Sérgio Mendes



Sérgio Mendes
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Active
1961
Born
February 11, 1941 in Rio de Janeiro
Location
Niteroi, Brazil
Biography
Sérgio Santos Mendes, pron. IPA: ['sɛxʒiu 'sɐ̃tus 'mẽ'dʒis], (born February 11, 1941 in Niterói, Brazil) is a Grammy Award-winning Brazilian musician. He has released over thirty-five albums, and plays bossa nova heavily crossed with jazz and funk. Mendes is married to Gracinha Leporace who regularly performs vocals for her husband and can also be heard on his 2006 version of the song Mas Que Nada with the Black Eyed Peas. Early career The child of a physician in Niterói, Brazil, Mendes attended the local conservatory with hopes of becoming a classical pianist.
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Top Songs by Sérgio Mendes


Mas Que Nada

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Mas Que Nada

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Se Ligaê

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Agua De Beber

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Roda

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Fool on the Hill

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For What It's Worth

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Waters of March

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Please Baby Don't

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Bananeira (Banana Tree)

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


The Collection

The Collection

Sérgio Mendes July 15, 2014

15 Tracks

Magic

Magic

Sérgio Mendes June 30, 2014

12 Tracks

Oba-Là-Là

Oba-Là-Là

Sérgio Mendes March 25, 2014

12 Tracks

Love for Sale - That's Bossa Nova

Love for Sale - That's Bossa Nova

Sérgio Mendes May 17, 2013

23 Tracks

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

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