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Length  49:37
Label  Nuclear Blast Records
Released  August 27, 2014 (Sweden, Japan)August 29 (Europe)September 2 (United Kingdom, France)September 2 (North America)September 9 (Canada)September 16 (Australia)
Recorded  Red Level 3 Studios NashvilleStudio Fredman, Göteborg, SwedenCastle Black Studios, Harryda, Sweden
Genre  Heavy metal, Power metal
Producer  James Michael, Oscar Dronjak, Pontus Norgren, Fredrik Nordström

(r)Evolution is the ninth studio album by the band HammerFall. It was released on August 27, 2014 in Sweden, August 29 in mainland Europe, September 1 in the UK and September 2 in North America. For the first time since 1998, HammerFall collaborated with Fredrik Nordström on a studio album, and Fredrik is sharing production credits with guitarists Oscar Dronjak and Pontus Norgren. It is also the band's final album to feature drummer Anders Johansson before his departure in September 2014. On 4 September 2014 (r)Evolution went all the way to No. 1 on Sverigetopplistan (Swedish Charts).



  • Joacim Cans - lead and backing vocals
  • Oscar Dronjak - rhythm, lead guitars, keyboards and backing vocals, production
  • Pontus Norgren - rhythm, lead guitars and backing vocals, production
  • Fredrik Larsson - bass guitar and backing vocals
  • Anders Johansson - drums
  • James Michael - vocals on track 6
  • Production Personnel

  • Fredrik Nordström - production
  • James Michael - production
  • References

    (r)Evolution Wikipedia