Brazil’s Best Collection Albums

Brazil’s Best Collection Albums

| Air Date: 04-01-20 through 04-07-20 is the official streaming radio partner for The Sounds of Brazil!

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April is Brazil’s Discovery Month!

Brazil was discovered on April 22, 1500 by Portuguese explorers, who made landfall just south of Salvador, Bahia.

This week, we’ll navigate the tricky waters of Brazilian song to find the best compilation albums. And follow us on Twitter and Facebook for tips on getting the most out of our website, too. Here are a few to get you started:

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Back2Back! Our top of the hour two-in-a-row features new music – every Wednesday, plus suprising two-fer every Monday and Friday, too! Listen Live at 11 am 2 pm and 5 pm Central on the PLAY button at the bottom of your screen!

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Spring Sundays are made for relaxing, so let The Sunday Brazilian Brunch provide the perfect soundtrack for a potpourri of the softer side of Brazilian song! You’re invited to join us every Sunday for three hours at 5 am (for our international listeners) 9 am and again at 2 pm and 8 pm CT. Click the play button at the top of this page.

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Make A Request! Have a favorite song, style or musician?. I’d be happy to play it for you! Click here to place a request.

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This week’s show:


Hour 1:

Set 1: The Sounds of Brazil Opening Theme

Asa<>Lee Ritenour & Djavan/World of Brazil

Rio<>Café Jam/Moio

Scarbourogh Fair<>Sergio Mendes &Brasil 66/Greatest Hits

Welcome to The Lounge             

Adriana<>Rosalia de Souza/Garota Moderna

Special Announcement

Dindi<>Torcuato Mariano/Last Look

Set 2:

Introduce Next Set

Stay With Me<>Dill Costa & Alazae/Sushi Samba 

All My Loving<>Rita Lee/Bossa & Beatles

Introduce Next Song

Easy Ridin’<>Leo Gandelman/Western World

Jazzil<>Corcovado Experience/Bossa Now #6: After Dark        

Acendeu<>Jorge Vercillo/ Como Diria Blavatsky

Set 3Introduce This Week’s Spotlight Song

É Preciso Perdoar<>Emilio Santiago/Nossa Onda É Essa 

Saudade<>Thievery Corporation/Saudade

Waiting In Vain<>Jody Watley/Single




Hour 2:

Set 1:

Lembranca<>Yutaka/Another Sun

Faceira<>Gal Costa/Aquarela Do Brasil

Welcome To Our Second Hour

Stay<>Astrud Gilberto/Next Stop Wonderland

Gool! Samba Para Ronaldo<>Bobby Brazil/Amazonica

Tristeza De Nos Dois<>Luiz Eca/Bossa Nova-Sua Historia

Special Announcement

Set 2:

Introduce Brazil Back2Back: Bebel Gilberto

So Nice<>Bebel Gilberto/Tanto Tempo

Cada Beijo<>Bebel Gilberto/Bebel

Introduce Next Song

La Vem A Baiana<>Jussara Silveira/Samba Bossa Nova


Triste<>Howard Roberts/Guilty  

This Is For Luisa<>Trio Da Paz/Brasilian Romance

Set 3:

Camaleão<>Grover Washington, Jr./A Love Affair         

Like A Lover<>Sergio Mendes & Brasil 66/Best of Sergio Mendes

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Next Week: We’ll spend a couple of hours enjoying ‘The Best of Rosa Passos’ with a special program. Be sure to send me your requests for a favorite song, style or musician and drop a note in the Chat Box on the Lounge page!

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And don’t forget about our weekly broadcasts in Chicago: Sundays at 2:00 pm Central on 90.9 FM WDCB and

View our complete daily broadcast schedule here.