Album: La Tortura (Maxi Single)
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« La Tortura » (English: « The Torture ») is a song by Colombian singer-songwriter Shakirafeaturing Spanish singer-songwriter Alejandro Sanz, taken from the former’s fourth studio album Fijación Oral Vol. 1. It was released on May 30, 2005, by Epic Records as the lead single from the album. The song was written and produced by Shakira, with additional writing and production from Luis F. Ochoa and Lester Mendez, respectively. « La Tortura » is a Latin pop song with prominent influences of reggaeton.
The song achieved large-scale success on different radio and chart formats, becoming the most famous Spanish language track of both singers worldwide and the sixth most successful song in Shakira’s career behind « Hips Don’t Lie », « Whenever, Wherever », « Underneath Your Clothes », « She Wolf », and « Waka Waka (This Time For Africa) » and the most successful song ever for Alejandro Sanz. The song won two Latin Grammy Awardsat the 2006 Ceremony for Song of the Year and Record of the Year. The song was number 1 on the Hot Latin Songs for 25 weeks during 2005, and was the biggest selling song of the year on that chart.
« La Tortura » is currently the highest-selling only-Spanish language digital track in United States at over 1,000,000 downloads and the biggest-selling Spanish language track of the decade with sales of over 6 million copies worldwide.
- « La Tortura » [Album version] – 3:36
- « La Tortura » [Shaketon Reggaeton Remix] – 3:12
- « La Pared » [Acoustic Version] – 2:39