Great Brazilian Music
 

Erasmo Carlos

Born: June 5, 1941.

About:

SInger and composer Erasmo Carlos had a long and hugely succesful colaboration with Roberto Carlos, forming the heart of the Jovem Guarda movement of the 1960's. Together with Roberto Carlos, he wrote more than 500 songs. As a solo artist, his most famous effort is the album Carlos, Erasmo from 1971 - an excellent album by any standards, on which Erasmo Carlos draws much inspiration from soul music and MPB. Through the years, many of Erasmo Carlos' compositions have been recorded by other leading Brazilian artists.

Recommended album:
1971 - Carlos, Erasmo

Discography:
1962 - Mil Bikinis
1965 - A Pescaria
1966 - Você Me Acende
1967 - Erasmo Carlos
1967 - O Tremendão: Erasmo Carlos
1968 - Erasmo Carlos
1970 - Erasmo Carlos e os Tremendões
1971 - Carlos, Erasmo
1972 - Sonhos e Memórias
1974 - Projeto Salva Terra
1976 - Banda dos Contentes
1978 - Pelas Esquinas de Ipanema
1980 - Erasmo Convida
1981 - Mulher
1982 - Amar pra Viver ou Morrer de Amor
1984 - Buraco Negro
1985 - Erasmo Carlos
1986 - Abra Seus Olhos
1988 - Apesar do Tempo Claro...
1992 - Homem de Rua
1996 - É Preciso Saber Viver
2001 - Pra Falar de Amor
2004 - Santa Música
2007 - Erasmo Convida, Volume II
2009 - Rock 'n' Roll
2011 - Sexo
2014 - Gigante Gentil

Examples of Erasmo Carlos' music

26 anos de vida normal (1971)
Não te quero santa (1971)
Mundo Deserto (1971)
Quero que vá tudo pro inferno (1980)

 

 

 

Erasmo Carlos
Erasmo Carlos, as seen on the cover of his famous 1971 album.