Behemoth discography

Behemoth discography

Behemoth performing live at La Locomotive in Paris, France, on 17 February 2008
Releases
Studio albums 9
Live albums 1
Compilation albums 2
EPs 6
Video albums 3
Music videos 11
Demo albums 3
Other appearances 3

The discography of Behemoth, a Polish blackened death metal band consists of nine studio albums, two compilation album, five extended plays, three video albums, eleven music videos, and three demo albums.

Formed by Nergal during mid-1991, Behemoth release their first record a year later with the rehearsal tape Endless Damnation, followed by the 1993's demos The Return of the Northern Moon, and …From the Pagan Vastlands. Later that year, Behemoth sign with the Italian independent record label, Entropy and release the EP And the Forests Dream Eternally in 1994, followed by the debut full-length, 1995's Sventevith (Storming Near the Baltic). Behemoth sign a deal with Solistitium Records, and released their second studio album, Grom in 1996. The third album, titled Pandemonic Incantations was released in 1998, the first with drummer Inferno.[1] Later that year the group sign a record deal with label Avantgarde Music—the first album released was Satanica in 1999, followed by 2000's Thelema.6,[2] and Zos Kia Cultus (Here and Beyond), issued in 2002.[3] Behemoth signed a deal with Swedish label Regain Records in 2003, and later that year two members joined the band; bassist Orion, along with session guitarist Seth.[4] With this new line-up they released Demigod in 2004, followed by 2007's The Apostasy, the first ever Behemoth album that did chart, peaked at number 149 on the US Billboard.[5]


Studio albums

Year Title Peak chart positions Certifications
(sales thresholds)
POL
USA
[5][6]
CAN
[6]
GER
[7]
SWI
[8]
FIN
[9]
AUT
[10]
FRA
[11]
1995 Sventevith (Storming Near the Baltic)
1996 Grom
  • Released: 2 January 1996
  • Label: Solistitium
  • Format: CD, LP, CS, digital download[13]
1998 Pandemonic Incantations
  • Released: 2 March 1998
  • Label: Solistitium
  • Format: CD, LP, CS, digital download[12]
1999 Satanica
  • Released: 25 October 1999
  • Label: Avantgarde
  • Format: CD, LP, digital download[14]
2000 Thelema.6
  • Released: 27 November 2000
  • Label: Avantgarde
  • Format: CD, LP, CS, digital download[12]
31
[15]
2002 Zos Kia Cultus (Here and Beyond)
  • Released: 28 October 2002
  • Label: Avantgarde
  • Format: CD, LP, CS, digital download[12]
2004 Demigod
  • Released: 25 October 2004
  • Label: Regain
  • Format: CD, LP, digital download[14]
15
[16]
2007 The Apostasy
  • Released: 2 July 2007
  • Label: Regain
  • Format: CD, LP, digital download[14]
9
[17]
149
2009 Evangelion 1
[18]
55 61 59 88 17 45 111
"—" denotes a release that did not chart.

Live albums

Year Album details
2008 At the Arena ov Aion – Live Apostasy
  • Released: 14 October 2008
  • Label: Regain
  • Format: CD, LP, digital download[14]

Compilation albums

Year Album details
2006 Demonica
  • Released: 10 July 2006
  • Label: Regain
  • Format: CD, LP, digital download[14]
2011 Abyssus Abyssum Invocat
  • Released: 16 May 2011
  • Label: Peaceville, Metal Blade
  • Format: CD, LP, digital download[12]

Extended plays

Year Title Peak chart positions
US Heat.
[20]
1994 And the Forests Dream Eternally
  • Released: 14 August 1994
  • Label: Entropy
  • Format: CD, digital download[12]
1997 Bewitching the Pomerania
  • Released: 19 September 1997
  • Label: Solistitium
  • Format: CD, CS
2001 Antichristian Phenomenon
  • Released: 4 December 2000
  • Label: Avantgarde
  • Format: CD, LP, digital download[21]
2003 Conjuration
  • Released: 14 September 2003
  • Label: Regain
  • Format: CD, LP, digital download[14]
2005 Slaves Shall Serve
  • Released: 20 October 2005
  • Label: Regain
  • Format: CD, LP, digital download[14]
2008 Ezkaton
  • Released: 11 November 2008
  • Label: Regain
  • Format: CD, LP, digital download[14]
26
"—" denotes a release that did not chart.

Video albums

Year Title Peak chart positions Certifications
(sales thresholds)
USA
CAN
FRA
2000 Live Eschaton
2004 Crush.Fukk.Create: Requiem for
Generation Armageddon
  • Released: 6 September 2004
  • Label: Regain
  • Format: 2x DVD
2010 Evangelia Heretika
  • Released: 5 November 2010
  • Label: Nuclear Blast, Metal Blade
  • Format: 2x DVD+CD, 2 LP
15[22] 12[22] 22[23]
  • ZPAV: Platinum[24]
"—" denotes a release that did not chart.

Music videos

Year Title Director Album
1999 "Decade of Therion" Lucjan Hirszmajer Satanica
2001 "Christians to the Lions" Roman Przylipiak[25] Thelema.6
2003 "As Above So Below" Kuba Miszczak[25] Zos Kia Cultus (Here and Beyond)
2005 "Conquer All" Joanna Rechnio[26][27] Demigod
"Slaves Shall Serve"
2007 "Prometherion" Soren[28] The Apostasy
2008 "At the Left Hand ov God" Dariusz Szermanowicz, Grupa 13[29]
"Inner Sanctum" Mateusz "Mania" Winkiel, Mania Studio[30]
2009 "Ov Fire and the Void" Dariusz Szermanowicz, Paweł Krawczyk, Grupa 13[31] Evangelion
2010 "Alas, Lord Is Upon Me" Dariusz Szermanowicz, Grupa 13[32]
2011 "Lucifer" Dariusz Szermanowicz, Łukasz Tunikowski, Grupa 13[33]

Demo albums

Year Album details
1992 Endless Damnation
  • Released: 1 June 1992
  • Label: not on label
  • Format: CS
1993 The Return of the Northern Moon
  • Released: 4 January 1993
  • Label: Pagan
  • Format: CD, CS, LP
1994 …From the Pagan Vastlands
  • Released: 7 February 1994
  • Label: Pagan
  • Format: CD, CS, LP

Other appearances

Year Title Album Ref.
1996 "Ostatni Tabor" Czarne Zastępy: W Hołdzie Kat [34]
2000 "Carnage" A Tribute to Mayhem: Originators of the Northern Darkness [35]
2002 "Day of Suffering" Tyrants from the Abyss: A Tribute to Morbid Angel [36]

References

Notes

External links

  • Behemoth

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