Sérgio Mendes

~ Person

Wikipedia

Sérgio Santos Mendes (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈsɛʁʒju ˈsɐ̃tuʒ ˈmẽdʒiʃ]; born February 11, 1941 in Niterói, Brazil) is a Brazilian musician. He has over fifty-five releases, and plays bossa nova heavily crossed with jazz and funk. He was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Original Song in 2012 as co-writer of the song "Real In Rio" from the animated film Rio.

Mendes is married to Gracinha Leporace, who has performed with her husband since the early 1970s. He has collaborated with many artists through the years, including the Black Eyed Peas, with whom he re-recorded a version of his original breakthrough hit "Mas Que Nada".

Continue reading at Wikipedia... Wikipedia content provided under the terms of the Creative Commons BY-SA license
Filter

Discography

Album

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
1966 The Great Arrival Sérgio Mendes 1
1982 Sergio Mendes Sérgio Mendes 2
1984 Confetti Sérgio Mendes 1
1989 Arara Sérgio Mendes 1
1992 Brasileiro Sérgio Mendes 1
1998 Favourite Things Sérgio Mendes 1
1998 From A to Z Sergio Mendes 1
2002 Você ainda não ouviu nada! Sérgio Mendes & Bossa Rio 1
2004 The Swinger From Rio Sérgio Mendes 1
2006 Timeless Sérgio Mendes 1
2008 Encanto Sérgio Mendes 2
2010 Bom tempo Sérgio Mendes 3
2010 Bom Tempo Brasil Remixed Sérgio Mendes 1
2013 The Jazz Series Sérgio Mendes 1
Oceano Sérgio Mendes 1
Pure Bossa Nova (The Sound of Sergio Mendes) Sérgio Mendes 1
Sergio Mendes Sérgio Mendes 1

Album + Compilation

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
1989 The Very Best Compilation Sérgio Mendes & Brasil '66 2
1991 Sergio Mendes A&M Gold Series Compilation Sérgio Mendes 1
1997 Minha história Compilation Sérgio Mendes 1
2000 The Universal Masters Collection: Classic Sergio Mendes Compilation Sérgio Mendes 1
2002 Gold Compilation Sérgio Mendes 1
2006 The Swinger From Rio: Favourites Compilation Sérgio Mendes 1
2007 Brasil Sempre Compilation Sérgio Mendes 1
2011 Celebration: A Musical Journey Compilation Sérgio Mendes 1
La más completa colección Compilation Sérgio Mendes 1
La más completa colección Compilation Sérgio Mendes 1
Sergio Mendes - Swinger From Rio / Beat of Brazil Compilation Sérgio Mendes 1
Sergio Mendes Songs selected by Shinichi Osawa Compilation Sérgio Mendes 1

Single

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
1983 Never Gonna Let You Go Sérgio Mendes 1
2006 Mas Que Nada (feat. The Black Eyed Peas) Sérgio Mendes 1

Unspecified type

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
Coffee and Bossa Sérgio Mendes 1

Showing official release groups by this artist. Show all release groups instead, or show various artists release groups.