Aria: The Opera Album

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Aria: The Opera Album
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Studio album by Andrea Bocelli
Released April 7, 1998 (1998-04-07)
Recorded Teatro Comunale, Florence, 7/1997
Length 52:45
Label Philips, Sugar
Producer Anna Barry (also exec.)
Andrea Bocelli chronology
Aria: The Opera Album

Aria: The Opera Album is Andrea Bocelli's fourth studio album, released in 1998.

Bocelli received the ECHO Klassik, for "Best selling classical album" for the album in 1998.[1]

Track listing[edit]


Chart (1998) Peak
Danish Albums Chart[2] 10

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1998) Position
German Albums Chart[3] 68


Region Certification Certified units/Sales
Austria (IFPI Austria)[4] Gold 25,000*
Belgium (BEA)[5] Gold 25,000*
Canada (Music Canada)[6] Platinum 100,000^
France (SNEP)[7] Gold 100,000*
Germany (BVMI)[8] Gold 250,000^
Netherlands (NVPI)[9] Platinum 100,000^
Poland (ZPAV)[10] Gold 50,000*
Switzerland (IFPI Switzerland)[11] Gold 25,000^
United States (RIAA)[12] Platinum 1,000,000^

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone


  1. ^ "Chronicle 1998". Retrieved 2008-01-20. 
  2. ^ "Listen - Danmarks Officielle Hitliste - Udarbejdet af AIM Nielsen for IFPI Danmark - Uge 22". Ekstra Bladet (in Danish). Copenhagen. 1998-06-01. 
  3. ^ "Top 100 Album-Jahrescharts" (in German). GfK Entertainment. Retrieved September 8, 2016. 
  4. ^ "Austrian album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Aria" (in German). IFPI Austria.  Enter Andrea Bocelli in the field Interpret. Enter Aria in the field Titel. Select album in the field Format. Click Suchen
  5. ^ "Ultratop − Goud en Platina – albums 1998". Ultratop. Hung Medien. 
  6. ^ "Canadian album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Aria - The Opera Album". Music Canada. 
  7. ^ "French album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Aria" (in French). Syndicat National de l'Édition Phonographique. 
  8. ^ "Gold-/Platin-Datenbank (Andrea Bocelli; 'Aria')" (in German). Bundesverband Musikindustrie. 
  9. ^ "Dutch album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Aria" (in Dutch). Nederlandse Vereniging van Producenten en Importeurs van beeld- en geluidsdragers.  Enter Aria in the "Artiest of titel" box.
  10. ^ "Polish album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Aria" (in Polish). Polish Society of the Phonographic Industry. 
  11. ^ "The Official Swiss Charts and Music Community: Awards (Andrea Bocelli; 'Aria')". IFPI Switzerland. Hung Medien. 
  12. ^ "American album certifications – Andrea Bocelli – Aria: The Opera Album". Recording Industry Association of America.  If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Album, then click SEARCH