Tagged: country: brazil

Pink Martini & Saori Yuki – Mas que Nada 0

Pink Martini & Saori Yuki – Mas que Nada

Pink Martini & Saori Yuki cover Jorge Ben’s Mas que Nada, which became a signature song for Sergio Mendes and has been covered by a broad variety of artists From Rumba Patato Valdes, Philippine Bossa Nova Sitti, Hong Kong The Chopsticks, or Klaus Wunderlich.

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Calle 13 – Latinoamérica

Puerto Rico’s Calle 13 release their fifth single, Latinoamérica featuring Peru’s Susana Baca, Colombia’s Totó la Momposina and Brazil’s Maria Rita — directed by Jorge Carmona and Milovan Radovic.

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Trabalhar Cansa

Trabalhar Cansa is a bizarre mixed genre film that chronicles the story of a regular family in Brazil that was on the brink of an economic downfall.

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Elite Squad 2

Colonel Nascimiento, head of the Special Police Operation Battalion, gets “demoted” to become Secretary of Security in the Intelligence Agency after accusations of human right violations, and the government sets out to clean up the favelas from drugs.

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Latin Wave in Asia

A list of songs by Asian musicians with some Latin flavor, some have decided to give songs their own spin, some others have done lyrics in their own language, and others are giving the language a spin.

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Calle 13 – Entren los que Quieran

Calle 13 has always been known for their “in your face”, scandalous and raw lyrics. Their music is a widespread fusion of all things Latin American, music from merengue to salsa to traditional South American instruments, all over a base of steady rhythm hip-hop.