¿Dónde Jugarán los Niños?

¿Dónde Jugarán los Niños? (English: Where Will the Children Play?) is the second studio album (fifth overall) released by Mexican rock band Maná released in 1992. This album contained many of the hits that catapulted them to international fame and established them as one of the leading Latin rock acts of the 90's, including "Oye Mi Amor", "¿Dónde Jugarán los Niños?", "Vivir Sin Aire", "Te Llore Un Río", "Cómo te deseo" and "De pies a cabeza". The album has reached #4 on Billboard's Top Latin Albums Chart. Ulises Calleros (the band's former electric guitarist) was replaced by César "Vampiro" López. The band re-released this album with bonus remixes on February 15, 1994. Singer Mijares covered "Vivir sin Aire" in his 2009 Spanish album Vivir Así. "Oye Mi Amor" is one of the international songs included in the rhythm video game Rock Band 3.

¿Dónde Jugarán los Niños?
Maná - Dónde Jugarán los Niños.jpg
Cover to the original 1992 release.
Studio album by
ReleasedOctober 27, 1992
Recorded1991–1992 at Devon Shire Studios and Ocean Way Recording, Hollywood, CA
Genre
Length41:12
54:04 (Special Edition)
LabelWEA Latina
Producer
Maná chronology
Falta Amor
(1990)
¿Dónde Jugarán los Niños?
(1992)
Maná en Vivo
(1994)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic4.5/5 stars[1]

Track listingEdit

No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."De Pies a Cabeza ("From Head to Toe")"Fher Olvera, Alex González4:35
2."Oye Mi Amor ("Hey, My Love")"Fher Olvera, Alex González4:32
3."Cachito ("A Little Bit")"Fher Olvera, Alex González4:46
4."Vivir Sin Aire ("To Live Without Air")"Fher Olvera4:51
5."¿Dónde Jugarán los Niños? ("Where Will the Children Play?")"Fher Olvera, Alex González4:14
6."El Desierto ("The Desert")"Fher Olvera, Alex González4:09
7."La chula ("Sexy Girl")"Fher Olvera, Alex González4:07
8."Cómo te deseo ("How I Want You")"Fher Olvera4:30
9."Te lloré un río ("I Cried You a River")"Fher Olvera4:52
10."Cómo diablos ("How the Hell")"Fher Olvera3:53
11."Huele a tristeza ("Smells Like Sadness")"Fher Olvera4:43
12."Me vale ("I Don't Care")"Alex González4:32

PersonnelEdit

ProductionEdit

  • Produced By Fher Olvera, Alex González & Jose Quintana
  • Recorded & Engineered By Benny Faccone

ChartsEdit

Chart (1992) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Top Latin Albums[3] 4
U.S. Billboard Latin Pop Albums[3] 2

Sales and certificationsEdit

Region Certification Certified units/sales
Argentina (CAPIF)[4] 2× Platinum 120,000^
Spain (PROMUSICAE)[5] Platinum 100,000^
United States (RIAA)[7] 12× Platinum (Latin) 856,000[6]

^shipments figures based on certification alone

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c Birchmeier, Jason (n.d.). "Maná — ¿Dónde Jugarán los Niños?". AllMusic. TiVo Corporation. Retrieved November 9, 2018.
  2. ^ "Maná - ¿Dónde jugarán los niños?". Discogs. Retrieved July 28, 2018.
  3. ^ a b "¿Dónde Jugarán los Niños? – Maná". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved 2011-04-05.
  4. ^ "Discos de oro y platino" (in Spanish). Cámara Argentina de Productores de Fonogramas y Videogramas. Archived from the original on 6 July 2011. Retrieved 24 August 2019.
  5. ^ Salaverrie, Fernando (September 2005). Sólo éxitos: año a año, 1959–2002 (PDF) (in Spanish) (1st ed.). Madrid: Fundación Autor/SGAE. p. 955. ISBN 84-8048-639-2. Retrieved 24 August 2019.
  6. ^ Estevez, Marjua (October 17, 2017). "The Top 25 Biggest Selling Latin Albums of the Last 25 Years: Selena, Shakira & More". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Archived from the original on October 17, 2017. Retrieved October 18, 2017.
  7. ^ "American album certifications – Mana – Donde Jugaran Los Ninos". Recording Industry Association of America. If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Album, then click Type, then select Latin, then click SEARCH. 

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