Marçal

Marçal

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Payback
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Stellar Object
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Quasars and Pulsars
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Leviana / O Meu Amor Tem Preço / Contentamento
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Três Palavras/Perd¦o E Paz/Canto Pra N¦o Você Chorar

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Throughout his life, Marçal suffered the hardships of poverty, in spite of the success of his compositions, many of them in partnership with Bide. A percussionist in radio since 1934, Marçal met Bide at Rádio Nacional, forming a famous duo with him. Their first song was the samba "Agora é Cinza," which became a big success at the Carnival of 1934. Recorded in 1933 by Mário Reis, the song won the annual contest and had several re-recordings. "A Primeira Vez" (recorded by João Gil... Read more

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