Brazil’s Samba Legends Announced to Play at Rock in Rio

Some of the biggest names in samba have been announced to perform together at Rio’s celebrated music festival on September 15th.

By Ciara Long, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Already bringing together some of the leading acts in international pop and rock, plus some of Brazil’s most popular musicians, Rock in Rio continues to add big names to its bill this year.

On the festival’s first night this year, September 15th, the Sunset Stage will unite several of Brazil’s most famous samba musicians.

The show, titled ‘Salve o Samba!’ (‘Save the Samba!’) will bring together Monarco, Martinho da Vila, Jorge Aragão, Alcione, Roberta Sá and Mart'nália. Also performing with them will be

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