Como Ama una Mujer

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Como Ama una Mujer
Studio album by Jennifer Lopez
Released March 27, 2007
Recorded 2005–07
Genre
Language Spanish
Label Epic
Producer
Jennifer Lopez chronology
Rebirth
(2005)
Como Ama una Mujer
(2007)
El Cantante
(2007)
Singles from Como Ama una Mujer
  1. "Qué Hiciste"
    Released: March 12, 2007
  2. "Me Haces Falta"
    Released: June, 2007
  3. "Por Arriesgarnos"
    Released: December, 2007

Como Ama una Mujer (English: How a Woman Loves) is the first full-length Spanish-language studio album, and fifth studio album overall released by American entertainer Jennifer Lopez.[1] The album was mainly produced by Colombian composers Julio Reyes and Estéfano.

Background[change | change source]

In 2004 Lopez worked on a song with her husband Marc Anthony called "Escapémonos". She enjoyed working on the song so much that she decided to record a full-length Spanish album; something she had wanted to do for years.[2]

Reviews[change | change source]

 Professional ratings
Source Rating
AllMusic
Billboard
The Boston Globe
Entertainment Weekly C+[3]
Q
Sputnikmusic
Vibe
Slant Magazine

Track listing[change | change source]

No. Title Lyrics Music Producer(s) Length
1. "Qué Hiciste"  
Marc Anthony
  • Anthony
  • Reyes
4:57
2. "Me Haces Falta"   Estéfano Anthony
  • Anthony
  • Estéfano
3:37
3. "Como Ama una Mujer"   Estéfano
  • Estéfano
  • Reyes
  • Anthony
  • Estéfano
6:01
4. "Te Voy a Querer"  
  • Estéfano
  • Pilar Quiroga
  • Jimmy Paredez
  • Estéfano
  • Quiroga
  • Paredez
  • Anthony
  • Estéfano
4:40
5. "Porque Te Marchas"   Estéfano Anthony
  • Anthony
  • Estéfano
4:33
6. "Por Arriesgarnos"   Estéfano
  • Estéfano
  • Reyes
  • Anthony
  • Estéfano
3:31
7. "Tú"  
  • Estéfano
  • Anthony
  • Reyes
  • Estéfano
  • Anthony
  • Reyes
  • Anthony
  • Estéfano
4:10
8. "Amarte es Todo"   Estéfano
  • Estéfano
  • Reyes
  • Anthony
  • Estéfano
4:00
9. "Apresúrate"  
  • Estéfano
  • José Luis Pagan
  • Anthony
  • Estéfano
  • Pagan
  • Anthony
  • Estéfano
5:02
10. "Sola"  
  • Estéfano
  • Reyes
  • Estéfano
  • Anthony
  • Anthony
  • Estéfano
5:17
11. "Adiós"   Estéfano
  • Estéfano
  • Reyes
  • Anthony
  • Estéfano
4:09
Total length:
49:57


Personnel[change | change source]

