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Astrud Gilberto

ipanema girl: the very best of



Released: 2nd Jun 2014


known throughout the world for her definitive version of ‘The Girl from Ipanema’ - This version is included here alongside 27 other breezy bossas & carefree classics that she recorded for Verve Records between 1963-1970.

The honey-toned chanteuse on the surprise Brazilian crossover hit 'The Girl From Ipanema', Astrud Gilberto parlayed her previously unscheduled appearance (& professional singing debut) on the song into a lengthy career that resulted in nearly a dozen albums for Verve & a successful performing career that lasted into the 90s.

ipanema girl: the very best of