Archive for August, 2008

Kaoma – Lambada

Monday, August 25th, 2008

Kaoma was a pop group made in France with the following members: Chyco Dru (bassist), Jacky Arconte (guitarist), Jean-Claude Bonaventure (producer and keyboardist), Michel Abihssira (drums and percussion), Fania (vocals), and Braz Loalwa (lead singer), Chico and Roberta (dancers). In 1989, they had a major chart-topping hit with their dance music single Lambada, a translation of Llorando se fue, which gave rise to the Lambada dance craze.

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C̩U РMalemolencia

Monday, August 18th, 2008

CéU, whose full name is Maria do Céu Whitaker Poças, is a Brazilian singer-songwriter whose first American album was released on the Six Degrees label in April 2007. She was born in São Paulo, Brazil on April 17, 1980, into a musical family. Her name CéU means sky in Portuguese.

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Raimundo Fagner – Amor Escondido

Monday, August 11th, 2008

Raimundo Fagner Cândido Lopes, born in Orós, Ceará on October 13, 1949, is a Brazilian singer, composer, musician, actor and music producer. He has had a distinguished career as a performer, singer, songwriter and composer for over 3 decades.

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Chico Buarque РConstrṳ̣o

Monday, August 4th, 2008

Francisco Buarque de Hollanda (born June 19, 1944 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil), popularly known as Chico Buarque, is a singer, guitarist, composer, dramatist, and writer. He is best known for his music which often comments on Brazil’s social, economic and cultural reality.

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