Let a Boy Cry

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"Let a Boy Cry"
Let a boy cry.jpg
Single by Gala
from the album Come into My Life
B-side "Remix"
Released January 1997
Format CD single, CD maxi, 12" single
Recorded 1996
Genre Dance, Eurodance, House
Length 3:20
Label ZYX, Polygram
Songwriter(s) Filippo Andrea Carmeni, Gala Rizzatto, Maurizio Molella
Producer(s) Phil Jay, Maurizio Molella=
Gala singles chronology
"Freed from Desire"
(1996)
"Let a Boy Cry"
(1997)
"Come into My Life"
(1997)
"Freed from Desire"
(1996)
"Let a Boy Cry"
(1997)
"Come into My Life"
(1997)
Music video
"Let a Boy Cry" on YouTube

"Let a Boy Cry" is a song written and recorded by the Brooklyn-based Italian singer-songwriter Gala. It was released in January 1997 as the second single from her first album, Come into My Life. The song reached number one in Belgium, France, Israel[1] and Italy. "Let A Boy Cry" achieved success in Europe, South America, Russia and Middle East and received a platinum record in France and Benelux.

The song was written and composed by Gala produced by Filippo Andrea Carmeni and Maurizio Molella.

Track listings[edit]

CD single
  1. "Let a Boy Cry" (edit mix) — 3:20
  2. "Let a Boy Cry" (full vocals mix) — 5:06
CD maxi
  1. "Let a Boy Cry" (edit mix) — 3:20
  2. "Let a Boy Cry" (full vocals mix) — 5:06
  3. "Let a Boy Cry" (the glittering mix) — 7:16
12" single
  1. "Let a Boy Cry" (full vocals mix) — 5:06
  2. "Let a Boy Cry" (edit mix) — 3:20
  3. "Let a Boy Cry" (the glittering mix) — 7:16

Charts and sales[edit]


References[edit]

  1. ^ Israeli Singles Chart 11.03.1997, 18.03.1997 & 25.03.1997
  2. ^ "Ultratop.be – Gala – Let a Boy Cry" (in Dutch). Ultratop 50.
  3. ^ "Ultratop.be – Gala – Let a Boy Cry" (in French). Ultratop 50.
  4. ^ Eurochart peak
  5. ^ "Lescharts.com – Gala – Let a Boy Cry" (in French). Les classement single.
  6. ^ "Irish Singles Chart – Search for song". Irish Recorded Music Association. Archived from the original on June 3, 2009. Retrieved July 6, 2011. 
  7. ^ Israeli Singles Chart 11.03.1997, 18.03.1997 & 25.03.1997
  8. ^ "Hit Parade Italia - Indice per Interprete: G". Hit Parade Italia. Retrieved July 6, 2012. 
  9. ^ "Nederlandse Top 40 – Gala search results" (in Dutch) Dutch Top 40.
  10. ^ Salaverri, Fernando (September 2005). Sólo éxitos: año a año, 1959–2002 (1st ed.). Spain: Fundación Autor-SGAE. ISBN 84-8048-639-2. 
  11. ^ "Swisscharts.com – Gala – Let a Boy Cry". Swiss Singles Chart.
  12. ^ UK Singles Chart Chartstats.com (Retrieved July 1, 2008)
  13. ^ 1997 Belgian (Flanders) Singles Chart Ultratop.be Archived June 26, 2009, at the Wayback Machine. (Retrieved July 1, 2008)
  14. ^ 1997 Belgian (Wallonia) Singles Chart Ultratop.be (Retrieved July 1, 2008)
  15. ^ "Single top 100 over 1997" (PDF) (in Dutch). Top40. Archived from the original (pdf) on 6 December 2011. Retrieved 20 April 2010. 
  16. ^ 1997 French Singles Chart disqueenfrance.com Archived June 27, 2009, at the Wayback Machine. (Retrieved July 1, 2008)
  17. ^ French certifications Disqueenfrance.com (Retrieved July 1, 2008)
  18. ^ French certifications + sales, database Infodisc.fr Archived 2012-07-13 at WebCite (Retrieved July 1, 2008)

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