|This biographical article relies on references to primary sources. (February 2012)|
|Birth name||Aline Barros Kistenmacker dos Santos|
October 7, 1976|
Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
|Genres||Contemporary Christian Music, Gospel|
|Years active||1992 – now|
|Associated acts||Fernandinho, Israel Houghton, Darlene Zschech|
Aline Barros Kistenmacker dos Santos (Rio de Janeiro, October 7, 1976), better known as Aline Barros is a gospel music singer, songwriter, presenter and manager in Brazil, winning 11 Trofeu Talento, five Latin Grammy, a Dove Awards and a Brazilian International Press Award. She is also an evangelical pastor of the Comunidade Evangélica Internacional da Zona Sul, the Flamengo neighborhood, the South Zone of Rio de Janeiro.
Aline Barros is a household name and expression in the gospel segment. The gospel singer was the first in Brazil to win the Latin Grammy in 2004 and has been nominated for five consecutive times, also winning in 2006, 2007 and 2011. At age 35, Aline's career of 20 years with boasts 23 albums, including four in Spanish, five in Portuguese for children and one in Spanish, seven careers and some collections as well as eleven DVDs. Mixing pop, and rock and Praise and Worship, the singer attracts children, youth and adults with modern rhythms and Christian messages in context.
Daughter of Sandra Barros Barros and Ronaldo, both evangelical pastors, at only two years old Aline already showed interest in music. At nine years she accompanied her father and the Ministry of Praise Community of Vila da Penha, in the north of Rio de Janeiro. Soon the singer became part of the worship team, participating in some recordings, the first of which was "Thy Word", when she was 14, and the music was on the hit parade of evangelical radio stations in the city for forty-five days. When she was 16, "Consecration" was on the charts for nine months. At 18 she recorded her debut album.
In 1995, Aline Barros launched Unlimited, their debut album for the label Grape Vine, and produced by Ricardo Feghali Cleberson Horsth LP format. The album brought compositions of several singers in the segment known as Marquinhos Gomes and brought some innovations to the construction segment of time. and the same year, made participation in a disk Xuxa on the track "Believe to See".
In January 1998, recorded her second CD, Voice of the Heart and in December 1998 launched an EP called Christmas carols. In October 1999, was distributed is good to be a child, the first album dedicated to Aline's children. In July 2000, the collection hit Millennium stores, produced by Indie Records and distributed by Universal Music with songs from artist. And in December 2000, she launched The Power of Your Love, which sold more than three hundred thousand copies and is considered by critics as the best album ever recorded by Aline.
In November 2001, she launched a romantic collection, titled Eternal Love. In December of that year, she launched Message of Peace, with the participation of Cid Moreira. In May 2002 a child is to be launched Good vol. 2.
In December 2002, Aline Barros recorded her first video album, Life in Jesus summer event, held every year at Praia da Costa, in Vila Velha, Espirito Santo to an audience of fifty thousand people. Having 14 tracks, it is a selection of the best songs from all her previous albums.
In 2003, the singer had her first son, Nicolas, and also had problems with her vocal cords. However she managed to record fruit of Love, which won the Latin Grammy that year for Best Christian Music Album. Furthermore, she sold more than three hundred thousand copies and it was the last album of the singer in AB Records. On it is a participation of PG, at the time lead singer of G3, in the song "I will sing this Love".
In 2004, Aline Barros signed a recording contract with MK Music and released her first career live album, Sound of Worship. The work produced by Roger Vieira and Kleber Lucas included compositions of Alda Celia, Emerson Pinheiro, Eyshila, among others. It was the best selling album of the singer, receiving a diamond certification from ABPD in 2007 and a Latin Grammy nomination. The following year, Aline made the recording on DVD disc in the Via Show, which is also a diamond. Between 2005 and 2008 she released several albums, including Path of Miracles, Latin Grammy winner in her years.
On June 7, 2008, with an audience of ten thousand people Maracanãzinho recorded in the DVD with the songs of Path of Miracles, directed by Marina de Oliveira. The album was nominated for Talent Trophy 2009, but surprisingly lost to Live in the Maracanãzinho Bringing the Ark, recorded in the same location weeks earlier in the month of May. The following year, Aline Barros launched the DVD Road, which brought the scenes of her tour Path of Miracles and a little of her twenty-year career.
After a long career recording their albums live, in January 2011 Extraordinary Love of God, recorded in studio was released. The album sold fifty thousand copies in one day, being considered an extraordinary event. Today, that number has grown to more than three hundred thousand copies, making it the second disc with Aline to be certified by a diamond disk ABPD. The album featured several compositions of Jamba, and especially David Anderson Fernandes Freire, including "Arise I", chosen as the single from the album, nominated for Best Music Award at Promises in 2011.
