Jair Rodrigues

Jair Rodrigues

Real Name:
Jair Rodrigues de Oliveira
Profile:
Jair Rodrigues de Oliveira (February 6, 1939, Igarapava - SP - Brazil – May 8, 2014, Cotia - Brazil) was a Brazilian singer, father of Luciana Mello and Jair Oliveira (artistic name "Jairzinho"), who followed his musical career. It was established in Nova Europa, inland city of São Paulo State, where he lived until 1954, then moved with his family to São Carlos, where he could start his musical career, because this city had the best nightlife in the region.
His musical career began when he was a crooner in the mid-50 in São Carlos, arriving in 1954 and participating in its nightlife, which was intense, at the time also presented himslef at São Carlos Radio as a music contestant and with cameos, living intensely in this city, by the end of the decade.
In 1958 Jair Rodrigues gave military service in Tiro de Guerra São Carlos ( a military unity), as Recruit #134.
In the early 60's Jair had gone to São Paulo city to achieve success, and obtained it by participating in television programs.
In 1965, Elis Regina and Jair Rodrigues had a very successful partnership program in "O Melhor da Bossa" (The Best of Bossa), a TV Record show.
In 1966, Jair participated in a music festival with the song "Disparada", by Geraldo Vandré and Theo De Barros, in conjunction with the band Quarteto Novo.
Known for singing sambas, Jair surprised public with a beautiful interpretation of the song. "Disparada" and "Banda", by Chico Buarque and interpreted by Nara Leão, were the favourites. The festival ended tied. From that moment on, his career took off and his talent ensured decades of success to him. Jair released an album a year and played hits
"O Menino da Porteira", "Boi da Cara Preta" and "Sua Majestade, o Sabiá". Toured through Europe, the U.S. and Japan in 1971, recorded the samba-theme "Festa Para Um Rei Negro", for the Escola de Samba Acadêmicos do Salgueiro, of Rio de Janeiro.
In the following decades, the production declined in amount, however, he was still known by his great energy and his infectious joy.
Dead in May 08, 2014 at the age of 75, by myocardial infarction.
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Jair Rodrigues Discography Tracks

Albums

P 632.162 Jair Rodrigues O Samba Como Ele É(LP, Album) Philips P 632.162 Brazil 1964 Sell This Version
P 632.717 L Jair Rodrigues Vou De Samba Com Você(LP, Album) Philips P 632.717 L Brazil 1964 Sell This Version
Elis Regina E Jair Rodrigues Elis Regina E Jair Rodrigues - 2 Na Bossa (Album) Philips, Philips Brazil 1965 Sell This Version
Elis Regina & Jair Rodrigues Elis Regina & Jair Rodrigues - Dois Na Bossa Número 2 (Album) Philips Brazil 1966 Sell This Version
Jair Rodrigues O Sorriso Do Jair (Album) Philips, Philips Brazil 1966 Sell This Version
Elis Regina & Jair Rodrigues Elis Regina & Jair Rodrigues - Dois Na Bossa Número 3 (Album) Philips Brazil 1967 Sell This Version
R 765.008L Jair Rodrigues Jair(LP, Album, Mono) Philips R 765.008L Brazil 1967 Sell This Version
R765.028L Jair Rodrigues Jair(LP, Album, Mono) Philips R765.028L Brazil 1967 Sell This Version
R 765.054 L, 842.860 PY Jair Rodrigues Menino Rei Da Alegria(LP, Album) Philips, Philips R 765.054 L, 842.860 PY Brazil 1968 Sell This Version
R 765.096 L Jair Rodrigues Jair De Todos Os Sambas No. 2(LP, Album, Mono) Philips R 765.096 L Brazil 1969 Sell This Version
R 765 081L Jair Rodrigues Jair De Todos Os Sambas(LP, Album) Philips R 765 081L Brazil 1969 Sell This Version
Jair Rodrigues Talento E Bossa (Album) Philips Spain 1970 Sell This Version
Jair Rodrigues É Isso Aí... (Album) Philips Brazil 1971 Sell This Version
6349.005 Jair Rodrigues Festa Para Um Rei Negro(LP, Album, Mono) Philips 6349.005 Brazil 1971 Sell This Version
6349.055 Jair Rodrigues Com A Corda Toda(LP, Album) Philips 6349.055 Brazil 1972 Sell This Version
Jair Rodrigues Orgulho De Um Sambista (Album) Philips, Philips Brazil 1973 Sell This Version
6349 105 Jair Rodrigues 10 Anos Depois(LP, Album) Philips 6349 105 Brazil 1974 Sell This Version
6349 120 Jair Rodrigues ..."Abra Um Sorriso Novamente"...(LP, Album) Philips 6349 120 Brazil 1974 Sell This Version
Jair Rodrigues Eu Sou O Samba (Album) Philips Italy 1975 Sell This Version
Jair Rodrigues à l'Olympia Philips France 1975 Sell This Version
6349.192, 6349 192 Jair Rodrigues Minha Hora E Vez(LP, Album) Philips, Philips 6349.192, 6349 192 Brazil 1976 Sell This Version
6349 342 Jair Rodrigues Estou Com O Samba E Não Abro!(LP, Album) Philips 6349 342 Brazil 1977 Sell This Version
6349 388 Jair Rodrigues O Rei Do Samba(LP) Philips 6349 388 France 1978 Sell This Version
6349 393, 6349.393 Jair Rodrigues Pisei Chão(LP, Album) Philips, Philips 6349 393, 6349.393 Brazil 1978 Sell This Version
Jair Rodrigues Antologia Da Seresta (Album) Philips Brazil 1979 Sell This Version

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