Tag Archives: Bossa Nova

“Chega de Saudade” — “Garota de Ipanema” — “O amor em paz”

Chega de Saudade (1958, Tom Jobim & Vinicius de Moraes) — — Vai minha tristeza // Get along, my sorrow E diz a ela que sem ela não pode ser // And tell her it’s just impossible without her Diz-lhe numa prece … Continue reading

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Nanã

Lyrics from “Nanã” by Moacir Santos and Mário Telles (1964) — When I saw Nanã tonight I saw my goddess by the moonlight Every night I gazed at Nanã – the most beautiful thing to behold What joy to finally … Continue reading

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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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