Gary Criss ‎– Rio De Janeiro

Salsoul Records ‎– SA 8504
Vinyl, LP, Album

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Rio De Janeiro
Written-By – Billy Terrell
A2 The Girl From Ipanema / Brazilian Nights
Written-By [Brazilian Nights] – John Davis (5)Written-By [The Girl From Ipanema] – Tom Jobim*, Gilbert*, V. Morais*
B1 Amazon Queen
Written-By – B. Terrell*, Gary Criss, L. Criss*
B2 The Lady Is Latin (The Girl Is Bad)
Written-By – Ray Dahrouge
B3 My Rio Lady
Written-By – Jimmy Druiett
B4 The Calm Before The Storm
Written-By – Billy Terrell



Produced for Amazon Productions
Recorded at: Ridge Sound Studio, Phila, PA.
Sigma Sound Studio, Phila, PA.
Alpha International, Phila, PA.
Mixed at Sigma Sound, N.Y., N.Y.
Manufactured and distributed by Salsoul Distributing Company
℗ 1978 Amazon Records
© 1978 Salsoul Record Corporation

Billy Terrell appears courtesy of Mr. Vee Productions
John Davis appears courtesy of Sam Records
Venice Thomas and Carolyn Mitchell appear courtesy of
Polydor Records

Special thanks to: Glenn LaRusso, Kenn Friedman,
Lloyd Gelassen, Jake Nadler, Priscilla Chatman, Mimi Gregory,
Chuck Gregory (at Salsoul), Madeline Machado, Steve Kopitko
(at Grubman and Indurski), Ricardo Lamounier (DJ),
Rafael Torres (DJ) and Bob Pantano (DJ).

This album is dedicated to Melinha—The real girl from Ipanema

To the friend of Rio, through who's wonderful voice promotes our
city, our compliments and appreciation from the people of Rio.
14-4-78 Marcos Tamoyo, Mayor of Rio de Janeiro

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Label): SA 8504 A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Label): SA 8504 B

Other Versions (5 of 10) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
OTLCD-5075 Gary Criss Rio De Janeiro(CD, Album, RE, RM) Octave Lab OTLCD-5075 Japan 2014 Sell This Version
AMZ-4420 Gary Criss Rio De Janeiro(LP, Album, Gat) Amazon Records AMZ-4420 Brazil 1978 Sell This Version
SA 8504 Gary Criss Rio De Janeiro(LP, Album, Promo) Salsoul Records SA 8504 US 1978 Sell This Version
6450 455 Gary Criss Rio De Janeiro(LP, Album) Philips 6450 455 Greece 1978 Sell This Version
062 061278 Gary Criss Rio De Janeiro(LP, Album) EMI 062 061278 Spain 1978 Sell This Version