Grandes Éxitos (Chayanne album)

Grandes Éxitos is the first greatest hits album recorded by Puerto Rican performer Chayanne. It was released by Sony Music on March 19, 2002 (see 2002 in music). In this album Chayanne featured three new songs, "Torero", "Y Tú Te Vas", and "Quisiera Ser" (as well as remixes of the songs "Salomé" and "Baila Baila", and a re-recorded version of "Fiesta En América"). The album peaked to #1 in Billboard's Hot Latin Albums, becoming his first album to reach #1 in that category, and #199 of the Billboard 200. A video, also titled Grandes éxitos was released in VHS and DVD featuring 13 videos of the singer.

Grandes Éxitos
Chayanne GE cover.jpg
Greatest hits album by
ReleasedMarch 19, 2002 (2002-03-19)
Recorded1987–2002
GenreLatin pop
Length61:14
LabelSony Discos
Chayanne chronology
Simplemente
(2000)
Grandes Éxitos
(2002)
Sincero
(2003)
Singles from Grandes éxitos
  1. "Torero"
    Released: January 21, 2002 (2002-01-21)
  2. "Y Tú Te Vas"
    Released: February 11, 2002 (2002-02-11)
  3. "Quisiera Ser"
    Released: April 15, 2002 (2002-04-15)

Track listingEdit

No.TitleWriter(s)Originally released onLength
1."Y Tú Te Vas"Franco De VitaPreviously unreleased4:42
2."Torero"Estéfano · Marcello AzevedoPreviously unreleased3:36
3."Quisiera Ser"Daniel Freiberg · Donato PóvedaPreviously unreleased4:25
4."Salomé" (Club Mix Radio Edit)EstéfanoAtado a Tu Amor (1998)4:22
5."Completamente Enamorados"Piero Cassano · Adelio Cogliati · Eros Ramazzotti
Apdt: Luis Gómez Escolar
Tiempo de Vals (1990)4:21
6."Fiesta en América" (Extended Rock Re-Recording)Honorio HerreroChayanne (1987)6:22
7."Tú Pirata Soy Yo"Honorio HerreroChayanne II (1988)2:53
8."Este Ritmo Se Baila Así (Sye Bwa)"Jacob Desvarieux · Pierre-Édouard Décimus
Adpt: Roberto Livi
Chayanne II (1988)4:28
9."Tiempo de Vals"J.M. CanoTiempo de Vals (1990)4:11
10."Provócame"John Van Katwik · Marcel Schimscheimer
Apdt: Honorio Herrero · Gustavo Sánchez
Provócame (1992)4:10
11."Lo Dejaría Todo"EstéfanoAtado a Tu Amor (1998)4:44
12."Baila, Baila" (Meme's Boricua Radio Edit)Donato Póveda · Hal S. BattVolver a Nacer (1996)4:22
13."Tal Vez es Amor (Talvez seja amor)"Augusto César · Paulo Sérgio Valle · Luis Gómez EscolarVolver a Nacer (1996)4:37
14."Candela"Erika Ender · Donato PóvedaSimplemente (2000)3:58
DVD [1]
No.TitleWriter(s)Video DirectorLength
1."Y Tú Te Vas"Franco De VitaPablo Croce · Simón Brand4:37
2."Torero"Estéfano · Marcello AzevedoPablo Croce · Simón Brand3:48
3."Salomé"EstéfanoSimón Brand4:25
4."Yo Te Amo"EstéfanoSimón Brand4:52
5."Fiesta En América"Honorio HerreroGustavo Sánchez4:13
6."Baila, Baila (Meme's Boricua Radio Edit)"Donato Póveda · Hal S. BattSimón Brand3:44
7."Completamente Enamorados"Piero Cassano · Adelio Cogliati · Eros Ramazzotti
Adapt: Luis Gómez Escolar
Abraham Pulido4:20
8."Tiempo de Vals"José María CanoGustavo Sánchez4:57
9."Dejaría Todo"EstéfanoJuan Marrero4:32
10."Volver a Nacer"Estéfano · Ximena ZapataJuan Marrero4:01
11."Atado a Tu Amor"EstéfanoDouglas Friedman4:36
12."Boom Boom"Antonio Montoya · Estéfano · Poncho Abaldonato · Raphael Abaldonato · Antonie Santiago · Fevrier FernándezCristophe4:00
13."Fuiste un Trozo de Hielo en la Escarcha"José María CanoGustavo Sánchez4:37

