Category Archives: João Gilberto

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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Falsa Baiana

Lyrics from “Falsa Baiana” by Geraldo Pereira (1944) — Good Audio Versions: João Gilberto, Gal Costa — [This] baiana, who goes into the samba and just stands there Doesn’t samba, doesn’t dance, doesn’t move or nothing Doesn’t know how to … Continue reading

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Rosa Morena

Lyrics from “Rosa Morena” by Dorival Caymmi Recordings include: Os Anjos do Inferno (1942, Columbia); Dorival Caymmi (Album: Sambas de Caymmi, 1955); João Gilberto  (Album: Chega de Saudade , 1959) Original Recording: – João Gilberto, on Chega de Saudade: — Rosa Morena Where are … Continue reading

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