| October 21, 2016|
21 October 2016
| Korn albums, Nu metal albums|
The Serenity of Suffering is the twelfth studio album by nu metal band Korn, released on October 21, 2016. According to guitarist Brian Welch, it is "heavier than anyone's heard us in a long time" and that it contains their most intense music in a long time vocally as well.
The artwork contains elements of Korn's fourth album, Issues, and was created by Ron English.
The Serenity of Suffering debuted at number 4 on the US Billboard 200 with 57,000 units, 55,000 of which were pure album sales. As of March 2017, the album had sold 110,000 copies in the US.
All tracks written by Korn.
KornJonathan Davis – lead vocals
James "Munky" Shaffer – guitars
Brian "Head" Welch – guitars
Reginald "Fieldy" Arvizu – bass
Ray Luzier – drums
Additional musiciansCorey Taylor – guest vocals on "A Different World"
Zac Baird – keyboards on "Take Me"
Jules Venturini – programming
Nick "Sluggo" Suddarth – programming
Rick Norris – additional programming
C-Minus – turntables on "Insane", "Next in Line", "Calling Me Too Soon"
ProductionNick Raskulinecz – producer
Josh Wilbur – mixing, mastering
Nathan Yarborough – engineering
Chris Collier – additional engineering
Paul Suarez – assistant mix engineering
Justin Warfield – additional vocal arrangement
Ron English – illustrations
Virgilio Tzaj – art direction, design
1Insane3:50The Serenity of Suffering Wikipedia
2Rotting in Vain3:31
3Black Is the Soul4:01