Styles >> Brasil
The music of Brasil encompasses various regional music styles influenced by African, European and Amerindian forms. After 500 years of history, Brazilian music developed some unique and original styles such as choro, sertanejo, brega, frevo, samba, maracatu, bossa nova, MPB, Brazilian rock, axé and others. Samba is the best known form of Brazilian music worldwide, although bossa nova and other genres have also received much attention abroad. Brazil also has a growing community of modern/experimental composition, including electroacoustic music.