Avenged Sevenfold discography

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Avenged Sevenfold discography

Avenged Sevenfold in Bangkok, Thailand, 2007
(From left to right: M. Shadows, Zacky Vengeance, Synyster Gates, The Rev, and Johnny Christ)
Studio albums5
Live albums1
Compilation albums20
Video albums2
Music videos15
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Avenged Sevenfold discography

Avenged Sevenfold in Bangkok, Thailand, 2007
(From left to right: M. Shadows, Zacky Vengeance, Synyster Gates, The Rev, and Johnny Christ)
Studio albums5
Live albums1
Compilation albums20
Video albums2
Music videos15

This is a discography of Avenged Sevenfold, an American rock band from Huntington Beach, California. They have achieved mainstream success with City of Evil, which spawned singles such as "Beast and the Harlot" and "Bat Country." The success followed with their self-titled album, Avenged Sevenfold with singles such as "Almost Easy" and "Afterlife." Their latest album, Nightmare, hit number one on the Billboard 200 chart.

Two string instrument tribute albums to Avenged Sevenfold were released in 2007: Strung Out on Avenged Sevenfold: Bat Wings and Broken Strings and Strung Out on Avenged Sevenfold: The String Tribute.


Studio albums

YearAlbum detailsChart peaksCertifications
(sales thresholds)
2001Sounding the Seventh Trumpet
2003Waking the Fallen116
2005City of Evil3063
2007Avenged Sevenfold
  • Released: October 30, 2007
  • Label: Warner Bros. Records
  • Released: July 27, 2010
  • Label: Warner Bros. Records
"—" denotes a release that did not chart.

Video albums

YearAlbum detailsChart peaksCertifications
2007All Excess
  • Released: July 17, 2007
  • Label: Warner Bros. Records
2008Live in the LBC & Diamonds in the Rough
  • Released: September 16, 2008
  • Label: Warner Bros. Records
"—" denotes a release that did not chart.


YearAlbum details
2001Warmness on the Soul
2010Welcome to the Family


YearSingleChart peaksCertificationsAlbum



2001"Warmness on the Soul"×Sounding the Seventh Trumpet
2003"Second Heartbeat"×Waking the Fallen
2004"Unholy Confessions"×
2005"Burn It Down"×92City of Evil
"Bat Country"6026×84US: Gold[11]
2006"Beast and the Harlot"1940×47
"Seize the Day"17×
2007"Walk"×Diamonds in the Rough
"Critical Acclaim"×Avenged Sevenfold
"Almost Easy" [A]10636×67
"Crossroads"×Diamonds in the Rough
"Dear God"×Avenged Sevenfold
2010"Nightmare"5121248×65US: Gold[11]Nightmare
"Lost It All" [B]×165
"Welcome to the Family" [A]11021532
2011"So Far Away"[21]11525
"Not Ready to Die"[22]7073126Call of the Dead
"Buried Alive"[23]22635Nightmare
2012"Carry On"Call of Duty: Black Ops II
"—" denotes a release that did not chart.
"×" denotes periods where charts did not exist or were not archived.


  • A.^ "Almost Easy" and "Welcome to the Family" peaked outside of the US Billboard Hot 100 chart, therefore they are listed on the Bubbling Under Hot 100 chart.
  • B.^ "Lost It All" was not released as a single; it charted due to digital downloads.

Music videos

2001"Warmness on the Soul"Broken Robot & Militont
2003"Second Heartbeat" (live)Splinter Films UK
2004"Unholy Confessions" (First video)[24]Greg Kaplan
"Unholy Confessions" (Second video)
2005"Burn It Down" (live)Splinter Films UK
"Bat Country"Marc Klasfeld
2006"Beast and the Harlot"Tony Petrossian
"Seize the Day"Wayne Isham
2007"Almost Easy"P.R. Brown
2008"A Little Piece of Heaven"Rafa Alcantara
"Afterlife"Wayne Isham
"Dear God"Rafa Alcantara
2010"Nightmare"[25]Wayne Isham
2011"So Far Away"

Compilations, soundtracks and covers

2002Hopelessly Devoted to You Vol. 4Hopeless Records / Subcity Records"Second Heartbeat" (2002 version) and "Darkness Surrounding" [26]
Plea for Peace/Take Action! Vol. 2Subcity Records"Turn the Other Way"
2003Take Action! Vol. 3Subcity Records"Chapter Four"
Warped Tour 2003 Tour CompilationSideOneDummy Records"Darkness Surrounding"
Metal=Life CD/DVDSubcity Records"Unholy Confessions" and video
Operation: Punk Rock FreedomHopeless Records / Subcity Records"Chapter Four", "Darkness Surrounding"
2004MTV2 Headbangers Ball, Vol. 2Roadrunner Records"Unholy Confessions"
2005Hopelessly Devoted to You Vol. 5Hopeless Records / Subcity Records"Chapter Four", "Eternal Rest (live)" (featuring "Unholy Confessions" video on Enhanced CD)
Masters of Horror SoundtrackImmortal Records"Beast and the Harlot" (live)
2006MTV2 Headbangers Ball: The RevengeRoadrunner Records"Burn It Down"
High Voltage!: A Brief History of RockN/A"Walk" (Pantera cover)
Hopelessly Devoted to You Vol. 6Hopeless Records / Subcity Records"Darkness Surrounding" & "Unholy Confessions" (feat. "Unholy Confessions" Video and "We Come Out at Night" Live at Warped Tour 2003 Video on included DVD)
Kerrang! - Kerrang! Awards 2006N/A"Beast and the Harlot"
Saw III soundtrackWarner Bros. Records"Burn It Down"
2007Saw IV soundtrackWarner Bros. Records"Eternal Rest"
2008Kerrang! - Maiden Heaven: A Tribute to Iron MaidenN/A"Flash of the Blade" (Iron Maiden cover)
Kerrang! - The Album '08N/A"Afterlife"
2009Warner Bros. Records - Covered, A Revolution in SoundWarner Bros. Records"Paranoid" (Black Sabbath cover)
Warner Bros. Records - Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen – The AlbumWarner Bros. Records"Almost Easy"
Hopeless Records: 15 Year Anniversary (Limited Edition)Hopeless Records"Unholy Confessions"

Video game appearances

2003"Chapter Four"Madden NFL 2004
Nascar Thunder 2004
NHL 2004
2005"Bat Country"Madden NFL 06
NHL 06
SSX on Tour
"Blinded in Chains"Need for Speed: Most Wanted
2006"Beast and the Harlot"Guitar Hero II
2007"Almost Easy"Need for Speed: ProStreet
Guitar Hero 3 (as DLC)
2008"Afterlife"NHL 09
"Almost Easy"Rock Band 2
"Critical Acclaim"Rock Band 2 (as DLC)
"Bat Country"Saints Row 2
2009"Beast and the Harlot"Guitar Hero Smash Hits
"Bat Country"Rock Band 2 (as DLC)
2010Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock
"Afterlife"Guitar Hero 5 (as DLC)
"Almost Easy"
"Seize the Day"Rock Band 2 (as DLC)
"Beast and the Harlot"Rockband 3
"Nightmare"EA Sports MMA
"Not Ready to Die"Call of Duty Black Ops
"Unholy Confessions"Rockband 3 (as DLC)
"Welcome to the Family"
"Natural Born Killer"Twisted Metal (2012 video game)
"So Far Away"Rock Band Blitz


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