Favored Nations

Favored Nations

Profile:
Favored Nations (Favored Nations Entertainment) is a record label founded in 1999 by guitarist Steve Vai and former Guitar Center owner Ray Scherr. The first studio album released by the label was Coming to Your Senses by guitarist Frank Gambale in 2000. Soon afterwards, a variety of artists such as Eric Johnson, Dweezil Zappa, Johnny A., Larry Carlton, Eric Sardinas, and Steve Lukather, Neal Schon, Johnny Hiland, Stanley Jordan and Novecento, Allan Holdsworth, John Petrucci, Marty Friedman, The Yardbirds, Dave Weiner and Peppino D'Agostino had also signed to Favored Nations.

Favored Nations was followed by separate branches called Favored Nations Acoustic in 2002 and Favored Nations Cool in 2004. Pro-Found is a sister label that is basically a promotional tool for Favored Nations artists through the Favored Nations and ProFound websites.
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Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
86976-1968-2 Steve Vai The Very Best Of Steve Vai(CD, Comp, RM) Legacy 86976-1968-2 US 2010 Sell This Version
Dagdad Music DM2002 Pierre Bensusan Anthology(CD, Album, Comp) Favored Nations Dagdad Music DM2002 UK 2002 Sell This Version
DVD 57035 Steve Vai Where The Wild Things Are(2xDVD, NTSC) DBN DVD 57035 Argentina 2011 Sell This Version
EA72327 Steve Vai Where The Other Wild Things Are(DVD, 2DV) Light Without Heat, Favored Nations, Jibboom EA72327 Singapore 2011 Sell This Version
EA72589 Tony MacAlpine Tony MacAlpine(CD, Album) SunDog Records, Favored Nations EA72589 Singapore 2011 Sell This Version
FAVR25402 Steve Lukather Santamental(CD, Album) Bop City Records, Favored Nations, ulfTone Music FAVR25402 US 2003 Sell This Version
FN230-2 Steve Vai Mystery Tracks: Archives Vol. 3(CD, Comp) Favored Nations FN230-2 Europe 2003 Sell This Version
FN260-2 Marty Friedman Music For Speeding(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN260-2 US 2003 Sell This Version
FN 0777-2 Steve Vai Flex-Able(CD) Akashic Records (US), Favored Nations FN 0777-2 Germany 1988 Sell This Version
FN1003-2 Various Favored Nations CD Sampler 2001(CD, Comp, Promo) Favored Nations FN1003-2 2001 Sell This Version
FN1005-P Various Appetizer For 2003(CD, Comp, Promo) Favored Nations FN1005-P 2003 Sell This Version
FN2001-2 Frank Gambale Coming To Your Senses(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN2001-2 US 2000 Sell This Version
FN2020-2 Chad Wackerman Scream(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN2020-2 US 1999 Sell This Version
FN2030-2 Stuart Hamm Outbound(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN2030-2 US 2000 Sell This Version
FN 2040-2 Eric Johnson (2) Alien Love Child - Live And Beyond(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN 2040-2 US 2000 Sell This Version
FN2050-2 Dweezil Zappa Automatic (Album) FN2050-2 US 2000 Sell This Version
FN2070-2 Robin Dimaggio Blue Planet (Album) FN2070-2 US 2001 Sell This Version
FN 2080-2 Johnny A. Sometime Tuesday Morning(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN 2080-2 2001 Sell This Version
FN2084-P Johnny A. Sleigh Ride(CD, Single) Favored Nations FN2084-P US 2002 Sell This Version
FN 2090-2 Greg Koch The Grip!(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN 2090-2 2001 Sell This Version
FN 2120-2 Billy Sheehan Compression (Album) FN 2120-2 US 2001 Sell This Version
FN2130-2 Pierre Bensusan Intuite (CD, Album) Favored Nations FN2130-2 US 2000 Sell This Version
FN2150-2 Mike Keneally & Beer For Dolphins Mike Keneally & Beer For Dolphins - Dancing(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN2150-2 Austria 2000 Sell This Version
FN2160-2 ARK (7) Burn The Sun(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN2160-2 US 2001 Sell This Version
FN 2170-2 Neil Citron Absolute(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN 2170-2 USA & Canada 2001 Sell This Version
FN2180-2 Rob Balducci Mantra(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN2180-2 Europe 2001 Sell This Version
FN 2190-2 Banned From Utopia* So Yuh Don't Like Modern Art(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN 2190-2 US 2002 Sell This Version
FN2200 Andy Timmons That Was Then, This Is Now(CD, Comp) Favored Nations FN2200 US 2002 Sell This Version
