Jorge Ben Jor to Play Rio’s Circo Voador this Friday and Saturday

The MPB legend will be supporting his new single ‘São Valentin,’ (Saint Valentine) which was launched on February 11th, ending an eleven year hiatus since his last release.

By Jack Arnhold, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – There aren’t many names in Brazilian music bigger than Jorge Ben Jor, and fans of his oeuvre will be delighted to know that he will be playing two nights at Circo Voador, this Friday, June 1st, and Saturday, June 2nd.

Jorge Ben Jor is best known for his hit single, ‘Mas Que Nada,’ first released in 1963, which even today remains the most played Portuguese language song in the United States. Ella Fitzgerald recorded her own version of the song, as well as other Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?