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Funk carioca music on the radio

Funk Carioca, also known as Baile Funk, is a music genre that originated in the favelas (slums) of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in the late 1980s. The music is a fusion of Miami bass, African rhythms and Brazilian samba, and is characterized by its heavy beats and explicit lyrics.

The genre gained mainstream popularity in Brazil during the 2000s, with artists like MC Marcinho, MC Catra and MC Koringa paving the way for a new wave of Funk Carioca artists. One of the most successful and well-known artists of the genre is Anitta, who has achieved international success with hits like "Show das Poderosas" and "Vai Malandra". Other popular artists include Ludmilla, Nego do Borel, and Kevinho.

Funk Carioca has also made its way into the radio airwaves, with a growing number of stations dedicated to the genre. Some of the most popular radio stations include Radio FM O Dia, Radio Mania, and Radio Transcontinental FM. These stations not only play the latest Funk Carioca hits, but also feature interviews and live performances from the genre's top artists.

Overall, Funk Carioca has become a cultural phenomenon in Brazil and beyond, with its infectious beats and energetic performances capturing the hearts of music fans around the world.