Alguien

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"Alguien"
Kanygarcialaguien.jpg
Single by Kany García
from the album Kany García
ReleasedJuly 10, 2012 (2012-07-10)
FormatCD single, Digital download
Recorded2010
GenreLatin Pop
Length3:04
LabelSony BMG
Songwriter(s)Kany García
Producer(s)Julio Reyes Copello
Kany García singles chronology
"Que Te Vaya Mal"
(2012)
"Alguien"
(2012)
"Cuando Se Va El Amor"
(2013)

Alguien (English: Someone) is a Latin pop song written and performed by Kany García. The song was chosen as the second single from Kany's third album, Kany García. The song was released to iTunes on July 10, 2012 as a promo and was released to radios in August.[1]

Composition and inspiration[edit]

The song "Alguien" was inspired by a relationship that Kany's brother had. She states, "When someone fails, we believe that no one suffers like us, that no one loves more than us." [2]

Chart Performance[edit]

"Alguien" debuted at #39 on Billboard Latin Pop Songs and #42 on Latin Songs on week ending September 14, 2012. So far, the song has peaked top 10 on Latin Pop Songs becoming Kany Garcia's 4th top 10 on that chart as well as first top 10 since 2009.[3]

Charts[edit]

Chart (2012/2013) Peak
position
Colombia (National-Report)[4] 15
US Latin Songs (Billboard)[5] 30
US Latin Airplay (Billboard) [6] 33
US Latin Pop Airplay (Billboard) [7] 8

Other Versions[edit]

"Alguien (Bachata Version)"
"Alguien" Bachata Version.jpg
Single by Kany García featuring Alexandra
from the album Kany García
ReleasedDecember 10, 2012
FormatCD, Digital download
Recorded2012
GenreLatin pop, Bachata
Length3:11
LabelSony BMG
Songwriter(s)Kany García

A duet version was recorded with Bachata artist Alexandra. It was released for digital download on December 10, 2012.[8]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Alguien" (Album Version) - 3:04
  2. "Alguien" (Radio Version) - 3:00
  3. "Alguien" (Bachata/Duet Version) - 3:11

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Nuevo disco de la puertorriqueña Kany García saldrá a la venta el 10 de julio". Univision. 24 April 2012. Archived from the original on 2012-07-09. Retrieved 26 April 2012.
  2. ^ "KANY GARCIA emprende la conquista internacional!!". Sony Music. 31 July 2012. Archived from the original on 29 December 2012. Retrieved 31 July 2012.
  3. ^ "Kany Garcia's Chart history"
  4. ^ "National Report - Top Nacional". National Report. 2013-03-18. Archived from the original on 2013-03-31.
  5. ^ "Kany Garcia's 'Alguin' Chart history"
  6. ^ "Kany Garcia's 'Alguin' Chart history"
  7. ^ "Kany Garcia's 'Alguin' Chart history"
  8. ^ "iTunes Kany Garcia"