ChartsEdit

Chart (2002) Peak
position
Argentine Albums (CAPIF)[2] 5
European Albums (Music & Media)[3] 37
Portuguese Albums Chart (IFPI)[4] 6
Spain Albums (PROMUSICAE)[5] 1
Switzerland (Swiss Hitparade)[6] 71
U.S. Billboard 200[7] 199
U.S. Billboard Top Latin Albums[7] 1
U.S. Billboard Latin Pop Albums[7] 1

Year-end chartsEdit

Chart (2002) Peak
position
Spanish Albums (AFYVE)[8] 13
Spanish Foreign Albums (AFYVE)[9] 1
US Billboard Latin Albums[10] 4
US Billboard Latin Pop Albums[11] 4

Sales and certificationsEdit

Region Certification Certified units/sales
Argentina (CAPIF)[12] 2× Platinum 80,000^
Mexico (AMPROFON)[13] Platinum 150,000^
Spain (PROMUSICAE)[14] 3× Platinum 300,000^
United States (RIAA)[15] 2× Platinum (Latin) 200,000^

^ Shipments figures based on certification alone.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://www.discogs.com/es/Chayanne-Grandes-Exitos/release/7882001
  2. ^ https://web.archive.org/web/20020921085352/http://www.capif.org.ar/Default.asp?CodOp=RACS&CO=6. Archived from the original on 2002-09-21. Retrieved 2002-09-21. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. ^ "European Top 100 Albums" (PDF). Music & Media. Vol. 20 no. 19. 4 May 2002. p. 16. Retrieved 5 November 2020 – via American Radio History.
  4. ^ "Portugal Top Albums" (PDF). Music & Media. Vol. 20 no. 41. 5 October 2002. p. 11. Retrieved 5 November 2020 – via American Radio History.
  5. ^ "Spain Top Albums" (PDF). Music & Media. Vol. 20 no. 19. 4 May 2002. p. 17. Retrieved 5 November 2020 – via American Radio History.
  6. ^ "Chayanne – Grandes Exitos – HitParade.Ch". Schweizer Hitparade. Retrieved 2 March 2014.
  7. ^ a b c "Grandes Exitos – Chayanne". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved 2011-04-05.
  8. ^ "AFYVE EN 2002". Anuariossgae: 48. 27 December 2002. Retrieved 17 June 2017.
  9. ^ "AFYVE EN 2002". Anuariossgae: 50. 27 December 2002. Retrieved 17 June 2017.
  10. ^ "The Year in Music 2002: Latin". Billboard. Nielsen Business Media, Inc.: YE-74 2002-12-28. Retrieved 2010-03-10. Latin.
  11. ^ "The Year in Music 2002: Latin". Billboard. Nielsen Business Media, Inc.: YE-75 2002-12-28. Retrieved 2010-03-10. Latin.
  12. ^ "Argentinian album certifications – Chayanne – Grandes Exitos". Argentine Chamber of Phonograms and Videograms Producers.
  13. ^ "Certificaciones" (in Spanish). Asociación Mexicana de Productores de Fonogramas y Videogramas. Type Chayanne in the box under the ARTISTA column heading and Grandes Exitos in the box under TÍTULO
  14. ^ "Spanish album certifications" (in Spanish). Productores de Música de España. Select Albums under "Chart", enter 2004 in the field "Year". Select 35 in the field "Semana". Click on "Search Charts".
  15. ^ "American album certifications – Chayanne – Grandes Exitos". Recording Industry Association of America. If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Album, then click Type, then select Latin, then click SEARCH.