‘Elis & Tom’ by Elis Regina and Antonio Carlos Jobim is a bossa nova album recorded from February 22 till March 9, 1974 in Los Angeles and released the same […]
Sérgio Mendes’ ‘Timeless’ is a collaborative album produced by will.i.am released on February 13, 2006 by Concord.
This day (February 11, 1941), in Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is born Sérgio Santos Mendes, a Brazilian musician.
‘Francis Albert Sinatra & Antonio Carlos Jobim’ is a studio album recorded on January 30 and February 1, 1967 and released In March 1967 by Reprise.
‘Two Friends One Century Of Music’ by Caetano Veloso & Gilberto Gil is a live album (also titled ‘ Due amici, un secolo di musica!’) recorded during summer 2015 and […]
This day (January 19, 1982), in São Paulo, Brazil, died Elis Regina, an important singer of Brazilian popular music .
Sarah Vaughan’s ‘Brazilian Romance’ is her last (and her third of Brazilian music) album recorded in January 1987.
Sambolero’ by The João Donato Trio is a studio album (it earned the Latin Grammy for Best Latin Jazz Album at the 10th Latin Grammy Awards) released on December 31, […]
Flora Purim’s ‘Butterfly Dreams’ is her second album recorded in December 1973 with Joe Henderson, George Duke, Stanley Clarke, Airto Moreira and more.
Nina Simone’s ‘Sings the Blues’ is an album recorded on December 19, 1966 and August 26, 1969.
Antonio Carlos Jobim’s ‘Antonio Brasileiro’ is his fifteenth album completed 11 months before his death and released days after on December 11, 1994.
This day ( December 8, 1994), in New York, died Antônio Carlos Brasileiro de Almeida Jobim a.k.a Tom Jobim, a Brazilian songwriter, composer, arranger, singer, and pianist/guitarist. v MORE FROM […]
This day (December 2, 1999), in Annapolis, Maryland, died Charlie Byrd, an American guitarist known for his association with Stan Getz. and Brazilian music. v MORE FROM CHARLIE BYRD [/toggle]
Seu Jorge’s ‘The Life Aquatic Studio Sessions’ is an album (featuring a collection of David Bowie songs recorded in Portuguese for the film ‘The Life Aquatic’) released on November 22, […]
Caetano Veloso’s ‘Livro’ is an album released on November 10, 1998.
This day (October 26, 1942), in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is born Milton Nascimento, a Brazilian singer-songwriter and guitarist. v MORE FROM MILTON NASCIMENTO [/toggle]
Antônio Carlos Jobim’s ‘Urubu’ is his tenth album recorded on October 16–23, 1975.
This day (October 11, 1936), in Irara, Bahia, Brazil, is born Tom Zé, singer, multi-instrumentalist, and composer
This day (September 26, 1945), in Salvador, Bahia, is born Gal Costa, a Brazilian singer
This day (September 26, 2000), in Rio de Janeiro, died Baden Powell de Aquino, a Brazilian guitarist.