Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Jesus Cristo - Jeesus Kristus

We end our religious spree with a powerful song by a powerful singer - Frederik. It could be surprising to find out Frederik grabbing a song with a religious theme. But anyway, his "Jeesus Kristus" (Jesus Christ), a single from 1972 - with lyrics by Vexi Salmi - beats the original 6 to 0. And the original "Jesus Cristo" (Jesus Christ) was performed by the Brazilian legend Roberto Carlos (finnpicked before, see here). The song was written by Roberto himself together with Carlos Erasmo. It was a huge hit in South America at the time. You can see him present the song live, here.

Here's the pair:

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

frederikin jeesus kristus on Loistava...Roberto Carlosin versio On myös Hyvä...