O Teatro Mágico is a brazilian band formed in 2003. The project mix many types of art , such as literature, poetry, theatre, music and circus. Listen to ” Nosso Pequeno Castelo” , a great song!
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Cazuza was a composer and singer, he died in 1990, but still an important name of brazilian music. Enjoy “Todo Amor que Houver nessa Vida” when he was vocal in the rock band Barão Vermelho, and listen to his solo song “Codinome Beija-Flor”.
Gilberto Gil is a MPB singer from Brazil. Listen to his great cover “Three Little Birds” mixing several brazilians styles.
Chico Science & Nação Zumbi is an experimental project from Brazil. Mixing samba, punk-rock and reggae, they do some peculiar music. The group changed they name to Nação Zumbi after the vocal (Chico Science) died in a car accident. Listen to ” Maracatu Atômico”.
Ivete Sangalo is a brazilian singer of a genre named “Axé” which mix samba and some africans rithms. Listen to “Sorte Grande”.
Maria Rita is a brazilian MPB singer. She is daughter of the great musician Elis Regina. Listen to her version of ” Não deixe o Samba Morrer”.
O Rappa is a brazilian band. Their lyrics are about the social problems in Brazil. They mix several music genres such as rock, reggae, funk, hip hop and samba. Enjoy “Minha Alma”.
Ok. That’s funny. Y- no is a japanese group but famous for playing a brazilian genre named “Pagode”. Pagode is a kind of new-samba, very popular in Brazil.
The group sings in portuguese (sometimes seems that they using google translator) and japanese. It’s called J-Pagode. Listen to “Querido meu amor”.
Does anyone like samba?
Roberta de Sá is a brazilian singer , born in 1980, known for her Samba/MPB music. Listen to ” Samba de um Minuto”.
Los Hermanos is a alternative rock/samba/MPB band from Rio de Janeiro. The group was formed in 1997. Although the band is Brazilian, the name is Spanish for “the brothers”, which would be “Os Irmãos” in Portuguese.