Music / Brazilian Music (MPB)

MPB's second stage - after the split Bossa Nova (1959)/ Jovem Guarda (1965)/ Tropicalismo (1967) - refers to mainstream Brazilian pop music. Well-known MPB artists include, among many others, singers such as Elis Regina, Marisa Monte, Nara Leão, Maria Bethânia,Simone, Chico Buarque, Caetano Veloso, Roberto Carlos, Jorge Benjor, Milton Nascimento, Gilberto Gil, João Bosco, Ivan Lins, Djavan.