Rock in Rio 2024 – SAMBAIANA


Sambaiana is a female samba collective from Salvador composed of Marília Sodré (guitar and vocals), Ju Moraes (vocals and percussion), Grace Profeta (vocals and percussion), Rayra (vocals and cavaquinho), Marcinha BB (percussion), and Lalá Evangelista (percussion).

Besides their passion for samba, the collective believes that women should not be limited to vocals but should participate fully in the samba circle, playing all the instruments.



The song “Groove Arrastado” from the 2021 album Sambaiana has over 1 million streams on Spotify.


The collective, which started in a bi-weekly samba circle in Salvador in the summer of 2020, has gained international recognition.


The audience will be able to enjoy a samba circle conducted entirely by women.

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