This day (June 26, 1942), in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil, is born Gilberto Passos Gil Moreira a.k.a Gilberto Gil, a Brazilian singer, guitarist, and songwriter, known for both his musical innovation and political commitment.
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‘Two Friends One Century Of Music’ by Caetano Veloso & Gilberto Gil is a live album (also titled ‘ Due amici, un secolo di musica!’) recorded during summer 2015 and released on January 22, 2016 by Sony Music. >>
 Brazilian TV Globo airs Homen 90, a special year-end gathering of the most famous MPB male singers : Caetano Veloso, Chico Buarque, Djavan, Gilberto Gil, Hermeto Pascoal, João Bosco, Milton Nascimento, Paulinho da Viola, Antônio Carlos Jobim and many more. >> 74 MINUTES on RVM >>
 Caetano Veloso and Gilberto Gil celebrate 25 years of Tropicália at Anhembi Parque in Santana, São Paulo >> 72 MINUTES on RVM >>
 if in Brazil, you do not want to miss Roberto Carlos, Caetano Veloso, Chico Buarque, Gilberto Gil, Edu Lobo and many others at the third Festival da Música Popular Brasileira on TV Record >> 75 MINUTES on RVM >>
 Gilberto Gil will be at Umbria Jazz Festival in Perugia, Italy >> 58 MINUTES >>
 James Taylor will share the bill of the second night of ‘Rock in Rio’ with George Benson, Al Jarreau, Gilberto Gil, Elba Ramalho and Ivan Lins at specially built Cidade do Rock >> 44 MINUTES on RVM >>
Wikipedia : This day (June 26, 1942), in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil, is born Gilberto Passos Gil Moreira a.k.a Gilberto Gil, a Brazilian singer, guitarist, and songwriter, known for both his musical innovation and political commitment.
Gilberto Gil : Partaking of this scene for 46 years, he has developed one of the most relevant and renown careers as a singer, composer and guitar-player in this field. Gil has had his albums released abroad since 1978, the year of his successful performance at the Montreux Jazz Festival, in Switzerland, recorded live.
@allmusic : Because Gil fused samba, salsa, and bossa nova with rock and folk music, he’s recognized today as one of the pioneers in world music.
@last.fm : He began his career as a bossa nova musician, but soon began writing songs that reflected a new focus on political awareness and social activism, along with fellow singer Caetano Veloso. In the 1970s, Gil added new elements of African and North American music to his already broad palette