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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...

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. by Scott Adams If...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Every Important Thing That Happened In Brazil In 1958

By all accounts, it was an amazing year. The country’s young, idealistic President was all about ‘change’ and making a break from the past....