In the land of samba and bossa, Brazilian election campaign jingles are a must for any serious presidential hopeful. But the latest jingle has triggered a formal complaint to the country’s electoral commission.
In a country where music is a passion on par with soccer, election campaign jingles are elaborate, full-length songs. They are strategic component of a Brazilian candidate’s bid for office, acting, in some cases, as a de facto manifesto.
Date created : 2010-08-23