"First started out in Ngee Ann Polytechnic as a 3-man band, Baracuda Batucada has grown remarkably over the years and now stands with a member base of over 150 members, including alumni.
Since 2004, this award-winning percussion ensemble has rocked crowds out and entertained audiences of every calibre. From Orchard Road and Esplanade, to the Istana and even Brisbane Australia, Baracuda Batucada has made their addictive samba percussion tunes heard far and wide.
Equipped with Brazilian drums and made out of members with a myriad of musical backgrounds and experience, this band is bound together by their insatiable passion to produce their own original samba funk grooves. With their authentic slogan of “Heavier than Samba, Lighter than Rock”, the group will surprise and entice you with their rhythms!"