Music from Brazil – Ventania

Ventania, born in 1962 as Wilson da Silva, is a brazilian rock singer. Listen to his amazing song “Só Para Loucos!”:

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Music from Brazil – Mato Seco

Mato Seco is a brazilian roots reggae band from São Caetano do Sul, formed in 2002. Listen to their nice song “Resistência “:

Music from Colombia – Totó la Momposina

Totó la Momposina is a colombian singer of Afro-Colombian and Indigenous descendet, born in 1940 as Sonia Bazanta Vides. Listen to her great song “El Pescador” in english ‘The Fisher’:

Music from Argentina – Atahualpa Yupanqui

Atahualpa Yupanqui (31 January 1908 – 23 May 1992) was an Argentine singer, songwriter, guitarist, and writer. He is considered the most important Argentine folk musician of the 20th century.

Tierra querida  , one of his well-known songs

 

Christmas Songs: Music from Brazil – Sergio Mendes & Brasil ’66

Sergio Mendes is a brazilian composer, pianist and arangeur from Rio de Janeiro. He also formed up the group Sergio Mendes & Brasil ’66. Listen to their song “The Christmas Song”:

Music from Argentina – Perota Chingo

Perota Chingo is an argentine band, founded by Julia Ortiz et Dolores Aguirre. Listen to their wonderful dreamy song “Dolo Maju – Rie Chinito”: