Si No Te Hubieras Ido

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"Si No Te Hubieras Ido"
Song by Marco Antonio Solís
Genre Latin
Writer Marco Antonio Solís
Producer Marco Antonio Solís

"Si No Te Hubieras Ido" ("If You Hadn't Left") is a song written by Mexican singer-songwriter Marco Antonio Solís, which has been recorded by a number of performers.

Song history[edit]

The song was first included in the album Sin El by singer Marisela.[1] The album was written and produced by Solís in 1985. The song was released as a single and became very successful in Mexico. The singer later included it on his live album Tu Dama de Hierro released on April 27, 1999[2] as a part of a medley with two other songs written by Solís: "Vete con Ella" and "No Puedo Olvidarlo". "No Puedo Olvidarlo" was re-recorded by Marco Antonio Solís as "No Puedo Olvidarla" and became a Top Ten hit in the Billboard Hot Latin Tracks in 2007.

Marco Antonio Solís re-recording[edit]

"Si No Te Hubieras Ido"
Single by Marco Antonio Solís
from the album Trozos de Mi Alma
Released January 26, 1999
Format CD Promo single
Genre Latin
Length 4:48
Label Fonovisa
Writer(s) Marco Antonio Solís
Producer(s) Bebu Silvetti
Marco Antonio Solís singles chronology
"Mi Eterno Amor Secreto"
(1999)
"Si No Te Hubieras Ido"
(1999)
"Inventame"
(1999)

Marco Antonio Solís re-recorded the track to included it on his album Trozos de Mi Alma, a collection of songs written by him previously recorded by several performers. This version was featured in the movie Y Tu Mamá También and in the movie soundtrack, and became another Top Ten smash for Solis, peaking at number four in the Billboard Hot Latin Tracks

Chart (1999) Peak
position
USA Billboard Hot Latin Tracks[3] 4
USA Billboard Latin Pop Airplay[4] 5
USA Billboard Latin Regional Mexican Airplay[5] 16
USA Billboard Latin Tropical/Salsa Airplay[6] 21

Charlie Cruz version[edit]

"Si No Te Hubieras Ido"
Single by Charlie Cruz
from the album Asi Soy
Released 2000
Genre Latin
Length 4:48
Label WEA
Writer(s) Marco Antonio Solís
Charlie Cruz singles chronology
"Amarte Es Un Problema"
(2000)
"Si No Te Hubieras Ido"
(2000)
"Un Chin Chin"
(2001)

In 2000, Puerto Rican salsa musician Charlie Cruz covered Si No Te Hubieras Ido on his album, Asi Soy. The song was the second single released from the album and did not fare on the charts, only peaking #40 on the Hot Latin Tracks.

Chart (2000) Peak
position
USA Billboard Hot Latin Tracks[7] 40
USA Billboard Latin Tropical/Salsa Airplay[7] 13

Maná version[edit]

"Si No Te Hubieras Ido"
Single by Maná
from the album Arde el Cielo
Released March 12, 2008
Format CD Promo single
Genre Latin
Length 4:30
Label Warner Bros.
Writer(s) Marco Antonio Solís
Producer(s) Fernando Olvera
Maná singles chronology
"El Rey Tiburón"
(2008)
"Si No Te Hubieras Ido"
(2008)
"Arde el Cielo"
(2008)

Mexican rock band Maná recorded the track for their new live album titled Arde El Cielo, due April 29, 2008. The single was released to radio on March 12, 2008,[8] and debuted at number 7 in the Billboard Hot Latin Tracks chart in the week of April 12, 2008,[9] climbing to number 1, 2 weeks later.[10]

Chart (2008) Peak
position
Spain Airplay Chart [11] 4
Spain Singles Chart 2
USA Billboard Hot Latin Tracks[10] 1
USA Billboard Latin Pop Airplay [12] 1
USA Billboard Latin Tropical Airplay [13] 8
Venezuela Singles Chart [14] 8

See also[edit]

Music video[edit]

The music video for the song was directed by Pablo Croce.

Preceded by
"Te Quiero" by Flex
U.S. Billboard Hot Latin Tracks number-one single
April 26, 2008 - May 3, 2008
Succeeded by
"Te Quiero" by Flex
Preceded by
"Te Quiero" by Flex
World Latin Top 30 Singles
May 3, 2008
Succeeded by
"Te Quiero" by Flex

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