Gilberto Gil

Gilberto Gil carries out a fundamental role in the constant modernization process of Brazilian popular music. Partaking of this scene for 41 years, he has developed one of the most relevant and renown careers as a singer, composer and guitar-player in this field. Gil has had his albums released abroad since 1978, the year of his successful performance at the Montreux Jazz Festival, in Switzerland, recorded live. Every year he tours Europe, North America, Latin America and Japan with his contagious pop music spoken in Portuguese-Brazilian and international language, a music with a strong rhythmic appeal and melodic richness, as mixed as its people.

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Albums

Gilbertos Samba
Gilbertos Samba
Self Produced
2014
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[no cover]
Luar
EmArcy
2008
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Gil Luminoso
Gil Luminoso
DRG Brazil
2007
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[no cover]
Gil Favourites...
EmArcy
2007
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Nightingale
EmArcy
2005
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[no cover]
Toda Menina Baiana
EmArcy
2003
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