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Carlos do Carmo

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Carlos carry out Carmo is really a Portuguese fado vocalist whose profession spans several years, beginning in the first ’60s and peaking through the ’70s. Delivered Carlos Alberto Ascenção de Almeida on Dec 21, 1939, in Lisbon, Portugal, he’s the boy of fado tale Lucilia perform Carmo. He produced his documenting debut in 1963 with a set of four-song produces on Alvorada: Mário Simõha sido e Seu Quarteto Apresentando Carlos perform Carmo and Carlos perform Carmo e Orquestra de Joaquim Luiz Gomes. A few years afterwards in 1965 he produced some recordings with Decca: the four-song produces Fado Razão da Minha Vida and Fados perform Meu Coração. Perform Carmo’s reputation grew with each transferring season, and by 1969 he was launching full-length albums on Alvorada, Decca, and Philips. He peaked in reputation through the ’70s, when he released one or more, otherwise multiple, record(s) every year. Though Carmo’s efficiency steadily slowed over time, he remained very popular and toured internationally being a concert performer. In old age, his record releases frequently coincided with profession milestones: for instance, Ao Vivo no CCB: Operating-system Sucessos de 35 Anos de Carreira (1999), Perform Tempo perform Vinil: 40 Anos de Carreira (2003), Ao Vivo: Coliseu dos Recreios de Lisboa: 40 Anos de Carreira (2004), and Fado Maestro: 45 Anos de Carreira (2008), the last mentioned which was specifically successful, achieving the Best Five from the Portuguese record charts. Studio record such as for example À Noite (2007), alternatively, were few in number, though generally well received.

Quick Facts


Full Name Carlos do Carmo
Profession Singer
Nationality Portuguese
Spouse Maria Judite de Sousa Leal
Children Gil Do Carmo, Cila do Carmo, Alfredo do Carmo
Parents Lucília do Carmo, Alfredo de Almeida
Awards Goya Award for Best Original Song
Music Songs Lisboa Menina e Moca, Canoas do Tejo, Por morrer uma andorinha, Os Putos, Duas Lágrimas de Orvalho, Um Homem na Cidade, Júlia Florista, Gaivota, Estrela Da Tarde, O Homem das Castanhas, Novo Fado Alegre, Rosa Da Noite, O Que Sobrou De Um Queixume, Lisboa Oxalá, Bairro Alto, Não Se Morre de Saudade, Pontas soltas, Namorados Da Cidade, Fado do Campo Grande, Fado maestro, Vou Contigo, Coração, O Cacilheiro, Fado da Saudade, Balada para uma velhinha, O Amarelo da Carris, Fado do 112, Dá Tempo Ao Tempo, Nasceu Assim, Cresceu Assim, Mouraria, Nova Feira Da Ladra, Sonata de Outono, Loucura
Albums Carlos do Carmo & Bernardo Sassetti, Um Homem No Mundo, Um Homem No Pais, Uma Canção Para A Europa, Um Homem Na Cidade, Ao Vivo no C.C.B, Mais Do Que Amor É Amar, Nove fados e uma canção de amor, Dez Fados Vividos, Ao Vivo No Olympia, Que Se Fez Homem De Cantar, Maria João Pires / Carlos Do Carmo, Ao Vivo - Coliseu dos Recreios - Lisboa (EU Version), Por Morrer Uma Andorinha, Album, Fado Maestro, Carlos Do Carmo, Margens, À Noite, Ao Vivo Na Ópera De Frankfurt (Alte Oper Frankfurt), Canoas Do Tejo, Fado É Amor, Canoas de Tejo, Fado Lisboa - An Evening At The "Faia", Do Tempo Do Vinil, Fado em tom maior, A Arte E A Música De Carlos Do Carmo, Não Se Morre de Saudade, Os Sucessos de 35 Anos de Carreira: Ao Vivo no CCB (disc 2)
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#Fact
1 Supports Belenenses.
2 Father of one girl and two boys: Cila do Carmo, Alfredo do Carmo and Gil do Carmo (b. 1973).
3 Parents: Lucília do Carmo (Fado singer) and Alfredo de Almeida.
4 Fado singer.


Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Fados 2007 Documentary performer: "Fado Da Saudade", "Um Homem Na Cidade", "Fado Tropical"
Hovering Over the Water 1986 performer: "Fado Corrido"
Fado Corrido 1964 performer: "Fado Corrido"

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Sem Sombra de Pecado 1983 Fado Singer

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Gil do Carmo: A Menina do Calção Branco 2016 Video short Himself
Só Visto! 2013-2015 TV Series Himself
Janela Indiscreta 2014 TV Series Himself
Carlos do Carmo: Um Homem no Mundo 2014 Documentary Himself
Gala das Estrelas: Missão Sorriso 2014 TV Movie Himself
3 Por Uma 2014 TV Series Himself
Entre dos aguas 2012 Documentary Himself
O Fado da Bia 2012 Documentary
Gala Prémio Autores 2012 TV Movie Himself
Portugal Aplaude 2012 TV Movie Himself
Homenagem ao Fado 2011 TV Movie Himself
Herman 2010 2010-2011 TV Series Himself
Heaven's Mirror: A Portuguese Voyage 2011 Documentary
2ª Gala Prémio Autores 2011 TV Movie Himself
Inesquecível 2011 TV Series Himself
Gala de Natal SIC 2010 TV Movie Himself
Lado B 2010 TV Series Himself
De Homem para Homem 2010 TV Series Himself
República de Abril 2010 TV Movie Himself
Miradas 2 2010 TV Series documentary Himself
Gala de Natal TVI 2008 2008 TV Movie Himself
A Minha Geração 2008 TV Series Himself
Fama Show 2008 TV Series Himself
Globos de Ouro 2007 2008 TV Movie Himself
Alô Portugal 2008 TV Series Himself
XXII Premios Anuales de la Academia 2008 TV Special Himself - Winner: Best Original Song
Sexta à Noite 2008 TV Series Himself
Fados 2007 Documentary Himself
Os Grandes Portugueses 2007 TV Movie Himself
HermanSIC 2001-2006 TV Series Himself
Heranças D'Ouro 2005 TV Series Himself
Falas do Coração 2005 TV Movie Himself
Globos de Ouro 2002 2003 TV Movie Himself (Best Singer)
Operação Triunfo 2003 TV Series Himself
Carlos do Carmo - Especial Aniversário 2002 TV Movie Himself
Gregos e Troianos 2002 TV Series Himself (2002)
Mundo VIP 1996-2001 TV Series Himself
Entrada Livre 2001 TV Series Himself
Fados de Portugal 2000 TV Series Himself
Parque Maior 2000 TV Series Himself
O Segredo das Estrelas 1999 TV Series Himself (2000)
Globos de Ouro 1998 1999 TV Movie Himself (Honorary Award)
Docas 2 1998 TV Series Himself
O Amigo Público 1998 TV Series Himself (1998)
Festival RTP da Canção 1998 1998 TV Movie Himself - Audience Member
Grande Noite do Fado 1997 1997 TV Movie Himself
Natal dos Hospitais 1996 1996 TV Movie Himself
Jet 7 1996 TV Series Himself (1997)
Made in Portugal 1995 TV Series Himself (1997)
Não se Esqueça da Escova de Dentes 1995 TV Series Himself (1995)
2º Aniversário TVI 1995 TV Movie Himself
Parabéns 1995 TV Series Himself
Prémios Bordalo 1993 1994 TV Movie Himself
Carlos do Carmo ao Vivo no Coliseu 1994 TV Movie Himself
Olha Que Dois 1993 TV Series Himself
Carlos Cruz Quarta-Feira 1992 TV Series Himself
Simone no Teatro Nacional D. Maria II 1991 TV Movie Himself
A Vez e a Voz 1984 TV Series Himself
Gala de Prata - 25 Anos RTP 1982 TV Movie Himself
E o Resto São Cantigas 1981 TV Series Himself (1981)
The Eurovision Song Contest 1976 TV Special Himself - Portuguese Entry: 12th Place
Um Dia Com 1970 TV Series Himself

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2015 Troféu TV 7 Dias Tropheus TV 7 Dias Prestige Award
2015 Troféu TV 7 Dias Tropheus TV 7 Dias Prestige Award
2008 Goya Goya Awards Best Original Song (Mejor Canción Original) Fados (2007)
1999 Golden Globe Golden Globes, Portugal Career


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