|Bossacucanova / Best Of Bossacucanova, The|
|Album:||Best Of Bossacucanova, The||Collection:||World|
|Label:||Six Degrees Records|
|Add Date:||2016-10-11||Pull Date:||2016-12-11||Charts:||Reggae/World|
|Week Ending:||11 Dec||4 Dec||27 Nov||20 Nov||6 Nov||30 Oct||23 Oct||16 Oct|
|1.||Thu, 19 Sep 19:||Global Ginga|
|4.||Tue, 13 Dec 16:||Kamla|
It's Bollywood, It's Hollywood
|2.||Wed, 14 Dec 16:||Decca|
At the Cafe Bohemian
|5.||Sat, 10 Dec 16:||Eme O|
|3.||Tue, 13 Dec 16:||SOL·MAX·ION|
Clean Copper Radio
|6.||Tue, 06 Dec 16:||SOL·MAX·ION|
Clean Copper Radio
The Best of Bossacucanova|
Best of Bossocucanova features musicof well-know Brazilian singers like Mario Meniscal whose dad Robert Meniscal was one of the founders of bosaa nova. Other musicians featured in this album include Oscar Castro, Wanda Sa, Silivio Ceasar.
The group mixes bossa nova sounds with electronica that has a fun, cool & relaxed sound about it.You go to a happy place when you listen to this album.This is the kind of album you could play at a gathering and have a great time. I played this album multiple times before writing this review.
The tracks that worked were #1,2, 7,10,11 12, 13, 14
1. A beautiful track that has a familiar sound like where have I heard it before? Maybe you too have heard it before? Play it.
2. A lovely track that instantly puts you in a happy place. Cool vibes.
3. Sandra Wa’s vocals put you in a mild trance like state with its slow & mesmerizing tempo.
4. Roberto Menescal is featured in this instrumental track that combines the best of bossa nova with electronica.
5. If you like bossa nova instrumental track then this is your kind of music. Roberto Menscal is featured in this.
6. Play this mellow& cool track.Chill & sip a cocktail.
7. What a cool track.For a second I wish I knew Portuguese to figure out what Wilson Simoninha is singing.
8. Now, this is the kind of song that comes to mind when you say bossa nova & Brazil in the same breath. A lovely tune.
9. The only English song. Whimsical.
10. Fun,cool & groovy track. Just groove, ok.Don’t need to know no Portuguese.
11. Pleasant melody on the slow track. Naaice.
12. The opening loop pulls you right in & you want to groove.The refrain is pretty infectious. Peppy. Fresh. Delightful.
13. Thought this was a Bollywood song at first. The opening loop sounds very familiar. Infectious tune. Delightful percussion.
14. Bright. Peppy. Captivating. Groovy. Infectious tune.
Kamla Sept 30, 2016