The Fray is the second studio album by The Fray. Released on February Album),through Epic Records the album debuted at number-one on the Billboard chart, and became a top 5 hit in Australia and Canada.
The album was preceded by the single " You Found Me ," which charted in the top ten on the Billboard Hot and reached the number-one spot in Australia. Critical reception was mixed, and less positive than the band's debut album, How to Save a Lifewith critics pointing out that the album was too similar to its predecessor.
However, positive reviews also noted that despite the similarities, The Fray was "more focused" and "consistent" than the debut album. Following the success of their debut album, How to Save a Life in and an extensive tour which ended by mid, The Fray began work on their second album.
The band occasionally took breaks from recording, and performed some of their new songs on a few high-profile shows, most notably the song " You Found Me ", Absolute - The Fray - The Fray (CD, which was then titled "Amistad". The band finished recording the self-titled album at the end of July for an early release. The album was produced by Aaron Johnson and Mike Flynn the same production duo from the band's debut album and recorded by Warren Huart.
The band filmed a music video in Chicago for the song, which was directed by Josh Forbes. The single debuted on November 20, during a commercial break of the show Absolute - The Fray - The Fray (CD Anatomy.
It was a one-minute promo with scenes from the then-upcoming season of ABC's Lost. It also became a success internationally, most notably in Australia where it reached number-one. The band performed the song live at the American Music Awards on November 23, and began touring in support of their second album. On November 21,the album was made available for pre-order in standard, vinyl and deluxe versions.
The deluxe version of the album was only available for order in the United States. The band shot acoustic video performances of some of the songs from the album which were circulated on the internet before the album's release.
The song "Happiness" was played on an episode of " Brothers and Sisters. The Fray was released on February 3, Following the success of "You Found Me", the album debuted at number 1 on the U.
Billboardsellingcopies in its first week of release. It then dropped to number 4 the next week selling 75, copies. All tracks are written by Isaac Slade and Joe Kingexcept where noted. So far, the album has received a score of 56 out of from Metacritic based on "mixed or average reviews". The Fray are going for introspection and dramatic sweep but don't rise above bland pleasantries.
Absolute Punk criticized the negative reviews, "For what it's worth, the Denver quintet has released a charming, appealing record that would be far more praiseworthy if it didn't sound so much like its predecessor From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The Fray. Archived from the original on July 14, Retrieved March 17, Retrieved February 16, Archived from the original on October 23, Retrieved November 15, Video Static.
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