Capoeira Music

Music, lyrics, History, Sentiment & videos

Immerse yourself in capoeira with classic and modern capoeira music and download the lyrics to the best Capoeira songs. We try our best to help you understand the meaning behind the songs in Capoeira. If you enjoy the culture then music is a perfect way to immerse yourself into the life, history and tradition of the people around the world who practice capoeira.

La Laue (Roda Maravilhosa)

(Roda Maravilhosa) A very beautiful, fast paced song,full of energy, that talks about the passion of the great game of Capoeira.The song and name "lalaue" derives from Bem-te-vi, and song it sings. of...

Zum Zum Zum

Philosophy And History Of Capoeira Much of Capoeira philosophy and history is hidden in songs, which in turn are linked with the history of Brazil. The study and research of these songs are most...

Paranaue

The Meaning of Corrido Corrido, which literally means run, is also a call and response style of singing with one or two verses. The song involves the roda and each line or verse is required to be re...

Toque De Cavalaria (Berimbau)

The Origin of The Rhythm This rhythm was created after the ban on capoeira, when penalties for practice were severe to the point of torture and even mutilation. The rhythm of cavalleria, is perceiv...

Lampião Subia A Serra

Lampião A Celebrated Brazilian Figure "Eh eh eh toom toom toom See the footsteps of Lampiao Lampiao descends from the Sierra To look for Maria Bonita To help escape from the police" One of the...

Laia Loio: Touching Tribute To Mestre Bimba.

A Tribute to Mestre Bimba This song is the most perfect and touching tribute to Mestre Bimba, the founder of Capoeira Regional. He passed away in Sao Salvador, the capital city of Bahia - the b...

Banguela Ou Benguela

The Origin Of the Song Named after an Angolan port used during the Brazilian slave trade, Benguela is a rhythm created by Mestre Bimba, dictating a medium paced game, focusing on moving closer to ...

Marinheiro So

I'm not from here Lonely Sailor I have no love Lonely sailor I am from Bahia Lonely sailor From sa salvador Lonely sailor Here it comes, here it comes Lonely sailor How does he come face? L...