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The Best of Andrea Bocelli: Vivere

The Best of Andrea Bocelli: Vivere is the first greatest hits album released by Italian pop tenor Andrea Bocelli. It includes five new studio recordings and was internationally released by Sugar on 22 October 2007.[1]

The Best of Andrea Bocelli: Vivere
Andrea Bocelli Vivere.jpg
Compilation album by
Released22 October 2007
GenreClassical, Pop
Length68:45
LanguageItalian
English
Spanish
LabelDecca, Sugar Records
ProducerDavid Foster
Andrea Bocelli chronology
Amore
(2006)
The Best of Andrea Bocelli: Vivere
(2007)
Incanto
(2008)

The song "Vive Ya", (Spanish version of "Dare to live (Vivere)") was nominated for Record of the Year at the Latin Grammy Awards of 2008. In August 2010, 3 years after its release, the album topped the charts in Poland.[2][3]

The Spanish version of the album is named Lo Mejor de Andrea Bocelli: Vivire. In Japan the album was released on 19 March 2008 as Time to Say Goodbye: Bocelli Super Best and included two bonus tracks.[4]

Contents

Track listingEdit

  1. "La Voce Del Silenzio" (The Voice of Silence) - 4:55
  2. "Sogno" (Dream) - 4:00
  3. "Il mare calmo della sera" (The Calm Sea of the Evening) - 4:39
  4. "Dare to live (Vivere)" (feat. Laura Pausini) - 4:18
  5. "Canto della Terra" (Song of the Earth) - 3:59
  6. "A Te" (To You, feat. Kenny G) - 4:09
  7. "Bésame Mucho" (Kiss Me A Lot) - 4:02
  8. "Mille Lune Mille Onde" (A Thousand Moons, a Thousand Waves) - 3:59
  9. "Time to Say Goodbye" (Con te partirò)" (feat. Sarah Brightman) - 4:05
  10. "Io ci sarò" (I'll Be There, feat. Lang Lang) - 4:49
  11. "Romanza" (Romance) - 3:42
  12. "Vivo per lei" (I Live for Her, feat. Giorgia) - 4:25
  13. "Melodramma" - 4:07
  14. "Bellissime stelle" (Beautiful Stars) - 4:14
  15. "The Prayer" (feat. Celine Dion) - 4:27
  16. "Because We Believe" (feat. Marco Borsato) - 4:40
Japan bonus tracks[4]
  1. "Somos Novios (It's Impossible)" (feat. Rimi Natsukawa)
  2. "Dell'amore non si sa" (feat. Hayley Westenra)

ChartsEdit

Chart (2007) Position
World Top 40 8
Hungarian Albums Chart 1
Italy Albums Top 50 2
Japan Oricon Album Chart[5] 15
Dutch Albums Top 100 3
Polish Albums Chart 1
Norway Top 40 3
Portugal Albums Top 30 3
NZ Albums Top 40 4
Sweden Albums Top 60 4
UK Albums Top 75 4
Denmark Albums Top 40 5
Ireland Albums Top 75 6
US Albums Top 100 9
Australia Albums Top 50 11
Finland Albums Top 40 11
Belgium Albums Top 50 12
Austria Albums Top 75 13
Swiss Albums Top 100 15
Spain Albums Top 100 21
Germany Albums Top 50 28
Chart (2019) Peak
position
Polish Albums (ZPAV)[6] 1

CertificationsEdit

Region Certification Certified units/Sales
Austria (IFPI Austria)[7] Gold 10,000*
Belgium (BEA)[8] Gold 15,000*
Brazil (Pro-Música Brasil)[9] Gold 30,000*
Canada (Music Canada)[10] Platinum 100,000^
Denmark (IFPI Denmark)[11] Platinum 30,000^
Greece (IFPI Greece)[12] Gold 7,500^
Hungary (MAHASZ)[13] 2× Platinum 12,000^
Ireland (IRMA)[14] 2× Platinum 30,000^
Italy (FIMI)[15] Gold 40,000*
Netherlands (NVPI)[16] Platinum 70,000^
New Zealand (RMNZ)[17] Platinum 15,000^
Norway (IFPI Norway)[18] 2× Platinum 80,000*
Poland (ZPAV)[19] 2× Platinum 40,000*
Switzerland (IFPI Switzerland)[20] Gold 15,000^
United Kingdom (BPI)[21] 3× Platinum 900,000^
Europe (IFPI)[22] 1× Platinum 1,000,000*
United States (RIAA)[23]
for The Best of Andrea Bocelli Vivere
Platinum 1,000,000^
United States (RIAA)[24]
for Lo Mejor de Andrea Bocelli
Platinum (Latin) 100,000^

