Tarek is a composer, producer, promoter and the founder of LickSamba, a music label born in Rio de Janeiro, which has earned worldwide acclaim and distribution. Drawing from cultural influences and many musical genres (world, jazz, bossa nova, funk, house, and broken beats, etc), he creates a musical experience uniquely his own. Artistic quality, consistency, and an original experience are synonymous with Tarek and the LickSamba label.

Tarek Discography Tracks


LS003 Tarek The Third Worlder(8xFile, MP3, 320) Licksamba Music LS003 US 2008

Singles & EPs

SSM-002 Tarek & Ramirez* Tarek & Ramirez* - Rising Spirits EP(3xFile, MP3, EP, 320) Subway Soul SSM-002 US 2008


LS01 Tarek Desabafo (Original)(File, MP3) Licksamba Music LS01 US 2003
LS002 Tarek Quintal(File, MP3) Licksamba Music LS002 US 2003
LS02 Tarek Desabafo (Fishi Re-work)(File, MP3) Licksamba Music LS02 US 2004
CONYA-DIG004 Tarek Revelation/ We Met in Space(File, MP3) Conya Records CONYA-DIG004 US 2008
GM007 Tarek - Desabafo album art Tarek Desabafo(File, MP3) Grooveland Music GM007 US 2008
GM014 Tarek - Desabafo  (Guy Robin Remixes) album art Tarek Desabafo (Guy Robin Remixes)(File, MP3) Grooveland Music GM014 US 2009