Villains is the fourth studio album by DevilDriver, released on July 14, 2009. On April 24 Roadrunner unveiled the cover artwork for both the regular and special editions of Pray for Villains. It was also announced that the special edition would be a CD/DVD package with 4 bonus tracks, a behind the scenes DVD and expanded artwork.[4] On May 21st Devildriver released the single "Pray for Villains" to the public. On June 17, the music video for "Pray for Villains" premiered on MetalSucks.net.[5]

Play.com also teamed up with Roadrunner to offer "Resurrection Blvd." for free download to people who preorder the special edition of the CD from the Play.com website.

The album sold around 14,600 copies in its first week of release to debut at position No. 35 on The Billboard 200 chart.

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Track list[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Pray for Villains" 4:02
2. "Pure Sincerity" 4:38
3. "Fate Stepped In" 5:10
4. "Back with a Vengeance" 3:40
5. "I've Been Sober" 5:16
6. "Resurrection Blvd." 3:58
7. "Forgiveness Is a Six Gun" 4:33
8. "Waiting for November" 5:06
9. "It's in the Cards" 4:24
10. "Another Night in London" 3:05
11. "Bitter Pill" 4:24
12. "Teach Me to Whisper" 4:01
13. "I See Belief" 3:54
Total length: 56:15

Personnel[edit]

DevilDriver

Charts[edit]

Chart Peak
position
Australian Albums (ARIA)[6] 35
Austrian Albums (Ö3 Austria)[7] 61
Dutch Albums (MegaCharts)[8] 92
French Albums (SNEP)[9] 112
German Albums (Offizielle Top 100)[10] 64
Swiss Albums (Schweizer Hitparade)[11] 74
UK Albums (OCC)[12] 60
UK Rock & Metal Albums (OCC)[13] 4
US Billboard 200[14] 35
US Top Hard Rock Albums (Billboard)[15] 4
US Top Rock Albums (Billboard)[16] 14
US Top Tastemaker Albums (Billboard)[17] 11

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