Category Archives: Bossa Nova

Corcovado

Lyrics from “Corcovado” by Antônio Carlos Jobim (1960) — Good Audio Version (João Gilberto) — A little nook, a guitar This love, a song To make the loved one happy Plenty of calm to think, and to have time to … Continue reading

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Lígia

Lyrics from “Lígia” by Tom Jobim (1972) — Good Audio Version (João Gilberto) — I’ve never dreamed of you, I’ve never gone to the movies I don’t like samba, I don’t go to Ipanema I don’t like rain, I don’t … Continue reading

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Samba do Avião

Lyrics from “Samba do Avião” by Tom Jobim (1963) — Good Audio Version — My soul sings I see Rio de Janeiro I’m dying of longing Rio, your sea Beach without end Rio, you were made for me Christ the … Continue reading

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