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With its origin being in Africa, the xequeré (also: agbé or shekeré) was once brought to Brazil by slaves and more or less fell into oblivion until the early 90's. It only lately experienced its renaissance in various traditional music styles like Samba, Maracatu and Candoblé as well is in many modern styles.

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