Brazilian singer, songwriter, producer and businessman. He began singing at the age of fifteen, and began his professional career by joining a family band, which later released its first album. At sixteen years of age, Safadão became a lead singer. He has released eight albums and two DVDs, the last three CDs and the two DVDs being released by the Brazilian record label Som Livre. He is frequently invited to partner with artists from different musical genres, covering a broad range of musical genres. He has frequented various Brazilian television programs such as Domingão do Faustão, Guiminhas da manha, Encontro Com Fatima, Altas Horas, Caldeirão do Huck, Esquenta, Profissão Reporter, TV Xuxa, Video Show and Mais Você.