There are some weak moments, however. "Homem" (which details Veloso's envy of women for their ability to experience multiple orgasms) falls flat due to the tune's weak backbeat and unimaginative melody. The song "Porquê?" fails as well; aside from the songwriting, the musicians sound uncomfortable with a jazz-fusion arrangement. But none of that mars the disc's overall quality. The sheer beauty displayed on "Waly Salomão," a hastily written tribute to a longtime friend, is gripping enough to explain why Cê is an important addition to the Veloso canon.
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