Victory Songs

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Victory Songs
Ensiferum Victory Songs.png
Studio album by Ensiferum
Released April 20, 2007
March 23, 2007 (in Finland)
Recorded November - December 2006 at Sonic Pump Studios
Genre Folk metal, Melodic Death metal
Length 50:00
Label Spinefarm
Producer Janne Joutsenniemi
Ensiferum chronology
Iron
(2004)
Victory Songs
(2007)
From Afar
(2009)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
About.com 4/5 stars [1]
Allmusic 4/5 stars [2]
Metal Hammer 8/10 stars[citation needed]
Metal Storm 9.5/10 stars [3]
Sputnikmusic 4/5 stars [4]

Victory Songs is the third full-length album by the Finnish folk metal band Ensiferum. It was released on April 20, 2007 by Spinefarm. It would be the first full-length Ensiferum album to feature the new members Petri Lindroos, Sami Hinkka and Janne Parviainen, and the last to feature Meiju Enho.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Lyrics Music Length
1. "Ad Victoriam"     M. Enho, S. Hinkka, M. Toivonen 3:10
2. "Blood Is the Price of Glory"   S. Hinkka M. Toivonen, J.D. Miettinen 5:17
3. "Deathbringer from the Sky"   S. Hinkka S. Hinkka, M. Toivonen 5:10
4. "Ahti"   S. Hinkka M. Toivonen 3:55
5. "One More Magic Potion"   S. Hinkka M. Toivonen 5:21
6. "Wanderer"   S. Hinkka M. Toivonen 6:32
7. "Raised by the Sword"   M. Enho M. Enho, M. Toivonen 6:11
8. "The New Dawn"   P. Lindroos P. Lindroos, M. Toivonen 3:42
9. "Victory Song"   S. Hinkka M. Toivonen, S. Hinkka, J.D. Miettinen 10:42
Total length:
50:00
Limited Edition bonus track
No. Title Lyrics Music Length
10. "Lady in Black" (Uriah Heep cover. The actual song length is 5 minutes; afterwards, there is a few minutes of silence followed by acapella parts of the songs, "Wanderer" and "Victory Song".) K. Hensley K. Hensley 10:00
Total length:
60:00

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