Real name: Dorival Caymmi
Effective period / Period of releases: 1954 - 2010Dorival Caymmi (April 30, 1914, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil - August 16, 2008, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) was a prominent Brazilian songwriter and singer.
\nShould not be confused with his son, Dori Caymmi, who was born in 1943 and is also well-known as a writer, producer, and performer. Please be careful when attributing writing credits, because both, father and son may appear displayed as "Dorival" or "Dori".
\nHusband of singer Stella Maris Tostes, father of '
b', grandfather of '
b', Alice Caymmi.