Acabou Chorare

Novos Baianos - Acabou Chorare
Critic Score
Based on 1 review
User Score
Based on 314 ratings
1972 Ratings: #2
Liked by 38 people
November 1, 1972 / Release Date
LP / Format
Som Livre / Label
Eustáquio Sena / João Araújo / Producer
MPB, Samba / Genres
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CRITIC REVIEWS

90
AllMusic

It is not related to bossa nova in any way, consisting of explorations of the group's compositions in acoustic and electric settings, with freshness and originality.

zachthesnack
100
This is why you must broaden your horizons past music that is relevant to your own language/culture
LuckLoose
79
The real reason i'm coming to Brazil tbh

Novos Baianos Acabou Chorare is a nice and sweet Samba album, providing us with some great moments on the album all the way through.

I randomly came to listen to this album after looking at user scores for the 1970's and I saw this album and the cover just really peaked my interest, and I am so glad to check it out! Although my portuguese isn't the best (even non-existent), I had fun with every song here!!!! It shows that they had a ton of fun in this ... read more
dearsongs
NR
Oh this album is good fun... one of the best late 60's/early 70's Brazilian releases. Pretty amazing that this thing came out in '72 because some of these songs sound very modern. At times the percussion is a bit too jam band sounding for me (Tinindo Trincando for example), but I understand they are the influencer and not the influenced. Overall this album is really fantastic and joyful.

Especially love Brasil Pandeiro, Besta é Tu & Preta Pretinha, but its all good really.
Luconics
100
1972 foi um ano revolucionário pra música nacional. Foi o ano aonde foram lançados os três maiores clássicos da música brasileira que são discutidos até os dias de hoje. "Clube da Esquina", de Milton Nascimento e Lô Borges, "Transa" de Caetano Veloso, e "Acabou Chorare", dos Novos Baianos.

"Acabou Chorare" não é só mais um desses álbuns de samba alegres, aqui tudo ... read more
NewGodGabz
100
It is a proof of maturity for us young Brazilians to recognize and appreciate the popular artistic work of our country.

For a long time, especially in adolescence, we see that aggressive attitude that "everything that comes from our own country is bad". This happens a lot because of the alienation and the manipulated vision in which we have been inserted since we were born.

I was this kid. And now, studying Visual Arts, with big interest in studying music, going through our cultural ... read more
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Added on: January 10, 2014