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Singer Astrud Gilberto dies at 83

Before you adopt a plant, identify places in your home you'd like to keep one. Balancing light, air flow, and water needs are essential to keeping a happy and healthy plant.

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Singer Astrud Gilberto dies at 83

Before you adopt a plant, identify places in your home you'd like to keep one. Balancing light, air flow, and water needs are essential to keeping a happy and healthy plant.

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Singer Astrud Gilberto dies at 83

Girl From Ipanema singer, who popularised bossa nova around the world, dies aged 83

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Singer Astrud Gilberto dies at 83

Gilberto was married to famed Brazilian musician and singer João Gilberto.

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Singer Astrud Gilberto dies at 83

The singer was born in Salvador, capital of Brazil´s northeastern state of Bahia, in 1940

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Singer Astrud Gilberto dies at 83

The version made Gilberto the first Brazilian to be nominated for a Grammy -- which she won, for song of the year, in 1965.

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Singer Astrud Gilberto dies at 83

In 2008, the Latin Recording Academy honored her with a Lifetime Achievement Award.

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Singer Astrud Gilberto dies at 83

Gilberto’s son, Marcelo, confirmed to The Independent that she died on 5 June.

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Singer Astrud Gilberto dies at 83

Aged just 24, Gilberto suffered from stage fright, which she overcame by taking theater classes at the Stella Adler acting academy.

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Singer Astrud Gilberto dies at 83

And was married to Joao Gilberto, a pioneer of the bossa nova genre who died in 2019.