Fred Martins – Brasil
Exceptional among the artists of his generation, the singer and composer Fred Martins offers a varied repertoire of author closely related to the Brazilian song. In a particular and contemporary style, his compositions dialogue with samba, bossa nova and modal northeastern, mixing also elements with rock and other styles.
The talent of this songwriter was recognized by the prestigious VISA Award for Brazilian music (9th edition, 2006), in which he was awarded the prize: Best Composer, by unanimous vote of jury and public. Her compositions were also recorded by Renato Braz (Por um Fio), Ney Matogrosso (Tempo Afora y Novamente), Maria Rita (Sem aviso y Perfeitamente), Zélia Duncan (Hóspede do tempo y Flores), among others.
At present, he is working on his sixth album and first album in Europe: Para além do muro do meu quintal, to be presented in Europe (with representative songs of his 20 years of career). The album includes musicians from Brazil, Galicia, Portugal and Argentina.