Tom Ze - Brazil Classics, Vol.4: The Best of Tom Ze - Massive Hits (1990)
EAC | FLAC (image+.cue, log) | 00:42:43 | 104 MB
Genre: Pop-Rock, MPB, Folk | Label: Luaka Bop
A cofounder of the tropicalista movement with Veloso, Gil, Bethania, et al., Zé has faded into obscurity as his music becomes more and more experimental and eccentric. This is by far the best Brazilian recording I've ever heard (caveat emptor!), partly because of the gentleness of Zé's weirdness and partly because he sounds so Brazilian even as the other tropicalistas come to associate "avant-garde" with increasingly Pan American pop-soup.