Era (Era album)

Era is the eponymous debut album by Eric Lévi's new-age project Era, first released in 1996 and re-released in 1998. Some editions include bonus track "After Time".

Era
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Studio album by
Released1996
GenreNew-age
Length40:23
LabelTranman Entertainment B.V., Mercury, Philips
ProducerEric Lévi
Era chronology
Era
(1996)
Era 2
(2000)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic[1]

Use of Era musicEdit

Videos were shot for "Ameno", "Misere Mani", "Enae Volare" and "Mother"; featuring actors Pierre Boisserie and Irene Bustamante.

Track listingEdit

All tracks are written by Eric Lévi, except where noted.

No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Era" 3:15
2."Ameno (Remix)"Lévi, Guy Protheroe3:50
3."Cathar Rhythm" 3:18
4."Avemano" 4:14
5."Enae Volare (Mezzo)"Lévi, Protheroe4:30
6."Ameno"Lévi, Protheroe3:40
7."Mirror" 3:57
8."Sempire d'Amor" 1:54
9."After Time"Lévi, Florence Dedam3:35
10."Impera" 4:37
11."Enae Volare" 3:33
Total length:40:23
Limited edition
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
12."Mother"Lévi, Dedam4:59
13."Enae Volare (Mezzo) (Remix)"Lévi, Protheroe3:47
Total length:49:09

PersonnelEdit

  • Eric Lévi: Keyboard, Prog., Lead Guitar (Mirror, After Time, Impera)
  • Guy Protheroe: Lead Vocal (Ameno, Enae Volare)
  • Eric Geisen: Lead Vocal (Cathar Rhythm)
  • Florence Dedam: Lead Vocal (Mother, After Time)
  • Murielle Lefebvre: Lead Vocal (Enae Volare Mezzo)
  • Harriet Jay: Lead Vocal (Ameno, Avemano, Cathar Rhythm
  • Neil Wilkinson: Drums (Avemano)
  • Lee Sklar: Bass (Avemano)
  • Philippe Manca: Lead Guitar (Era, Ameno, Cathar Rhythm, Mother, Avemano, Sempire d'Amor, Enae Volare), Mandolin (Era), Drums/Bass prog. (Ameno, Era)

ChartsEdit

CertificationsEdit

Region Certification Certified units/sales
Argentina (CAPIF)[33] 2× Platinum 120,000^
Belgium (BEA)[34] Platinum 50,000*
Canada (Music Canada)[35] Gold 50,000^
Finland (Musiikkituottajat)[36] Platinum 52,717[36]
France (SNEP)[37] Diamond 1,000,000*
Mexico (AMPROFON)[38] 2× Gold 200,000^
Netherlands (NVPI)[39] Platinum 100,000^
Norway (IFPI Norway)[40] 2× Platinum 100,000*
Sweden (GLF)[41] 2× Platinum 200,000^

* Sales figures based on certification alone.
^ Shipments figures based on certification alone.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Allmusic review
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  38. ^ "Certificaciones" (in Spanish). Asociación Mexicana de Productores de Fonogramas y Videogramas. Retrieved 11 July 2020. Type Era in the box under the ARTISTA column heading and Era in the box under TÍTULO
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