Samba rock

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Samba rock is a genre of samba and subgenre of rock.[1][unreliable source?] Created in the 1960s, the genre combines the sounds of Brazilian samba, bebop, jazz and soul. Jorge Ben Jor created the style with his album "Bidu/Silêncio no Brooklin". After this a great number of artists followed Ben's beat, including Clube do Balanço and Trio Mocotó.

External links[edit]

  • Brazilian Beats Fansite for Brazilian Beats Series featuring numerous top Samba Rock artists


  1. ^ Samba-Rock - Cliquemusic