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Dulce Pontes

Biography

At age four, Dulce Pontes utilized to happily sing the national anthem of Portugal, an early on sign of what would become her most significant passion in life. The artist’s profession started in 1988, once the talented vocalist/actress arrived in 1st place in an area music competition. After getting tasks in different takes on and tv shows, Dulce Pontes participated in 1991’s Portuguese Music Festival, winning the function having a music known as “Lusitana Paixao,” which led to her becoming nominated to represent her indigenous nation at Eurovision. In 1992, her first recording, known as Lusitana, was locally released, accompanied by 1993’s Lágrimas and 1995’s double-live record Dulce Pontes Em Concerto — A Brisa Perform Coracao.

Quick Facts


Full Name Dulce Pontes
Date Of Birth April 8, 1969
Died March 13, 1992, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
Profession Singer, Songwriter
Nationality Portuguese
Children Maria José Pontes, José Gabriel Pontes
Parents Tomás Pontes
Music Songs Cançao Do Mar, Lágrima, O amor a Portugal, Lusitana Paixão, Laurindinha, Ondeia, Meu Amor Sem Aranjuez, A Brisa Do Coração, Povo Que Lavas no Rio, Fado Português, Mãe Preta, O Infante, Velha Chica, O Primeiro Canto, Fado-Mãe, É tão grande o Alentejo, Tirioni, Luz prodigiosa, Os Índios da Meia-Praia, Ai Solidom, Alma Guerreira, Que Amor Não Me Engana, Fado da Sina, Meu Alentejo, La luz prodigiosa, Achégate a Mim Maruxa, Senhora do Almortão, Se Voaras Mais ao Perto, Júlia Galdéria, No teu poema, Alfama, As Sete Mulheres do Minho
Albums O primeiro Canto, O Coração Tem Très Portas, Caminhos, Lusitana, Lágrimas, A Brisa do Coração: Ao Vivo No Coliseu do Porto, Focus, Best of Dulce Pontes, El Corazon Tiene Tres Puertas, Peregrinac¸a^o, Momentos, Mesogios - 30os-40os Parallilos (Feat. Dulce Pontes)


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#Fact
1 She made the inauguration-act of the new football stadium of Sporting singing the Portuguese-version of "Your Love"(Once Upon a time in the West) from Ennio Morricone, album "Focus".
2 Daughter was born on January 24th 2009 in Reboleira, Portugal.
3 She's a musician.
4 Mother, with ex-partner Nélson, of a boy named José Gabriel (b. January 23, 2002).
5 Between the ages of 7 a 16 her piano teacher was Ligia Serra.
6 Her uncle Carlos Pontes was a Fado singer.


Composer

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Verão Quente 1993-1994 TV Series 135 episodes
Cinzas 1992-1993 TV Series 130 episodes

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Premios Ceres de teatro 2013 2013 TV Special performer: "La bohème", "Canção do Mar", "Requiem"
No me la puc treure del cap 2012 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Southland 2009 TV Series performer: "Canção do Mar Song of the Sea" - uncredited
Banda sonora 2007 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Lobos Sucios 2006 Documentary performer: "Novo Fado da Severa"
Operación triunfo 2003 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Primal Fear 1996 performer: "Canção Do Mar"
As Pupilas do Senhor Reitor 1995 TV Series performer: "CANÇÃO DO MAR" title theme
According to Pereira 1995 performer: "A brisa do coração"

Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Ecoman 1999 TV Series Nuvem (voice)

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Concert de Nadal 1997 TV Movie Herself
Globos de Ouro 1996 1997 TV Movie Herself
Continuarà... 1997 TV Series Herself
Troféu Nova Gente 96 1997 TV Movie Herself
Natal dos Hospitais 1996 1996 TV Movie Herself
Docas 1996 TV Series Herself (1996)
Jet 7 1996 TV Series Herself (1997)
Globos de Ouro 1995 1996 TV Movie Herself (Best Singer)
Prémios Bordalo 1995 1996 TV Movie Herself
Parabéns 1995 TV Series Herself
Os Trapalhões em Portugal 1995 TV Series Herself
Prémios RTC 1993 1994 TV Movie Herself
Com a Verdade Me Enganas 1994 TV Series Herself (1994)
A Música dos Outros 1994 TV Series Herself
Carlos do Carmo ao Vivo no Coliseu 1994 TV Movie Herself
Eu Tenho Dois Amores 1994 TV Series Herself (1994)
Festival RTP da Canção 1993 1993 TV Movie Herself - Jury Member
A Casa do Tio Carlos 1993 TV Series Herself (1993)
Grande Noite 1993 TV Series Herself
Olha Que Dois 1992 TV Series Herself
Sons do Sol 1992 TV Series Herself - Jury Member
The Eurovision Song Contest 1991 TV Special Herself - Portuguese Entry: 8th Place
Festival RTP da Canção 1991 1991 TV Movie Herself - Winner
Casa Cheia 1990 TV Series Herself (1996)
Regresso ao Passado 1990 TV Series Herself (1990)
Só Visto! 2015 TV Series Herself
Agora Nós 2014 TV Series Herself
Premios Ceres de teatro 2013 2013 TV Special Herself - Performer
¡Atención obras! 2013 TV Series Herself - Guest
Querida Júlia 2011 TV Series Herself
Herman 2010 2010 TV Series Herself
Há Conversa 2009 TV Series Herself
La 2 noticias 2008 TV Series Herself
The New 7 Wonders of the World 2007 TV Movie Herself
Parlant prevenim l'abús 2006 TV Special Herself
Operación triunfo 2003 TV Series Herself
La Marató 2003 2003 TV Movie Herself
La mandrágora 2003 TV Series Herself
HermanSIC 2003 TV Series Herself
Arena concerto: la musica per il cinema 2003 Video Herself
Operação Triunfo 2003 TV Series Herself
Noites Marcianas 2001 TV Series Herself
Mundo VIP 1996-2000 TV Series Herself
João Nicolau Breyner 2000 TV Series Herself
IV edición de los 'Premios de la música' 2000 TV Movie Herself
Cocktail Nacional 2000 TV Series Herself
Atlântico 1999 TV Series Herself
Reis da Música Nacional 1999 TV Series Herself (1999)
Festival Europeo de la Solidaridad 1998 1998 TV Movie Herself
O Amigo Público 1998 TV Series Himself (1998)
Herman 98 1998 TV Series Herself
Gala Nova Gente 97 1998 TV Movie Herself
Roda dos Milhões 1998 TV Series Herself (1999)
Batatoon 1998 TV Series Herself (1999)
Santa Casa 1998 TV Series Herself (1998)
A Noite Mais Badalada 1997 TV Movie Herself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
No me la puc treure del cap 2012 TV Series Herself
Memòries de la tele 2011 TV Series Herself

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1996 Golden Globe Golden Globes, Portugal Best Individual Singer


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#Trademark
1 Ondeia Música- her own agency and record company


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