Marcelo Falcão

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Marcelo Falcão
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Falcão in concert with O Rappa in São Paulo, 2005
Background information
Birth name Marcelo Falcão Custódio
Born (1973-05-31) May 31, 1973 (age 41)
Origin Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Genres Alternative rock, reggae
Occupation(s) singer-songwriter
Instruments vocals, electric guitar, acoustic guitar
Years active 1993 – present
Labels Warner Music Group
Associated acts O Rappa
Website O Rappa official website

Marcelo Falcão Custódio (born May 31, 1973 in Rio de Janeiro) is a Brazilian musician, the lead singer of the group O Rappa.

Falcão was born and grew up in Engenho Novo, Rio de Janeiro.[1]

He sang with Marcelo D2's version of "Hey Joe", popularized in the voice and guitar of Jimi Hendrix, and covered by several big names in rock and pop music in general and Seal, Paul Rodgers, Steve Ray Vaughan, Brian May, David Gilmour, commonly performed in group shows like Guitar Legends (Barcelona, 1992).

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