FN2210-2 Mattias Ia Eklundh Freak Guitar (Album) FN2210-2 Europe 2001 Sell This Version
FN2220-2 Steve Vai The Elusive Light & Sound Vol. 1 (Album) FN2220-2 US 2002 Sell This Version
FN2240-2 Greg Koch Radio Free Gristle (Album) FN2240-2 2003 Sell This Version
FN2250-2 Tak Matsumoto 華 Hana(CD, Album, Enh) Favored Nations FN2250-2 US 2003 Sell This Version
FN2270-2 John Petrucci & Jordan Rudess John Petrucci & Jordan Rudess - An Evening With John Petrucci & Jordan Rudess(CD) Favored Nations FN2270-2 US 2004 Sell This Version
FN2280-2 Yardbirds* Birdland (Album) FN2280-2 US 2003 Sell This Version
FN2280A Yardbirds* Birdland(CD, Album, Promo, Je) Favored Nations FN2280A Europe 2003 Sell This Version
FN2281-P The Yardbirds Please Don't Tell Me 'bout The News(CD, Single, Promo) Favored Nations FN2281-P US 2003 Sell This Version
FN 2290-ADV Johnny A. Get Inside(CD, Album, Promo) Favored Nations FN 2290-ADV US 2004 Sell This Version
FN 2300-2 Eric Sardinas Black Pearls(CD, Album, Enh) Favored Nations FN 2300-2 US 2003 Sell This Version
FN2310-2 The Dillengers Instro Mania(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN2310-2 US 2004 Sell This Version
FN2320-2 Vernon Reid & Masque (8) Vernon Reid & Masque (8) - Known Unknown(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN2320-2 Europe 2004 Sell This Version
FN2330-2 Allan Holdsworth All Night Wrong(CD, Album) Sony Music, Favored Nations FN2330-2 US 2002 Sell This Version
FN2340-2 Tony MacAlpine, Bunny Brunel, Dennis Chambers, Brian Auger And Special Guest Patrice Rushen Tony MacAlpine, Bunny Brunel, Dennis Chambers, Brian Auger And Special Guest Patrice Rushen - CAB4(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN2340-2 US 2003 Sell This Version
FN2360-2 Steve Vai Various Artists: Archives Vol. 4 (CD, Comp) Favored Nations FN2360-2 Europe 2003 Sell This Version
FN2370-9 Steve Vai Live At The Astoria London(2xDVD) Favored Nations FN2370-9 Europe 2003 Sell This Version
FN2380-2 Reeves Gabrels Rockonica(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN2380-2 US 2004 Sell This Version
FN2390-2 Johnny Hiland Johnny Hiland(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN2390-2 US 2004 Sell This Version
FN2400-2 Mike Keneally + Metropole Orkest* Mike Keneally + Metropole Orkest* - The Universe Will Provide(CD) Favored Nations FN2400-2 US 2004 Sell This Version
FN2410-2 Various Acoustic Christmas(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN2410-2 Austria 2004 Sell This Version
FN2420-2 Martin Barre Stage Left(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN2420-2 Europe 2004 Sell This Version
FN 2430-2 Neal Schon I On U(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN 2430-2 US 2005 Sell This Version
FN2440-2 Pierre Bensusan Altiplanos(CD, Album, Dig) Favored Nations FN2440-2 France 2005 Sell This Version
FN2450-P Pierre Bensusan Altiplanos(CD, Album, Promo) Favored Nations FN2450-P US 2005 Sell This Version
FN2460-2 Billy Sheehan Cosmic Troubadour(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN2460-2 US 2005 Sell This Version
FN2470-2 Dave Weiner Shove The Sun Aside (Album) FN2470-2 US 2005 Sell This Version
FN 2480-2 Peppino D'Agostino & Stef Burns Peppino D'Agostino & Stef Burns - Bayshore Road(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN 2480-2 US 2005 Sell This Version
FN2500-2 Mattias Ia Eklundh Freak Guitar - The Road Less Traveled(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN2500-2 US 2004 Sell This Version
FN2510-2 Eric Johnson (2) Bloom (Album) FN2510-2 Europe 2005 Sell This Version
FN2510-P Eric Johnson (2) Bloom(CD, Album, Promo) Favored Nations FN2510-P US 2005 Sell This Version
FN 2520-2 Al Kooper Black Coffee(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN 2520-2 US 2005 Sell This Version
FN2530-2 Terry Bozzio + Metropole Orkest* Terry Bozzio + Metropole Orkest* - Chamber Works(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN2530-2 US 2005 Sell This Version
FN2550-2 Vernon Reid, Masque (8) Vernon Reid, Masque (8) - Other True Self(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN2550-2 US 2006 Sell This Version
FN2560-2 Andy Timmons Band Resolution (Album) FN2560-2 US 2006 Sell This Version
FN2580-2 Yardbirds* Live At B.B.King Blues Club(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN2580-2 US 2007 Sell This Version
