By the Way
|By the Way|
|Studio album by Red Hot Chili Peppers|
|Released||July 9, 2002|
|Recorded||November 2001 – May 2002 at Cello Studios, Chateau Marmont in Los Angeles, California|
|Red Hot Chili Peppers chronology|
|Singles from By the Way|
By the Way is the eighth studio album by American alternative rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers. It was released on July 9, 2002 by record label Warner Bros. Records. It sold over 282,000 copies in the first week, and reached the number two position on the Billboard 200 chart. The singles from the album were "By the Way", "The Zephyr Song", "Can't Stop", "Dosed" and "Universally Speaking". The lyrics on the album were about different things to past Red Hot Chili Peppers albums. However, some critics thought it was similar to the previous album, Californication, but more a bit more serious.
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