The Brazilian funk – Learn the different types

The Brazilian funk – Learn the different types


Hello guys! In this video, we will talk about the different types of Brazilian funk. Born in the favelas of Rio de Janeiro, the funk is one of the most popular rythms in Brazil. The Classic Funk or also know as “funk de raíz” describe the life in the favelas and was more popular in the 90’s. The Melody Funk has a beat inspired in the north American R&B. Usually the lyrics talk about love and have a soft pace. Funk Proibidão is a censored type of funk because sings about explicit sex and crimes. The Ostentation Funk is more popular in São Paulo and the lyrics describe a luxury life style with as lot of woman, cars and money. Now that you know all the styles, let’s go to a “Baile Funk”. Bye, bye!