A paixão e a jura

Lyrics from "A paixão e a jura" by Paulo César Pinheiro and Mauro Duarte (1981) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xsIjDoj7Z38 --- Eu ando sofrendo tanto // I’ve been suffering so much Quando essa paixão me invade // As this passion overcomes me e às vezes me pego em prantos // And sometimes catch myself in tears com receio de ferir outra amizade//… Continue reading A paixão e a jura

“Estrela de Madureira” and “Madureira Chorou”

Lyrics from "Estrela de Madureira" by Acyr Pimentel and Cardoso; recorded by Roberto Ribeiro (1975) --- Shining in a tremendous theater, in a tourbillion of light, of light The vision appears of she who my samba expresses The star goes on shining, a thousand sequins sprinkling the ground with poetry The lead showgirl from the suburb on the Central line… Continue reading “Estrela de Madureira” and “Madureira Chorou”