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Roberto Carlos
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Roberto Carlos in 2018.
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Birth name Roberto Carlos Braga
Born April 19, 1941 (1941-04-19) (age 80)
Origin Cachoeiro do Itapemirim, Espírito Santo, Brazil
Occupation(s) Singer-songwriter, actor
Instruments Vocals, guitar
Years active 1951 – present
Associated acts Jovem Guarda, Erasmo Carlos

Roberto Carlos Braga ( born April 19, 1941) is a Brazilian singer-songwriter, also known as King of Latin Music or simply The King.

Most of his songs are written in partnership with his friend, singer and songwriter Erasmo Carlos (no relation). Roberto Carlos has sold over 140 million albums around the world. He is considered one of the most influential artists in Brazil, being cited as a source of inspiration by many artists and bands. His net worth is estimated at US$160 million.

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