Marietta Waters Music: Singer and Composer

Marietta Waters Music

Marietta Waters is an American vocalist, born and raised in the Philadelphia area. Singing was a way of life in her musically talented family.

Both of Marietta’s parents were professional entertainers–Mary Waters a dancer and Arthur J. Waters a pianist.

As a child, Marietta loved to sing and perform with her parents on stage. In the years to follow she evolved into a successful solo singer, songwriter, producer, and vocal coach.

Marietta Waters Music in the Eighties

Marietta Waters Music

Marietta’s solo career flourished in the post-disco eighties era. Under the name Marietta she released several singles and appeared on movie soundtracks for several top grossing films, including Top Gun and Fire & Ice.

In an enviable career spanning four decades, Marietta toured and recorded with a number of top musical artists. The long list includes Sergio Mendes, Oscar Castro-Neves, Harold Faltermeyer, Giorgio Moroder, Berlin, Animotion, Donna Summer, Elton John, Olivia Newton-John, Crystal Lewis, Dave Grusin, Cyndi Lauper, The Cars, Huey Lewis, Jeffrey Osborne, Lee Ritenour, Ringo Starr, Tony Bennett, Stevie Wonder, and Maurice White and Verdine White of Earth, Wind & Fire.

Tony Jones, Drummer
Marietta has a special voice that transcends musical styles.

Destination Unknown

Top Gun (1986)
Performed by Marietta

Top Gun

Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (Special Expanded Edition)
Destination Unknown Performed by Marietta

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Born to Dance

Producer: Harold Faltermeyer (1986)
Written by Harold Faltermeyer, Tom Whitlock
Performed by Marietta

Fire and Ice

Fire and Ice (1986) German Original Title Feuer und Eis
Directed by Willy Bogner
Performed by Marietta

Fire and Ice

Original Soundtrack by Harold Faltermeyer
Title Track Performed by Marietta

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Thunder & Lightning

Fire, Ice and Dynamite (1990) German original title Feuer, Eis und Dynamit
Directed by Willy Bogner
Performed by Marietta

Fire, Ice & Dynamite

Original Soundtrack by Harold Faltermeyer
Thunder & Lightning Performed by Marietta
Never Give Up Performed by Chris Thompson & Marietta

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Marietta Waters Music Photo Gallery

Top right: Animotion Band; Middle row: Weird Al Yankovic, Berlin’s Terri Nunn, Sergio Mendes; Bottom row: Terri Nunn, Al Jarreau

Marietta Waters Music Collage

Sergio Mendes & Brasil ’88

Tracklist:
Bridges (Travessia) (Milton Nascimento, Fernando Brant) 4:39
Waters of March (Antonio Carlos Jobim) 3:51
That’s Enough For Me (Dave Grusin, Patti Austin) 3:52
Misturada (Airto Moreira) 2:59
One More Lie (Ralph Dino, John Sembello) 3:39
Midnight Lovers (Ralph Dino, John Sembello) 3:21
Harley (John Sembello) 3:02
Tiro Cruzado (Cross Fire) (Márcio Borges, Nelson Ângelo) 3:18
Life Goes On (Bernard Ighner) 3:57

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Sergio Mendes Medley of Hits

Live at the Coconut Grove (1979)

  • Keyboards & Vocals: Sergio Mendes

  • Vocals: Bonnie Bowden, Carol Rogers & Marietta Waters

  • Bass: Warren Giancaterino

  • Brazilian & Electric Guitar: Oscar Castro-Neves

  • Electric & Acoustic Guitar: David Amaro

  • Drums: Alan Diaz

  • Percussion: Ron Powell

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A Call From the Heart

Marietta’s latest release was inspired by her pop, soul, Latin, jazz, R&B, and gospel influences.

Now living in southern California, Marietta continues to work as a songwriter, performer, recording artist, and singing coach.

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Courtesies

Marietta Waters (Wikipedia)

Marietta Waters Discography

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