Sérgio Mendes



Sérgio Mendes
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Rating
Active
1961
Born
February 11, 1941 in Rio de Janeiro
Location
Niteroi, Brazil
Biography
Sérgio Santos Mendes (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈsɛʁʒju ˈsɐ̃tuʒ ˈmẽdʒiʃ]; born February 11, 1941) is a Brazilian musician. He has over 55 releases, and plays bossa nova heavily crossed with jazz and funk. He was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Original Song in 2012 as co-writer of the song "Real in Rio" from the animated film Rio. Mendes is married to Gracinha Leporace, who has performed with him since the early 1970s. Mendes has also collaborated with many artists through the years, including the Black Eyed Peas, with whom he re-recorded in 2006 a version of his breakthrough hit "Mas Que Nada".
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Top Songs by Sérgio Mendes


Mas Que Nada

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Greatest Hits

Mas Que Nada

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Se Ligaê

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Encanto

Agua De Beber

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Roda

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The Greatest Hits Of Sergio Mendes And Brasil '66

Fool on the Hill

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For What It's Worth

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Encanto

Waters of March

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Timeless

Please Baby Don't

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Bananeira (Banana Tree)

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Oceano

Oceano

Sérgio Mendes February 12, 2013

13 Tracks

Arara

Arara

Sérgio Mendes January 29, 2013

10 Tracks

Dance Moderno

Dance Moderno

Sérgio Mendes June 20, 2011

30 Tracks

Love For Sale

Love For Sale

Sérgio Mendes May 31, 2011

11 Tracks

Celebration: A Musical Journey

Celebration: A Musical Journey

Sérgio Mendes April 5, 2011

37 Tracks

ランデヴー

ランデヴー

Sérgio Mendes December 22, 2010

8 Tracks

Bom tempo

Bom tempo

Sérgio Mendes June 1, 2010

12 Tracks

Bom Tempo Brasil Remixed

Bom Tempo Brasil Remixed

Sérgio Mendes June 1, 2010

12 Tracks

The Great Arrival

The Great Arrival

Sérgio Mendes April 6, 2009

12 Tracks

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