Posts Tagged 'Samba'

Is Michel Teló a good thing for Brazilian music?

Back in my little Brazilian ghetto in London, whenever we played Brazilian music at parties, everyone loved it. It didn’t really matter if it was funk, country, rock or samba. Everyone would sing along and even dance – because doing so gave us a sense of belonging, it brought us back home for a few moments.

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Elza Soares @ Mau Mau

The first of two London shows for Rio samba star Elza Soares, a singer respected for over 50 years service to samba, during which she has had a number of hits including “Se Acaso Você Chegasse”, “Boato”, “Mulata Assanhada” and