Morris Albert

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Morris Albert
Birth name Maurício Alberto Kaisermann
Born (1951-09-07) 7 September 1951 (age 63)
São Paulo, SP, Brazil
Genres Pop, soft rock, jazz, blues, latin
Occupation(s) Singer-songwriter, musician, producer
Instruments Vocals, electric & acoustic guitar, piano, percussions
Years active 1973–present
Labels RCA Records

Morris Albert (born Maurício Alberto Kaisermann, 7 September 1951[1] in São Paulo, SP, Brazil) is a Brazilian singer and songwriter.

Albert is best known as a one-hit wonder for his 1975 international hit single "Feelings", a soft rock piece that hit the top 10 in both the United States and United Kingdom and that was composed by Loulou Gasté. It sold over one million copies, and was awarded a gold disc by the RIAA on November 13, 1975.[2]

Discography[edit]

Singles[edit]

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Albums[edit]

  • Feelings (1975) - U.S. #37
  • Morris Albert (1976) - U.S. #135

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See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Heenan, Andrew. "Real names of famous folks". Famous Folk. 
  2. ^ Murrells, Joseph (1978). The Book of Golden Discs (2nd ed.). London: Barrie and Jenkins Ltd. p. 353. ISBN 0-214-20512-6. 
  3. ^ Samson, John; Kimberley, Chris; Farquharson, Kevin (September–October 2000). "SA Charts 1969 - 1989". South Africa's Rock List. Retrieved January 7, 2014. As presented on Springbok Radio/Radio Orion 
  4. ^ Roberts, David (2006). British Hit Singles & Albums (19th ed.). London: Guinness World Records Limited. pp. 207/8. ISBN 1-904994-10-5. 
  5. ^ a b Charts & Awards at AllMusic

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