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

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ The best of Andrea Bocelli: Vivere, WorldCat.
  2. ^ "Oficjalna lista sprzedaży :: OLiS - Official Retail Sales Chart". OLiS. 2011-03-13. Retrieved 2011-03-18.
  3. ^ "Poland Albums Top 50 (30 August 2010) - Music Charts". Acharts.us. 2010-08-30. Retrieved 2011-03-18.
  4. ^ a b "タイム・トゥ・セイ・グッバイ〜ボチェッリ・スーパー・ベスト - アンドレア・ボチェッリ / オリコンランキング情報サービス「you大樹」". Ranking.oricon.co.jp. 2008-03-19. Retrieved 2011-03-18.
  5. ^ "オリコンランキング情報サービス「you大樹」". Ranking.oricon.co.jp. Retrieved 2011-03-18.
  6. ^ "Oficjalna lista sprzedaży :: OLiS - Official Retail Sales Chart". OLiS. Polish Society of the Phonographic Industry. Retrieved 2 May 2019.
  7. ^ "Austrian album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Vivere - Greatest Hits" (in German). IFPI Austria.
  8. ^ "Ultratop − Goud en Platina – albums 2007". Ultratop. Hung Medien.
  9. ^ "Brazilian album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Vivere - Greatest Hits" (in Portuguese). Associação Brasileira dos Produtores de Discos.
  10. ^ "Canadian album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Vivere - The Best of Andrea Bocelli". Music Canada.
  11. ^ "Danish album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Vivere - Greatest Hits". IFPI Denmark. Scroll through the page-list below until year 2007 to obtain certification.
  12. ^ "Greek album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Vivere - Greatest Hits" (in Greek). IFPI Greece.
  13. ^ "Adatbázis – Arany- és platinalemezek – 2007" (in Hungarian). MAHASZ.
  14. ^ "Irish album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Vivere". Irish Recorded Music Association.
  15. ^ "Italian album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Vivere - Greatest Hits" (in Italian). Federazione Industria Musicale Italiana. Select "Tutti gli anni" in the "Anno" drop-down menu. Select "Vivere - Greatest Hits" in the "Filtra" field. Select "Album e Compilation" under "Sezione".
  16. ^ "Dutch album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Vivere, The Best Of" (in Dutch). Nederlandse Vereniging van Producenten en Importeurs van beeld- en geluidsdragers. Retrieved 19 October 2018. Enter Vivere, The Best Of in the "Artiest of titel" box.
  17. ^ "New Zealand album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Vivere - The Best of". Recorded Music NZ.
  18. ^ "Norwegian album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – The Best of Andrea Bocelli – Vivere" (in Norwegian). IFPI Norway.
  19. ^ "Polish album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Vivere - The Best of" (in Polish). Polish Society of the Phonographic Industry.
  20. ^ "The Official Swiss Charts and Music Community: Awards (Andrea Bocelli; 'Vivere - Greatest Hits')". IFPI Switzerland. Hung Medien.
  21. ^ "British album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Vivere - Greatest Hits". British Phonographic Industry. Select albums in the Format field. Select Platinum in the Certification field. Type Vivere - Greatest Hits in the "Search BPI Awards" field and then press Enter.
  22. ^ "IFPI Platinum Europe Awards – 2010". International Federation of the Phonographic Industry.
  23. ^ "American album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – The Best of Andrea Bocelli Vivere". Recording Industry Association of America. If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Album, then click SEARCH. 
  24. ^ "American album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Lo Mejor de Andrea Bocelli". 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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