White Lies for Dark Times

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White Lies for Dark Times
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Studio album by Ben Harper and Relentless7
Released May 5, 2009
Genre Alternative rock, blues rock
Length 47:17
Label Virgin
Producer Ben Harper, Danny Kalb, Relentless7
Ben Harper chronology
Lifeline
(2007)
White Lies for Dark Times
(2009)
As I Call You Down
(2010)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
Okayplayer (86/100)[2]

White Lies for Dark Times is a blues-rock album by Ben Harper and Relentless7. It was released on May 5, 2009, and is Harper's first album with the Texas-based backing band Relentless7.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Number With No Name" 3:05
2. "Up to You Now" 5:01
3. "Shimmer & Shine" 3:06
4. "Lay There & Hate Me" 4:14
5. "Why Must You Always Dress In Black" 4:41
6. "Skin Thin" 4:33
7. "Fly One Time" 4:12
8. "Keep It Together (So I Can Fall Apart)" 4:56
9. "Boots Like These" 3:54
10. "The Word Suicide" 5:04
11. "Faithfully Remain" 4:28

Deluxe Edition DVD[edit]

No. Title Length
12. "Shimmer & Shine Video" 3:11
13. "Documentary & Photo Gallery"  

Charts[edit]

Chart (2009) Peak
position
Billboard 200 9[3]
Belgian Albums Chart 11
French Albums Chart 6
Italian Albums Chart 7 ( Gold )
New Zealand Albums Chart 11
Swiss Albums Chart 7
ARIA Albums Chart 17
European Top 100 Albums 19

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ Okayplayer review
  3. ^ "White Lies For Dark Times". allmusic.com. Retrieved 2010-11-07.