Sergio Mendes & Friends: A Celebration

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Join the Grammy Award-winning Brazilian musical artist for a celebration of his life and career. As relevant today as when he exploded on the scene with his group, Brasil ’66, Mendes played a huge role in popularizing Brazilian music around the world and fused Brazilian music with American pop to create a new genre. Featuring appearances from Herb Alpert, Common, Quincy Jones, John Legend and more

AIRED: June 05, 2021 | 0:00:30
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- [Narrator] "Sergio Mendes & Friends: A Celebration"

is a jubilant tale of a singular artist who remains as vital

and relevant today as when he exploded on the scene

with his group Brazil '66,

featuring common, John legend and will.i.am.

"Sergio Mendes & Friends: A Celebration",

paints a rich entertaining portrait

of an extraordinary artist.

(upbeat music)