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Samba de uma Nota Só
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I Really Samba (Eu Sambo Mesmo)
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Corcovado
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Só Em Teus Braços
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Meditação

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João Gilberto

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When talking about bossa nova, perhaps the signature pop music sound of Brazil, frequently the first name to come to one's lips is that of Antonio Carlos Jobim. With songs like "The Girl From Ipanema" and "Desafindo," Jobim pretty much set the standard for the creation of the bossa nova in the mid-'50s. However, as is often the case, others come along and take the genre in a new direction, reinventing through radical reinterpretation, be it lyrically, rhythmically, or in live pe... Read more

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