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Her third album is the straight-up samba album that Maria Rita, daughter of the late Elis Regina, was born to make. Her voice’s cool elegance—already evident on her earlier pop albums—is accented by a swinging acoustic band. Instead of standards, she does new and original songs. She's gently flirtatious on the title song, accompanied by a lone guitar. "Tá Perdoado" rocks smoothly, while "Trajetória" is the kind of aching love ballad that no samba album should be without.

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Her best work so far

I host a weekly Brazilian jazz show. I featured this album on Saturday and my phone lines lit up with tons of listeners wanting to know more about Maria Rita. "Samba Meu", the first song on the album, is beautiful. It is slow and soulful and very rich. It's amazing that it is just her voice, a guitar and a cuica. The other song that I really enjoyed is "Ta Perdoado" in which she shifts over from a classic samba beat to a mambo/salsa rythm. FABULOUS! Lastly, check out "Casa de Noca". The piano in the background makes the song. It's almost as if Ivan Lins were playing it. In short...I love this album.

My goodness!!! I love it!!

This " Samba Meu" is the her third album...This one is Lindo disco(beautifull album) She has beautifull voice,talent ... wow we are so lucky.Viva o Brazil!!! Sir Borges. Come to Boston again!!!!


I'd take you home and feed you maple sugar,but my wife might not agree--first class bossa- samba!


Genre: MPB

Years Active: '00s

Maria Rita took the MPB world by storm in 2003 with her debut album, winning all kinds of awards and crossing over abroad in light of her mammoth success. The beautiful and beautiful-sounding young lady is the daughter of one of Brazil's most (if not the most) legendary vocalists, the late Elis Regina, and if that alone weren't enough to make her a star in waiting, her father is César Camargo Mariano, one of the country's top arrangers, producers, and pianists, and her namesake is Rita Lee, yet another...
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