Greatest Hits (Enrique Iglesias album)

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Greatest Hits
Enrique Iglesias Greatest Hits 2008.jpg
Greatest hits album by Enrique Iglesias
Released 11 November 2008 (2008-11-11)
Recorded 1999–2008
Length 73:19
Label Interscope
Producer
Enrique Iglesias chronology
Enrique Iglesias: 95/08 Exitos
(2008)
Greatest Hits
(2008)
Euphoria
(2010)
Singles from Greatest Hits
  1. "Can You Hear Me"
    Released: 27 June 2008
  2. "Away"
    Released: 11 November 2008
  3. "Takin' Back My Love"
    Released: 20 March 2009[1]
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]
Digital Spy 3/5 stars[3]
BBC Online (positive)[4]

Greatest Hits is a compilation album by Spanish pop singer Enrique Iglesias. The album contains Enrique's greatest hits from his four English studio albums, as well as two newly recorded tracks - "Away", featuring Sean Garrett, and the hit single "Takin' Back My Love", featuring Ciara, which reached the top ten in numerous countries. The German version of the song features Sarah Connor, and the French version features Tyssem. The album was released in the United States on 11 November 2008. The shipments of the album exceed over 2,000,000 copies.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Producer(s) Length
1. "Bailamos"
3:32
2. "Away" (featuring Sean Garrett)
3:59
3. "Hero"
  • Enrique Iglesias
  • Barry
  • Taylor
  • Taylor
4:24
4. "Be with You"
  • Iglesias
  • Barry
  • Taylor
  • Taylor
  • Rawling
3:39
5. "Takin' Back My Love" (featuring Ciara)
  • RedOne
  • Frankie Storm
  • Iglesias
  • RedOne
3:50
6. "Rhythm Divine"
  • Barry
  • Taylor
  • Taylor
  • Rawling
3:29
7. "Do You Know? (The Ping Pong Song)"
  • The Pen
  • Kidd
  • Carlos Paucar[a]
  • Iglesias[a]
3:38
8. "Tired of Being Sorry"
  • Scott Thomas
  • Iglesias
  • Thomas
  • Carlos Paucar[a]
  • Iglesias[a]
4:02
9. "Escape"
3:28
10. "Could I Have This Kiss Forever" (with Whitney Houston) Dianne Warren David Foster 3:55
11. "Not in Love (Radio edit)" (featuring Kelis)
  • Iglesias
  • Barry
  • Taylor
  • Garibay
  • Iglesias
  • Taylor
3:42
12. "Don't Turn Off the Lights"
  • Iglesias
  • Morales
  • DioGuardi
  • Siegel
3:47
13. "Love to See You Cry"
  • Iglesias
  • Barry
  • Steve Torch
  • Taylor
4:06
14. "Maybe"
  • Iglesias
  • Morales
  • DioGuardi
  • Siegel
  • Aaron Fishbein
3:14
15. "Addicted"
  • Iglesias
  • Barry
  • Taylor
  • Iglesias
  • Barry
  • Taylor
5:02
16. "Somebody's Me"
Shanks 3:59
17. "Can You Hear Me"
  • Iglesias
  • Morales
  • Storm
  • Big Ben Diehl
  • Paucar
3:59
Total length: 73:19

Charts[edit]

Chart (2008–2009) Peak
position
Sales Certification
Australian Albums Chart[5] 65
Belgium Albums Chart (Flanders)[6] 5 15,000+ Gold
Belgium Albums Chart (Wallonia)[7] 17
Danish Albums Chart[8] 15
Dutch Albums Chart[9] 4
European Top 100 Albums[10] 14 1,000,000+ Platinum [11]
Finnish Albums Chart[12] 23
French Compilations Chart[13] 2 100,000+ Gold[14]
Greek Albums Chart[15] 18
Irish Albums Chart[16] 9 80,000+ 2× Platinum[17]
Norwegian Albums Chart[18] 3
Portuguese Albums Chart[16] 27
Russian Albums Chart[19] 15
Swedish Albums Chart[20] 2
Swiss Albums Chart[21] 24
UK Albums Chart[22] 3 600,000+ 2×Platinum
US Billboard 200[23] 80 50,000+

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.amazon.de/Takin-Enrique-Iglesias-feat-Connor/dp/B001RTWB8M/ref=sr_1_1?s=music&ie=UTF8&qid=1325936082&sr=1-1
  2. ^ Allmusic review
  3. ^ Digital Spy review
  4. ^ BBC Online review
  5. ^ http://pandora.nla.gov.au/pan/23790/20081220-0000/issue978.pdf
  6. ^ "ENRIQUE IGLESIAS - GREATEST HITS", ultratop.be (in Dutch). Retrieved 9 June 2010.
  7. ^ "ENRIQUE IGLESIAS - GREATEST HITS", ultratop.be (in French). Retrieved 9 June 2010.
  8. ^ "Enrique Iglesias - Greatest Hits", danishcharts.com. Retrieved 9 June 2010.
  9. ^ http://dutchcharts.nl/showitem.asp?key=100729&cat=a
  10. ^ Billboard.com. Retrieved 8 January 2009.
  11. ^ http://ifpi.com/content/section_news/plat2011.html
  12. ^ http://www.yle.fi/lista/listat/tuote.php?id=9095 Suomen virallinen lista
  13. ^ http://www.chartsinfrance.net/charts/compilations.php
  14. ^ http://www.disqueenfrance.com/fr/page-259165.xml?year=&type=8
  15. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 4 February 2005. Retrieved 11 January 2016. 
  16. ^ a b "Enrique Iglesias - Greatest Hits - Music Charts", acharts.us. Retrieved 9 June 2010.
  17. ^ http://www.irishcharts.ie/awards/multi_platinum08.htm
  18. ^ "Enrique Iglesias - Greatest Hits", norwegiancharts.com. Retrieved 9 June 2010.
  19. ^ Россия Top 25: Аквариум - Лошадь белая (in Russian). 2M-online.ru. 17 December 2008. Archived from the original on 24 July 2011. Retrieved 30 August 2016. 
  20. ^ http://www.sverigetopplistan.se
  21. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 17 December 2008. Retrieved 26 January 2011. 
  22. ^ http://www.newspostonline.com/entertainment/girls-aloud-top-uk-albums-chart-2008111013193
  23. ^ http://www.billboard.com/artist/301773/enrique+iglesias/chart?f=305