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As World Cup fever rises, official Pitbull anthem 'We Are One' falls
As World Cup fever rises, official Pitbull anthem 'We Are One' falls

If you're like billions of people, you know that Thursday marks the beginning of the World Cup. The largest sporting event on Earth, the month-long series of soccer matches throughout Brazil has the world buzzing.  And from a music fan's perspective, the Cup's placement in Brazil couldn't be a better fit. Why? Because Brazil is not only a soccer powerhouse; were there a World Cup of Music, odds makers would be picking the country to land in the finals.  From the smooth, expansive feel of modern samba as popularized by Antonio Carlos Jobim and Joao Gilberto, the 1960s and '70s "tropicalia" movement that brought success to artists including Caetano Veloso, Tom Ze and Os Mutantes and the...

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