Confetti (Sérgio Mendes album)

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Confetti
Studio album by Sérgio Mendes
Released 1984
Recorded 1984
Genre Samba, Pop, Bossa Nova, Latin Pop
Label A&M Records
SP-4984
Producer Sérgio Mendes, Robbie Buchanan
Sérgio Mendes chronology
Sérgio Mendes
(1983)
Confetti
(1984)
Brasil '86
(1986)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 1.5/5 stars [1]

Confetti is an album from 1984 by Sérgio Mendes.

Most of the songs of the album were written by established US pop composers and lyricists such as Alan and Marilyn Bergman, Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil, Don Freeman, and Tom Snow. Among the notable singers on the album are Joe Pizzulo and Gracinha Leporace.

The song Olympia from the album was written for the 1984 Summer Olympics.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Olympia" (Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil) – 5:25
  2. "Say it With Your Body" (John Bettis, Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil) – 4:31
  3. "Let's Give a Little More This Time" (Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil) – 3:42
  4. "The Sound of One Song (Depende de Nós)" (Ivan Lins, Vitor Martins, Cynthia Weil) – 3:23
  5. "Alibis" (Tony Macaulay, Tom Snow) – 3:59
  6. "Dance Attack" (David Batteau, Don Freeman) – 3:55
  7. "Kisses" (Ivan Lins, Vitor Martins, Alan Bergman, Marilyn Bergman) – 3:20
  8. "Real Life" (Barry Alfonso, Tom Snow) – 3:59
  9. "Morrer De Amor" ("To Die Of Love)" (Oscar Castro-Neves, Luvercy Fiorini) – 3:29

Brazilian version[edit]

  1. "Olympia" – 5:28
  2. "Say it With Your Body" – 4:32
  3. "Let's Give a Little More This Time" – 3:43
  4. "Depende de Nós" (Ivan Lins, Vitor Martins) – 3:30
  5. "Real Life" – 3:59
  6. "Alibis" – 4:03
  7. "Dance Attack" – 3:55
  8. "Kisses" – 3:24
  9. "To Die of Love" – 3:27
  10. "Olympia (instrumental version)" (Barry Mann) - 4:19

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ginell, Richard S. "Sergio Mendes: Confetti" at AllMusic. Retrieved 31 August 2011.