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Paulinho da Viola (born Paulo César Batista de Faria on November 12, 1942) is a Brazilian guitar, cavaquinho and bandolin player, known for his sophisticated harmonies and soft, gentle singing voice.

Born in Rio de Janeiro to a family deeply rooted in the tradition, Paulinho met and befriended much of Rio's samba elite as a child. His father was a guitar player and musicians like Pixinguinha and Jacob do Bandolim would often come to his house for rehearsals, which… read more

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  • ♥ teu corpo morena morenou ♥
  • Ah, minha Portela! <3
  • #Bebadosamba
  • Meu tempo as vezes se perde.
  • Hoje eu quero apenas uma pausa de mil compassos...
  • Um dos mestres do samba brasileiro.
  • Dinheiro na mão é vendaval!
  • D-Best. Class act. Nobody can touch him.
  • "A rede do meu destino, parece a de um pescador quando retorna vazia vem carregada de dor."

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