Valió la Pena

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Valió la Pena
Marc Anthony - Valio la Pena.jpg
Studio album by Marc Anthony
Released July 27, 2004
Recorded Record One, Los Angeles, California
Ocean Way, Los Angeles, California
Sound on Sound Studios, New York, New York
Genre Salsa, tropical
Label Sony Discos
Producer Sergio George
Marc Anthony chronology
Amar Sin Mentiras
(2004)
Valió La Pena
(2004)
El Cantante
(2007)
Singles from Valió la Pena
  1. "Valió la Pena"
    Released: February 2, 2004
  2. "Volando Entre Tus Brazos"
    Released: January 8, 2006
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

Valió La Pena is an album by Marc Anthony. The album is a re-recording of the songs from the previous, Amar Sin Mentiras, but in salsa. Three songs were not featured from the previous album and the classic Rafael Hernández's "Lamento Borincano" is added to the album. Like the previous album, Valió la Pena also peaked #1 at Top Latin Albums. The album was awarded Best Salsa Album at the 2005 Latin Grammy Awards and "Tropical Album of the Year" at the Premio Lo Nuestro 2005 awards.

Track listing[edit]

  1. Valió la Pena
  2. Escapémonos (duet with Jennifer Lopez)
  3. Ahora Quien
  4. Tu Amor Me Hace Bien
  5. Volando Entre Tus Brazos
  6. Amigo
  7. Se Esfuma Tu Amor
  8. Lamento Borincano

Charts[edit]

Chart (2004) Peak
position
Spanish Albums Chart[2] 7
U.S. Billboard 200[3] 122
U.S. Billboard Top Latin Albums[3] 1
U.S. Billboard Tropical Albums[3] 1

Sales and certifications[edit]

Region Certification Sales/shipments
Spain (PROMUSICAE)[4] Gold 50,000^
United States (RIAA)[5] 2× Platinum (Latin) 200,000^

^shipments figures based on certification alone

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ http://promusicae.es/files/listassemanales/albumes/historial/TOP%20100%20ALBUMES%2005_10.pdf
  3. ^ a b c http://www.allmusic.com/album/r701662
  4. ^ "Spanish album certifications – Marc Anthony – Valio La Pena" (PDF) (in Spanish). Productores de Música de España.  Select the "Chart", enter ' in the field "Year". Select ' in the field "Semana". Click on "Search Charts"
  5. ^ "American album certifications – Marc Anthony – Valio La Pena". Recording Industry Association of America.  If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Album, then click Type, then select Latin, then click SEARCH