Bossa Nova Baby

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"Bossa Nova Baby"
Single by Elvis Presley
from the album Fun in Acapulco
B-side "Witchcraft"
Released October 1963
Format 7", 45rpm
Recorded January 22, 1963
Genre Rock and roll, bossa nova
Length 2:02
Label RCA Victor
Writer(s) Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller
Producer(s) Joseph Lilley
Elvis Presley singles chronology
"(You're The) Devil in Disguise"
"Bossa Nova Baby"
"Kissin' Cousins/It Hurts Me"

"Bossa Nova Baby" is a song written by Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller and recorded on January 22, 1963, in RCA Studio B, in Nashville, Tennessee[1] by Elvis Presley as part of the soundtrack of the 1963 motion picture Fun in Acapulco. The song appeared in a 2014 ad for Heineken.

The song reached number eight on the Billboard Hot 100 pop chart[2] and number twenty on the Billboard R&B Singles chart in 1963.[3] It also reached number 13 in the UK charts.[4]

It was first recorded and released by Tippie and the Clovers in 1962.[5]


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