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Violator is the seventh album by the English electrorock group Depeche Mode, released by Mute in 1990. Preceded by the hit singles Personal Jesus and Enjoy the Silence (a Top 10 hit on both sides of the Atlantic), Violator propelled the band into international stardom. The album yielded two further hit singles, Policy of Truth and World in My Eyes. This album is the first of the band to achieve the Top 10 on the Billboard 200 (number seven) and… read more



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  • Avatar for halo_dm2
    The 2006 album art reissue is nice, but I prefer the 1990. By the way, this is the best album ever made.
  • Avatar for DistortionZero
    Only a wanker could dislike this.
  • Avatar for Harry_01
    I can see the appeal, but I guess I just don't feel it.
  • Avatar for hitbyambulance
    this was my first cassette along with M.C. Hammer _Please Hammer Don't Hurt 'Em_. one of those albums will be cremated with me, the other had tape put over the tab holes and was recorded over a few years later.
  • Avatar for AngryGermanKid
    the flawless album can not be overrated
  • Avatar for depechedream
    So much love for DM and this album ♥
  • Avatar for MisterJunior
    Ahhhh, the always welcome hyperbolic "most overrated album ever" shout. Although many critics/magazines/sites/etc. have praised this record for the masterpiece that it is, it's hardly achieved universal acclaim and it's hardly some constantly discussed/hyped album. Go back to the drawing board, Breddou.
  • Avatar for ATaleTaken
    hardly overrated compared to bigger artists/bands.
  • Avatar for VadiushaKomarov
    rating 10/10
  • Avatar for Brenutka
    maybe it's overrated, but not very much

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