Category Archives: Chico Buarque

Homenagem ao Malandro & Homenagem à Velha Guarda

Lyrics from “Homenagem ao Malandro” by Chico Buarque (1978) — I went to write a samba in honor of the cream of the malandragem That I know from Carnivals of years gone by I went to Lapa and the trip was wasted … Continue reading

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Beatriz

“Beatriz” by Edu Lobo and Chico Buarque (1983) — Look I wonder if she’s a maiden I wonder if she’s sad I wonder if it’s just the contrary I wonder if it’s painting The face of the actress If she dances in the … Continue reading

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Futuros Amantes

Lyrics from “Futuros Amantes” by Chico Buarque (1993) (After the song in this video Chico comments on Brazilian songs about love and heartbreak, mentioning some of his favorites.) — Don’t get flustered, nothing needs to happen right now Love’s in no … Continue reading

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