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Basia Nova! She’s back with a new album ‘Butterflies’ and a US concert tour. Click for our exclusive Connectbrazil interview with producer Danny White.

Basia Nova Butterflies

Basia Nova? 2018 has given us a new album plus an all-too-infrequent US concert tour from one of our favorite pop icons, Basia. More...
Alevandra Jackson and Luciano Antonio 'LIVE' on The Sounds of Brazil on Listener Supported 90.9 FM WDCB Chicago

Alexandra Jackson On The Sounds of Brazil

Sunday, October 14th will be a special one for fans of The Sounds of Brazil on our Chicago radio affiliate Listener Supported 90.9 FM...
Alexia Bomtempo at Connectbrazil.com

Catching Up With Alexia Bomtempo

by Sean Chaffin Listeners of Alexia Bomtempo’s 2017 album Chasing Storms and Stars will notice something a bit different. It’s a bit of Bossa Nova...

Command Performance: Alexandra Jackson Sings ‘Palco’

The Place: Rio de Janerio. The Occasion: A fourth of July event to honor outgoing U.S. Consulate General, James “Jimmy” Story. Alexandra Jackson sings...
The Best of Rosa Passos at Connectbrazil.com

One Track Mind: The Best of Rosa Passos

The Best of Rosa Passos is an exquisitely sequenced collection that does an almost perfect job in sketching the 'early days' of her career: ...
Connectbrazil's Alexandra Jackson selects four favorite tunes to share or Gal Costa's birthday.

Four Favorite Songs For Gal Costa’s Birthday

It's Gal Costa's birthday and if you’re a fan then you have something in common with our Connectbrazil Celebrity Contributor, Alexandra Jackson. In fact,...
Quiet Nights of Quiet Stars: The Story Behind Alexandra Jackson's Musical Mashup at Connectbrazil.com

Quiet Nights of Quiet Stars: The Story Behind Alexandra Jackson’s Musical Mashup

“Quiet nights of quiet stars, quiet chords from my guitar, floating on the silence that surrounds us…” The English lyrics to this Bossa Nova...
10 Questions Alexandra Jackson and her debut album Legacy & Alchemy at Connectbrazil.com

10 Questions with Alexandra Jackson

Having a Brazilian jazz album that ranks top twenty with music charts worldwide is rare. Having a top-charting Brazilian Jazz album that features Ivan...
Marisa Monte

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...
New Ink Brings A Fan Story For Ivan Lins

New Ink Brings A Fan Story For Ivan Lins

Ivan Lins has seen it all as a Brazilian musical icon: the dawn of a new democracy, the vanguard of MPB’s best years plus...

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