Priest top of the charts

A Brazilian priest who doubles as a pop singer has sold 3.3 million recordings, outselling the most popular secular performers in Brazil.

Catholic World News reports Fr Marcelo Rossi, a 40-year-old priest from Sao Paulo, latest CD, entitled My Blessings has sold 1.3 million copies alone.

Father Rossi, who also hosts a popular radio program, donates all the receipts from the sales of his music to charity.


Priest tops Brazilian pop charts


Marcelo Rossi official website