Axé is a popular music genre originating in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil approximately in 1986, fusing different Afro-Caribbean genres, such as Marcha, Reggae, and Calypso. It also includes influences of Brazilian music such as Frevo, Forró and Carixada. The most important creator of this music style was Alfredo Moura, conducting Carlinhos Brown, Luiz Caldas, Sarajane and others. The word "axé" comes from a Yoruba religious greeting used in the Candomblé and Umbanda religions that means "soul", "light", "spirit" or "good vibration".
A positive uplifting bossa nova featuring Flute and Flugal Horn. Mellow and laid back latin feel and theme make this suitable for any easy going and lighthearted situations. Commercials, documentaries, infomercials, travelogues, film, TV or anywhere that calls for a carefree and relaxing mood. Instrumental, Brazilian, Axé
This energetic, upbeat, and exciting music (Pop Axé music is a very popular style in Brazil, specially in the Carnival Festival at Salvador, Bahia) is inspired by artists like Daniela Mercury and Ivete Sangalo. Ideal for commercials, soundtracks, (esp news about the northeast of Brazil), and more. Instrumental, Brazilian, Axé
This Latin-tinged acoustic track accompanies a lyric that cuts to the heart. It's reminiscent of Antonio Carlos Jobim and his Bossa Nova songs. But it goes further, exploring all the things that tug at our heart strings, reminding us that we seek something deeper from songs sometimes. Heart, Axe, Male Vocals, Brazilian, Axé
Island Caribbean style music. For 30 second commercials and TV ads. Rich body blend of caribbean pacific instruments & vibes. Strong happy theme with steel drums on rich marimbas. Great for multiple use. Travel & Regional background music. Source music or underscore for Film, TV and Video Games. Instrumental, Brazilian, Axé
A loose and jazzy, lounge style Latin baiao instrumental cue featuring soft Spanish guitar atop a bed of smoky piano, bass and drums that creates a mood of relaxing at the beach or tropical bar, surrounded by a warm breeze and exotic palm trees. Instrumental, Brazilian, Axé
Nylon String Bossa Nova with Alto Saxaphone lead theme and beautiful vibraphone. This is very Sexy sonorous sound that is either chilling out with a glass of wine or dancing feet time. Perfect fit for a Latin scene in any movie could work in a car chase or a scene in a club whilst people dancing. Instrumental, Brazilian, Axé