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Sergio Mendes and Bebel Gilberto: 60th Anniversary of Bossa Nova

Celebrate 60 years of bossa nova with Bebel Gilberto and Sergio Mendes, one of Brazil’s most successful artists and a multiple Grammy-winning producer, composer, keyboardist, and vocalist. Bossa nova was born on July 10, 1958, at the old Odeon recording studios in Rio de Janeiro. On that day, João Gilberto recorded “Chega de Saudade,” the first bossa nova […]