Violator is the seventh studio album by English electronic music band Depeche Mode. It was released on 19 March 1990 by Mute Records. Preceded by the singles "Personal Jesus" and "Enjoy the Silence" (a top-10 entry in both the United Kingdom and the United States), the album propelled the band into international stardom, and also yielded the singles "Policy of Truth" and "World in My Eyes"
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Depeche Mode formed in 1980, starting as a purely dance/pop group but, as they grew, branched out into a darker tone and subject matter in their music.
Yet the idea that this record would both dominate worldwide charts, while song for song being simply the best, most consistent effort yet from the band could only have been the wildest fantasy before its release.
This album has an average beat per minute of 138 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 101/187 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. BPM Profile Violator. Album starts at 122BPM, ends at 184BPM (+62), with tempos within the -BPM range. Try refreshing the page if dots are missing). Recent albums by Depeche Mode. Sounds of the Universe.
|1||World In My Eyes (Reprise Edit)||3:55|
|2||Sweetest Perfection (Feel Something Tugging Mix)||4:56|
|3||Personal Jesus (Acoustic Chord Version 2)||3:23|
|4||Halo (Strike - A - Light Mix)||4:27|
|5||Waiting For The Night (Minimal Ambient Edit)||6:06|
|6||Enjoy The Silence (Reprise Edit)||4:13|
|7||Policy Of Truth (Female Intervention Edit)||4:53|
|8||Blue Dress (Waving Version)||4:18|
|9||Clean (Sound Edit)||5:20|
|10||Sibeling (Minimal Vary Mix)||3:14|
|11||Memphisto (Weird Version)||2:50|
|12||Kaleid (Alternative Version)||4:34|