Batuke Samba Funk
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Batuke Samba Funk

Miami, FL | Established. Jan 01, 2010 | SELF | AFTRA

Miami, FL | SELF | AFTRA
Established on Jan, 2010
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Jul
03
Batuke Samba Funk @ Lincon center Courtyard - Jazz Summer concert series

Miami Beach, Florida, United States

Miami Beach, Florida, United States

Jun
24
Batuke Samba Funk @ A&B Food & Co.

Miami Beach, Florida, United States

Miami Beach, Florida, United States

Jun
22
Batuke Samba Funk @ Bodega Taqueria y Tequila

Miami Beach, Florida, United States

Miami Beach, Florida, United States

Music

Press


"BEST BRAZILIAN BAND IN THE U.S.A (2013)"

“Batuke won on May 6th, 2013 The 16th Brazilian Press Awards USA 2013 best Brazilian band in the United States. As best musical group promoting Brazilian culture outside Brazil.”
- The 16th Brazilian Press Awards USA 2013


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Bio

Batuke Samba Funk
A high energy Brazilian band that mixes rhythms such as Funk from the 70's with Afro Samba, Brazilian Big Band, Batucada, Soul, and R&B. The band attracts a mixed crowd of and gets everybody dancing in every performance. Batuke aims to "Brazilianize" American sounds and "Americanize" Brazilian sounds in a perfect balanced and rhythmic fusion! 

Biggest influences are: Jorge Ben Jor, James Brown, Tim Maia, Max de Castro, Cartola, Seu Jorge, Zeca pagodinho, Erykah Badu. 

Em Portugues - Batuke Samba Funk
Banda carioca com base em Miami que mistura ritmos de Funk dos anos 70  com Afro Samba, Música Preta Brasileira,  Gafieira , Batucada, Soul e R&B.

Suas maiores influências são: Jorge Ben Jor, James Brown, Tim Maia, Max de Castro, Cartola, Seu Jorge, Zeca pagodinho, Erykah Badu. 


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