MPB4

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MPB4 (Short for Música Popular Brasileira 4) is a vocal and instrumental Brazilian group formed in Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, in 1965, and has been active since.The groups main genres are sung samba and MPB, and they are considered among the best vocal interpretation group in Brazil. They have frequently collaborated with Quarteto Em Cy, Toquinho and Chico Buarque.

The initial lineup featured Miltinho (Milton Lima dos Santos Filho, b. 1943), Magro (Antônio José Waghabi Filho, 1943-2012), Achilles (Achille Rique Reis, b. 1948) and Ruy Faria (Ruy Alexandre Faria, b. 1937). The quartet was originally known as Quarteto do CPC (Centro Popular de Cultura - Popular Culture Center). With the extinction of the CPC after the 1964 Brazilian coup d'état, the band adopted the name of MPB-4.

In 2001, MPB-4 completed a 36-year career with the same formation (registered in the Brazilian edition of the Guinness Book of Records). In 2004, Ruy Faria left the band, being replaced by Dalmo Medeiros (b. 1951), ex-member from Céu Da Boca. After Magro's death in 2012, he was replaced on band by Paulo Malaguti Pauleira as singer/composer/arranger.
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ME-32 MPB4 - MPB4 album art MPB4 MPB4(LP, Album, Mono) Elenco ME-32 Brazil 1966 Sell This Version
LPNG 4.121 MPB4 - Samba Pede Passagem album art Aracy De Almeida, Ismael Silva, MPB4, Carlos Poyares, Conjunto Samba Autêntico, Grupo Mensagem, Os Partideiros Aracy De Almeida, Ismael Silva, MPB4, Carlos Poyares, Conjunto Samba Autêntico, Grupo Mensagem, Os Partideiros - Samba Pede Passagem(LP, Album) Polydor LPNG 4.121 Brazil 1966 Sell This Version
ME 43, ME-43 MPB4 - MPB4 album art MPB4 MPB4(LP, Album, Mono) Elenco, Elenco ME 43, ME-43 Brazil 1967 Sell This Version
ME-50 MPB4 - MPB4 album art MPB4 MPB4(LP, Album) Elenco ME-50 Brazil 1968 Sell This Version
ME-52 MPB4 - MPB4 album art MPB4 MPB4(LP, Album, Mono) Elenco ME-52 Brazil 1969 Sell This Version
MPB4 - Deixa Estar... album art MPB4 Deixa Estar... (Album) Elenco Brazil 1970 Sell This Version
MPB4 - De Palavra Em Palavra album art MPB 4* De Palavra Em Palavra (Album) Elenco Brazil 1971 Sell This Version
MPB4 - Cicatrizes album art MPB 4* Cicatrizes (Album) Philips Brazil 1972 Sell This Version
6349 056 MPB4 - Cicatrizes album art MPB 4* Cicatrizes(LP, Album, Gat) Philips 6349 056 Brazil 1972 Sell This Version
MPB4 - Antologia album art MPB 4* Antologia (Album) Philips Brazil 1974 Sell This Version
6349 125 MPB4 - Palhaços E Reis album art MPB4 Palhaços E Reis(LP, Album) Philips 6349 125 Brazil 1974 Sell This Version
MPB4 - 10 Anos Depois album art MPB4 10 Anos Depois (Album) Philips Italy 1975 Sell This Version
MPB4 - Canto Dos Homens album art MPB4 Canto Dos Homens (Album) Philips, Philips Brazil 1976 Sell This Version
MPB4 - Antologia do Samba - Vol. II album art MPB4 Antologia do Samba - Vol. II (Album) Philips, Philips Brazil 1977 Sell This Version
MPB4 - Cobra De Vidro album art MPB4 / Quarteto Em Cy MPB4 / Quarteto Em Cy - Cobra De Vidro (Album) Philips Brazil 1978 Sell This Version
6349 409 MPB4 - Bons Tempos, Hein?! album art MPB4 Bons Tempos, Hein?!(LP, Album) Philips 6349 409 Brazil 1979 Sell This Version
MPB4 - Vira Virou album art MPB4 Vira Virou (Album) Ariola Brazil 1980 Sell This Version
6349 432 MPB4 - Flicts album art Sérgio Ricardo, Ziraldo, MPB4, Quarteto Em Cy Sérgio Ricardo, Ziraldo, MPB4, Quarteto Em Cy - Flicts(LP, Album) Philips 6349 432 Brazil 1980 Sell This Version
MPB4 - Advinha O Que É album art MPB4 Advinha O Que É (Album) Ariola Brazil 1981 Sell This Version
MPB4 - Tempo Tempo album art MPB4 Tempo Tempo (Album) Ariola France 1982 Sell This Version
201 912 MPB4 - Caminhos Livres album art MPB4 Caminhos Livres(LP, Album) Ariola 201 912 Brazil 1983 Sell This Version
823 330-1 MPB4 - 4 Coringas album art MPB4 4 Coringas(LP, Album) Barclay 823 330-1 Brazil 1984 Sell This Version
827-071-1, 8270711 MPB4 - MPB-4 Interpreta Chico Buarque album art MPB-4* MPB-4 Interpreta Chico Buarque(LP, Album) Barclay, Barclay 827-071-1, 8270711 Brazil 1985 Sell This Version
1.01.404.322 MPB4 - Feitiço Carioca - Do MPB4 Para Noel Rosa album art MPB4 Feitiço Carioca - Do MPB4 Para Noel Rosa(LP, Album) Continental (3) 1.01.404.322 Brazil 1987 Sell This Version
MPB4 - Sambas Da Minha Terra album art MPB4 Sambas Da Minha Terra (Album) Som Livre Brazil 1991 Sell This Version

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