Nordeste Pra Frente

Lyrics from "Nordeste pra frente" by Luiz Gonzaga and Luis Queiroga (1968) https://youtu.be/seA8kFDjHIc --- Sr. repórter já que tá me entrevistando // Mr. Reporter, since you're interviewing me Vá anotando pra botar no seu jornal // Take this down to put in your paper Que meu Nordeste tá mudado // That my Northeast is changed… Continue reading Nordeste Pra Frente

Cartão de Natal

"Cartão de Natal" (Christmas Card, by Luiz Gonzaga & Zé Dantas, 1954) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mLzlLRnRsus --- Ouvindo os sinos de Deus // Hearing God's bells Repicando na matriz // Chiming in the parish church Para você e os seus // For you and yours Peço um Natal bem feliz // I wish for a merry Christmas Blem, blem, blem… Continue reading Cartão de Natal

Pagode Russo

Lyrics from "Pagode Russo" by Luiz Gonzaga and João Silva (1984) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y7m1P_ci7Tc Yesterday I dreamed I was in Moscow Dancing Russian pagode in the Cossacked Club (2x) It seemed almost like a frevo in that drop-but-don't-fall It seemed almost like a frevo in that go-but-don't-go (2x) Come here Cossack, Cossack, dance now In the Cossack dance, no… Continue reading Pagode Russo