José Augusto (musician)

José Augusto (born José Augusto Cougil; August 16, 1953 in Rio de Janeiro) is a Brazilian singer-songwriter. He sings love balladas and romantic music in general, both in Portuguese and Spanish languages. His song "Mi Historia Entre Tus Dedos" (My History Between Your Fingers) peaked at No. 33 and No. 17 in the Billboard's Hot Latin Tracks and Latin Pop Airplay, respectively.[1]

José Augusto
José Augusto in 2012
José Augusto in 2012
Background information
Birth nameJosé Augusto Cougil
Born (1953-08-16) August 16, 1953 (age 69)
Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
GenresBrazilian pop, pop rock
Years active1971–present
LabelsEMI Music, BMG, Polygram Records, Abril Music and Universal Music
Websitewww.joseaugusto.com.br

DiscographyEdit

  • " José Augusto" – (1973) Candilejas (Portuguese and Spanish)
  • " José Augusto" – (1974) Palavras (Portuguese and Spanish)
  • " José Augusto" – (1975) Não tem Problema
  • " José Augusto" – (1976) Fascination (Spanish)
  • " José Augusto" – (1978) Doce Engano
  • " José Augusto" – (1978) Melancolia
  • " José Augusto" – (1979) Mis Amigos mi guitarra mi canciónes (Spanish)
  • " José Augusto" – (1980) El mejor de mis amigos (Spanish)
  • " José Augusto" – (1981) Querer y perder (Spanish)
  • " José Augusto" – (1982) Santa Teresa
  • " José Augusto" – (1982) Mujer (Spanish)
  • " José Augusto" – (1983) Português
  • " José Augusto" – (1984) Português
  • " José Augusto" – (1985) Fantasia (Portuguese and Spanish)
  • " José Augusto" – (1986) Sábado (Portuguese and Spanish)
  • " José Augusto" – (1988) Portugues
  • " José Augusto" – (1990) Aguenta coração (Portuguese and Spanish)
  • " José Augusto" – (1992) Querer é poder (Portuguese and Spanish)
  • " José Augusto" – (1994) longe de tudo
  • " José Augusto" – (1995) En cuerpo y alma (Spanish)
  • " José Augusto" – (1997) Mi historia entre tus dedos (Spanish)
  • " José Augusto" – (1998) Apasionado (Spanish)
  • " José Augusto" – (1999) Acústico (Portuguese and Spanish)
  • " José Augusto" – (1999) O sole mio (live)
  • " José Augusto" – (2000) Prisioneiro
  • " José Augusto" – (2001) De Volta para o Interior
  • " José Augusto" – (2002) Fantasia (Som Livre)
  • " José Augusto" – (2007) Conpilacion "CUBA"
  • " José Augusto" – (2008) Sempre (compilation)
  • " José Augusto" – (2008) Agüenta Coração (live)
  • " José Augusto" – (2008) Agüenta Coração Ao Vivo (DVD)
  • " José Augusto" – (2009) Ao Vivo – Portugal (DVD)
  • " José Augusto" – (2012) Ao Vivo – Na Estrada (DVD)
  • " José Augusto" – (2014) Quantas Luas
  • " José Augusto" – (2016) Duetos

FilmographyEdit

Year Title Role Notes
1969 No Paraíso das Solteironas
1974 Malteses, burgueses e às vezes...
1998 Fica Comigo (final film role)

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