Fridays Are For Frank: “Girl From Ipanema” (feat. Tom Jobim)

Fridays Are For Frank: “Girl From Ipanema” (feat. Tom Jobim)

The calendar is doing what it can to stretch this summer out, with Labor Day Weekend still one week away.

That gives you yet another solid “beach weekend”—Down the Shore, Pier A or Pier 13—to finally connect with that “tall and tan and young and lovely“…

Underscoring the urgency, here’s Frank Sinatra sitting down with Brazilian Bossa Nova virtuoso Antônio Carlos “Tom” Jobim to perform a very laid back version of “The Girl From Ipanema”—the timeless worldwide hit, written by Jobim himself.

“But each day, when she walks to the sea
She looks straight ahead, not at me.”

Time’s running out, so make you move. You know Frank would…

Authored by: hMAG