  • Vic Anesini – Mastering
  • Marc Anthony – Arranger, Vocals (bckgr), Producer, Executive Producer
  • Eduardo Avena – Percussion
  • Odisa Beltrán – Production Coordination
  • Andres Bermudez – Mixing
  • Marco Britti – Drums
  • Jorge Calandrelli – String Arrangements
  • César Castillo – Quena, Sikus
  • José Garcia De La Rosa – Engineer
  • Sebastian DePeyrecave – Guitar, Assistant Engineer
  • Nailton Bispo "Meia Noiche" Dos Santos – Percussion
  • Tony Duran – Photography
  • Vicky Echeverri – Vocals (bckgr)
  • Estéfano – Vocals (bckgr), Producer
  • Mauricio Gasca – Programming
  • Armando Gola – Bass
  • Mario Guini – Guitar (Acoustic), Guitar, Guitar (Electric)
  • Anthony Kilhoffer – Engineer
  • Jadi Leesley – Stylist
  • The London Symphony Orchestra – Strings
  • Jennifer Lopez – Executive Producer
  • Juan José "Chaqueño" Martínez – Percussion
  • Pedro Namerow – Assistant Engineer
  • José Luis Pagán – Guitar (Acoustic), Guitar, Arranger, Guitar (Electric), Keyboards, Programming, Engineer
  • José Luis Pagani – Arranger, Programming
  • Ricardo Tiki Pasillas – Percussion, Drums, Vocals (bckgr)
  • Ken Paves – Hair Stylist
  • Julian Peploe – Art Direction, Design
  • Erben Perez – Bass
  • Gustavo Pichon Dal Pont – Engineer
  • Julio C. Reyes – Piano, Accordion, Arranger, Conductor, Keyboards, Programming, Producer, Engineer, String Arrangements, Mixing
  • Claudia Salgado – Production Coordination
  • Bruce Swedien – Engineer, Mixing
  • Guillermo Vadala – Bass
  • Matthew Vanleeuwen – Make-Up
  • Peter Wade – Engineer, Mixing

Charts[change | change source]

Chart (2007) Peak
position
Austria Albums Chart[6] 10
Belgium Top 50[7] 30
Canada Albums Chart 50
Dutch Albums Chart[8] 31
Finland Albums Chart[9] 29
France Albums Chart[10] 11
Germany Albums Chart 4
Greece International Albums Chart 1
Italy Albums Chart[11] 2
Japan Albums Chart 60
Mexico Albums Chart[12] 8
Poland Albums Chart[13] 9
Portugal Albums Chart[14] 12
Spain Albums Chart[15] 2
Sweden Albums Chart[16] 49
Switzerland Albums Chart[17] 1
U.K. Albums Chart 131
U.S. Billboard 200[18] 10
U.S. Billboard Top Latin Albums 1

Sales and certifications[change | change source]

Chart Certification Sales/Shipments
France (SNEP) - 70,000[19]
Germany (IFPI) Gold 100,000
Greece (IFPI) Gold 16,000
Hungary (MAHASZ)[20] Gold 10,000
Italy (FIMI)[21] Gold 40,000
Russia (NFPF) 2x Platinum[22] 40,000
Spain (PROMUSICAE) Platinum[23] 80,000
Switzerland (IFPI) Platinum[24] 30,000
Venezuela Platinum 10,000
U.S. (RIAA) - 3,000,000

Year-end charts[change | change source]

Year-end chart (2007) Peak
position
Greek Albums Chart 6
Swiss Albums Chart 16
German Albums Chart 68
Hungarian Albums Chart 71

Awards and nominations[change | change source]

  • World Music Awards – best selling Latin artist (nominated)
  • Billboard Latin Music Awardswon Latin Pop Album Of The Year, Female. 3 nominations for Latin Album Of The Year, Latin Pop Airplay Song Of The Year, Female and Latin Dance Club Play Track Of The Year (Que Hiciste)
  • Premio Lo Nuestrowon for Solísta o Grupo Revelación Del Año (New Soloist or Group Of The Year)
  • Premios Oye! – nomination for Pop Español: Solista Femenina
  • Los Premios Principales – nomination for Mejor Artista Internacional (Best International Artist) and Mejor Canción (Best Song) for Que Hiciste
  • Premios Amigo – won "Amigo Brugal Best-Selling Latin Artist". 2 nominations for "Best Digital Single" and "Best Ringtone" for Que Hiciste
  • American Music Awardswon Favourite Latin Artist

References[change | change source]

Preceded by
12 by Herbert Grönemeyer
Switzerland Albums Chart number-one album
April 8, 2007 – April 29, 2007
Succeeded by
Eldorado by Stephan Eicher
Preceded by
La Llave de Mi Corazón by Juan Luis Guerra
U.S. Billboard Top Latin Albums number-one album
April 14, 2007 – May 5, 2007
Succeeded by
Residente o Visitante by Calle 13

Other websites[change | change source]