Furthermore, in the same year Aline had her first daughter, named Mary Catherine, the disc Aline Barros & Cia vol. 3 and another win at the Grammy Latino. Despite the great promises of favoritism in Aline Trophy she lost in the categories Best song with "I'm Human" Bruna Karla and Best CD for Diamond Damares, won only for Best Singer.
In 2012, with production and distribution of AB Records of Sony Music was recorded in the DVD Paulínia Aline Barros 20 Years. Directed by Bruno Murtinho recording brought guest appearances by Michael W. Smith, Tom Brooks and Abraham Laboriel. People from all over Brazil attended the event, which brought together about two thousand people.
Her career has been characterized by a pioneering spirit in the secular media. Aline has been invited to participate in major television shows (Carla Perez, Eliana, Faustão, Gilberto Barros, Hebe Camargo, Luciana Gimenez, Netinho de Paula, Raul Gil, Xuxa, Sem Censura, Ritmo Brasil, Manhã Maior, Show da Virada, Programa do Jô,...) as well as interviews from reputable newspapers, magazines and also the first major gospel singer to attend the event Criança Esperança, Rede Globo and SBT Teleton. Her ministry has extended throughout Central and North America, with awards and recognition. Aline was also the second gospel singer to have a song on a novel. The music CD again O Poder do Teu Amor was chosen as the theme of the primetime soap opera Duas Caras of Rede Globo in 2007. Today she is regarded by the mainstream media one of the greatest Brazilian singers, with approximately six million records sold.
In 2010 released an autobiographical book entitled Fé e Paixão and DVD Aline Barros Na Estrada to back shows his last tour and album released in 2011 Aline Extraordinário Amor de Deus, Latin Grammy nominated in 2012, a CD of original songs focused for adult audiences, produced by Ricardo Feghali Grupo Roupa Nova after three years touting the award-winning CD Live Caminho de Milagres. Future projects Aline Barros are CD / DVD Infant Aline Barros & Cia vol. 3rd and 4th album in Spanish. In February 2011, Aline announced a new pregnancy, the baby was born on October 12, the same month as Aline's birthday.
- Canções de Natal - (1998) (+ 200,000 in Brazil)
- Voz Do Coração - (1998) (+ 500,000 in Brazil)
- Playbacks Vol.1 - (1999)
- Sem Limites - (1999) (+ 600,000 in Brazil)
- O Poder Do Teu Amor - (2000) (+ 500,000 in Brazil)
- Millennium: Aline Barros - (2000) (+ 200,000 in Brazil)
- Eterno Amor - (2000) (+ 200,000 in Brazil)
- Aline Barros & Cid Moreira- Mensagem De Paz (2001) (+ 100,000 in Brazil)
- Mas De Ti - (2001)
- Bom É Ser Criança - (2001) (+ 250,000 in Brazil)
- Jesus Vida Verão - Ao Vivo - (2002) (+ 100,000 in Brazil)
- Bom é Ser Criança - Vol. 2 - (2002) (+ 500,000 in Brazil)
- El Poder De Tu Amor - (2003)
- Fruto De Amor - (2003) (+ 400,000 in Brazil)
- Companheiras de Louvor Vol. 1 - (2003)
- Caminhos Da Fé - (2004) (+ 200,000 in Brazil)
- Som de Adoradores - Ao Vivo - (2004) (+ 1,500,000 in Brazil)
- Aline Barros & Cia - (2005) (+ 300,000 in Brazil)
- O Melhor de Aline Barros - (2005) (+ 100,000 in Brazil)
- Fiesta en el Jardín - (2005)
- 10 Anos de Louvor e Adoração - (2006) (+ 150,000 in Brazil)
- Caminho de Milagres - (2007) (+ 1,000,000 in Brazil)
- O Poder Do Teu Amor - (2008) (+ 500,000 in Brazil)
- Extraordinário Amor de Deus - (2011) (+ 700,000 in Brazil)
- Aline Barros 20 Anos - (2012) (+ 100,000 in Brazil)
- Graça - (2013) (+ 160,000 in Brazil)
Latin Grammy Awards
- 2004 - Best album of Christian music in Portuguese - Fruit of Love
- 2005 - Best album of Christian music in Portuguese - Sound of Worship
- 2006 - Best album of Christian music in Portuguese - Aline Barros & Cia
- 2007 - Best album of Christian music in Portuguese - Path of Miracles
- 2008 - Best album in Spanish - Refréscate
- 2009 - Personality of the Year - Aline Barros
Brazilian International Press Award
- 2008 - Best Gospel Performance in Brazilian Category Arts, Culture and Community.