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The Enya Discography Editor

A Day Without Rain
Album 2000

Release Date: November 21, 2000. All music composed by Enya. Produced by Nicky Ryan. Engineered by Nicky Ryan. Recorded at Aigle Studios. Arranged by Enya and Nicky Ryan. All instruments and voices by Enya. Lyrics by Roma Ryan. Irish adaptation by Enya. Published by EMI Music Publishing Ltd. Additional strings played by Wired Strings. Mastered at 360 Mastering by Dick Beetham.

Argentina

2000 Warner 8573-85986-2 (Compact Disc)

Australia

2000 Warner 8573859862 (Compact Disc)
2000 Warner ENYA1 Promotional (Compact Disc)
Does not include The First Of Autumn. Commercial photo insert stamped with "INSTORE NOV 20", no booklet or back insert.

Brazil

2000 Warner 857385986-2 (Compact Disc)
Has a distinct break between tracks 4 and 5 rather than the segue found on other releases.

Canada

2000 Warner 2 85986 (Compact Disc)

Chile

2000 Warner 8573-85986-2 (Compact Disc)
2000 Warner 8573-85986-4 (Cassette)

China

2001 Jingwen Records CCD-2001/007A (Compact Disc)
The Chinese company Jingwen bought the rights from Warner Music Taiwan and released this album with a gold disc. The disc itself is also golden on the front and doesn't show the normal light green colour. The CD is sold in a jewel case inside of a cardboard box. This release is the first known release in HDCD quality. A later version has a no carboard but an OBI strip. This version is not in HDCD anymore. There is a second version of this OBI, at the bottom a price is added within a yellow star.

Colombia

2000 Warner 8573-895986-2 (Compact Disc)
2005 K Discos Ltda. Colombia 8573-85986-2 (Compact Disc)
Re-Release from 2005. As for the Amarantine release both countries (Colombia and Peru) are named.

Germany

2000 Warner 8573-85986-2 (Compact Disc)
Some copies were printed as record club issue. These copies have instead of the normal barcode printed the price and a different barcode identifying the club order number 668087.
2000 Warner 8573-85986-4 (Cassette)
2000 Warner PROP5205 Promotional (Compact Disc)
Does not include The First Of Autumn.
2005 Warner WPCR-12213 Promotional (Compact Disc)
Commercial release with sticker.
2000 Warner WEA Promotional (Compact Disc - Recordable)
Does not include The First Of Autumn. A 35mm slide of the standard album cover and a DINA4 promo sheet are included.
2000 Warner 8573-85986-2 Promotional (Compact Disc - Recordable)
The inlet and the back cover are identical to the commercial release. The disc is a CD-R with no artwork, just printed with "ENYA A Day Without Rain" and "promotion copy"

Hong Kong

2000 Warner 8573-85986-2 (Compact Disc)

India

2001 Tips Industries 8573-85986-2 (Crystal 95007) (Compact Disc)

Indonesia

2000 Warner 8573-85986-2 (WMI 1565) (Compact Disc)
2000 Warner 8573-85986-4 (Cassette)

Israel

2000 ACUM 8573-85986-2 (Compact Disc)
Identical to the German release, on the disc is printed "ACUM" and "Made in Israel".

Japan

2000 Warner WPCR-11000 (Compact Disc)
The First of Autumn is replaced by Isobella. Includes two booklets, one in English and the other in Japanese with translations of the lyrics and an interview with Enya. The first pressing includes two postcards in a white envelope with the Enya logo in blue. The first card carries the message "Merry Christmas and a peaceful New Year. Grá ó Enya" and the second shows a calendar for the first half of 2001. The obi strip is marked "export prohibited".
2003 Warner WPCR-22020 (Compact Disc)
The First of Autumn is replaced by Isobella. Identical to the release from 2000, limited edition with a lower price than usual.
2005 Warner WPCR-12213 (Compact Disc)
The First of Autumn is replaced by Isobella. Identical to the release from 2000, limited edition with a lower price than usual. The release was made with the release of the 2005 album "Amarantine". Warner Music Japan re-released all studio albums (Watermark, Shepherd Moons, The Memory Of Trees, A Day Without Rain).
2000 Warner WPCR-11000 Promotional (Compact Disc)
Commercial release with sticker.
2000 Warner WEA Promotional (Cassette)
Custom sleeve. The First Of Autumn is replaced with Isobella.
2000 Warner Warner Promotional (VHS Cassette)
An instore promo. The programm is repeated two times, with a running time of about 60 mintes in total. NTSC.

