Various Artists / Beleza
Album: Beleza   Collection:World
Artist:Various Artists   Added:Dec 1998
Label:Luka Bop  

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Album Review
Don Farrell
Reviewed 2007-02-09

COLLECTION lukapop 1998
A great collection from David Byrne of Brazil's most popular singers.
All tracks are GREAT, good translations in the notes.
****1:3:58 male vocal, fast dance number.
**2: 5:37 ~Brazilian FUNK? Brazilian blues?, male vocal mid tempo.
3: 2:18 poetry, cool lyrics, vocal Brazilian hip hop ?? nice instrument backup.
****4: 4:02 Bahia's (NE Brazil) #1 female vocalist, African ( Yorban) chant great melody and instruments ( agogo a double cowbell).
****5:4:03 Male vocal hip hop,?? it's Chico Science, agogo and more percussion.
**6: 6:14 Brazil's outspoken social and political lyicist, ( sent into exile in the late 60's and 70's. fast male vocal, almost spoken word set to fast music.
*****7: 3:57 very stirring song about Brazil no longer knowing it's African roots, great vocal and great music.
***8: 4:13 mid tempo, male vocal, great voice, great percussion backup.
****9: Brazil's #1 female vocalist . This is GREAT popular Brazilian Music.
****10: 3:23 the Queen of Samba reggae ( her concerts are an aerobic workout).
***11: 3:26 slower, cool male vocal, great lyrics, beautiful Portuguese.
****12: 4:40 from Sergio Mendes of Brazil 66, cool cool lyrics in English.
**13: 0:31 slow spoken word, male vocal cool sound.
***14: 4:22 male vocal, funky guitar, percussion and beat poetry??
15: 3:43 slow male and female vocal , ok. D Farrell 12/98

Track Listing
 ArtistTrack Name
1. Gil, Gilberto Madalena
2. Lenine Hoje Eu Quero Sair So
3. Os Paralamas Do Sucesso Nao Me Estrague O Dia
4. Margareth Menezes Ifa, Um Canto Pra Subir
5. Chico Science ^ Nacao Zumbi Rios, Pontes, & Orverdrives
6. Caetano Veloso O Estrangeiro
7. Gonzaguinha Tanacara
8. Tom Ze Curiosidade
9. Marisa Monte Balanca Pema
10. Daniela Mercury Batuque
11. Carlos Carega Acho
12. Sergio Mendes What Is this
13. Arnaldo Antunes Imagem
14. Moleque De Rua Pregoes Do Rio
15. Arnaldo Antunes O Seu Olhar