Carnival Queen Tarine Lopes didn't let a broken thong stop her from impressing carnival crowds.

Lopes, who was showing off just how revealing her attire was shortly before her performance is the star of the X-9 Paulistana samba school in Sau Paulo. She continued dancing, holding her thong in place after it pinged open during her performance, once attempting to fix the error, but ultimately finishing her routine holding on to her "Adam and Eve" themed outfit.

Lopes was the first princess of Carnival of Sao Paulo 2016