Rodrigo Amarante Throws a Musical Tantrum in Latest Album, ‘Drama’

Rodrigo Amarante Throws a Musical Tantrum in Latest Album, ‘Drama’
Rodrigo Amarante Throws a Musical Tantrum in Latest Album, ‘Drama’

Rodrigo Amarante Throws a Musical Tantrum in Latest Album, ‘Drama’

Starting over can be scary. But not for Rodrigo Amarante. After an established musical career in Brazil, he made the jump to the U.S., where his relative anonymity was a source of creative energy — and an opportunity to reinvent himself.

Amarante’s second solo album, Drama, is about rejecting traditional forms of masculinity and embracing imperfections — then releasing them as a beautiful symphony of chaos and, well, drama.

Hear Rodrigo Amarante’s live performance of the song “Tara” from his new album.

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