Elba Ramalho

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Elba Ramalho
Ramalho in November 2013.
Ramalho in November 2013.
Background information
Born (1951-08-17) August 17, 1951 (age 68)
OriginConceição, Paraíba, Brazil
GenresMPB, salsa, forró
Occupation(s)solo singer-songwriter, musical artist, performer, writer

Elba Ramalho (born August 17, 1951 in Conceição, Paraíba) is a Brazilian songwriter, performer, poet and actress. She is sometimes called "The Queen of Forró".

In addition to her successful solo career, Elba has collaborated with a number of well-established Brazilian acts, including Alceu Valença and her first cousin Zé Ramalho.

Discography[edit]

Year Album Record company Format Sales in Brazil Certifications
1979 Ave de Prata Epic/CBS LP 70,000
1980 Capim do Vale Epic/CBS LP 80,000
1981 Elba CBS LP 90,000
1982 Alegria Ariola LP 300,000 Platinum
1983 Coração brasileiro Ariola LP 400,000 Platinum
1984 Fogo na mistura Ariola LP 250,000 Platinum
1985 Do Jeito que A Gente Gosta Ariola LP 300,000 Platinum
1986 Remexer Ariola LP 200,000 Gold
1987 Elba Ariola LP 250,000 Platinum
1988 Fruto Ariola LP 150,000 Gold
1989 Popular Brasileira Ariola LP 150,000 Gold
1990 Ao Vivo Ariola LP 250,000 Platinum
1991 Felicidade Urgente Ariola LP 120,000 Gold
1992 Encanto Ariola LP 130,000 Gold
1993 Devora-me Ariola LP 140,000 Gold
1995 Paisagem BMG CD 250,000 Platinum
1996 Leão do Norte BMG CD 400,000 Platinum
1996 Grande Encontro BMG CD 1,200,000 Diamond
1997 Baioque BMG CD 120,000 Gold
1997 Grande Encontro 2 BMG CD 750,000 3X Platinum
1998 Flor da Paraíba BMG CD 100,000 Gold
1999 Solar BMG CD 150,000 Gold
2000 O Grande Encontro 3 BMG CD 250,000 Platinum
2001 Cirandeira BMG CD 100,000 Gold
2002 Elba Canta Luiz BMG CD 100,000 Gold
2003 Elba Ao Vivo BMG CD 100,000 Gold
2005 Elba e Dominguinhos Ao Vivo BMG CD 50,000 Gold
2007 Qual o Assunto Que Mais Lhe Interessa? Ramax CD 40,000
2009 Balaio de Amor Biscoito Fino CD 40,000
2010 Marco Zero Ao Vivo Biscoito Fino CD, DVD 7,000
2013 Vambora lá Dançar Saladesom Records CD 10,000
2013 Cordas, Gonzaga e Afins Coqueiro Verde CD, DVD 3,500
2015 Do Meu Olhar pra Fora Coqueiro Verde CD 3,500

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