Orígenes

Orígenes is the ninth studio album recorded by Mexican singer Alejandro Fernández. Produced by Kiko Campos and Pedro Ramírez, with this album he returns to his "origins" recording an album of Mexican music, but this time with his own style. He shot videos for the songs "Tantita Pena" and "Si Tú No Vuelves".

Orígenes
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Studio album by
ReleasedSeptember 25, 2001 (2001-09-25)
Recorded2001
GenreLatin, Ranchera
Length55:10
LabelSony
ProducerKiko Campos, Pedro Ramírez, Alejandro Fernández (executive)
Alejandro Fernández chronology
Entre tus brazos
(2000)
Orígenes
(2001)
Un Canto de México
(2002)
Singles from Orígenes
  1. "Ingrato Amor"
    Released: 2001
  2. "Tanita Pena"
    Released: 2001
  3. "Si Tu No Vuelves"
    Released: 2001
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars[1]

The singer received a Latin Grammy nomination for Best Ranchero Album in the Latin Grammy Awards of 2002; however, he lost to his father Vicente Fernández with the album Más con el Número Uno. Orígenes also was nominated for a 2002 Lo Nuestro Award for Pop Album of the Year.[2]

Track listingEdit

  1. Tantita Pena (Kiko Campos, Fernando Riba) – 3:28
  2. Si Tu No Vuelves (Fato) – 3:14
  3. Amor De Luna (Kiko Campos, Fernando Riba) – 3:05
  4. ¡Ay Amor! (Manuel Monterrosas) – 2:30
  5. Como Pez En El Agua (Jorge Massias) – 3:19
  6. ¿Donde Vas Tan Sola? (Manuel Monterrosas) – 2:51
  7. Duerme Tranquila (Fato) – 3:29
  8. Tu Desvario (Kiko Campos, Fernando Riba) – 4:06
  9. Jamas Te Vi Tan Linda (Roberto Cantoral) – 3:42
  10. Pajaro Perdido (Nicolas Urquiza) – 3:36
  11. El Monstruo (Fato) – 4:17
  12. Ingrato Amor (Kiko Campos, Fernando Riba) – 3:14
  13. Tu Regresaras (Manuel Monterrosas) – 2:35

ChartsEdit

AlbumEdit

Year Chart Peak Weeks on Chart
2001 Billboard Latin Pop Albums 1 [1] 30
Billboard Top Latin Albums 2 [2] 33
Billboard Heatseekers 18 [3] 17
Billboard Top Heatseekers (Pacific) 7 [4] 3
Billboard Top Heatseekers (South Atlantic) 4 [5] 3

SinglesEdit

Year Chart Track Peak Weeks on Chart
2001 Billboard Hot Latin Songs Tantita Pena 1 [6] 31
Billboard Latin Regional Mexican Airplay 11 [7] 26
Billboard Latin Pop Airplay 4 [8] 31
Billboard Latin Tropical/Salsa Airplay 5 [9] 13
Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles 12 [10] 10
2002 Billboard Latin Pop Airplay Si Tu No Vuelves 17 [11] 26
Billboard Hot Latin Songs 27 [12] 19

Sales and certificationsEdit

Region Certification Certified units/sales
Mexico (AMPROFON)[3] 2× Platinum 300,000^

^shipments figures based on certification alone

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ "Premios Lo Nuestro: Votación 2002". Univision. Univision Communications Inc. 2002. Archived from the original on October 13, 2013. Retrieved August 20, 2013.
  3. ^ "Certificaciones" (in Spanish). Asociación Mexicana de Productores de Fonogramas y Videogramas. Type Alejadnro Fernandez in the box under the ARTISTA column heading and Origines in the box under TÍTULO