Patativa do Assaré

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        Semi-literate, the small farmer Ant+¦nio Gon+ºalves da Silva opted for keeping his roots in his land instead of following the destiny of the cantadores, or the people who wander through the dry hinterlands of northeastern Brazil singing their pains. His pseudonym Patativa do Assar+¬ derives from a bird known for its suffering singing. His nationwide attention started with "Triste Partida," a toada de retirante (a doleful song dealing with the abandonment of northeastern Brazil b... Read more

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