Vinicius de Moraes
Genres:
International, Jazz, Latin
Meta styles:
Brazilian Traditions, Latin Jazz/World Fusion
Styles:
Bossa Nova, Brazilian Pop, Latin Jazz, MPB, Samba, World Fusion

Wrong spelling for Vinícius de Moraes. Vinicius de Moraes, o poetinha (the little poet) (October 19, 1913 - July 9, 1980), born Marcus Vin?cius da Cruz de Melo Morais in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, was a seminal figure in contemporary Brazilian music. As a poet, he wrote lyrics for a great number of songs that became all-time classics. He was also a composer, a playwright, a diplomat and, as an interpreter of his own songs, he left several important albums.

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