Singer, lyricist, and author who received the Best Latin Pop Performance Grammy Award in 1985.
She gained recognition as part of the group Sérgio Mendes & Brasil '66.
She had to go on a singing hiatus for about ten years because of a serious illness, but she returned to the industry in 1998.
She had close ties with
She has recorded popular renditions of Paul McCartney and The Beatles' songs "The Fool on the Hill" and "Day Tripper."