Caetano Veloso

SUMMARY+co.ntribute

Caetano Veloso (born 7 August 1942) is one of the most popular and influential Brazilian composers and singers. He was born in Santo Amaro da Purificação, Bahia, Brasil, the fifth of the seven children born to José Telles Veloso ("Seu Zezinho") and Claudionor Vianna Telles Veloso ("Dona Canô"). His younger sister, Maria Bethânia, preceded him to fame as a singer in the mid-1960s. He began his career around 1965 singing bossa nova and he has cited his greatest musical influences from his early period as João Gilberto and Dorival Caymmi. Read more about Caetano Veloso on Last.fm.

Type: Person (Male)
Area: Bahia
Born: 1942-08-07
Tags: mpb brazilian bossa nova tropicalia brasil

ACHIEVEMENTS

SONGS
3
SONG WEEKS
11
FIRST WEEK
34/09
LAST WEEK
06/13
ALBUMS
12
ALBUM WEEKS
93
FIRST WEEK
48/03
LAST WEEK
32/18

SONGS

Peak Title First Week Weeks Last Week
#24
1 wk

Caetano Veloso and Maria Gadu
46/11 - 51/11 wks: 6
46/11 6 51/11
#44
1 wk

34/09 - 33/12 wks: 2
34/09 2 33/12
#30
1 wk

52/12 - 06/13 wks: 3
52/12 3 06/13
#24 34/09 11 06/13

ALBUMS

Peak Title First Week Weeks Last Week
#3
3 wks
A Foreign Sound by  Caetano Veloso
16/04 - 27/04 wks: 20
16/04 20 27/04
#15
1 wk
Abracaco by  Caetano Veloso
52/12 - 04/13 wks: 4
52/12 4 04/13
#5
1 wk

48/03 - 12/04 wks: 17
48/03 17 12/04
#5
1 wk
Ce by  Caetano Veloso
39/06 - 44/06 wks: 8
39/06 8 44/06
#4
1 wk
Dois Amigos,um Seculo De Musica by  Caetano Veloso  and  Gilberto Gil
Caetano Veloso and Gilberto Gil
04/16 - 18/16 wks: 16
04/16 16 18/16
#28
1 wk
Live At Carnegie Hall by  Caetano Veloso  and  David Byrne
Caetano Veloso and David Byrne
12/12 - 12/12 wks: 1
12/12 1 12/12
#7
2 wks
Muito Mais by  Caetano Veloso
43/05 - 08/06 wks: 18
43/05 18 08/06
#20
1 wk
Multishow Ao Vivo - Caetano Veloso Abraçaço by  Caetano Veloso
08/14 - 09/14 wks: 2
08/14 2 09/14
#27
1 wk

27/05 - 37/05 wks: 2
27/05 2 37/05
#18
1 wk
Ofertório by  Caetano Veloso  featuring  Moreno Veloso ,  Zeca Veloso  and  Tom Veloso
Caetano Veloso featuring Moreno Veloso , Zeca Veloso and Tom Veloso
31/18 - 32/18 wks: 2
31/18 2 32/18
#110
1 wk

Caetano Veloso and Gilberto Gil
09/16 - 10/16 wks: 2
09/16 2 10/16
#22
1 wk
Zii & Zie by  Caetano Veloso
18/09 - 18/09 wks: 1
18/09 1 18/09
#3 48/03 93 32/18