Title: ONDAS

Release date: 2016.07.20

Catalog nr: TECE-3378
Label: Teichiku

First press: no


«Ondas» is Kaori Iida‘s first mini-album, released 11 years after her previous full length album. It is a cover album in Portuguese with bossa nova rhythms and a latin flare.

The title of the album is Portuguese and means "Waves". The track list has been shuffled around by the record company several times; it was first announced to be:

イパネマの娘 (Ipanema no Musume) --> title changed to Garota de Ipanema
Mas Que Nada
Corcovado
おいしい水 (Oishii Mizu) --> title changed to Agua de Beber
One Note Samba --> title changed to Samba de Uma Nota So
06. Wave
モーニングコーヒー (ボサノババージョン) (Morning Coffe (Bossa Nova Version)

Iida recording the music video

Promo poster

Promo poster

To promote the album, Iida held a mini-live event at Terrace Mall on the 18th. She sang four songs from her new album, as well as an album track from Tanpopo's debut album Tanpopo1. Some reports also says she sang Love Machine, a cover of Morning Musume's 7th single.

Set list:
1.ワンノートサンバ (One Note Samba)
MC
2.イパネマの娘 (Ipanema no Musume)
3.モーニングコーヒー(ボサノバVer.) (Morning Coffee (Bossa Nova Ver.))
MC
4.マシュケナダ (Mas Que Nada)
MC
5.たんぽぽ (Tanpopo)


TRACK LIST


01. Wave
02. Samba de Uma Nota So
03. Agua de Beber
04. Garota de Ipanema
05. モーニングコーヒー (Morning Coffee)
06. Mas Que Nada
07. Corcovado 

 

 


CREDITS


Wave

Lyrics & Music: Antonio Carlos Jobim  | Arrangement: Suguru Suzuki

This track is a cover of Brazilian singer and song writer Antonio Carlos Jobim's "Wave" (also known as "Vou Te Contar") from 1968. The song was voted by the Brazilian edition of Rolling Stone to be the 73rd greatest Brazilian song.


Samba de Uma Nota So

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This track is a cover of Brazilian singer and song writer Antonio Carlos Jobim's song of the same name. It was first released in 1963. 


Agua de Beber

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This track is a cover of Brazilian singer and song writer Antonio Carlos Jobim's song of the same name. It was first released in 1961 by Vinicius de Moraes


Garota de Ipanema

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This track is a cover of Brazilian singer and song writer Antonio Carlos Jobim's song of the same name. 

Iida also covered this song in French, then titled Ipanema no Musume, on her debut album Os Avrio -Ai wa Mattekurenai.


モーニングコーヒー (Morning Coffee)

Lyrics & Music: Tsunku  | Arrangement: Suguru Suzuki

This is a cover of Morning Museum's major debut single, released in 1998.


Mas Que Nada

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This track is a cover of a song written and originally performed by Jorge Ben on his debut album, which in a later cover version became the signature song of Sergio Mendes. The song was voted by the Brazilian edition of Rolling Stone as the 5th greatest Brazilian song. The song was inducted to the Latin Grammy Hall of Fame.


Corcovado

Lyrics & Music: Antonio Carlos Jobim  | Arrangement: Suguru Suzuki

"Corcovado" (known in English as "Quiet Nights of Quiet Stars") is a bossa nova song written by Antônio Carlos Jobim in 1960. The title refers to the Corcovado mountain in Rio de Janeiro.


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