Cuenta Conmigo

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Cuenta Conmigo
Cuentaconmigo.jpg
Studio album by Jerry Rivera
Released May 26, 1992 (1992-05-26)
Recorded 1991-92
Genre Salsa
Label Sony Discos
Jerry Rivera chronology
Abriendo Puertas (1990) Cuenta Conmigo (1992) Cara de Niño (1993)
Singles from Cuenta Conmigo
  1. "Amores Como el Nuestro"
    Released: 1992
  2. "Casi Un Hechizo"
    Released: 1992
  3. "Cuenta Conmigo"
    Released: 1993
  4. "Una En Un Millón"
    Released: 1993
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

Cuenta Conmigo (Count on Me) is Jerry Rivera's second and most successful album. The album holds the record for being the highest-selling salsa album of all-time,[2][3] which was previously held by Siembra by Rubén Blades and Willie Colón.[4] His hit song, "Amores Como el Nuestro", is considered by his fans to be his best song and signature song. The album was awarded "Tropical Album of the Year" at the Lo Nuestro Awards of 1993.[5]

Track listing[edit]

  1. Casi Un Hechizo [4:35]
  2. Amores Como el Nuestro [5:00]
  3. A Ti Mi Nena [4:38]
  4. Me Estoy Muriendo de Amor [4:54]
  5. El Principe de la Ciudad [4:37]
  6. Una En Un Millón [4:59]
  7. Amor de Colegio [4:28]
  8. Chiquilla [4:59]
  9. Cuenta Conmigo [5:03]
  10. Me Estoy Enamorando [4:47]

Chart position[edit]

Album

Year Chart Album Peak
1992 Billboard Tropical/Salsa Cuenta Conmigo 1
1993 Billboard Top Latin Albums Cuenta Conmigo 16

[1]

Singles[1]

Year Chart Single Peak
1992 Billboard Hot Latin Tracks Amores Como el Nuestro 16
1992 Billboard Hot Latin Tracks Casi un Hechizo 22
1992 Billboard Hot Latin Tracks Cuenta Conmigo 24
1993 Billboard Hot Latin Tracks Una en un Millon 22

Certification[edit]

Region Certification Certified units/Sales
United States (RIAA)[6] 4× Platinum (Latin) 400,000^

^shipments figures based on certification alone

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Cuenta Conmigo". Allmusic. Retrieved 2012-02-11. 
  2. ^ "Biografía de Jerry Rivera". America Salsa. 
  3. ^ "Revista Gente Colombia Noviembre de 2009 Claudia Gusrisatti" (in Spanish). 
  4. ^ "Jerry Rivera convierte tangos en salsa". NetJoven (in Spanish). September 9, 2007. Retrieved June 22, 2011. 
  5. ^ "Lo Nuestro 1993 - Historia de Premio lo Nuestro". Univision. 2001-11-13. Archived from the original on 2011-08-05. Retrieved 2012-02-11. 
  6. ^ "American album certifications – Rivera, Jerry – Cuenta Conmigo". Recording Industry Association of America.  If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Album, then click Type, then select Latin, then click SEARCH