‘Som Brasil presents: Meu Nome é Thiago André’ celebrates 20 years of Thiaguinha’s profession at Globo

Press launch Mauricio Fidalgo / Globo Launching a profession in tv and constructing a fortress on a trajectory that has lasted 20 years and remained related all through will not be for any artist. “The man” for this achievement has a reputation: Thiaguinho. Nobody is saying that the singer will not be a phenomenon among the many nation’s samba and pagoda skills. And most impressively, Thiaguinho received Brazil over from the beginning along with his participation within the actuality present ‘Fama’ in 2002. Since then, each step taken has been extensively broadcast. To inform this very particular story, Globo is getting ready ‘Som Brasil presents: Meu Nome é Thiago André’, a particular in honor of the singer that may air on August 10 after ‘Pantanal’.

“To have the ability to have a particular on TV Globo, the place it began, 20 years later, is an achievement. I at all times needed to be a musician, I by no means had another focus. Someday I needed to document a CD, go on TV exhibits, go on the radio. Right now, after so many albums and acts, I really feel a pleasure that’s onerous to explain. I at all times thought that if I may reside on music on a regular basis, I most popular it. For me, music has at all times been my motivation, I’ve by no means had anything,” celebrates Thiaguinho.

This system marks the return of ‘Som Brasil’, the title that marked Brazilian tv with musical content material, however which is available in a brand new format: an anthology of specials that honor the nationwide music. The manufacturing is the work of the “Conversa com Bial” workforce, made up of a number of professionals and specialists in immersive content material, wherein every part might be new, from the best way Thiaguinha’s trajectory is advised, from unpublished reviews to the idea in that the particular is conceived. Whereas Pedro Bial interviews the singer, the viewers goes behind the scenes of the TV present and goes by way of situations that rework and include each a part of the story.

“We perceive that Thiaguin’s first look on ‘Fama’ marks the start of his profession, after which we observe his improvement on tv throughout these 20 years, so we determined for the metalanguage to go behind the scenes of tv as a script. It is like a reside efficiency. On one aspect we now have a stage, on the opposite a dressing room, varied units. The general public will see the digicam, lighting tools, sound. We adopted the concept behind the scenes,” explains Gian Carlo Bellotti, who indicators the primary route of the particular.

Monica Almeida, inventive director, provides: “Now we have a whole lot of archival materials from this 20-year profession that’s linked to the universe of tv. We’ll play with TV components, with units that fold and unfold in entrance of the cameras, and with lighting. It is actually a joke, with a behind-the-scenes look, as a result of we’re speaking a few present that’s tv historical past and an artist that has grown up with us, the viewers that we watch.”

However tv will not be solely part of Thiaguinha’s life after fame. As a baby, he listened to sequence soundtracks and watched music packages that helped construct his dream, which has now come true, resembling “Programa Livre”, “Ligação” and “Som Brasil”. These recollections are introduced again throughout interviews with Pedro Bial, that are interspersed with musical performances of main hits resembling “Caraca, Muleke”, “Falta Você” and “Ousadia e Alegria”, on stage with a full band. addition to cuts from the present “Meu Nome é Thiago André” wherein he sings his references resembling Gilberto Gil, Cazuza, Djavan, Benito de Paula, Milton Nascimento and others.

To Pedro Bial, Thiaguinho reveals fears, anxieties, happiness, previous and future goals. He saves passages from his childhood, from the time he lived in Ponta Porã, in Mato Grosso do Sul; relationship with household; journey expertise and the routine of the occupation. He shares the emotions that make him identified past his artist picture. “Thiaguinho has a tremendous story, a boyish means that comes little by little, gently. It comes from the Midwest and all of the sudden displays Brazil samba with a whole lot of originality. He comes from a household with an equally inspiring and really beneficiant historical past,” feedback Pedro Bial.

Throughout these 20 years, Thiaguinho was a part of the vocals of Exaltasamba 9 occasions and recorded ten albums with the group. In his solo profession, he launched 11 albums with hundreds of copies offered, which earned him gold and platinum data and quite a few awards resembling Multishow, Nacional da Música and Latin Grammy nominations.


