Heitor Teixeira Pereira, 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\".\nIn 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.\nIn 2003, Pereira contributed the song \"Remember Me\" for the soundtrack for Something's Gotta Give.\nIn 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.\nIn 2011, he played guitar on the soundtrack of the film, Cowboys & Aliens.