“Coisas banais” and “Preciso me encontrar”

Lyrics from "Coisas banais" by Candeia and Paulinho da Viola (1970) --- Look here, that's not how we treat what we have If our love is true, pride, vanity and disaffection are mundane things That only serve to hurt our love If you wish to leave, take the longing, take the pain And leave peace… Continue reading “Coisas banais” and “Preciso me encontrar”


Lyrics from "Zumbi" by Jorge Ben Album: A Tábua de Esmeralda (1974) --- Angola, Congo, Benguela Monjolo, Cabinda, Mina Quiloa, Rebolo Here where the men are There's a big auction They say that in the auction, There's  a princess for sale Who came, together with her subjects Chained on an oxcart I want to see,… Continue reading Zumbi