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April 7, 2021 | by Monisha Sharma


Antonio Carlos Jobim

Antonio Carlos Jobim

A pioneering figure and primary creator of the bossa nova style, Antonio Carlos Jobim merged Brazilian popular song with jazz to form a new and wildly popular hybrid that captivated listeners from its inception in the 1960s to today.

Listen to our "bossa nova" playlist to hear a curation of some classic bossa nova tracks over the years.  

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