Acabou Chorare

Novos Baianos - Acabou Chorare
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Based on 207 ratings
1972 Ratings: #2
Liked by 15 people
November 1, 1972 / Release Date
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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.

This is why you must broaden your horizons past music that is relevant to your own language/culture
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.
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
Pouring with passion, love, and cultural color. An album gushing with a country's relationship with music throughout its history, Acabou Chorare is simply a blast.

Favorite Tracks: N/A
This is one of the reasons why music is so special it can connect people from different parts of the world and all just enjoy the music made by people who pour their hearts and soul into their music so we can all just smile and get along.

Track Review

Brasil Pandeiro 10/10
Preta Pretinha 10/10
Tinindo Trincando 9.5/10
Swing de Campo Grande 10/10
Acabou Chorare 10/10
Mistério do Planeta 10/10
A Menina Dança 10/10
Besta é Tu 10/10
Um Bilhete Pra Didi 9/10
Preta Pretinha ... read more
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Track List

  1. Brasil Pandeiro
  2. Preta Pretinha
  3. Tinindo Trincando
  4. Swing de Campo Grande
  5. Acabou Chorare
  6. Mistério do Planeta
  7. A Menina Dança
  8. Besta é Tu
  9. Um Bilhete Pra Didi
  10. Preta Pretinha
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Added on: January 10, 2014