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Tupi Nago

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The musical traditions from the Tupi Indians of Brazil as well as the Nago natives of Niger are brought collectively to generate the rhythm-heavy sounds of Tupi Nago. Representing the eyesight of ex-Chet Baker, Cesario Evora, and Nelson Ayres sideman Silvano Michelino, the ten-piece group was presented inside a documentary video, Histories of Groove, filmed by RKK Nova Productions for MCA in 1996. Their debut recording, Abracadabrasil, followed 3 years later.

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Full Name Tupi Nagô
Music Songs Raiz Negra, Mama Okê, Nena, Chant des Combattants, Escrava Anastacia, Inaê, Bagunça, Ialodê, Fruta Pao, Swingue da Cor, Tupi Nagô
Albums Do Brazil

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