Equinox (Sérgio Mendes album)

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Equinox
Equinoxalbum.jpg
Studio album by Sérgio Mendes
Released 1967
Genre Bossa nova
Label A&M
Producer Herb Alpert, Jerry Moss
Sérgio Mendes chronology
Herb Alpert Presents
(1966)
Equinox
(1967)
Look Around
(1967)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars [1]

Equinox is the second album by Sérgio Mendes and Brasil '66, with vocalists Lani Hall and Janis Hansen.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Constant Rain (Chove Chuva)" (Jorge Ben, Norman Gimbel)
  2. "Cinnamon and Clove" (Johnny Mandel, Alan, Marilyn Bergman)
  3. "Watch What Happens" (Michel Legrand, Jacques Demy, Norman Gimbel)
  4. "For Me" (Arrastão) (Edu Lobo, Norman Gimbel)
  5. "Bim-Bom" (João Gilberto)
  6. "Night and Day" (Cole Porter)
  7. "Triste" (Antônio Carlos Jobim)
  8. "Gente" (Marcos Valle, Paulo Sérgio Valle)
  9. "Wave" (Antonio Carlos Jobim)
  10. "Só Danço Samba (Jazz 'n' Samba)" (Antônio Carlos Jobim, Vinícius de Moraes)

Personnel[edit]

Musicians

Production

Charts[edit]

Chart (1967) position
US Billboard 200[2] 24
US Top Jazz Albums (Billboard)[3] 3

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification Certified units/Sales
United States (RIAA)[4] Gold 500,000^

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ginell, Richard S. Sergio Mendes: Equinox at AllMusic. Retrieved 31 August 2011.
  2. ^ "Sergio Mendes & Brasil '66 – Chart history" Billboard 200 for Sergio Mendes & Brasil '66.
  3. ^ "Sergio Mendes & Brasil '66 – Chart history" Billboard Top Jazz Albums for Sergio Mendes & Brasil '66.
  4. ^ "American album certifications – Sérgio Mendes & Brasil 66". Recording Industry Association of America.  If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Album, then click SEARCH