La Música No Se Toca

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La Música No Se Toca
La Música No Se Toca Cover.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedSeptember 25, 2012 (2012-09-25) [1]
StudioEareye Studios
Mad Studio
Noisematch Studios
The Hit Factory-Critiera
(Miami, Florida)
Soundworks Recording Studio
(New York City, New York)
GenreLatin pop · pop rock · Latin rock · Alternative rock
LanguageSpanish and English
LabelUniversal Music Latino · Universal Music Spain
ProducerAlejandro Sanz · Julio Reyes
Alejandro Sanz chronology
Colección Definitiva
La Música No Se Toca
Singles from La Música No Se Toca
  1. "No Me Compares"
    Released: June 25, 2012 (2012-06-25) [2]
  2. "Se Vende"
    Released: September 17, 2012 (2012-09-17) [3]
  3. "Mi Marciana"
    Released: November 12, 2012 (2012-11-12)
  4. "Camino De Rosas"
    Released: February 11, 2013 (2013-02-11)

La Música No Se Toca (English: The music is not played) is the tenth studio album recorded by Spanish singer-songwriter Alejandro Sanz. It was produced by himself alongside Colombian Grammy award winner Julio C. Reyes. It was released by Universal Music Latino and Universal Music Spain on September 25, 2012.[1] This album is the follow-up to the Grammy Award winning album Paraíso Express (2009). It was nominated for Pop Album of the Year at the Premio Lo Nuestro 2013.[4]


Other songs[edit]

"La Música No Se Toca", first track of the album, entered the Spanish chart at number 42.[6]

Track listing[edit]

1."La Música No Se Toca"SanzSanz, Reyes4:51
2."Yo Te Traigo... 20 Años"SanzSanz, Reyes3:45
3."No Me Compares"SanzSanz, Reyes4:42
4."Llamando a la Mujer Acción"SanzSanz, Reyes3:50
5."Mi Marciana"SanzSanz, Reyes4:58
6."Camino de Rosas"SanzSanz, Reyes4:23
7."Se Vende"SanzSanz, Reyes3:55
8."Cómo Decir Sin Andar Diciendo"SanzSanz, Reyes4:28
9."Camino a Casa"SanzSanz, Reyes4:36
10."Nena"SanzSanz, Reyes4:17
11."Bailo Con Vos"SanzSanz, Reyes3:32
12."Me Sumerjo"SanzSanz, Reyes3:51
13."Para Decirle Adiós"Sanz, SchajrisSanz, Reyes5:13
14."Down" (featuring. Fat Joe/Arsenelli)SanzSanz, Reyes4:26
Brazilian bonus edition
15."Não Me Compares (No Me Compares)" (featuring Ivete Sangalo)SanzSanz, Reyes4:42
16."Irrepetivel" (featuring Ana Carolina)SanzSanz, Reyes3:40
17."Bailo Con Vos" (featuring Roberta Sá)SanzSanz, Reyes3:21

Charts and certifications[edit]

Chart (2012) Peak
Mexican Albums Chart[7] 1
Spanish Albums Chart[8] 1
US Billboard 200[9] 26
US Top Latin Albums[10] 1
US Billboard Latin Pop Albums[11] 1
Year-End Chart (2012) Peak
Spain (PROMUSICAE)[12] 3
Year-End Chart (2013) Peak
Spain (PROMUSICAE)[13] 3

Sales and certifications[edit]

Region Certification Certified units/Sales
Argentina (CAPIF)[14] 2× Platinum 80,000^
Colombia (ASINCOL)[15] 2× Platinum 20,000x
Mexico (AMPROFON)[16] 2× Platinum+Gold 150,000^
Peru (IFPI)[17] Gold 3,000x
Spain (PROMUSICAE)[18] 5× Platinum 200,000^
United States (RIAA)[19] Gold (Latin) 50,000^
Uruguay (CUD)[20] Gold 2,000^
Venezuela (IFPI)[21] Platinum 10,000x
Central America[22] Gold 5,000x

^shipments figures based on certification alone


Production credits[edit]

  • Producido por: Julio Reyes Copello y Alejandro Sanz
  • Ingenieros de Grabacion: Edgar Barrera, Julio Reyes Copello, Lee Levin, Alejandro Sanz, Javier Garza, Javier Limon, Rafa Sardina, Juan Pablo Vega, Alonso Arreola, Samuel Torres, Dan Warner, Kamilo Krate, Sebastian de Peyrecave.
  • Mezclado por: Sebastian Krys y Rafa Sardina.
  • Arreglos y Programacion: Julio Reyes Copello, Marcos Sanchez, Javier Limon, Juan Pablo Vega, Samuel Torres.
  • Programacion Adicional: Sebastian de Peyrecave
  • Arreglos de Metales: Samuel Torres, Julio Reyes Copello
  • Masterizado por: Antonio Baglio


  1. ^ a b *La Música No Se Toca date of release
  2. ^ a b *"No Me Compares" Amazon page
  3. ^ a b *Alejandro sanz releases se vende as the second single from his upcoming new album la musica no se toca
  4. ^ "List of Nominees - Premio Lo Nuestro Latin Music Award 2013" (PDF). Univision (in Spanish). Univision Communications. 2013. Archived from the original (PDF) on October 13, 2013. Retrieved April 16, 2014.
  5. ^ *"No Me Compares" chart performance
  6. ^ " - Alejandro Sanz - La música no se toca". Retrieved 2012-12-21.
  7. ^ "Top 100 Albumes" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 10 January 2013. Retrieved 9 October 2012.
  8. ^ "Top 100 Albumes" (PDF). Retrieved 7 October 2012.
  9. ^ "Alejandro Sanz". Archived from the original on 10 November 2013. Retrieved 7 October 2012.
  10. ^ "Alejandro Sanz". Retrieved 7 October 2012.
  11. ^ "Alejandro Sanz". Archived from the original on 10 November 2013. Retrieved 7 October 2012.
  12. ^ "Top 50 Albumes Anual 2012" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2013-06-27. Retrieved 2013-01-15.
  13. ^ "Top 50 Albumes Anual 2013". Retrieved 2014-02-03.
  14. ^ "Argentinian album certifications – Alejandro Sanz – La Musica No se Toca". Argentine Chamber of Phonograms and Videograms Producers.
  15. ^ "Double Platinum Disc". Asincol.
  16. ^ "Top 100 Mexico" (PDF). Top 100 Mexico. AMPROFON. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-12-01.
  17. ^ "Gold Disc". IFPI.
  18. ^ certyear AND certmonth ARE REQUIRED for SPANISH CERTIFICATION.
  19. ^ "American album certifications – Alejandro Sanz – La Musica No Se Toca". Recording Industry Association of America. If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Album, then click Type, then select Latin, then click SEARCH. 
  20. ^ "Priemos – 2013" (in Spanish). Cámara Uruguaya del Disco.
  21. ^ "Platinum Disc". IFPI.
  22. ^ "Sanz recibió un Disco de Oro centroamericano" (Platinum Disc). IFPI.