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Joao Gilberto
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Composer
    (June 10, 1931-July 6, 2019)
    Born in Juazeiro, Bahia, Brazil
    Birth name is Joao Gilberto Prado Pereira de Oliveira
    Recordings include 'Chega de Saudade (1959)' and 'Getz/Gilberto (1964)'
    Nicknamed the 'Father of Bossa Nova'
    He's another victim of a long birth name.
    He's a perfectionist.
    He's divorced from Astrud Gilberto.
    He refuses to be interviewed.
    He walked out on audiences he thought were being disrespectful.
    His song 'The Girl From Ipanema' is one of the world's best known compositions.
    Bossa nova was born from his focus on music while fighting depression.
    Astrud cheated on him with Stan Getz.
    In 1965, he won a Grammy for 'Record of the Year.'
    His daughter, Bebel, carries on the family's musical legacy.

Credit: Black Chic


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