1 minute read November 6, 2014 Liner Notes, No.3: Sodade I’ve been listen a lot to Cesaria Evora lately (sparked by a conversation with someone over the weekend.) I was watching a Youtube video of her show at the Grand Rex….. Read More 2 minutes read January 27, 2013 Songs for the Blue Sharks of Capo Verde (Also Known As African Cup of Nations Playlist N°1) Today we’re launching our series of Africa Nations Cup playlists — music to get you in the mood for the football, or to drown out the commentator if he’s annoying you during the game. First up is Cape Verde. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read December 17, 2011 R.I.P. Cesária Évora This morning, Cape Verdean singer Cesária Évora passed away in Mandelo, São Vicente, the island were she was born. One of the many meanings of “Sodade” — that most difficult….. Read More ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.