Label: Philips - 6488148 (3059) • Format: Vinyl LP, Compilation • Country: Argentina • Genre: Jazz • Style: Bossa Nova
Elis was noted for her vocalization, as well as for her personal interpretation and performances in shows. She recorded several successful compositions, such as "Como nossos pais" Belchior"Upa Neguinho" E. Her untimely death, at the age of 36, shocked Brazil. She has frequently been regarded as the greatest Brazilian singer of all time by critics, musicians, and commentators.
Most of her entire 20 year recorded discography is still available. She sometimes criticized the Brazilian dictatorship which had persecuted and exiled many musicians of her generation. In a interview in Europe, she said that Brazil was being run by "gorillas". Her popularity kept her out of jail, but she was eventually Prayers For Rain - The Cure - Entreat by the authorities to sing the Brazilian national anthem in a stadium show, drawing the ire of many Brazilian Leftists.
She was later forgiven because they understood that, as both a mother and daughter, she had to protect her family from the dictatorship at any cost. While her earlier records were mostly apolitical, from the mids on her music became more engaged, and she began to choose compositions and structure her conceptually complex live shows in ways as to criticize the military government, capitalism, racial and sexual injustice and other forms of inequality.
Lyrics to songs recorded towards the end of Ela - Elis Regina - La Magia de Elis career carried overt socialist leanings, Doux - Jean-Jacques Goldman - LIntégrale 81-91 inshe joined the Workers' Party. The film was directed by Hugo Prata. Elis married twice and gave birth to three children.
After many years of complete obscurity, Maria Rita became a national singing sensation after a lengthy marketing campaign, like her mother, winning three Latin Grammies for her debut eponymous CD. Elis Regina died at the Ela - Elis Regina - La Magia de Elis of 36 infrom an accidental cocaine, alcohol, and temazepam interaction. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article needs additional citations for verification. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources.
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