World music singer and songwriter whose 2015 album Bossa Negra was nominated for the Best Samba/Pagode Album award at the 16th Latin Grammy Awards. His popularity has led to him amassing more than 290,000 followers on his diogonogueira_oficial Instagram account.
He began studying samba music in his youth and played soccer at his father's urging.
He released a live performance that was recorded at the Teatro João Caetano in Rio de Janeiro.
He married Milena Nogueira in 2003.
He has shared the stage with fellow performer Sandy.