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One Track MInd: Brazilian Chill Sessions

Leave it to a small Indie label in Argentina to pull together a dozen of the best New Bossa songs – each featuring a...

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...

Why Sergio Mendes Absolutely Loves July

Sergio Mendes has savored many great moments as Brazil’s best-known musical ambassador, from his Grammy and Latin Grammy wins to his touchstone recordings with...

Happy Birthday Marisa Monte! 10 Top Songs And Stories About Brazil’s MPB star

July 1st is Marisa Monte's birthday, so here are 10 top videos married to a likewise number of surprising stories. From her meteoric start...

5 Not-To-Be-Missed Summer-Stretching Concerts

Now that Winter has officially begun in Brazil, you’d be right in thinking that you would need a pretty good reason to fly south...

It’s Sea, It’ Sun, It’s Here

It's sea, it's sun, it's here: We’re celebrating Bossa Nova’s 60th Birthday with special weekend programming on The Sounds of Brazil’s streaming station. Join...

Legacy & Alchemy Goes Center Stage In Rio De Janeiro

On June 21 Legacy & Alchemy and the U.S. Consulate in Rio de Janeiro will collaborate to honor Brazil’s music and the 60th Anniversary of Bossa...