Ai Meu Tempo, Faz Tanto Tempo

Category: Corridos

Lyrics, Translations, Music Video and Song Meaning

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Song Lyrics

00:05 - Ai, meu tempo, faz tanto tempo

Eng: Oh, my time, it’s been so long

00:08 - que o meu tempo não volta mais

Eng: That my time never comes back

00:11 - Quando os negos de Aruanda

Eng: When the blacks of Aruanda

00:14 - Cantavem coros iguais

Eng: Sang like choirs

00:16 - Ai, meu tempo, faz tanto tempo

Eng: Oh, my time, it’s been so long

00:19 - Que o meu tempo não volta mais

Eng: That my time never comes back

00:22 - Quando os negos de Aruanda

Eng: When the blacks of Aruanda

00:25 - Cantavem coros iguais

Eng: Sang like choirs

00:27 - Nos somos pretos da capanga de Aruanda

Eng: We are black from the henchman of Aruanda

00:30 - A Conceição viemos louvar

Eng: Conceição we came to praise

00:33 - Aranda e e e, Aranda e e a

Eng: Aranda e e a, Aranda e e a

00:38 - Nos somos pretos da capanga de Aruanda

Eng: We are black from the henchman of Aruanda

00:41 - A Conceição viemos louvar

Eng: Conceição we came to praise

00:43 - Aranda e e e, Aranda e e a

Eng: Aranda e e a, Aranda e e a

00:49 - Preto velho ficava sentado

Eng: Old black man sat

00:52 - no batente do velho portão

Eng: at the old gate

00:54 - Preto velho com sua viola

Eng: Old black with his viola

00:57 - Preto velho com seu violão

Eng: Old black man with his guitar

01:00 - Preto velho com sua viola

Eng: Old black with his viola

01:02 - Preto velho com seu violão

Eng: Old black man with his guitar

01:05 - La na festa da Conceição

Eng: La at the Conceição party

01:08 - Todo mundo pedindo e implorava

Eng: Everybody asking and begging

01:10 - O menino pegava a viola

Eng: The boy took the viola

01:13 - Preto velho então cantarolava

Eng: Old black then hummed

01:16 - O menino pegava a viola

Eng: The boy took the viola

01:19 - Preto velho então cantarolava

Eng: Old black then hummed

01:21 - Ai, meu tempo, faz tanto tempo

Eng: Oh, my time, it’s been so long

01:24 - que o meu tempo não volta mais

Eng: That my time never comes back

01:27 - Quando os negos de Aruanda

Eng: When the blacks of Aruanda

01:30 - Cantavem coros iguais

Eng: Sang like choirs

01:32 - Ai, meu tempo, faz tanto tempo

Eng: Oh, my time, it’s been so long

01:35 - Que o meu tempo não volta mais

Eng: That my time never comes back

01:38 - Quando os negos de Aruanda

Eng: When the blacks of Aruanda

01:41 - Cantavem coros iguais

Eng: Sang like choirs

01:43 - Preto velho ficava sentado

Eng: Old black man sat

01:46 - no batente do velho portão

Eng: Old black man sat

01:49 - Preto velho com sua viola

Eng: Old black with his viola

01:52 - Preto velho com seu violão

Eng: Old black man with his guitar

01:54 - Preto velho ficava sentado

Eng: Old black man sat

01:57 - no batente do velho portão

Eng: at the old gate

02:00 - La na festa da Conceição

Eng: La at the Conceição party

02:02 - Todo mundo pedindo e implorava

Eng: Everybody asking and begging

02:05 - O menino pegava a viola

Eng: The boy took the viola

02:08 - Preto velho então cantarolava

Eng: Old black then hummed

02:10 - O menino pegava a viola

Eng: The boy took the viola

02:13 - Preto velho então cantarolava

Eng: Old black then hummed

02:16 - O menino pegava a viola

Eng: The boy took the viola

02:19 - Preto velho então cantarolava

Eng: Old black then hummed

02:21 - O menino pegava a viola

Eng: The boy took the viola

02:24 - Preto velho então cantarolava

Eng: Old black then hummed

History and sentiment behind song

The song sings about coming from Aruanda, Aruanda is a concept present in Afro-Brazilian religions, especially in Umbanda, as well as in Brazilian Spiritism. It describes a place in the spirit world, which varies greatly according to the religious current, but which could generally be equated with a kind of spiritual colony.


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