Claudia Barroso real name Amelia Rock Barroso was born on April 23, 1932, in Pirapetinga-MG, and died on October 9, 2015, in Fortaleza-CE.
She was a Brazilian singer and songwriter.
Barroso sang songs like, Who was you / Who sent you err and I swear by God / You Lose His Time.
She was very successful in the 70s and 80s as the “Queen of Music Brega.
She was married at a very early age, she had 2 children.
At age 25 she divorced, then started her artistic career.
Claudia has released over 35 LPs and 10 CDs.
Silvio Santos invited her to be a judge in his program, in the 70’s.
These songs includes “Oh! If I Were You”, “Who sent you err,” “There Was You,” “You Changed Too Much” and “Life Is Anyway”.
Claudia also excelled as a feminist.
She spoke out about issues like divorce in a time when it was forbidden and about the taboo of virginity.
She passes on leaving her two sons, a sister, as well as grandchildren, and great grandchildren.
Her funeral was held at the Metropolitan Garden cemetery.
Claudia Barroso passed away at 83 yrs old due to circulatory issues.