Melany Nova is the eponymous debut studio album by Venezuelan singer-songwriter and actress Melany Nova. It was released on February 11, 2014, by the Warner Music Spain and worlwide through Warner Music Group on April 8, that same year. After signing a three-album deal in January 2013, by the age of 16, she began recording the album in Madrid, Spain alongside the producers Marius Montauban, Jesus Navarro and Carlos Jean. Nova co-writhe all the song from the album, and produced two of the eleven songs stardand edition. The album contains mainly Latin pop genre, with influences of pop rock and eurodance.

The album received generally favorable reviews from music critics, who complimented Nova voice tecnique and the album's versatility content. The album quickly became a massive success in Spanish-speaking countries and consequently was successful in countries such as Brazil, Switzerland and in the United States, where was certified Diamond by Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA's Latin), for selling 680,000 album-equivalent units, and opped the US Top Latin Albums (Billboard), and US Latin Pop Albums (Billboard), while peaking at number twenty-eight at US Billboard 200. The album also was certified Diamond in Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, and Mexico. In Spain, the album was certified twelve times platinum, selling 480,000 copies, and thre times Diamond in Nova native country Venezuela, where selling 300,000 copies, and as October 2019, the album sold more than 4 million copies worlwide. At 15th Annual Latin Grammy Awards, Nova won for Best New Artist, Best Contemporary Pop Vocal Album and Song of the Year, while was nominated for Album of the Year, and Record of the Year, and also was nominated for Best Latin Pop Album at 57th Annual Grammy Awards,

The album had total of five singles, lead single "Palabras Cruzadas" became an immediate success in Spain, topping the music chart for twenty-four consecutive weeks, and was certified fifteen times platinum by PROMUSICAE, while second single from the album "Triste Otoño" was a great success in many countries, peaking number one on the US Hot Latin Songs (Billboard), and top forty on US Billboard Hot 100. To date, the song sold over 5 million copies worldwide, becoming one of best selling singles of all time. The following singles, "Ya Quisieras Tú", "Rompiendo Todo", "Esto También Pasará" also had a significant impact on the music charts. Nova promoted the album during the concert tours, Tour Benvenutus between 2014 and 2015, and Tour De Verano 2015.

Track listing[edit | edit source]

Melany Nova – Standard edition

  1. "Palabras Cruzadas" – 3:46
  2. "Llueve" – 3:13
  3. "Esto También Pasará" – 3:01
  4. "Cuéntame" – 3:12
  5. "Ya Quisieras Tú" – 3:22
  6. "Triste Otoño" – 3:18
  7. "Amigos Imaginarios"– 3:54
  8. "La Señal" – 4:09
  9. "Rompiendo Todo"– 3:23
  10. "Sin Frenos" – 4:13
  11. "Olvídate" – 3:26
  12. "Mil Y Una Estrellas" – 3:17

Melany Nova  – Deluxe edition

  1. "En El Medio de La Nada – 4:12
  2. "Perdón" – 3:46
  3. "Quien Diría" – 3:34

Melany Nova  – U.S edition

  1. "Crossword" – 3:43
  2. "Triste Otoño (Slozxy Remix)"  – 3:12

Singles[edit | edit source]

Singles from Melany Nova

1. "Palabras Cruzadas"

Released: September 9, 2013

2. "Triste Otoño"

Released: January 28, 2014

3. "Ya Quisieras Tú"

Released: April 15, 2014

4. "Rompiendo Todo"

Released: September 9, 2014

5. "Esto También Pasará"

Released: October 28, 2014

Charts[edit | edit source]

Weekly charts

Chart (2014–15) Position
Argentine Albums (CAPIF) 1
Austrian Albums (Ö3 Austria) 10
Belgian Albums (Ultratop Flanders) 34
Belgian Albums Chart (Ultratop Wallonia) 45
Brazilian Albums (ABPD) 1
Czech Albums (IFPI) 15
Danish Albums (Hitlisten) 29
Dutch Albums (MegaCharts) 9
French Albums (SNEP) 18
German Albums (Offizielle Top 100) 33
Hungarian Albums (MAHASZ) 1
Italian Albums (FIMI) 4
Mexican Albums (Top 100 Mexico) 1
Portuguese Albums (AFP) 1
Spanish Albums (PROMUSICAE) 1
Swedish Albums (Sverigetopplistan) 15
Swiss Albums (Schweizer Hitparade) 2
US Latin Albums (Billboard) 1
US Billboard 200 28
US Latin Pop Albums (Billboard) 1

Year-end charts[edit | edit source]

Chart (2014) Position
Argentine Albums (CAPIF) 6
Brazilian Albums (ABPD) 26
Italian Albums (FIMI) 34
Mexican Albums (Top 100 Mexico) 3
Portuguese Albums (AFP) 12
Spanish Albums (PROMUSICAE) 1
Swiss Albums (Schweizer Hitparade) 53
US Latin Albums (Billboard) 6
US Billboard 200 194
US Latin Pop Albums (Billboard) 6
Chart (2015) Position
Argentine Albums (CAPIF) 6
Austrian Albums (Ö3 Austria) 54
Belgian Albums (Ultratop Flanders) 123
Belgian Albums Chart (Ultratop Wallonia) 156
Brazilian Albums (ABPD) 2
Dutch Albums (MegaCharts) 45
French Albums (SNEP) 87
Italian Albums (FIMI) 12
Mexican Albums (Top 100 Mexico) 10
Portuguese Albums (AFP) 21
Spanish Albums (PROMUSICAE) 3
Swedish Albums (Sverigetopplistan) 87
Swiss Albums (Schweizer Hitparade) 35
US Latin Albums (Billboard) 15
US Billboard 200 197
US Latin Pop Albums (Billboard) 9
Chart (2016) Position
Argentine Albums (CAPIF) 26
Brazilian Albums (ABPD) 13
Mexican Albums (Top 100 Mexico) 26
Spanish Albums (PROMUSICAE) 6
US Latin Albums (Billboard) 43
US Latin Pop Albums (Billboard) 33
Chart (2017) Position
Spanish Albums (PROMUSICAE) 29
Italian Albums (FIMI) 87
US Latin Albums (Billboard) 87
US Latin Pop Albums (Billboard) 26
Chart (2018) Position
Brazilian Albums (ABPD) 47
US Latin Albums (Billboard) 55
US Latin Pop Albums (Billboard) 23

Certifications[edit | edit source]

Country Certification Sales/shipments
Argentina (CAPIF) 3× Platinum 150,000^
Austria (IFPI Austria) Platinum 7,500^
Brazil (Pro-Música Brasil) Diamond 380,000^
Belgium (BEA) Gold 17,053^
Colombia (ASINCOL) Diamond 100,000^
Chile (IFPI Chile) 5× Platinum 50,000^
France (SNEP) Gold 50,000^
Hungary (MAHASZ) Platinum 6,000^
Italy (FIMI) Platinum 80,000^
Mexico (AMPROFON) 3×Platinum+Diamond 430,000^
Portugal (AFP) 2× Platinum 40,000^
Netherlands (NVPI) Gold 20,000^
Spain (PROMUSICAE) 12× Platinum 480,000^
Sweden (GLF) Gold 15,000^
Switzerland (IFPI Switzerland) 2× Platinum 40,000^
United States (RIAA) Diamond (Latin) 680,000‡
Venezuela (APFV) 3× Diamond 320,000^
GCC (IFPI Middle East) Platinum 6,000^
Worlwide 4,000,000^
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