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Birth Name: Maria do Céu Whitaker Poças
Born: 1980/04/17
Birth Place: São Paulo, Brazil
Genres: Brazilian Traditional Music, Jazz, Bossa Nova, Soul, Rhythm And Blues

Céu, whose full name is Maria do Céu Whitaker Poças, is a Brazilian singer-songwriter whose first American album was released on the Six Degrees Records label in April 2007. She was born in São Paulo, Brazil on April 17, 1980, into a musical family, her father being a composer, arranger and musicologist. It was from her father that she learned to appreciate Brazil's classical music composers, particularly Heitor Villa-Lobos, Ernesto Nazaré and Orlando Silva. By age fifteen she had decided to become a musician and by her late teens she had studied music theory, as well as the ''violão'' (nylon-stringed Brazilian guitar). Her songs reveal her many influences, which include samba, valsa... Continue Bio >>

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Adeus Da Esposa/Temporal/Cantiga Da Noiva (Fe…
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Dor De Carnaval (Feat. Céu)
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Diz O Leão (Feat. Céu)
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Ave Cruz
On: Six Degrees Of Brazil, Vol. 2
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It's A Long Way
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