Band Bossa Nova

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Big Band Bossa Nova
... Big Band Bossa Nova is a 1962 Bossa Nova album by American impresario, jazz composer, trumpeter, arranger and record producer Quincy Jones ... and his big band ... It features the popular "Soul Bossa Nova" that was used as theme music in the Austin Powers films ...

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