FN2590-2 Eric Sardinas And Big Motor Eric Sardinas And Big Motor(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN2590-2 US 2008 Sell This Version
FN2600-2 Various Crazy (The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN2600-2 US 2010 Sell This Version
FN2610-9 Steve Vai Where The Wild Things Are(2xDVD, NTSC, Dig) Favored Nations, Light Without Heat FN2610-9 US 2009 Sell This Version
FN2620-2 Steve Vai Where The Wild Things Are(CD, Album, Dig) Favored Nations Entertainment FN2620-2 US 2009 Sell This Version
FN2630-9 Steve Vai Where The Wild Things Are(2xBlu-ray, Multichannel, Album, Dig) Favored Nations, Light Without Heat FN2630-9 US 2009 Sell This Version
FN2640-2 Steve Vai Where The Other Wild Things Are (Album) FN2640-2 US 2010 Sell This Version
FN2650-2 Western Vacation Steve Vai Presents: Western Vacation(CD, Album, RE) Favored Nations FN2650-2 US 2010 Sell This Version
FN2660-2 L.A. Guns Shrinking Violet(CD, Album, RE) Favored Nations FN2660-2 US 2010 Sell This Version
FN2670-2 Jim Florentine & Don Jamieson Jim Florentine & Don Jamieson - Terrorizing Telemarketers Vol. 5(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN2670-2 US 2010 Sell This Version
FN2690-2 Pierre Bensusan Vividly(CD, Album, Dig) Favored Nations, Favored Nations Acoustic FN2690-2 US 2010 Sell This Version
FN2700-2 Tommy Emmanuel Little By Little(2xCD, Album) Favored Nations FN2700-2 US 2010 Sell This Version
FN2730-2 Tony MacAlpine Tony MacAlpine (Album) FN2730-2 US 2011 Sell This Version
FN2740-2 L.A. Guns Acoustic Gypsy Live(CD) Favored Nations FN2740-2 US 2011 Sell This Version
FN2760-2 Andy Timmons Band Sgt. Pepper(CD, Album, Dig) Timstone Records, Favored Nations FN2760-2 US 2011 Sell This Version
FN 2780-2 Steve Vai The Story Of Light - Real Illusions: Of A... (Album) FN 2780-2 US 2012 Sell This Version
FN2790-2 Steve Vai The Story Of Light: - Real Illusions: Of A...(CD, Album, Del + DVD-V) Favored Nations FN2790-2 2012 Sell This Version
FN2830-2 Mattias Ia Eklundh Freak Guitar - The Smorgasbord(2xCD, Album) Favored Nations FN2830-2 Sweden 2013 Sell This Version
FN2840 Steve Vai The Story Of Light - Real Illusions: Of A...(2xLP) Favored Nations FN2840 Europe 2013 Sell This Version
FN2860 Tommy Emmanuel The Guitar Mastery Of Tommy Emmanuel(2xCD, Comp) Favored Nations FN2860 US 2014 Sell This Version
FN 20602 Larry Carlton, Steve Lukather Larry Carlton, Steve Lukather - No Substitutions "Live In Osaka"(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN 20602 US 2001 Sell This Version
FN 2290 - 2 Johnny A. Get Inside(CD, Album) Favored Nations FN 2290 - 2 US 2004 Sell This Version
FN2680-1A/B Steve Vai Where The Wild Things Are (Album) FN2680-1A/B US 2010 Sell This Version
FN2520-20 Steve Vai Where The Wild Things Are(CD) Favored Nations, Soyuz Music FN2520-20 Russia 2010 Sell This Version
FNA5020-2 Peppino D'Agostino Every Step Of The Way(CD, Album) Favored Nations FNA5020-2 US 2002 Sell This Version
FNA5040-2 Tommy Emmanuel Only(CD, Album) Favored Nations FNA5040-2 US 2002 Sell This Version
FNA 5050-2 Philip Aaberg Christmas(CD, Album) Favored Nations Acoustic FNA 5050-2 US 2002 Sell This Version
FNA5070-2 Tommy Emmanuel Endless Road (Album) FNA5070-2 Europe 2004 Sell This Version
FNA5110-2 James Robinson (13) Colours(CD, Album) Favored Nations FNA5110-2 US 2005 Sell This Version
FNC7010-2 Mimi Fox She's The Woman(CD, Album) Favored Nations FNC7010-2 US 2004 Sell This Version
FNC7050-2 Mimi Fox Perpetually Hip(2xCD, Album) Favored Nations FNC7050-2 2006 Sell This Version
FNP1001-2 Various Favored Nations CD Sampler 2001(CD, Comp, Promo) Favored Nations FNP1001-2 US 2001 Sell This Version
FNP2020-2 Chad Wackerman Scream(CD, Album, Promo) Favored Nations FNP2020-2 US 2000 Sell This Version
FNP2050-2 Dweezil Zappa Automatic(CD, Album, Promo) Favored Nations FNP2050-2 US 2000 Sell This Version
FNP 2082-2 Johnny A. Oh Yeah(CD, Single, Promo) Favored Nations, Favored Nations FNP 2082-2 US 1999 Sell This Version
FNP 2091-2 Greg Koch The Grip!(CD, Album, Promo) Favored Nations FNP 2091-2 US 2001 Sell This Version
HEL0138 ARK (7) Burn The Sun(CD, Album) Hellion Records HEL0138 Brazil 2001 Sell This Version
n.a. Steve Vai John The Revelator(7", EP ) Favored Nations n.a. US 2012 Sell This Version