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The Story Behind 'Mas Que Nada'

by Brazil Club - Let The Music Take You There on 09/20/2017 - 11:59 am

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Musical Milestones
So the 50th Anniversary of Sergio Mendes & Brasil 66 gave us a magical moment last year, but 2017 has stepped up with its own list of Brazilian music milestones. 100 Years of Samba, 90 years for Antonio Carlos Jobim’s birth day plus 50 years each for his signature ‘Wave’ album and his first recording with Frank Sinatra. The 50th anniversary of Caetano Veloso’s and Gal Costa’s debut recording. 30 car ...

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From Italy To Bossa With Love

by Brazil Club - Let The Music Take You There on 09/13/2017 - 11:27 am

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Different In Brazil
It was a simple question that brought an unexpected response, and it came at the end of dinner with a music label exec in Rio de Janeiro. As we capped off our meal with a few fingers of aged sipping cachaça I asked, “When it comes to the rest of the world, what do you think is Brazil’s most popular music?”
He replied without hesitation: “Samba. It’s always Samba.”
His answer surprised me, not ...

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IndyCar’s Brazilians Outrace Hurrican...

by Brazil Club - Let The Music Take You There on 09/10/2017 - 02:09 pm

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Pit Stop
A pair of Indy 500 winners from Brasil were on the move from Miami in a big way earlier this week.
2013 winner Tony Kanaan’s first IndyCar race came on the Homestead, Florida oval for the Miami Grand Prix in 1998 and he’s competed in every season since, but a few days ago he was behind the wheel for a different kind of long distance run: north, and away from the approaching hurricane Irma.
Racer’s Robin Miller reports: “With ...

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Football Brasileiro

by Brazil Club - Let The Music Take You There on 09/09/2017 - 11:35 am

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2017's NFL Kickoff
Opening weekend for the NFL’s 2017 season is underway and Thursday night’s kickoff for the very first game came off the foot of a Brazilian, Kansas City Chiefs kicker, Cairo Fernandes Santos.
A unique asterisk in the annals of NFL history, but not the only one. You see, Santos is the only Brazilian on the roster of any team for the NFL.
Born in Limeira, São Paulo Santos was first introduced to American football as a fore ...

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