Fool on the Hill (album)

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Fool on the Hill
Studio album by Sérgio Mendes
Released 1968
Genre Bossa nova
Label A&M
Producer Sérgio Mendes
Sérgio Mendes chronology
Look Around
Fool on the Hill
Crystal Illusions
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars [1]

Fool on the Hill is the fourth album by Sérgio Mendes and Brasil '66.

The band on this album is the second version of Brasil '66. Mendes replaced all of the original band members (with the exception of lead singer Lani Hall) for this album. The dismissed members went on to form a short-lived group, The Carnival, which released one self-titled album.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Fool on the Hill" (John Lennon / Paul McCartney)
  2. "Festa" (Dori Caymmi / Paulo César Pinheiro / Lani Hall)
  3. "Casa Forte" (Edu Lobo)
  4. "Canto Triste" (Edu Lobo / Vinícius de Moraes / Lani Hall)
  5. "Upa, Neguinho" (Edu Lobo / Gianfrancesco Guarnieri)
  6. "Lapinha" (Baden Powell / Paulo César Pinheiro)
  7. "Scarborough Fair" (Traditional, arranged by Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel)
  8. "When Summer Turns To Snow" (Dave Grusin / Alan Bergman / Marilyn Bergman)
  9. "Laia Ladaia" (Reza) (Edu Lobo / Ruy Guerra / Norman Gimbel)

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  1. ^ Ginell, Richard S. "Sergio Mendes & Brasil '66: Fool on the Hill > Review" at AllMusic. Retrieved 31 August 2011.