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Algo Natural is the eighth studio album recorded by Mexican singer Alejandra Guzmán, and it was released on September 14, 1999.

Algo Natural
Alejandra Guzman - Algo Natural.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedSeptember 14, 1999 (United States)
GenrePop
Adult Contemporary
LabelSony Music, Ariola
ProducerJuan Carlos Calderón, Oscar Lopez
Alejandra Guzmán chronology
La Guzmán
(1997)
Algo Natural
(1999)
Soy
(2001)

Contents

Album informationEdit

The album was her second produced by Oscar Lopez (tracks 1 to 7) and the first by Juan Carlos Calderón (tracks 9 to 14), and both co-produced the track "Paloma Herida". It is the first album by the singer to include more than eleven tracks (and to date the only) with fourteen. This was the only time that Guzmán worked with both producers.

Three singles were released to promote the album, "Algo Natural", "Enemigos" and "Si no te has ido, vete". "Enemigos" being the most successful. She received a Latin Grammy nomination for Best Female Rock Vocal Performance. It lost to Shakira's "Octavo Día" at the first Latin Grammy Awards.

At the time of release, this album was considered a flop, but eventually led to a Gold Certification in Mexico.

Track listingEdit

  1. "Enemigos" (Sandra Baylac) — 4:11
  2. "Grita" (Pachi López, Reyli Barba) — 3:21
  3. "Si No Te Has Ido, Vete" (Reyli Barba) — 3:05
  4. "Algo Natural (song)|Algo Natural" (Jorge Villamizar) — 3:57
  5. "Volaré" (Alejandra Guzmán, Didi Gutman) — 3:31
  6. "Vuelvo a Besar" (feat. Johnny "Papi-Chulo" Wiggins) (V. Gandini) — 3:43
  7. "Bye, Bye Love" (Freddy Committee, Jorge Montesano) — 3:25
  8. "Paloma Herida" (Juan Carlos Calderón) — 4:15
  9. "Me Perdí en Tu Cuerpo" (Juan Carlos Calderón) — 4:44
  10. "Mátame" (Juan Carlos Calderón) — 3:44
  11. "Qué Más Da" (Juan Carlos Calderón) — 2:59
  12. "Había Olvidado" (Juan Carlos Calderón) — 3:06
  13. "Haz la Guerra y el Amor" (Juan Carlos Calderón) — 2:54
  14. "Por Qué Tengo Que Amarte" (Juan Carlos Calderón) — 3:14

PersonnelEdit

Tracks 1 to 7
Track 8
  • Producers: Oscar López and Juan Carlos Calderón
Tracks 9 to 14
  • Producer, arranger and piano player: Juan Carlos Calderón
  • Arranger: Jacobo Calderón, Amaury López
  • Background vocals: Carlos Murguía, Francis Benitez
  • Recorded at: Sunset Studio, Sunset Sound Factory and Capitol
  • Mixer: John Thomas and Carlos Santos
  • Photographer: Ursula Puga and Gonzalo Morales
  • Design: Javier Romero for Design Group

MusiciansEdit

Tracks 1 to 8
Tracks 9 to 14

Sales and certificationsEdit

Region Certification Certified units/Sales
Mexico (AMPROFON)[1] Gold 75,000^

^shipments figures based on certification alone

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Certificaciones" (in Spanish). Asociación Mexicana de Productores de Fonogramas y Videogramas. Type Alejandra Guzman in the box under the ARTISTA column heading and Algo Natural in the box under TÍTULO