Singer and guitarist who became a legend in Brazilian folk music with releases like Filosofia de Andejo (1993) and De Campeiro Pra Campeiro (2002). Some of his best known songs include "Quando O Verso Vem Pras Casa," "Batendo Agua" and "Pra o Meu Consumo."
He received his first guitar at age 8 and began participating in local Brazilian music festivals in his early 20s.
His album Enchendo os Olhos de Campo (2001) received a Açorianos Award for Best Regional Music Album.
He has shared photos of his niece on Instagram.
He has recorded songs with Mexican singer Ramon Ayala.