Carlinhos Brown

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Birthday
23, 1962
Birthplace
Salvador, Brazil
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
23, 1962 (age 56)
Birthplace
Salvador, Brazil

About

Oscar-winning Brazilian singer who founded Timbalada and Tribalistas and is known for his distinct Tropicalia and reggae style.

Before Fame

He studied percussion instruments as a child.

Trivia

He was nominated for a 2012 Academy Award for his original music for the 2011 film, Rio.

Family Life

His parents are Renato Freitas and Madalena Santos.

Associated With

He wrote the song "A Namorada" for Speed 2, which starred Sandra Bullock .