João Gilberto

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João Gilberto Prado Pereira de Oliveira, known as João Gilberto (10 June 1931 – 6 July 2019), was a Brazilian singer, songwriter, and guitarist, who was a pioneer of the musical genre of bossa nova in the late 1950s.wikipedia
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Getz/Gilberto

In 1963, Gilberto collaborated with American jazz musician Stan Getz on the album Getz/Gilberto which was released the following year.
Getz/Gilberto is an album by American saxophonist Stan Getz and Brazilian guitarist João Gilberto, featuring pianist and composer Antônio Carlos Jobim (Tom Jobim), who also composed many of the tracks.

Stan Getz

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In 1963, Gilberto collaborated with American jazz musician Stan Getz on the album Getz/Gilberto which was released the following year.
Influenced by João Gilberto and Antônio Carlos Jobim, he popularized bossa nova in America with the hit single "The Girl from Ipanema" (1964).

7th Annual Grammy Awards

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At the 7th Annual Grammy Awards, Getz/Gilberto won three awards including Album of the Year, which marked the first time a jazz album received the accolade.
João Gilberto & Stan Getz won 4 awards.

Astrud Gilberto

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Jobim played the piano for the album while Gilberto's then-wife Astrud performed the vocals in English while he sang in Portuguese.
She married João Gilberto in 1959 and had a son, Marcelo Gilberto.

Grammy Award for Album of the Year

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At the 7th Annual Grammy Awards, Getz/Gilberto won three awards including Album of the Year, which marked the first time a jazz album received the accolade.

The Girl from Ipanema

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This resulted with a duet between the two on the track "The Girl from Ipanema" which became a major hit from the album.
This version had been shortened from the version on the album Getz/Gilberto (recorded in March 1963, released in March 1964) which had also included the Portuguese lyrics sung by Astrud's husband João Gilberto.

João Voz e Violão

In 2000, Gilberto won the nomination for the Best World Music Album category in the 42nd Annual Grammy Awards for his work in the album João Voz e Violão.
João Voz e Violão (English: João: Voice and (Acoustic) Guitar) is a bossa nova album by João Gilberto, released in 2000.

In Tokyo

His performance at the Tokyo International Forum on 12 September was recorded for a live album titled In Tokyo which was released in 2004.
In Tokyo is a bossa nova album by João Gilberto, recorded live in Tokyo (Japan) in September 2003 and released in 2004.

Antônio Carlos Jobim

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In 1956, he returned to Rio and struck up old acquaintances, most significantly with Antônio Carlos Jobim, who was by then working as a composer, producer, and arranger with Odeon Records.
In 1958 the Brazilian singer and guitarist João Gilberto recorded his first album with two of the most famous songs of Tom Jobim: Desafinado and Chega de Saudade.

International Latin Music Hall of Fame

A year later, he was inducted into the International Latin Music Hall of Fame.
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Chega de Saudade

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In March 1959, he released the LP Chega de Saudade, which became a sales success and had a major impact in the history of Brazilian music.
João Gilberto's recording is the most famous.

Bebel Gilberto

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They divorced, and he later married the singer Miúcha (died 2018); they had a daughter, Bebel Gilberto, who is also a singer.
She is the daughter of João Gilberto and singer Miúcha.

Grammy Award for Best World Music Album

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In 2000, Gilberto won the nomination for the Best World Music Album category in the 42nd Annual Grammy Awards for his work in the album João Voz e Violão.

Canção do Amor Demais

In July 1958, Elizete Cardoso released the famous LP, Canção do Amor Demais, containing songs by Tom Jobim and Vinicius de Moraes.
It is often considered the first bossa nova album, and contains the first recordings of João Gilberto's guitar beat, which would go on to become a staple of bossa nova.

Aloísio de Oliveira

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In August of that year, Gilberto released a 78 rpm record containing "Chega de Saudade" and "Bim Bom", recorded at Odeon, with colaborations from Jobim, Dorival Caymmi, and Aloysio de Oliveira.
In 1959, he was responsible for launching the LP Chega de Saudade, João Gilberto, landmark of bossa nova.

Getz/Gilberto Vol. 2

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Getz/Gilberto #2 is a live album by Stan Getz and João Gilberto, released in 1966.

Chega de Saudade (album)

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Chega de Saudade is the debut album by Brazilian musician João Gilberto and is often credited as the first bossa nova album.

O Amor, o Sorriso e a Flor

O Amor, o Sorriso e a Flor is a studio album by João Gilberto, released in Brazil in 1960.

João Gilberto en México

João Gilberto en Mexico, (Also Ela é Carioca) is a 1970 album by João Gilberto.

Dorival Caymmi

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In August of that year, Gilberto released a 78 rpm record containing "Chega de Saudade" and "Bim Bom", recorded at Odeon, with colaborations from Jobim, Dorival Caymmi, and Aloysio de Oliveira.
In the 1950s and 1960s, Jobim, João Gilberto, and others who contributed to the birth of the bossa nova style collaborated with Caymmi and often referenced his work when composing their own pieces.

Vinicius de Moraes

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In July 1958, Elizete Cardoso released the famous LP, Canção do Amor Demais, containing songs by Tom Jobim and Vinicius de Moraes.
The recording also included a relatively unknown João Gilberto on two tracks.

The Best of Two Worlds

The Best of Two Worlds was released by Columbia Records in 1976 to feature Stan Getz in a reunion with João Gilberto.

João Gilberto Prado Pereira de Oliveira (album)

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João Gilberto Prado Pereira de Oliveira was released in 1980 by João Gilberto.

João Gilberto (album)

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João Gilberto is a bossa nova album by João Gilberto, originally released in Brazil as a vinyl LP in 1973 and reissued on CD in 1988.