Livin' la Vida Loca

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"Livin' la Vida Loca"
Single by Ricky Martin
from the album Ricky Martin
ReleasedMarch 23, 1999
Recorded1998
GenreLatin pop, dance-pop, pop rock
Length4:03
LabelColumbia
Songwriter(s)Robi Rosa, Desmond Child, Luis Gómez Escolar
Producer(s)Desmond Child, Robi Rosa
Ricky Martin singles chronology
"Corazonado"
(1999)
"Livin' la Vida Loca"
(1999)
"She's All I Ever Had"
(1999)
"Corazonado"
(1999)
"Livin' la Vida Loca"
(1999)
"She's All I Ever Had"
(1999)

"Livin' la Vida Loca" is the first single off Puerto Rican singer Ricky Martin's self-titled first English studio album. The song was released on March 23, 1999. It is Martin's signature song.

On the Billboard charts, Livin' la Vida Loca was able to peak at #1 on the Hot 100, Adult Pop Songs, Hot Latin Songs, Latin Pop Songs, Tropical Songs, Pop Songs, and Rhythmic Top 40 charts.[1][2]

At the 2000 Grammy Awards, Livin' la Vida Loca was nominated for Record of the Year, Song of the Year, Best Male Pop Vocal Performance, Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalist(s).[3] In 2007, VH1 ranked the song #28 in their list of 100 Greatest Songs of the 90s.[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Ricky Martin - Chart history". Billboard. Retrieved 2015-2-23. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  2. "Ricky Martin - Billboard singles". AllMusic. Retrieved 2015-2-23. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  3. "42nd Grammy Awards - 2000". Rock On the Net. Retrieved 2015-2-23. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  4. "VH1: 100 Greatest Songs of the 90's". Rock On the Net. Retrieved 2015-2-23. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)

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