Aria: The Opera Album

Aria: The Opera Album is Andrea Bocelli's fourth studio album, released in 1998.

Aria: The Opera Album
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Studio album by
ReleasedApril 7, 1998 (1998-04-07)
RecordedTeatro Comunale, Florence, 7/1997
Genre
Length52:45
LabelPhilips, Sugar
ProducerAnna Barry (also exec.)
Andrea Bocelli chronology
Romanza
(1997)
Aria: The Opera Album
(1998)
Sogno
(1999)

Bocelli received the ECHO Klassik, for "Best selling classical album" for the album in 1998.[1]

Track listingEdit

ChartsEdit

Chart (1998) Peak
position
Danish Albums Chart[2] 10

Year-end chartsEdit

Chart (1998) Position
German Albums Chart[3] 68

CertificationsEdit

Region Certification Certified units/sales
Austria (IFPI Austria)[4] Gold 25,000*
Belgium (BEA)[5] Platinum 50,000*
Canada (Music Canada)[6] Platinum 100,000^
France (SNEP)[7] Gold 100,000*
Germany (BVMI)[8] Gold 250,000^
Netherlands (NVPI)[9] Platinum 100,000^
Norway (IFPI Norway)[10] Gold 25,000*
Poland (ZPAV)[11] Gold 50,000*
Switzerland (IFPI Switzerland)[12] Gold 25,000^
United Kingdom (BPI)[13] Gold 100,000^
United States (RIAA)[14] Platinum 1,000,000^

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Chronicle 1998". bocelli.de. Retrieved 2008-01-20.
  2. ^ "Listen - Danmarks Officielle Hitliste - Udarbejdet af AIM Nielsen for IFPI Danmark - Uge 22". Ekstra Bladet (in Danish). Copenhagen. 1998-06-01.
  3. ^ "Top 100 Album-Jahrescharts" (in German). GfK Entertainment. Retrieved September 8, 2016.
  4. ^ "Austrian album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Aria" (in German). IFPI Austria.
  5. ^ "Ultratop − Goud en Platina – albums 1999". Ultratop. Hung Medien.
  6. ^ "Canadian album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Aria - The Opera Album". Music Canada.
  7. ^ "French album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Aria" (in French). Syndicat National de l'Édition Phonographique.
  8. ^ "Gold-/Platin-Datenbank (Andrea Bocelli; 'Aria')" (in German). Bundesverband Musikindustrie.
  9. ^ "Dutch album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Aria" (in Dutch). Nederlandse Vereniging van Producenten en Importeurs van beeld- en geluidsdragers. Enter Aria in the "Artiest of titel" box.
  10. ^ "Norwegian album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Aria" (in Norwegian). IFPI Norway.
  11. ^ "Polish album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Aria" (in Polish). Polish Society of the Phonographic Industry.
  12. ^ "The Official Swiss Charts and Music Community: Awards (Andrea Bocelli; 'Aria')". IFPI Switzerland. Hung Medien.
  13. ^ "British album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Aria - The Opera Album". British Phonographic Industry. Retrieved 6 February 2020. Select albums in the Format field. Select Gold in the Certification field. Type Aria - The Opera Album in the "Search BPI Awards" field and then press Enter.
  14. ^ "American album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Aria: The Opera Album". Recording Industry Association of America. If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Album, then click SEARCH.