Bossa Rio

Bossa Rio BIOGRAPHY

Bossa Rio

Label(s): A&M Records
Recording Years: 1969

The group was discovered by Sergio Mendes. Their concert debut was in Mexico in 1969 shortly after the June 1 release of their A&M Records album. When lead vocalist Grainha Leporace joined Brasil '66 in the fall of 1970, Bossa Rio disbanded.

SOURCES:
Mendes Launches Group in Mexico. Billboard, June 7, 1969.
Mendes' New Album Shifts to Purer Brazilian Sound. Billboard, November 28, 1970.

Sergio Mendes & Brasil '77
Manfredo Fest

PLAYERS IN THE BAND
Gracinha Leporace
   Instrument(s): vocals
   See Sergio Mendes & Brasil '77
Manfredo Fest
   Born: May 13, 1936      Died: Oct 08, 1999
   Instrument(s): organ
   See Manfredo Fest Trio, Manfredo Fest
Octavio Bailly, Jr.
   Instrument(s): bass
Ronald Mesquita
   Instrument(s): drums


Bossa Rio PHOTOS

Bossa Rio DISCOGRAPHY

FORMAT KEY LEGEND

FORMAT KEY
  1 = long playing vinyl album
  2 = compact disc
  3 = VHS video tape
  4 = cassette tape
  5 = Digital Compact Cassette
  7 = 7-inch vinyl single
  8 = 8-track tape
  9 = Longbox cassette
  0 = open reel tape
12 = 12-inch single
PS = picture sleeve
TS = cassette single
MT = mastertone/ringback

Bossa Rio U.S. Album Discography

TITLELABELSTOCK NO.RELEASED
Bossa RioA&M RecordsSP 41911969

Bossa Rio U.S. Singles and E.P. Discography

No Singles Found.

Bossa Rio U.S. Song List

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
Bossa Rio1969SP 4191
Saiupa
Do You Know the Way To San Jose
Wave
Day By Day
Today, Tomorrow
Up, Up and Away
Nana
Old Devil Moon
Valerio
Gentle Rain
Cancao Do Sal


Bossa Rio MUSIC CHARTS

Bossa Rio on Record Charts

No US Albums or Compilations made it to the charts.

No Singles or EPs made it to the charts.