Loalwa Braz Found Dead in Brazil

  • Loalwa Braz, 63, a famous singer who was better known for the 1980s hit Lambada, was found dead in a burnt-out car in Brazil. She was identified by the local police, but the circumstance of her death is still not known.

    Braz was discovered near her home in Saquarema, Rio de Janeiro state.

    French group Kaoma released Lambada in 1989, which was an international hit. Millions of copies of Lambada was sold around the world.