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Heitor Pereira
Number of songs: 1 | Total weeks on charts: 15
Appearing in a total number of: 1 charts | Total period running: 96 days

Heitor Teixeira Pereira (born November 29, 1960), or Heitor TP, is a Brazilian musician, who played with Simply Red and several famous musicians, like Elton John, Rod Stewart, k.d. lang and Jack Johnson; and is currently working as a film music composer at Hans Zimmer's studio. Although primarily a guitarist, he also provided backing vocals live for the Simply Red song "Thrill Me". 

In 1994 he released a solo album in the UK called Heitor TP, which featured guest appearance from Mick Hucknall on the track "Manchester". Heitor left Simply Red to concentrate on his solo career. He played guitar and composed additional music for soundtracks like Gladiator, Mission Impossible 2, The Road to El Dorado, I Am Sam, Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron and Madagascar. 

In 2003, Pereira contributed the song "Remember Me" for the soundtrack for Something's Gotta Give. 

In 2006, Heitor Pereira won a Grammy Award for 'Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying a Vocalist' on a version of the song "What Are You Doing the Rest of Your Life?" by Chris Botti and Sting. 

In 2011, he played guitar on the soundtrack of the film, Cowboys & Aliens.
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Heitor Pereira in the news
Downtown Signs Deal With Faber Music (24/01/2019) Hollywood Music In Media Awards Announces Nominees In Film, TV, & Video Game Music (16/10/2018)
ignore (16/10/2018) Smallfoot: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Details Unveiled (10/09/2018)
Niall Horan Debuts Original New Song "Finally Free" For Big-Screen Animated Adventure "smallfoot" (07/07/2018) Prolific Film Composer John Powell Recognized With ASCAP Henry Mancini Award; Composer And Songwriter Germaine Franco Receives ASCAP Shirley Walker Award At 2018 ASCAP Screen Music Awards (24/05/2018)
Lakeshore Records Presents Frank Vs. God - Offical Motion Picture Soundtrack (26/05/2017) Varese Sarabande Records To Release Krakow Film Music Festival 2016 CD (18/05/2016)
Atlantic Records Announces The Angry Birds Movie (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (08/04/2016) Curious George 3: Back To The Jungle (26/05/2015)
Downtown Signs Academy Award Winning Film Composer & Producer Atticus Ross (21/01/2015) ignore (21/01/2015)
Watertower Music Announces Release Of "If I Stay - Song Inspired By The Book" By Fan Abigail Wate, Discovered On YouTube (02/09/2014) "If I Stay" Los Angeles World Premiere Wednesday, August 20, 2014 (19/08/2014)
'If I Stay' Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Due August 19th From WaterTower Music (30/07/2014)
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