Milton Nascimento Sings the Jet Samba

Brazil’s Milton Nascimento sings Anton Carlos Jobim’s musical celebration of Rio de Janeiro, Samba do Avaio (The Jet Samba) . The lyrics reference the statue of Christ the Redeemer that towers over the city and the Guanabara.

Minha alma canta
(My soul sings)
Vejo o Rio de Janeiro
(Seeing Rio de Janeiro)…..

Cristo Redentor
Braços abertos sobre a Guanabara

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