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Funk Como Le Gusta – 16 Toneladas (16 Tons)

4 Aug

This is a nice cover by brazilian funk-sould band Funk Como Le Gusta. The original is by Merle Travis, but the cool version is by Tennessee Ernie Ford, below. The brazilian version lacks the social commentary, but it’s got more groove to make up for it.


João Bosco or Caetano Veloso – Incompatibilidade de Gênio

1 Aug

Two versions of this great song by brazilian sambaman João Bosco. One by the writer of the song, in his typical style and one by Caetano Veloso, the love-me-or-hate-me singer in a very smooth dancy rendering of the same song.