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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...

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...

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...