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Category Archives: Gaby Amarantos

Winner of three 2012 Video Music Brasil awards, check out Gaby Amarantos’ video for "Xirley"


Gaby Amarantos is a singer of style known as “technobrega”. She hails from the north Brazilian state of  Pará and released her first album earlier this year. Having recently won … Continue reading

September 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Gaby Amarantos dismisses Beyoncé comparisons and takes home three awards at the 2012 Video Music Brasil awards


The singer of the musical style dubbed “tecnobrega”, Gaby Amarantos, was the big  winner of the Video Music Brasil (VMB) 2012, the MTV awards that took place at the Espaço … Continue reading

September 24, 2012 · 1 Comment

The "Brazilian Beyonces"!!


OK OK, so there really isn’t a such thing as a “Brazilian Beyonce”, right? But I guess everybody wants to be the queen on the throne. Although I usually deal … Continue reading

April 13, 2012 · 4 Comments

The "Brazilian Beyonces"!!


OK OK, so there really isn’t a such thing as a “Brazilian Beyonce”, right? But I guess everybody wants to be the queen on the throne. Although I usually deal … Continue reading

April 13, 2012 · 2 Comments