Number of songs: 25 | Total weeks on charts: 279 Appearing in a total number of: 33 charts | Total period running: 1772 days
Victor & Leo are a Brazilian sertanejo duo made up of the brothers Vitor Chaves Zapalá Pimentel (b. 15 April 1975) and Leonardo Chaves Zapalá Pimentel (b. 4 October 1976). Both brothers were born in Ponte Nova, but grew up in Abre Campo in the region of Zona da Mata, Minas Gerais. Their first live album, entitled Victor & Leo Ao Vivo, was released in 2006, bringing them into the public eye with their first successful singles Fada, Vida Boa and Amigo Apaixonado. According to the ABPD, the album went double-platinum, meaning that more than 200,000 CD's have been sold in Brazil. Since then, the duo have enjoyed a successful career, with two of their albums and one of their DVD's winning Diamond certification. In 2013 they won the Latin Grammy Award for Best Sertaneja Music Album with their album Ao Vivo em Floripa and have received five nominations for a Latin Grammy Award. Their most successful album is considered to be their third studio album, Borboletas, which attained a Diamond certification, having sold more than 500,000 copies and contains their number one hit of the same name as well as Deus e Eu No Sertão and Tem Que Ser Você which also reached number one.