Astrud Gilberto

Astrud Gilberto

Astrud Gilberto (b. March 29, 1940) is a Brazilian-born singer best known for her jazz style samba and bossa nova music. Astrud was born Astrud Winert from a Brazilian mother and a German father in the state of Bahia, in the north-east of Brazil. She grew up in Rio de Janeiro and moved to the USA in the early 1960's, where she still resides. In her mid-teens, she became part of (her own words) a "musical clan", and met João Gilberto, who she described as the clan's musical "guru". She married him a few months later, in 1959.

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Corcovado

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Agua De Beber

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The Shadow Of Your Smile

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Agua De Beber

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Nos Dois

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Misty Roses

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Meditation

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Ponteio

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My Foolish Heart

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Dindi

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So Nice (Summer Samba)

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Who Needs Forever

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Fly Me To The Moon

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