Korea

2000 Warner 8573-85986-2 (Compact Disc)
2000 Warner 8573-85986-4 (Cassette)
2000 Warner 8573-85986-2 Promotional (Compact Disc)
Commercial release with "NOT FOR SALE / promotional use only" printed on the inlay. Includes an additional insert that features an advertisement for Estée Lauder Intuition perfume.

Malaysia

2000 Warner 8573-85986-2 (Compact Disc)
2000 Warner 8573-85986-4 (Cassette)

Mexico

2000 Warner 859862 5 (Compact Disc)

Peru

2005 Wika Discos S.A.C. Peru 8573-895986-2 (Compact Disc)
Re-Release from 2005. As for the Amarantine release both countries (Colombia and Peru) are named.

Philippines

2000 Warner 8573-85986-2 (Compact Disc)
2000 Warner 8573-85986-4 (Cassette)

Russia

2008 Nikitin 4607173155412 (Compact Disc)
With OBI strip.

Singapore

2000 Warner 8573-85986-2 (Compact Disc)
Also available as a limited edition 24-bit gold CD with the same number.

South Africa

2000 Gallo Record WICD 5315 (Compact Disc)
2000 Warner ZWIC5315 (Cassette)

Taiwan

2000 Warner 8573-85986-2 (Compact Disc)
Two versions, one in tri-fold hard cover and one in a cardboard box, but both containing the album in a standard jewel case, three art prints, and an extra booklet with English and Chinese lyrics.
2004 Warner 8573-85986-2 (0011432) (Compact Disc)
Normal commercial CD, released as part of a re-release program ("Grammy"), contains a "Grammy" program sheet and a small booklet with the Chinese lyrics.

Thailand

2000 Warner 8573-85986-2 (Compact Disc)
2000 Warner 8573-85986-2 Promotional (Compact Disc)
Identical to the commercial release. On the disc is printed "Promotion only not for sale".

UK

2000 Warner 8573-85986-4 (Cassette)
2000 Warner 8573-85986-8 (Minidisc)
2000 Warner WEA Promotional (Compact Disc)
Press promo in cardboard picture sleeve in souvenir bag, a souvenir of the album release gala at Somerset House.
2000 Warner 8573-85986-2 Promotional (Compact Disc)
Commercial release with a sticker on the rear "PROMOTIONAL COPY ONLY NOT FOR RESALE".
2000 Warner WEA Promotional (Compact Disc - Recordable)
Advance CD-R "acetate".
2000 Warner WEA Promotional (Compact Disc - Recordable)
Made by "360 mastering" for Warner Music. The CD-R is a reference CD for the japanese release of A Day Without Rain, so the CD-R contains Isobella as bonus track instead of The First Of Autumn.

USA

2000 Reprise Records 9 47426-2 (Compact Disc)
Does not include "The First Of Autumn". In 2007 the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame published the "Definitive 200", a list of albums, every music lover should own. On e of these albums is A Day Without Rain. For marketing some copies of ADWR were sold in a plain black longbox package.
2000 Reprise Records 9 47426-4 (Cassette)
Does not include "The FIrst Of Autumn".
2000 Reprise Records 2A-47426-B Promotional (Compact Disc)
Does not include The First Of Autumn. Advance promo. Two versions exist, both in a transparent plastic sleeve with white protective liner. The CD in one is as pictured, the other is the normal commercially released CD.
2000 Reprise Records 9 47426-2 Promotional (Compact Disc)
Does not include The First Of Autumn. Commercial release with the cover stamped with "FOR PROMOTIONAL USE ONLY. SALE OR OTHER TRANSFER IS PROHIBITED. MUST BE RETURNED ON DEMAND OF RECORDING COMPANY".
2003 Hal Leonard HL00503641 (3,5" Computer Disc)
Played by Jason Nyberg, contains the 11 tracks from the US version.
2000 Warner WEA Promotional (Compact Disc - Recordable)
CD-R in plastic sleeve. Does not include The First Of Autumn.

Venezuela

2000 IC Records 859862 (Compact Disc)