All through his life, Thiaguinho had the assist of many individuals, particularly his household. Due to this fact, to speak about Thiago André with out the attitude of those that adopted the start and improvement of this dream and understanding the roots of the beliefs and values ​​that acquired him right here could be to inform an incomplete story. The particular due to this fact invited his mom Glória Maria Barbosa and his father João Barbosa to a situation just like their lounge: they sit with their son on the couch and inform the way it all started.

Gloria at all times had music in her life. Thiaguinho accompanied his mom to the church for the singing rehearsals of the group she led and which sang throughout mass. João was no totally different: he grew to become a radio announcer and was additionally Thiaguinho’s first motivational instance to observe his dream, having beforehand left his job as a shoe shiner to handle a university, after passing by way of the Ministry of Schooling, Tourism and Sports activities . within the metropolis the place they lived.

“My dad and mom at all times confirmed me the best way to success, it doesn’t matter what I selected for my life. […]and I grew up seeing them on a regular basis outdoors the home and I used to be in search of a greater and extra dignified life for me and my sister and that impressed me quite a bit […]. Each time my father acquired concerned in one thing, it was in a given means. All over the place I got here he was a frontrunner and that made me develop up with this robust reference at dwelling, he’s my inspiration to by no means hand over,” reveals Thiaguinho.

Thiaguinho and Glória sing collectively for the primary time on TV, presenting “Fascinação” with solely piano accompaniment. The second ends with an emotional singer.

One other participant, after which with Thiaguinho who had simply left ‘Fama’, was Péricles, with whom he shared Exaltasamba vocals and have become a powerful good friend. “They selected me to be a part of Exaltasamba and so they made me very honored, very comfortable. I took singing and performing classes and I paid a whole lot of consideration to him, how he greeted individuals at exhibits, how he behaved on stage. He served as a reference for the artist I’m right this moment, even my father thanked him for being this consultant in my profession,” says the awardee. “Our attunement solely will increase with time. We left the group in 2012 and ten years later we’re even nearer mates,” he provides.

Thiaguinho and Péricles sing “Jogo da Sedições/Livre Pra Voar” and “Tá Veding That Lua” collectively.


The particular symbolizes the rescue of one of the vital fashionable manufacturers of TV Globo viewers relating to music specials, ‘Som Brasil’. Created in 1981, this system has already paid tribute to names resembling Tom Jobim, Vinícius de Moraes, Ivan Lins and others, and now returns with related productions at any time when the content material is devoted to a consultant of Brazilian music.

Nonetheless, the return of the model comes as a deepening within the artist’s life: “I consider that the massive distinction on this new section of ‘Som Brasil’ is within the interviews and the rescue of unpublished tales. As well as, for every particular we are going to search for a distinct format that may at all times put the idea into context for the awardee,” explains Gian Carlo Bellotti.

“I am very comfortable that ‘Conversa’ has grow to be such a hub; this core; this boiling level for such a manufacturing in numerous Globa home windows. This system has accomplished 1,000 releases and we’re pleased with every part we do,” feedback Pedro Bial. “And that got here quite a bit from our different productions just like the specials with Arnaldo Antunes, Erasmo Carlos, Chitãozinh & Xororó and others,” he provides.

Thiaguinho, who famous this return, additionally celebrates: “Som Brasil was a chance to see live shows of artists I preferred, as a result of there have been no live shows of them in my metropolis. One in all my most particular recollections is collaborating alongside Elsa Soares. I’ve it in my coronary heart,” he says.

“My title is THIAGO ANDRÉ”

“Som Brasil Presente: Meu Nome é Thiago André” will not be the one celebration of the singer’s 20-year profession. Thiaguinho releases, the day after the exhibition, 11, an eponymous album for the particular that visits his biggest references, with devoted songs of nice musical names. Among the songs from this new work might be a part of ‘Som Brasil presents: Meu Nome é Thiago André’, in cuts of the commemorative present. They’re: “Joyful Finale”, by Jorge Vercillo; “Palco”, by Gilbert Gil, and the unreleased “Vencedor”.

The entire setlist of the challenge might be accessible on digital platforms, at exhibits and exhibitions.

The particular, which might be repeated on Multishow this Thursday the eleventh at 8 pm and might be accessible on Globoplay, is artistically directed by Monica Almeida and directed by Gian Carlo Bellotti.

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