CARLOS LYRA

Bossa Nova • Brazil
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Carlos Eduardo Lyra Barbosa (11 May 1933 – 16 December 2023) was a Brazilian singer and composer of numerous bossa nova and Música popular brasileira classics. He and Antônio Carlos Jobim, were the first two music composers, together with lyricists Vinicius de Moraes and Ronaldo Boscoli, to be recorded by João Gilberto on his first LP entitled Chega de Saudade (1959), which was called the first generation of Bossa Nova. His first song to be recorded was "Menina" (1954), issued as a single by Sylvia Telles in 1955, with "Foi a noite" by Antônio Carlos Jobim on the other side of the record. The writers first met because of this single, when Jobim called Lyra "the other side of the record". At that time, both were writing their own music and lyrics creating a colloquial and completely new style. They wrote about their own experiences and feelings. A completely read more...
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CARLOS LYRA Bossa Nova album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Bossa Nova
Bossa Nova 1959
CARLOS LYRA Carlos Lyra album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Carlos Lyra
Bossa Nova 1961
CARLOS LYRA Depois do carnaval O Sambalanço de Carlos Lyra album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Depois do carnaval O Sambalanço de Carlos Lyra
Bossa Nova 1963
CARLOS LYRA Carlos Lyra e Vinícius de Moraes : Pobre menina rica album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Carlos Lyra e Vinícius de Moraes : Pobre menina rica
Bossa Nova 1964
CARLOS LYRA Carlos Lyra (Capitol México) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Carlos Lyra (Capitol México)
Bossa Nova 1967
CARLOS LYRA Saravá! album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Saravá!
Bossa Nova 1969
CARLOS LYRA ...E no entanto é preciso cantar album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
...E no entanto é preciso cantar
Bossa Nova 1971
CARLOS LYRA Eu & Elas ... album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Eu & Elas ...
Bossa Nova 1972
CARLOS LYRA Carlos Lyra (Continental) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Carlos Lyra (Continental)
Bossa Nova 1974
CARLOS LYRA Herói Do Medo album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Herói Do Medo
Bossa Nova 1975
CARLOS LYRA 25 Anos De Bossa Nova album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
25 Anos De Bossa Nova
Bossa Nova 1987
CARLOS LYRA Bossa Lyra album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Bossa Lyra
Bossa Nova 1993
CARLOS LYRA Carioca de Algema album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Carioca de Algema
Bossa Nova 1994
CARLOS LYRA Sambalanco album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Sambalanco
Bossa Nova 2000
CARLOS LYRA Carlos Lyra, Roberto Menescal, Marcos Valle, João Donato : Os Bossa Nova album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Carlos Lyra, Roberto Menescal, Marcos Valle, João Donato : Os Bossa Nova
Bossa Nova 2008
CARLOS LYRA Carlos Lyra E Aldir Blanc : Era No Tempo Do Rei album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Carlos Lyra E Aldir Blanc : Era No Tempo Do Rei
Bossa Nova 2010
CARLOS LYRA Alem da Bossa album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Alem da Bossa
Bossa Nova 2019

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CARLOS LYRA 50 Anos De Música - Ao Vivo album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
50 Anos De Música - Ao Vivo
Bossa Nova 2008

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CARLOS LYRA Carlos Lyra, Bôscoli & Menescal - História Da Música Popular Brasileira album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Carlos Lyra, Bôscoli & Menescal - História Da Música Popular Brasileira
Bossa Nova 1982
CARLOS LYRA Songbook album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Songbook
Bossa Nova 1994
CARLOS LYRA Best Selection from 1959 to 1963 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Best Selection from 1959 to 1963
Bossa Nova 1998

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