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Special Announcement On The Sunday Brazilian Brunch

A special announcement on The Sunday Brazilian Brunch is coming your way today. If you are an Antonio Carlos Jobim fan, you won't want to...

Three Memorable Stories Bring Bossa’s 60th Year To A Close

Miucha's passing, a legendary re-issue and Norman Gimble's legacy. The final week of Bossa Nova’s 60th year brought events which will echo long past...

Connectbrazil’s Album of The Year for 2018

Connectbrazil’s Album of The Year for 2018 is Alexandra Jackson’s Legacy & Alchemy. 2018 was a very good year for Brazilian music, but when it...

Alexandra Jackson at City Winery: Corcovado

Alexandra Jackson at City Winery: 'Corcovado'. Alexandra Jackson had an amazing performance at City Winery Atlanta last night! "Corcovado" was one of many songs that...

The Look of Love At 50

50 years ago today, ‘The Look of Love’ rose to #4 on Billboard’s Top 100. Sergio Mendes has had 14 hits and four songs...

New Album And Documentary Set For Sergio Mendes

No more rumors, it’s official: Sergio Mendes is returning to the studio this summer to begin work on his next album. And as speculation begins to...

Marisa Monte and Leo Gandelman Reach 30, Again.

Two of our favorite MPB stars reached the same three-decade career milestone in 2017: Marisa Monte and Leo Gandelman reach 30, again. Marisa Monte For Monte...

Teresa Cristina Is Rio’s New Voice Of Samba

You may not be familiar with her, but in her home town of Rio de Janerio, she’s already something of a musical legend, for...

Gal Costa Launches New Single, ‘Palavras No Corpo’

Reinvention has always been the calling card for Gal Costa. From cutting her teeth on Tropicália, through her Rock Goddess 70’s and on to...

The Day Marisa Monte Said Goodbye

If you hadn't noticed, the music biz is changing. That's Big Time true in Brazil, too where music makers can point to a single...