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It was a worldwide hit in the mids and won a Grammy for Record of the Year in English lyrics were written later by Norman Gimbel.
The first commercial recording was inby Pery Ribeiro. The Stan Getz recording featuring the vocal debut of Astrud Gilberto became an international hit. In the US, the single peaked at number five on the Billboard Hotand went to number one for two weeks on the Easy Listening chart. It is believed to be the second most recorded pop song in history, after " Yesterday " by The Beatles.
Ipanema is a fashionable seaside neighborhood located in the southern region of the city of Rio de Janeiro. Norman Gimbel wrote the English lyrics. Her voice, without trained singer mannerisms, proved a perfect fit for the song.
She would sometimes enter the bar to buy cigarettes for her mother and leave to the sound of wolf-whistles. Since the song became popular, she has become a celebrity. The legacy of "The Girl from Ipanema" was acknowledged by multiple aspects of the Summer Olympics Ipanema - Various - Stereoptico Presents Paralympics held in Rio de Ipanema - Various - Stereoptico Presents the Olympic and Paralympic mascots were respectively named Vinicius and Tom after the song's co-writers by a public vote,  while the Olympics' opening ceremony featured a segment themed around the song and the architecture of Oscar Niemeyer.
Inthe song's copyright owners heirs of their composer fathers sued Pinheiro for using the title of the Ipanema - Various - Stereoptico Presents as the name of her boutique Garota de Ipanema. In their complaint, they stated that her status as The Girl from Ipanema Garota de Ipanema did not entitle her to use a Ipanema - Various - Stereoptico Presents that legally belonged to them.
A press release by Jobim and Moraes, the composers, in which they had named Pinheiro as the real Girl from Ipanema Garota de Ipanema was used as evidence that they had intended to bestow this title on her. The court ruled in favor of Pinheiro. In a separate legal dispute, Astrud Gilberto sued Frito-Lay for trademark infringement for using the song in a TV advertisement for its baked potato chips. Gilberto argued that:. She claims as a result to have earned trademark rights in the recording, which she contends the public recognizes as a mark designating her as a singer.
She contends, therefore, that Frito-Lay could not lawfully use the recording in an advertisement for its chips without her permission. In Oliveira v. Frito-Lay Inc. Petula Clark sang it in on The Muppet Show. Diana Krall recorded another version on her album Quiet Nights. The reason for "The Boy from Ipanema" Guardian Angel - Mink DeVille - Return To Magenta is partially caused by an awkward translation occurring when female vocalists sing: "But each time when she walks to the sea, she looks straight ahead not at HE.
The phrase "Boy from Ipanema" — but nothing from the song — appears in Norwegian recording artist Annie 's " Anthonio ". Likewise, the phrase "Girl from Ipanema" appears in The B's ' single " Girl from Ipanema Goes to Greenland ," again without any musical reference Ipanema - Various - Stereoptico Presents the original song. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Redirected from Girl from Ipanema. Bossa nova jazz. Billboard Hot  5 U. Billboard Adult Contemporary  1 U.
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