"A Warrior's Call" is a song by Danish heavy metal band Volbeat and the ninth track from their fourth studio album, Beyond Hell/Above Heaven. It is dedicated to former professional boxer Mikkel Kessler who provides vocals on the track. It was released in 2011 as a single to active rock stations. The music video was directed by Matt Wignall. It was released in November 2011, and shows a rock concert and archive footage of Kessler. In February 2012, it reached No. 1 on the Billboard Active Rock chart.
1 Charts and certifications
1.1 Weekly charts 1.2 Certifications
Charts and certifications Weekly charts
Chart (2011–12) Peak position
US Alternative Songs (Billboard) 25
US Mainstream Rock Songs (Billboard) 2
US Rock Songs (Billboard) 11
Region Certification Certified units/Sales
United States (RIAA) Gold 500,000^
*sales figures based on certification alone ^shipments figures based on certification alone
^ "Volbeat Score Their First No. 1 Hit in America With 'A Warrior's Call'". loudwire.com. February 15, 2012. Retrieved 28 April 2012. ^ "American single certifications – Volbeat – A Warrior's Call". Recording Industry Association of America. If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Single, then click SEARCH
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Michael Poulsen Jon Larsen Rob Caggiano Kaspar Boye Larsen
Teddy Vang Franz Gottschalk Thomas Bredahl Anders Kjølholm
The Strength/The Sound/The Songs Rock the Rebel/Metal the Devil Guitar Gangsters & Cadillac Blood Beyond Hell/Above Heaven Outlaw Gentlemen & Shady Ladies Seal the Deal & Let's Boogie
"Fallen" "Heaven nor Hell" "A Warrior's Call" "Still Counting" "The Hangman's Body Count" "Lola Montez" "Dead but Rising" "Doc Holliday" "The Devil's Bleeding Crown"
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