''Esencial'' is Christian Chávez's second album. It was released on August 14, 2012, and was recorded during a live performance at Carioca Club in São Paulo, Brazil on January 17, 2012. A DVD version of the concert is scheduled to be released in late 2012. The album was produced and arranged by Tiago D'Errico.
''Esencial: Mónica Naranjo'' is the fourth greatest hits compilation by Spanish recording artist Mónica Naranjo released on June 11, 2013 through Legacy and Sony. The album includes all her hits, including promotional singles, three remixes, plus two songs which never were included in any of her albums, "Dream Alive" (2011) featuring Brian Cross, and "Insensatez" a song included on the compilation album ''Samba Pa Ti'' (2005).