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2809, 2015

Bossa Nova Artists Among the Most listened Brazilian Artists Outside Brazil

Recently, Spotify, the digital music streaming service, released a list of the 30 most listened Brazilian artists outside Brazil. Unsurprisingly, the list contained prominent bossa nova artists such as founding fathers Joao Gilberto and Antonio Carlos Jobim in fourth and fifth respectively.


Also on the list was Caetano Veloso, Sergio Mendes,  Gilberto Gil and Astrud Gilberto who ranked from 8th […]

1309, 2015

Documentary on Chico Buarque to premier at Rio Festival

Chico Buarque is not only a well-established musician but also an individual that has excelled in the literary and dramatic arenas as well. It only seems fitting then, that his life should be the focus of a film. “Chico – Artista Brasileiro,”which translate to “Chico – Brazilian Artist,” is a documentary based on the life […]

407, 2015

Caetano Veloso and Gilberto Gil Reunite for Historic Tour

External Links
Gilbero Gil’s Official Site

Caetano Veloso’s Official Site

Yahoo News

1905, 2015

Information on the Elis Regina Film

1205, 2015

Bebel Gilberto turns 49

1302, 2015

Support Jazz and Bossa Radio

102, 2015

10 Degrees South by Sherie Julianne

1701, 2015

Maria Bethania Celebrates 50 Years

Brazilian Legend, Maria Bethania will celebrate half a century this year with celebratory performances


1601, 2015

An evening of Joyce – @ Ronnie Scott’s 13th Jan 2015

One of our Bnova Embassadors, Dave Holmes, caught a performance of Joyce Moreno on Tuesday night.. here’s what happened
I arrived into the heart of London, and headed out into the chill of the evening, just as it started to rain upon me. It was more ‘Chuva de Janeiro’ (January rain) than ‘Rio de Janeiro’, but some of Brazil’s finest artists were in town to address the balance and clear the skies with the warm and radiant rhythms of the Bossa Nova and Samba.



812, 2014

Statue Erected in Memory of Antonio Carlos Jobim

Statue erected in memory of the Antonio Carlos Jobim