On April 8, 2003, “Fat Possum” label released “Thickfreakness”, the second Black keys studio album. It was recorded in December 2002, at “Studio 45” in Akron, and was produced by Patrick Carney.
- Dan Auerbach- guitar, vocals, bass
- Patrick Carney- drums, percussion, production
All tracks by Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney except where noted.
- Hard Row – lyrics by Dan Auerbach, Chuck Auerbach
- Set You Free
- Midnight in Her Eyes
- Have Love Will Travel – Richard Berry
- Hurt Like Mine
- Everywhere I Go – Junior Kimbrough
- No Trust
- If You See Me
- Hold Me in Your Arms
- I Cry Alone
On December 6, 2011, “Nonesuch” label released “El Camino”, the seventh Black Keys studio album. It was recorded March – May 2011, at “Easy Eye Sound Studio” in Nashville, and was produced by Brian Burton (Danger Mouse) and The Black Keys. At the 55th “Annual Grammy Awards”, The Black Keys won the award for “Best Rock Album”, “Best Rock Performance” and “Best Rock Song” for “Lonely Boy”. The album was certified 2 x Platinum in Australia by “ARIA”; 3 x Platinum in Canada by “Music Canada”; Platinum in France by “SNEP”; Platinum in Ireland by “IRMA”; 2 x Platinum in New Zealand by “RMNZ”; Platinum in UK by “BPI”, and Platinum in the US by the “RIIA”.
- Dan Auerbach– vocals, guitars
- Patrick Carney– drums
- Brian Burton– keyboards
- Leisa Hans – vocals
- Heather Rigdon – vocals
- Ashley Wilcoxson – vocals
- Kennie Takahashi – engineering
- Collin Dupuis – engineering assistance
- Tchad Blake – mixing
- Tom Elmhirst – mixing
- Ben Baptie – mixing assistance
- Brian Lucey – mastering
All tracks written Dan Auerbach, Patrick Carney, and Brian Burton.
- Lonely Boy
- Dead and Gone
- Gold on the Ceiling
- Little Black Submarines
- Money Maker
- Run Right Back
- Hell of a Season
- Stop Stop
- Nova Baby
- Mind Eraser
On May 18, 2010, “Nonesuch” label released “Brothers”, the sixth Black Keys studio album. It was recorded 2009, at “Muscle Shoals Sound Studio” in Sheffield, Alabama, “The Bunker On Apple” in Portland, Oregon, “Easy Eye Sound System” and “Soil of the South Studios” in San Diego, and was produced by The Black Keys, Mark Neill and Danger Mouse.The album was certified Platinum in the US by the “RIAA”; double Platinum in Canada and Gold in the UK.by the “BPI”. In 2011, “Brothers” won three “Grammy Awards”, including honors for “Best Alternative Music Album”.
- Dan Auerbach– vocals, guitars, bass guitar, keyboards
- Patrick Carney– drums, percussion
- Tchad Blake– mixing
- Brian Lucey – mastering
- Mark Neill – engineering
All tracks by Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney, except where noted.
- Everlasting Light
- Next Girl
- Tighten Up
- Howlin for You
- She’s Long Go
- Black Mud
- The Only One
- Too Afraid to Love You
- Ten Cent Pistol
- Sinister Kid
- The Go Getter
- I’m Not the One
- Unknown Better
- Never Gonna Give You Up – Kenneth Gamble, Leon Huff, and Jerry Butler
- These Days
On April 1, 2008, “Nonesuch” label released “Attack & Release”, the fifth Black Keys studio album. It was recorded August 9–23, 2007, at “Suma Recording Studio” in Painesville, Ohio, and was produced by Danger Mouse.
- Dan Auerbach – vocals, guitars, etc.
- Patrick Carney – drums, percussion, etc.
- Danger Mouse (Brian Burton) – Hohner bass 3, Korg and Moog synthesizers, piano, organ
- Carla Monday – harmony vocals
- Jessica Lea Mayfield– harmony vocals
- Ralph Carney– jaw harp, contra bass clarinet, clarinet , flute and concert bass harmonica
- Marc Ribot– guitar
All tracks by Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney, except “Things Ain’t Like They Used to Be” by Dan Auerbach.
- All You Ever Wanted
- I Got Mine
- Strange Times
- Psychotic Girl
- Remember When (Side A)
- Remember When (Side B)
- Same Old Thing
- So He Won’t Break
- Oceans and Streams
- Things Ain’t Like They Used to Be