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The Woman at the End of the World (A Mulher do FIm do Mundo)

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Interpreter: Elza Soares
Label: MAis Um Discos
Location: Brazil

Raspy greetings from the other side of Rio, from a Lady of experience and wisdom. Release no.34 in the name of Elza Soares is an intimate recording with all songs originally written and produced for her (for the first time in her life). 86 years of age this samba queen of the last century sings against domestic violence and racism and postulates sexual freedom. The diversity of musical expressions is impressive and with no doubt a modern real support of the lyrics. An amalgam of revised carioca funk and Samba-rock escapades with an adorable singer.

JT/21.07.2016