De Carvalho has had a long involvement with the Festival RTP of Song, having made his festival debut in 1970. After winning the competition for the first time in 1974 with an interpretation of the Jose Calvario
- and Jose Nize-penned "E Depois Do Adeus," he won with an original composition, "Portugal in My Heart," performed with the band the Friends, three years later.
De Carvalho collaborated with the London Philharmonic Orchestra
on two albums: Alana, released in 1994, and Carvalho, Ribeiro, Freitas and Others, released in 1999. ~ Craig Harris, Rovi