Posts Tagged ‘portuguese’


August 21, 2008

Mariza (born in 1973 in Mozambique) is a fado singer-songwriter on the World Connection label. She moved to Portugal when she was three, and was raised in one of the most traditional quarters of Lisbon, Mouraria – Alfama, where she learned how to sing fado. She has a Portuguese father but her mother is from Mozambique. Mariza is considered by many as a more contemporary follower of Amália Rodrigues, and has covered a number of her songs.




Dead Combo

May 30, 2008

They know how to sing in Portugal.

The duo’s music has been described as “…if Clint Eastwood entered a Fado house and, at the top of the stairs, Severa would point him to her room…”.


A Naifa, electro fado

May 30, 2008

Listening similar artist of Amalia Rodrigues on application i found this band wich is actualy the best fado & guitar group created since the 1980’s in Portugal…

Some songs: Bairo alto, Hecuba, Uma ligeira indisposicao, Apanhada a roubar

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