Tierra Firme

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All Music Guide - David Jeffries
With multiple gold and platinum albums behind him, singer Luis Fonsi isn't about to step out of his Latin pop comfort zone on Tierra Firme, but he still sounds quite inspired. Chalk it up to a very public divorce being put behind him, but whatever the reason, Fonsi is incredibly driven and free on the cathartic power ballad "Gritar" and completely in command of the dancefloor anthem "Expl?came." Loud blasts of courage, passion, and yearning fill this effervescent effort, but as the title references, the singer is too wise to let his feet leave the ground at this point, and every story of the heart comes with a healthy dose of authenticity. The same mix of rock, pop, and ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - David Jeffries
With multiple gold and platinum albums behind him, singer Luis Fonsi isn't about to step out of his Latin pop comfort zone on Tierra Firme, but he still sounds quite inspired. Chalk it up to a very public divorce being put behind him, but whatever the reason, Fonsi is incredibly driven and free on the cathartic power ballad "Gritar" and completely in command of the dancefloor anthem "Explícame." Loud blasts of courage, passion, and yearning fill this effervescent effort, but as the title references, the singer is too wise to let his feet leave the ground at this point, and every story of the heart comes with a healthy dose of authenticity. The same mix of rock, pop, and dance figures into the mix as last time out, but when it comes to heartfelt delivery, Tierra Firme is the album where Fonsi shines.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/28/2011
  • Label: Universal Latino
  • UPC: 602527744544
  • Catalog Number: 001576102
  • Sales rank: 205,187

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Explícame (3:45)
  2. 2 Respira (4:18)
  3. 3 Dime Que No (4:09)
  4. 4 Gritar (4:09)
  5. 5 Nunca Digas Siempre (4:35)
  6. 6 Me Gustas Tú (3:26)
  7. 7 Vuelve a Mi Lado (3:57)
  8. 8 El Anillo Y La Flor (3:54)
  9. 9 Claridad (4:04)
  10. 10 Se Supone (6:32)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Luis Fonsi Primary Artist, Coros
Matt Rollings Piano
Paul Bushnell Piano, Wurlitzer
Anthony LaMarchina Cello
Lee Levin Bateria
Julia Tanner Cello
Sebastián Krys Arreglos, Coros
Jeff Babko Piano
Armando Ávila Piano
Monisa Angell Viola
John Falcone Arreglos
Enrique "Bugs" Gonzáles Bateria
James Grosjean Viola
Technical Credits
Umberto Tozzi Composer
Claudia Brant Composer
Jackie DeShannon Composer
Donna Weiss Composer
Juan Carlos Perez-Soto Composer
Armando Ávila Composer
Enrique Avila Studio Manager
Giancarlo Bigazzi Composer
Luis Fonsi Composer
Gen Rubin Composer
Noel Schajris Composer
Monica Velez Composer
Jose Luis Ortega Composer
Ettore Grenchi Composer
Oscar Gomes Díaz Composer
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