Lei, gli amici e tutto il resto

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Lei, gli amici e tutto il resto
Lei, gli amici e tutto il resto cover.jpg
Studio album by Nek
Released 1996
1st March 1997 (re-released)
Recorded 1996–1997
Genre Pop rock, Latin pop
Length 57:21
Label Don't Worry
Producer Rolando D'Angeli
Nek chronology
Calore umano
(1994)Calore umano1994
Lei, gli amici e tutto il resto
(1996)
In due
(1998)In due1998

Lei, gli amici e tutto il resto (She, friends and everything else), is the fourth studio album by Italian singer-songwriter Nek. It was released in 1996, as his first studio album with Warner Music Group. It was re-released on 1 March 1997, after the success of the single "Laura non c'è", which had not been included in the album.[1]

Since 1999 there have been reported sales of over 2 million copies all over the world.[2][3]

Track listing[edit]

# Title Length
1 Laura non c'è 3:46
2 Sei grande 4:00
3 Restiamo qui 4:54
4 Vivere senza te 3:52
5 Tu sei, tu sai 4:21
6 Sei 4:04
7 Dimmi cos'è 3:42
8 Vai sola 4:18
9 Solo 4:42
10 E non mi dire che ho bevuto 4:24
11 Nati per vivere 3:55
12 Andare, partire, tornare 3:41
13 Di più 4:12
14 Fianco a fianco 3:09

Musicians[edit]

  • Nek - vocals, backing vocals, acoustic guitar
  • Mario Flores - Hammond organ
  • Massimo Barbari - piano
  • Walter Sacripanti - drums
  • Angelo Torelli - harmonica
  • Rossano Eleuteri - bass
  • Luca Tosoni - piano, keyboards
  • Massimo Varini - guitar, backing vocals, keyboards

Charts and certifications[edit]

Peak positions[edit]

Chart (1997–98) Peak
position
Italian Albums Chart 3
Austrian Albums Chart 2
Spanish Albums Chart 4
German Album Chart 14
Finnish Albums Chart 17
Swiss Albums Chart 24
Sweden Albums Chart 36
French Albums Chart 55
Billboard Latin Pop Albums[4] 12
Billboard Top Latin Albums[4] 27

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification Certified units/Sales
Italy (FIMI)[2] 6× Platinum 600,000*
Spain (PROMUSICAE)[5] 3× Platinum 300,000^
Mexico (AMPROFON)[5] Gold 100,000^
Switzerland (IFPI Switzerland)[6] Platinum 50,000^
Argentina (CAPIF)[5] Gold 30,000^
Austria (IFPI Austria)[7] Gold 25,000*
Summaries
Europe (IFPI)[8] Platinum 1,000,000*

*sales figures based on certification alone

Reception[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Deregibus, Enrico (2006). Dizionario completo della Canzone Italiana [The complete dictionary of Italian Song] (in Italian). Giunti Editore. p. 332. ISBN 9788809756250. Retrieved 31 January 2016. 
  2. ^ a b "Sanremo Campioni: Biografia Nek" (in Italian). Rai. Archived from the original on 17 March 2015. Retrieved February 16, 2015. 
  3. ^ Laffranchi, Andrea (January 18, 1999). "Nek e Antonacci, tra i Nek e Antonacci, tra i "belli" e' sfida di tour". Corriere della Sera (in Italian): 26. Retrieved February 19, 2015. 
  4. ^ a b http://www.billboard.com/artist/312104/Nek/chart
  5. ^ a b c Lannert, John; Dezzani, Mark (June 6, 1998). "Italy's Nek A Latino Success Story". Billboard. 110 (23): 11, 91. Retrieved February 15, 2015. 
  6. ^ "The Official Swiss Charts and Music Community: Awards (Nek; 'Lei, gli amici e tutto il resto')". IFPI Switzerland. Hung Medien. 
  7. ^ "Austrian album certifications – Nek – Lei, gli amici e tutto il resto" (in German). IFPI Austria.  Enter Nek in the field Interpret. Enter Lei, gli amici e tutto il resto in the field Titel. Select album in the field Format. Click Suchen
  8. ^ "IFPI Platinum Europe Awards – 1998". International Federation of the Phonographic Industry. 
  9. ^ "Lei, gli amici e tutto il resto". allmusic. Retrieved 16 October 2009.