Brazilian singer Elza Soares was often referred to as the Brazilian Tina Turner

Elza Soares: Brazil’s Voice of the Millennium Goes Silent

Elza Soares, one of the most revered singers in Brazilian samba music, died at ...

Brazil's Butantan Institute is manufacturing a coronavirus vaccine in partnership with the Chinese company Sinovac | Rafael Henrique/SOPA Images/SIPA USA/PA Images

The Day Funk Music Came to the Rescue of the Covid Vaccination Program in Brazil

For almost three decades, Brazil’s baile funk music genre has been attacked by conservative ...

Ordinarius, a Brazilian a cappella group

Ordinarius, a Brazilian A Cappella Group, Celebrates Carmen Miranda with First US Tour

A cappella steadily continues to increase in popularity thanks to YouTube stars Walk Off ...

Brazilian Rapper Mano Brown - Photo : Marcelo Pretto

Rapper Mano Brown Laments Brazilian Rap Became Conservative

Mano Brown, co-founder of legendary underground Brazilian hip-hop collective Racionais MCs, has lamented the ...

Rio Carnaval Parade Celebrating the Amazon Indians Leaves Big Farm Livid

Rio’s Carnaval festivities were threatened this year by a spat pitting a well-known parade ...

For a Time, Brazil’s Samba Was a Weapon Against the Dictatorship

As the world gets into the Carnaval spirit, we look at how Brazilian music ...

Recife’s Teatro de Santa Isabel Fans Festival Fervor

One of the most noteworthy examples of neoclassical architecture in Brazil, the Teatro de ...