The Girls From Ipanema is the Official Streaming Radio Partner for The Sounds of Brazil!


‘The Girls From Ipanema’ airs daily from 10-02-19 through 10-08-19 Monday-Friday at 7 am, 3 pm, 6 pm and midnight Central Time (US). Weekends, too.

On The Radio: Listen to The Sounds of Brazil every Sunday, 2-4 pm on Chicago’s 909. FM WDCB.


The Sounds of Brazil is one of 13 streaming music channels at
The Sounds of Brazil is one of 13 streaming music channels at

Welcome to October!,

We’re ready to kick off The Sounds of Brazil’s October theme ‘Songs in the Feminine Key’ with ‘The Girls From Ipanema’. “A baker’s dozen, plus one” for Rio’s best female stars.

It’s Breast Cancer Awareness month and’s ‘Songs In The Feminine Key’ series acknowledges Brazil’s Women-of-Song as well as notable leaders in our Brazilian-American communities coast-to-coast. Watch for a new profile every Friday in October.


Scott Adams

Get the Connect Brazil e-Letter here!

The best events, coast to coast are just a click away at, and we’re adding more events every day! Concerts, Film Festivals, Meetups and more. Music, Travel, Friends & Fun! Find them on the Menu or click here on your computer, tablet or smart phone.

~ ~ ~

Every song you’ve ever loved started out as a new song, and our ‘New Music: Brazil’ channel is where to fiund your future favs! From big names like Eliane Elias, Ivan Lins, Marcos Vally and Torcuato Mariano to fan newcomers like Daniela Solidade, Cecy Santana, San-Sao Trio and Gabriel Elias. Hear them all onanytime. Click here to listen.

~ ~ ~

Sunday’s ‘Brazilian Brunch’ serves up the softer side of Brazilian song on The Sounds of Brazil stream this weekend! We’ll sample some of the best and breeziest, along with a request or too! So make plans to join me this Sunday for three full hours beginning at 5 am, 9, 2 and 8 pm Central.

~ ~ ~


Hour 1:
Set 1: The Sounds of Brazil Opening Theme
Begin The Beguine<>Gal Costa/Plural
Saudade<>Thievery Corporation/Saudade
Mas Que Nada<>Jorge Ben/Samba Esquema Novo
Welcome to the Lounge
Morrendo De Amor<>Joanna/Joanna
Special Announcement
Bom Tempo<>Azymuth/Carioca

Set 2:
Introduce Our Next Set
The Girl From Ipanema<>Stan Getz/Bossa Nova OMPS
My Nichole<>Indigo City/Samba Electrique
Introduce Next Song
I Can’t Help It<>Torcuato Mariano/Paradise Station
Better Days Ahead<>Pat Metheny/Letter From Home
Inquietação<>Elizeth Cardoso/Ary Amoroso

Set 3: This Week’s Spotlight Song:
Vento Praia Nordeste<>Zanna/Zanna
Rio De Janeiro Underground<>Romero Lubambo/Underground 
A Tela<>Rosalia de Souza/Tempo

Get the Connect Brazil e-letter here!

Hour 2:
Set 1:
Toucan’s Dance<>Sergio Mendes/Arara 
Linha Do Equador<>Djavan/Coisa De Escender
Welcome To Our Second Hour
Voce E Eu<>Sylvia Telles/Bossa Nova, Sua Historia Sua Gente
Bom Dia<>Roberto Vally/Boom Boom Boom
Nothing But A Song<>Tiago Iorc/Let Yourself In
Special Announcement
Saudade Vem Correndo<>Bebel Gilberto/Tudo

Set 2:
Introduce Next Set
Yesterday<>Zizi Possi/Bossa
Meu Amigo Ricardo<>Celia Vaz/Celia Vaz
Introduce Next Song
Brincadera<>Kenia/Initial Thrill
One Crazy Summer<>Urban Funk Society/Brasil 5000
Ben Maior (Longer)<>Roupa Nova/Agora Sim
See You In Rio<>Joyce/Music Inside

Set 3:
Introduce Last Set
Pra Illuminar<>Leila Pinheiro/Millenium
Café Roma<>Brass/Cafe Roma 3

~ ~ ~

Next Week: Our ‘Songs In The Feminine Key’ theme supports Breast Cancer Awareness month by celebrating the not only the women of Brazilian song but also featuring remarkable women from our Brazilian American business and creative communities to highlight their life stories and accomplishments. Tune in for ‘Divas From Bahia’ on the radio and your favoite streaming device for our station on

Whether it’s your radio, your computer at work or your tablet or smart phone, thanks for tuning in! I really appreciate it, and please tell a friend or two about us.

And don’t forget about our weekly broadcasts in Chicago, Sundays at 2 pm on 90.9 FM WDCB.