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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...

The Best of Brazilian Music for 2018

The Best of Brazilian Music for 2018 brought us milestone moments for several Brazilian pop legends. It gave us noteworthy debuts and rising stars....

12 Influential Brazilian Jazz Albums

    12 influential Brazilian Jazz albums to represent the ebb and flow of decades and generations? It’s called the ‘Brazilian Wave’. 11 classics plus a...

How Much Do You Really Know About Açaí?

I've loved Açaí for many years; well before my debut album Legacy And Alchemy and my first visit to Brazil, but before Connectbrazil invited...

Brazilians Speak Portuguese, Not Spanish. Here’s Why.

Planning some Brazilian Day festivities? A little Portuguese might add to the ambiance. Yes, Brazilians speak Portuguese and not Spanish. As the only country...

True Story: Traveling on Brazilian Time

Antonio Carlos Jobim once famously remarked, “Brazil is not for beginners.” Have time for a story? It's about traveling on Brazilian Time. If you’ve never...

A World Without Bossa Nova? It Almost Happened.

Bossa Nova celebrates its 60th birthday this week, but there was a moment in time where a twist of fate was all that stood...

Which of Brazil’s World Cup Pasts Will Show Up? Now We Know.

It was Dunga all along. Dunga, the respected, hand-picked savior to manage a Brazilian squad down on its luck. Dunga, who would bring discipline...

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...

The NEW Connectbrazil.com: Some Things Never Change

The new Connectbrazil.com made its launch day debut on the first day of summer, 2018. 22 years earlier, Connectbrazil.com began life as a simple six-page...