Marcelo D2 opens the wings of his new project at the Circus Voador
“Marcelo D2 and a Handful of Bamba” marks a strong debut in the heart of Lapa in the
Rio de Janeiro.
an established career
After the success of Assim touch os MEUS TAMBORES Vol.1 (2020) and the triumphant return
from Planet Hemp in Jardineiros, (2022) Marcelo D2 prepares for a new step in his
career, redefining formats and bringing new possibilities to his already
Marcelo’s passion for samba comes from the cradle, in his career, the artist has had the blessing of
great names of the genre such as master Bezerra da Silva among many others who still
live and make history.
the patella is hot
For the debut of this project, D2 invited his son Sain to open a class,
leading his team to sing his classic songs and albums Dose de Adrenalina and Slow
Flow, setting the stage for his third album hitting the streets still in its infancy
The event had an artistic focus on samba and, although the artists were MCs
we see all the energy going to a big table at the top of the stage making a
allusion to samba circles.
Yan Carpenter is a photographer and was at the event with us, and talked about his
experience photographing the event: “Photographing Sain and D2 in this penthouse was incredible, the house was full very early, when he sang the second song it was impossible to walk”,
If the fulcrum of the event was to build a narrative centered on the bohemian and the malandragem, the
goal has been completed. Without missing a beat, Marcelo D2 innovates once again, bringing
also their latest release, POVO. IN . FÉ, celebrating ancestry and seeking
keep alive the traditions and places he has lived in these almost 30-year career. A vote.
Earl Johnson is a music writer at Gossipify, known for his in-depth analysis and unique perspective on the industry. A graduate of USC with a degree in Music, he brings years of experience and passion to his writing. He covers the latest releases and trends, always on the lookout for the next big thing in music.