Monthly Archives: May 2014

Só vendo que beleza

Lyrics from “Só vendo que beleza” by Henricão and Rubens Campos (1942) — — I have a little house out at Marambaia It’s on the shore of the beach, gotta see it to believe such beauty There’s a vine that in the springtime … Continue reading

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“A voz do morro” and “Acender as velas”

Lyrics from “A voz do morro” by Zé Kéti (1955) – I’m samba, the voice from the morro, that’s me indeed, yes sir I want to show the world that I have worth I’m the king of the terreiro, I’m samba I’m native … Continue reading

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Ai, que saudades da Amélia

Lyrics from “Ai, que saudades da Amélia” by Ataulfo Alves and Mário Lago (1942) __ I’ve never seen someone make so many demands, nor do what you do to me You don’t know what a conscience is, and don’t get … Continue reading

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