|Studio album by|
|Released||3 April 2006|
|Recorded||2005 - 2006|
|Producer||Obsidian C., Rune Stavnesli|
|Keep of Kalessin chronology|
Armada is the third studio album by the Norwegian black metal band Keep of Kalessin. The album was originally released under Tabu Records, however a 2 vinyl set of the album was released on Back On Black. The release features the return of drummer Vyl, and new bassist Wizziac and vocalist Thebon.
|2.||"Crown of the Kings "||7:11|
|3.||"The Black Uncharted"||6:52|
|5.||"Many are We"||4:52|
|7.||"Into the Fire "||4:10|
|9.||"The Wealth of Darkness"||6:26|
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