Bocelli (album)

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Bocelli
1995 - Bocelli - Andrea Bocelli - front.jpg
Studio album by
Released13 November 1995
GenreClassical crossover
Length43 min
LabelPolygram International
ProducerMauro Malavasi
Andrea Bocelli chronology
Il Mare Calmo della Sera
(1994)
Bocelli
(1995)
Viaggio Italiano
(1996)

Bocelli is the second studio album by Andrea Bocelli, released in 1995 on the Polydor GmbH label.

This album is the follow-up to his debut album, Il mare calmo della sera. In Germany, the album was certified 4× Platinum for shipping two million units, making it one of the best-selling albums ever in the country.[1] It was also certified 4× Platinum in Switzerland,[2] 2× Platinum in the Netherlands,[3] and Platinum in Austria.[4]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Con te partirò"
  2. "Per amore"
  3. "Macchine da guerra"
  4. "E chiove"
  5. "Romanza"
  6. "The Power of Love"
  7. "Vivo per lei" (with Giorgia)
  8. "Le tue parole"
  9. "Sempre sempre"
  10. "Voglio restare così"
  11. "Vivo per lei" (Bonus track, with Judy Weiss)

See[5]

Chart performance[edit]

Peak chart positions
FIN NL BEL SWI GER AUT
1 1 1 1 1 3

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1996) Position
German Albums Chart[6] 82
Chart (1997) Position
German Albums Chart[7] 1
Chart (1998) Position
German Albums Chart[8] 97

See also[edit]

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification Certified units/Sales
Austria (IFPI Austria)[9] Platinum 50,000*
Belgium (BEA)[10] 6× Platinum 300,000*
Germany (BVMI)[11] 4× Platinum 2,000,000^
Netherlands (NVPI)[12] 2× Platinum 200,000^
Norway (IFPI Norway)[13] Gold 25,000*
Switzerland (IFPI Switzerland)[14] 4× Platinum 200,000^

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

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Gold-/Platin-Datenbank (Andrea Bocelli; 'Bocelli')" (in German). Bundesverband Musikindustrie.
  2. ^ "The Official Swiss Charts and Music Community: Awards (Andrea Bocelli; 'Bocelli')". IFPI Switzerland. Hung Medien.
  3. ^ "Dutch album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Bocelli" (in Dutch). Nederlandse Vereniging van Producenten en Importeurs van beeld- en geluidsdragers. Enter Bocelli in the "Artiest of titel" box.
  4. ^ "Austrian album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Bocelli" (in German). IFPI Austria. Enter Andrea Bocelli in the field Interpret. Enter Bocelli in the field Titel. Select album in the field Format. Click Suchen. 
  5. ^ "Bocelli Info". Billboards. Archived from the original on July 20, 2013. Retrieved 2008-07-02.
  6. ^ "Top 100 Album-Jahrescharts" (in German). GfK Entertainment. Retrieved September 8, 2016.
  7. ^ "Top 100 Album-Jahrescharts" (in German). GfK Entertainment. Retrieved September 8, 2016.
  8. ^ "Top 100 Album-Jahrescharts" (in German). GfK Entertainment. Retrieved September 8, 2016.
  9. ^ "Austrian album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Bocelli" (in German). IFPI Austria. Enter Andrea Bocelli in the field Interpret. Enter Bocelli in the field Titel. Select album in the field Format. Click Suchen. 
  10. ^ "Ultratop − Goud en Platina – albums 1996". Ultratop. Hung Medien.
  11. ^ "Gold-/Platin-Datenbank (Andrea Bocelli; 'Bocelli')" (in German). Bundesverband Musikindustrie.
  12. ^ "Dutch album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Bocelli" (in Dutch). Nederlandse Vereniging van Producenten en Importeurs van beeld- en geluidsdragers. Enter Bocelli in the "Artiest of titel" box.
  13. ^ "Norwegian album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Bocelli" (in Norwegian). IFPI Norway.
  14. ^ "The Official Swiss Charts and Music Community: Awards (Andrea Bocelli; 'Bocelli')". IFPI Switzerland. Hung Medien.

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