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Elis Regina

Elis Regina Carvalho Costa, known simply as Elis Regina (Portuguese pronunciation: [eˈlis ʁeˈʒinɐ]; Porto Alegre, March 17, 1945 – São Paulo, January 19, 1982) was an important singer of Brazilian popular music. She became nationally renowned in 1965, after singing "Arrastão" (composed by Edu Lobo and Vinícius de Moraes) in the first edition of TV Excelsior festival song contest, and soon joined O Fino da Bossa, a television program on TV Record. Elis was noted for her perfect vocalization, as well as for her personal interpretation and outstanding performances in shows. She recorded several successful compositions, such as "Como nossos pais" (Belchior), "Upa Neguinho" (E. Lobo and Gianfrancesco Guarnieri), "Madalena" (Ivan Lins), "Casa no Campo" (Zé Rodrix a… more »


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Ponta de areia, ponto final 
Da Bahia à Minas, estrada natural 
Que ligava Minas ao porto, ao mar 
Caminho do ferro mandaram arrancar 
Velho maquinista com seu boné 
Lembra o povo alegre que vinha cortejar 
Maria Fumaça, não canta mais 
Para moças, flores, janelas e quintais 
Na praça vazia, um grito um ai 
Casas esquecidas, viúvas nos portais

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Written by: Fernando Brant, Milton Silva Campos Nascimento

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