Carmen Miranda – Weekend in Havana

Carmen Miranda whose birth name is Maria do Carmo Miranda da Cunha is a Portuguese-born Brazilian Samba singer and motion picture star. She was nicknamed Carmen by her father, because of his love of the opera Carmen by Georges Bizet. Carmen’s legacy was instrumental in systhesizing, divulging and popularizing samba. YouTube Preview Image

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