100% Compra Segura

Studio equipment

Our full range of studio equipment from all the leading equipment and software brands. Guaranteed fast delivery and low prices.

Visit Juno Studio

100% Compra Segura

DJ equipment

Our full range of DJ equipment from all the leading equipment and software brands. Guaranteed fast delivery and low prices.Visit Juno DJ

Formato: LP
Nº catál.: AOTNLP 015
Editado: 07 Dec 17
Género: Disco/Reediciones
 Add to Wishlist
in stock $14.31
Tracklist
Cara 1
1. "Copacabana Sadia" (4:08)
2. "Obvio" (4:05)
3. "Que Signo Voce E?" (2:49)
4. "Agre Doce" (3:24)
5. "Rio Sinal Verde" (3:32)
Cara 2
1. "Super Sensivel" (2:29)
2. "Hora H" (3:08)
3. "Pedras De Cristal" (3:47)
4. "Via Aerea" (3:05)
5. "Entrego A Deus" (2:54)
 Add to Wishlist
in stock $14.31
Review

Under the Junior Mendes alias, Luiz Mendes Jr was a key figure on the Brazilian funk/soul scene of the '70s and early '80s. As writer, composer and producer, he had a hand in a variety of releases by such big-hitting Brazilian artists as Banda Black Rio and Tim Maia. In 1982 he recorded and released his sole solo album, Cococabana Sadia, a set that remains virtually unknown outside of his native Brazil. As this Athens of the North reissue proves, it's something of an overlooked gem. Musically, it's typically of boogie-era Brazilian soul and funk, mixing native rhythms and instrumentation with elements borrowed from disco, jazz-funk and bouncy dancefloor soul. It's unashamedly sunny and positive, too, and should be essential listening for anyone who loves Latin disco and boogie.

What do you think of this release? Write a review in the Facebook comments box below:

What do you think of this release?

Tell us what you think in the Facebook comments box below:

100% Compra Segura

BEST MUSIC STORE: 5 TIME WINNERS