Vinicius de Moraes

Marcus Vínicius de Moraes (October 19, 1913 – July 9, 1980), known as Vínicius de Moraes and nicknamed O Poetinha (the little poet), was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Son of Lydia Cruz de Moraes and Clodoaldo Pereira da Silva Moraes, he was a seminal figure in contemporary Brazilian music. As a poet, he wrote lyrics for a great number of so… Leer Más