A song released 64 years ago without much success ended up going viral after 64 years. It all started between users tik tok at Russia. In Brazil, the choir is already known by many users of social networks: “A deserted boy, in Bahia / He is a captain of sands, a captain of sands, a captain of sands.”
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Inspired by a semi-homogeneous book written by Jorge AmadoAnd sand captain written by Oswaldo Matthews And joe guitar and registered by Agenor Ribeiro, then 12 years. Corio da Bahia spoke with the singer, now retired conductor and teacher, who was surprised by the song’s fallout after 58 years.
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Late success started with a remix of after applauseBrazilian DJ project Rodrigo Velotini, he posted it four years ago on platforms like Soundcloud, where he already has more than two million plays. One version of the song on YouTube already has over 8 million streams.
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In February 2019, the Russian player Marmouk, with 17 million YouTube subscribers, used the track as the soundtrack for a video playing Counter Strike (CS). It was enough for the song to reach the top of the charts in Russia. The release became a soundtrack for movie trailers, MMA fights, and even war visuals.
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In Brazil, another remix of the song, Pesero’s version by the group Hurricane hit, spread on TikTok and Instagram. The video posted on YouTube has already garnered more than 800,000 views. It took the success of the track Xand the plane Recording is also called sand captainwhich features a sampling of the original recording.
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Agenor Ribeiro was born in Rio in 1952, and grew up in Três Rios (RJ), on the border between Rio and Minas. At the age of nine, he became the lead singer of the CLAVE dance group, replacing him Carlos Alberto, named King of Boleros. He started singing after winning the Palhaço Carequinha impersonator competition.
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Carlos Alberto later took him to the Philips label, where he released a single that appeared on the A-side. poor boy birthdayIt was sung by Agenor and Isa Maria, and it was sung on the album by sand captain. Joao AraujoCamel kazozathen the director of Philips, who died in 2013, took out the recording in July 1964, in addition, he was responsible for hiring Agenor (who, incidentally, had the same name as his son). The orchestra was arranged and managed by the conductor war fish.
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The boy prodigy continued to sing, after participating in programs on the radio (he even sang on Sundays on the actor’s show Paulo Gracindo) and on TV. From 14 to 17 years old, he returned to sing with dance groups. At the age of 18, he signed a contract with CBS, sang songs for Jovim Guarda, adopting the stage name Marcelo and even being called New Roberto Carlos by press.
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At 72, he joined the army, where he joined the orchestra. Then he was part of the choir of the National Symphony Orchestra. He studied music and became a professor of music theory, both at Ufrj and at municipal school italyin Rocha Miranda, in the northern region, where Anita is a lesson. “To tell you the truth,” he told Corio da Bahia, “I don’t even know if she sang in the choir, because she was so different.”
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Retired, Agenor lives today in Vitoria (Spain), where he owns a studio at home and continues to compose. In 2020, he contracted the Covid virus and was hospitalized for 15 days, under the tube. At 70, he is believed to have survived to witness the song’s late success.
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