João Gilberto, Chega de Saudade, 1959 *
Chega de Saudade is the debut album from João Gilberto and is often credited as the first bossa nova album.
The title can be translated roughly as “enough longing”.
In 2007, it was listed by Rolling Stone Brazil as the fourth best Brazilian album of all time.
João Gilberto – vocals, guitar
Milton Banana – percussion
Antonio Carlos Jobim – musical direction and arrangements