Rafinha DeLaia, started playing drums in the church at the age of 5. At the age of 14, he started his music career. While playing in the church, he did freelance work and studio and live recordings, obtaining the normal bonuses and difficulties of the music business. At 21, he recorded the "Henrique e Juliano Live in Brasilia" DVD, where he became known as the 'backpack drummer'. Currently, as an independent musician, Rafinha de Laia works with drum recordings and also as: arranger, editor and audio mixer. Now, at the age of 28, he has gained projection for working with great national and international names in the Sertanejo, Gospel and Secular music styles.