frica Brasil is a 1976 release by Brazilian artist Jorge Ben, recording at the time as Jorge Ben. It was Ben's 14th studio album. frica Brasil represented a milestone in Ben's career with Ben's switch to electric guitar and incorporation of both Afro-Brazilian and African-American pop music styles into his sound. Known for its funkiness, África Brasil is one of Ben's best-known recordings.
Jorge Ben - Africa Brasil: This release appears on book 1001 Albuns You Must Hear Before You Die, for some good reasons. When You hear Rod Stewart singing Do Ya Think I'm Sexy, is very important that you know that he used Jorge Ben's riff, taken from song Taj Mahal, recorded in 1976. Our great keyboardist, Jose Roberto Bertrami, worked with Jorge, to create this wonderful Recording. Is Brazilian Samba, with Funk taste, and a lot of swing. Today, Label Polysom Made this new release, reissued from 1976 original Tapes, in a Heavy weight 180gr hi-fi vinyl. All quality you deserve
This album has an average beat per minute of 120 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 92/176 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. Tracklist África Brasil. BPM Profile África Brasil. Album starts at 96BPM, ends at 108BPM (+12), with tempos within the -BPM range. Try refreshing the page if dots are missing). Recent albums by Jorge Ben Jor.
Is África Brasil the best album by Jorge Ben? BestEverAlbums. com brings together thousands of 'greatest ever album' charts and calculates an overall ranking. This album At A Glance. frica Brasil by Jorge Ben (1976) Overall rank: 2,373rd. Accolades: Top albums of 1976 ( 41st ). Top albums of the 1970s ( 472nd ). Best albums of all time ( 2,373rd ).
Album by Jorge Ben. Ponta de Lança africano (Umbabarauma). Hermes Trismegisto escreveu. Meus Filhos, meu Tesouro. Cavaleiro do Cavalo imaculado. frica Brasil (Zumbi).
The album kicks off with the raw, energetic "Ponta de Lança Africano," and from there on it never slows down, but continues to pile up one fiery, funky gem after the other. The samba soul and samba funk scenes of the '70s in Brazil produced many great artists and many great recordings, fully comparable with the best soul and funk music recorded in the . during the same period. Jorge Ben was the most prominent figure of this scene and África Brasil is probably the most famous of his '70s recordings
Taj Mahal (3:11) 07. Xica da Silva (4:06) 08. A Historia de Jorge (3:48) 09. O Camisa 10 da Gavea (4:09) 10. Cavalheiro do Cavalo Imaculado (4:45) 11. Africa Brasil Zumbi (3:47).
Album by Jorge Ben. Taj Mahal.