Carlos Manuel de Marques Paião was a singer and songwriter from Portugal. He represented Portugal at the Eurovision Song Contest 1981 with the song Playback. Carlos Paião was also a doctor, having graduated in medicine in 1983, but his great passion was music.
About Carlos Paiao
Twentieth-century Portuguese pop singer and songwriter. He performed his hit song “Playback” at the 1981 Eurovision Song Contest.
He received a medical degree in 1983, but decided against a career as a doctor.
His hit songs include “Vinho do Porto,” “Cinderela,” and “Ga-Gago.”
He died at the age of thirty in a post-concert car accident near Rio Maior, Portugal.
His songs were recorded by such Portuguese artists as Amalia Rodrigues and Candida Branca Flor.
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- Portuguese pop singers
- Portuguese songwriters
- Portuguese Eurovision Song Contest entrants
- Portuguese male singers
- 20th-century Portuguese writers
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