ANNA

Latest update on 12/09/2017

Artist: Flo Sandon's
Author: Roman Vatro/Franco Giordano
Label: MGM
Year: 1951

Original title: El Negro Zumbon. In Italian hit movie Anna dubbing for Silvana Mangano, who was once married to film director Dino De Laurentis. The song and performance is rhythmically styled on the Brazilian 'bayon' (baiao). Another song, T'Ho Voluto Bene (Non Dimenticar) was also introduced via Flo in that movie; it became a hit years later for Nat King Cole as Non Dimenticar (Don't Forget).

Covers:

1952:

Amália Rodrigues [as El Negro Zumbón (Anna)]

1957:

Chet Atkins

1960s:

Perez Prado [as El Negro Zumbon]

1961:

Jorgen Ingmann

1961:

Spotnicks

1963:

Charlie Byrd

1963:

Peter Nero

1970:

Herb Alpert

1971:

Martin Wulms Orch.

1987:

Brave Combo

2001:

Avalanches [in outro Frontier Psychiatrist]

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