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Caetano Veloso

| Died: August 7, 1942    Primary Instrument: Guitar

Caetano Veloso

Caetano Emanuel Viana Teles Veloso, known as Caetano Veloso, is a Grammy Award-winning Brazilian composer and singer, called “One of the greatest songwriters of the century”, whose voice “carries an abiding tenderness” and is sometimes considered the Bob Dylan of Brazil.

Veloso was born in Santo Amaro da Purificação, Bahia, the fifth of the seven children born to José Teles Veloso (”Seu Zeca”) (1901-1983) and Claudionor Viana Teles Veloso (”Dona Can�'”) (1907-). He chose the name for his baby sister (Veloso's parents's sixth child), named after a famous song of the time (18 June 1946) by Nelson Gonçalves. Maria Bethânia, his sister, preceded him to fame as a singer in the mid-1960s....
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1967 - Domingo (with Gal Costa) Philips
1968 - Caetano Veloso Philips
1968 - Tropicália ou Panis et Circensis (with Gilberto Gil, Os Mutantes, Nara Leão, and Gal Costa) Philips
1968 - Ao Vivo (with Os Mutantes) Philips [live]
1968 - "Veloso, Gil e Bethania" RCA Victor
1969 - Caetano Veloso Philips
1971 - Caetano Veloso Philips
1972 - Transa Philips
1972 - Barra 69 ao vivo na Bahia (with Gilberto Gil) Philips [live]
1972 - Caetano e Chico - Juntos ao Vivo (with Chico Buarque) Phonogram [live]
1973 - Araçá Azul Phonogram/Philips
1974 - Temporada de Verão - ao vivo na Bahia (with Gilberto Gil and Gal Costa) Phonogram [live]
1975 - Jóia Philips
1975- Qualquer Coisa Philips
1976 - Doces Bárbaros (with Gal Costa, Gilberto Gil and Maria Bethânia) Philips
1977 - Bicho Philips
1977 - Muitos Carnavais Phonogram/Philips
1978 - Muito (dentro da estrela azulada) Philips
1978 - Maria Bethânia e Caetano Veloso ao Vivo Phonogram
1979 - Cinema Transcendental Polygram/Philips
1981 - Outras Palavras Philips
1981 - Brasil (with João Gilberto, Gilberto Gil and Maria Bethânia) WEA
1982 - Cores, Nomes Philips
1983 - Uns Philips
1984 - Velô Philips
1986 - Totalmente Demais Polygram/Philips [live]
1986 - Caetano Veloso Nonesuch
1987 - Caetano Philips
1989 - Estrangeiro Philips
1991 - Circuladô Polygram
1992 - Circuladô Vivo Polygram [live]
1993 - Tropicália 2 (with Gilberto Gil) Polygram/Philips
1994 - Fina Estampa Polygram
1994 - Fina Estampa ao Vivo Polygram [live]
1995 - O Quatrilho Natasha/Blue Jackel (film soundtrack)
1996 - Tieta do Agreste Natasha/Blue Jackel (film soundtrack)
1997 - Livro Polygram
1999 - Prenda Minha Polygram [live]
1999 - Omaggio a Federico e Giulietta Universal Music [live]
1999 - Orfeu Natasha (film soundtrack)
2000 - Noites do Norte Universal Music
2001 - Noites do Norte ao vivo Universal Music [live]
2002 - Eu não peço desculpas (with Jorge Mautner) Universal Music
2002 - Todo Caetano (40 CD boxed set) Universal Music
2004 - A Foreign Sound Universal Music
2005 - Onqotô Independent
2006 - Universal Music
2007 - Cê ao vivo Universal Music

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