Early Samba Songs | Brasil Brasil
The songs of the early samba singers dealt with the realities of everyday life for black workers and migrants in Rio.Tweet
The Pioneers of Bossa Nova | Brasil Brasil
Singer Joao Gilberto, Composer Antonio Carlos Jobim and the poet Vinicius de Moraes are considered to be the founders of bossa nova music.
Garota de Ipanema | Brasil Brasil
Written by Jobim and Vinicius in 1962, Girl from Ipanema became bossa nova's best known hit.