Today In Covers: An Unlikely Lady Gaga Cover From Brazil

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Oh, yes, they did! The Brazilian group Aviões do Forró recently paid tribute to Lady Gaga with a cover of her hit "Alejandro."

Forró (pronounced <faw-HAW>) is a Brazilian music style with rural roots; it's extremely popular in the northeast part of that country. It's heavy on the accordion, triangle and zabumba drum. Bands like Aviões represent electric forró.

What do you think of the cover? In case you've been living under a rock and haven't heard the original, here it is for comparison.

Seeing how popular Lady Gaga is, I'm sure there are plenty of other covers of her work. Which other ones are we missing?

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Canción Cover De Hoy: Lady Gaga, con un toque Brasilero.

El grupo Brasilero Aviões do Forró hizo tributo a Lady Gaga en un cover de ‘Alejandro”, el reciente del éxito de la estrella pop.

Forró es un estilo de música Brasilera con raíces mas rurales. De toda la música que Brasil exporta al mundo, tal vez este es el género menos conocido. Sin embargo, es extremadamente popular en el Noreste de ese país. Es una música caracterizada por el uso del acordeón, el triangulo y el tambor zabumba. Bandas como Aviões representan el forró eléctrico.

¿Que te parece este cover? Por si no haz escuchado el original aquí te lo dejamos para que compares.

Teniendo en cuenta lo popular que es Lady Gaga, estoy segura que hay muchísimos cobres de su trabajo. ¿Qué otros covers de Gaga existen que hayas escuchado? Cuéntanos.

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