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Brasilia - Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass - What Now My Love (CD, Album)

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  1. Director Claude Lelouch used the song at the climax of his film Toute une vie, which led to it being released in America under the title And Now My Love. US Top 40 covers include Sonny & Cher (#14 US, #13 UK) in , Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass instrumentally in the .
  2. Herb Alpert’s arrangement of “Et Maintenant” (which translates to “And Now” in English) was inspired by passing taxi horns in Tijuana. We are, of course, referring to “What Now My Love” which led off the album of the same title. This is the original French version written by composer Gilbert Bécaud and lyricist Pierre Delanoë.
  3. With this album, Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass settle into their hitmaking groove, the once strikingly eclectic elements of Dixieland, pop, rock, and mariachi becoming more smoothly integrated within Alpert's infectious "Ameriachi" blend. They sound more like a band; along with Alpert's now-indelibly stamped trumpet sound, you can recognize jazzman John Pisano's distinctive rhythm guitar 7/
  4. Sep 01,  · Discover releases, reviews, track listings, recommendations, and more about Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass - What Now My Love at Discogs. Complete your Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass /5().
  5. By What Now My Love Herb Alpert has settled into a formula, and it is becoming a bit too familiar. Regardless, the title track was another massive hit, and in fact the album starts off strong with the first three tracks. Despite continuing the usual with some upbeat pseudo-mariachi numbers combined with pop covers and standards, there is a slight change in the production. It is starting to.
  6. Hit singles and albums seemed to pour out effortlessly on the A&M label, as Alpert continued to craft the Tijuana Brass sound. Issued in April , What Now My Love held the No. 1 spot on the Billboard Album chart for nine weeks, longer than any other Tijuana Brass album, and the title track garnered two Grammy Awards.
  7. Herb Alpert (born March 31, in Los Angeles, California) is an American musician most associated with the Tijuana Brass, a now-defunct brass band of which he was leader. He is also famous as a recording industry executive - he is the "A" of A&M Records.
  8. Dec 04,  · What Now My Love is the sixth album by Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass, released in It remained at #1 on the Billboard Album chart for nine weeks, the longest of any album released by the group. By this album, the Brass were playing only a token Mexican-themed song or two per album, the rest of the tracks being pop hits and Broadway tunes/5(12).