‘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 shouldn’t be for any artist. “The man” for this achievement has a reputation: Thiaguinho. Nobody is saying that the singer shouldn’t be a phenomenon among the many nation’s samba and pagoda abilities. 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 broadly broadcast. To inform this very particular story, Globo is making ready ‘Som Brasil presents: Meu Nome é Thiago André’, a particular in honor of the singer that can 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 wished to be a musician, I by no means had some other focus. Someday I wished to file 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 laborious 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material, through which all the pieces will likely be new, from the best way Thiaguinha’s trajectory is informed, from unpublished experiences to the idea in that the particular is conceived.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 via eventualities 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 comply with 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’ve got a stage, on the opposite a dressing room, varied units. The general public will see the digital camera, lighting tools, sound. We adopted the concept behind the scenes,” explains Gian Carlo Bellotti, who indicators the principle path of the particular.

Monica Almeida, creative director, provides: “Now we have a variety of archival materials from this 20-year profession that’s related to the universe of tv. We are going to play with TV parts, 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 couple of present that’s tv historical past and an artist that has grown up with us, the viewers that we watch.”

However tv shouldn’t be solely part of Thiaguinha’s life after fame. As a toddler, he listened to collection soundtracks and watched music packages that helped construct his dream, which has now come true, similar to “Programa Livre”, “Ligação” and “Som Brasil”. These reminiscences are introduced again throughout interviews with Pedro Bial, that are interspersed with musical performances of main hits similar to “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” through which he sings his references similar to Gilberto Gil, Cazuza, Djavan, Benito de Paula, Milton Nascimento and others.

To Pedro Bial, Thiaguinho reveals fears, anxieties, happiness, previous and future desires. 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 abruptly displays Brazil samba with a variety 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 instances and recorded ten albums with the group. In his solo profession, he launched 11 albums with 1000’s of copies offered, which earned him gold and platinum data and quite a few awards similar to Multishow, Nacional da Música and Latin Grammy nominations.


All through his life, Thiaguinho had the help of many individuals, particularly his household. Subsequently, to speak about Thiago André with out the attitude of those that adopted the beginning and improvement of this dream and understanding the roots of the beliefs and values ​​that bought him right here can be to inform an incomplete story. The particular subsequently invited his mom Glória Maria Barbosa and his father João Barbosa to a state of affairs just like their front room: 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 comply with his dream, having beforehand left his job as a shoe shiner to handle a school, after passing via the Ministry of Training, Tourism and Sports activities . within the metropolis the place they lived.

“My mother and father 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 exterior the home and I used to be searching for a greater and extra dignified life for me and my sister and that impressed me rather a lot […]. Every time my father bought concerned in one thing, it was in a given means. In every single place I got here he was a frontrunner and that made me develop up with this robust reference at house, he’s my inspiration to by no means surrender,” 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 pal. “They selected me to be a part of Exaltasamba and so they made me very honored, very blissful. I took singing and performing classes and I paid a variety 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 in the present day, 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 buddies,” 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 common manufacturers of TV Globo viewers in relation to music specials, ‘Som Brasil’. Created in 1981, this system has already paid tribute to names similar to Tom Jobim, Vinícius de Moraes, Ivan Lins and others, and now returns with comparable productions each time the content material is devoted to a consultant of Brazilian music.

Nevertheless, the return of the model comes as a deepening within the artist’s life: “I imagine 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’ll search for a distinct format that can at all times put the idea into context for the awardee,” explains Gian Carlo Bellotti.

“I am very blissful that ‘Conversa’ has turn out to be such a hub; this core; this boiling level for this kind of manufacturing in several Globa home windows. This system has accomplished 1,000 releases and we’re happy with all the pieces we do,” feedback Pedro Bial. “And that got here rather a lot 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 possibility to see live shows of artists I favored, as a result of there have been no live shows of them in my metropolis. One among my most particular reminiscences 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” shouldn’t 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. A few of the songs from this new work will likely be a part of ‘Som Brasil presents: Meu Nome é Thiago André’, in cuts of the commemorative present. They’re: “Comfortable Finale”, by Jorge Vercillo; “Palco”, by Gilbert Gil, and the unreleased “Vencedor”.

The entire setlist of the challenge will likely be obtainable on digital platforms, at exhibits and exhibitions.

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

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