Tarzan, o Filho do Alfaiate

Lyrics from "Tarzan, o Filho do Alfaiate" by Noel Rosa and Vadico (1936) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UWgWJn-FFJM ___ Quem foi que disse que eu era forte? // Who said I was strong? Nunca pratiquei esporte // I've never played sports nem conheço futebol...// I don't follow football O meu parceiro sempre foi o travesseiro // My partner has always been my pillow… Continue reading Tarzan, o Filho do Alfaiate

Conversa de Botequim

Lyrics from "Conversa de Botequim" by Noel Rosa and Vadico (1935) --- Good Audio Version --- Mister Waiter, do me a favor and bring me hurriedly A good coffee that's not reheated Some bread, nice and warm, with plenty of butter A napkin and a cup of chilled water Close the door on the right,… Continue reading Conversa de Botequim

Coisas Nossas

Lyrics from "Coisas nossas" by Noel Rosa (1932) --- I would like to be a tambourine To feel all day long Your hand drumming on my skin. This longing for the guitar and the shack, Our things, our things Samba, pennilessness And other fashions They're our things, they're things of ours! The malandro that doesn't… Continue reading Coisas Nossas