Sergio Mendes: (Never Gonna Let You Go) 1983 CD-New $64.99

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Sergio Mendes: (Never Gonna Let You Go) 1983 CD-New Made In Japan.

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Sérgio Santos Mendes 1984

Sérgio Mendes is the 1983 studio album by Sérgio Mendes under the A&M Records label. It includes “Never Gonna Let You Go”, a song written by Barry Mann & Cynthia Weil that reached #4 on the Billboard Hot 100 charts.

Sérgio Santos Mendes (born February 11, 1941) is a Brazilian musician. He has over 55 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 him since the early 1970s. Mendes has also collaborated with many artists through the years, including the Black Eyed Peas, with whom he re-recorded in 2006 a version of his breakthrough hit “Mas Que Nada”.

Video: Sérgio Mendes – Never Gonna Let You Go (Joe Pizzulo & Leeza Miller) (Picardia) 1983

Tracklist:

  1. “Voo Doo” (Douglas Brayfield, Ronaldo Monteiro De Souza, Ivan Lins, Vítor Martins) – 3:55
  2. Never Gonna Let You Go” (Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil) – 4:15
  3. “My Summer Love” (Adrienne Anderson, Serge Gainsbourg, Alain Chamfort) – 4:00
  4. “Carnaval Festa Do Interior” (Mary Ekler, Moraes Moreira, Abel Silva) – 3:50
  5. “Rainbow’s End” (Don Freeman, David Batteau) – 4:03
  6. “Love Is Waiting” (David & Jenny Batteau, Don Freeman) – 3:47
  7. “Dream Hunter” (Danny Sembello, Michael Sembello) – 3:02
  8. “Life in the Movies” (Michael Sembello, Dennis Matkosky) – 3:52
  9. “Sí Señor” (Juan Carlos Calderón) – 3:46

Personnel:

  • Sérgio Mendes – keyboards (1, 4-6, 8), percussion (2-4, 6, 7, 9), acoustic piano (3, 7, 9), Fender Rhodes (3, 7, 9), synthesizers (3, 7, 9), arrangements (3, 7, 8), rhythm arrangements (4, 5, 6)
  • Michael Boddicker – synthesizers (1, 8)
  • Robbie Buchanan – acoustic piano (2, 5, 6), Fender Rhodes (2, 5, 6), synthesizers (2, 5, 6), arrangements (2), synthesizer horns and string arrangements (5, 6)
  • Don Freeman – vocals (4), acoustic piano (5, 6), clavinet (5, 6), rhythm arrangements (5, 6)
  • Ben Bridges – guitars (1, 4), rhythm arrangements (1)
  • Michael Sembello – guitars (1, 4, 5-8), vocals (3), arrangements (3, 7, 8), rhythm arrangements (5, 6)
  • Paul Jackson Jr. – guitars (2, 9)
  • Michael Landau – guitar solo (2)
  • John Pisano – guitars (9)
  • Nathan Watts – bass (1, 3, 4, 9), rhythm arrangements (1)
  • Nathan East – bass (2, 5, 6, 9)
  • Louis Johnson – bass (7)
  • Teo Lima – drums (1, 4, 7), percussion (7)
  • John Robinson – drums (2, 3)
  • Raymond Pounds – drums (5)
  • Vinnie Colaiuta – drums (6)
  • Carlos Vega – drums (8)
  • Ed Greene – drums (9)
  • Steve Forman – percussion (1, 2, 4, 6, 7, 9)
  • Sebastiao Neto – percussion (1, 3, 4, 6, 7), “voo doo” man (1)
  • Ron Powell – percussion (3)
  • Edson Aparecido da Silva (AKA Cafe) – percussion (4)
  • Ernie Watts – horns (1, 4), saxophone solo (1)
  • Bill Reichenbach Jr. – horns (1, 4), tuba solo (4)
  • Gary Grant – horns (1, 4)
  • Jerry Hey – horns (1, 4), horn arrangements (1, 4)
  • Juan Carlos Calderón – string arrangements (9)
  • Leza Miller – vocal solo (1), vocals (1, 2, 4, 6, 8), backing vocals (5, 8)
  • Carol Rogers – vocal solo (1), vocals (1, 4), backing vocals (5, 8)
  • Gracinha Leporace – vocals (1, 3), backing vocals (5, 8)
  • Geoff Lieb – vocals (1, 4)
  • Bill Martin – vocals (1, 4)
  • Robert Martin – vocals (1, 4)
  • Suzanne Wallach – vocals (1, 4), backing vocals (5)
  • Joe Pizzulo – vocals (2)
  • Danny Sembello – vocals (5)
  • Cruz Baca – backing vocals (8)

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Weight 9 oz
Dimensions 7 × 7 × 1 in
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