Rio de Janeiro - a paradise for street musicians


The streets of Rio de Janeiro have become a more attractive venue for street musicians since a new law was passed letting artists play on the streets without a permit.

Now the Brazilian city is a magnet for musicians from all over Latin America.

Iracema Sodre reports.

Video produced by BBC Mundo's Gerardo Lissardy.

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