Elemental Music in partnership with Universal Music
Group has issued to date more than 20 titles of
Brazilian music with of the most crucial and admired
figures in Brazilian pop.The list englobes such great
titles as Jorge Ben’s A Tabua de Esmeralda or Big Ben,
Caetano Veloso’s Qualquier Coisa, or the magnificent
and very much sought after album Transa as well as
albums by Quarteto em Cy, Gal Costa or Marcos Valle’s
superb Mustang Cor de Sangue.
Some of these artists went on to spearhead the Tropicalia
o Tropicalismo, an artistic movement that arose in the
late 1960s that encompassed art forms such as theatre,
poetry, and music. This movement is also represented here
by flagship albums like Catenano Veloso AKA Tropicalia,
Gal Costa’s Le Gal or Jorge Ben’s Self tilted album.