Fado

Fado (translated as destiny or fate) is a music genre which can be traced from the 1820s in Portugal, but probably with much earlier origins. In popular belief, Fado is a form of music characterized by mournful tunes and lyrics, often about the sea or the life of the poor. However, in reality Fado is simply a form of song which can be about anything, but must follow a certain structure. Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: Cesária Évora

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  • laikastar1

    Hello you can hear my song Forevermore on youtube LAIKASTAR1, any musicians that want to collaborate?

    December 2014
  • grafonola

    Todas as terças, na Piedade, "Adega Rio Douro", na Rua do Ouro 223, 4150-553 Porto. das 16h00 as 20h00. Desde 1939 a cantar fado! [acompanhado de boas gentes, bom vinho e as melhores iscas do porto!] http://www.tascas.pt/en/adega-rio-douro/ http://visitporto.travel/Viver/Paginas/DetalhesPOI.aspx?POI=3365&TagID=13

    December 2014
  • luishenribastos

    Fado, aí vou eu.

    November 2013
  • HinojosaAguayo

    !Insuperable la actuacion en Murcia 12-10-2013!.Sin saber portugues entiendes el anima portuguesa.El fado ,a la vez que puede ser melancolico,tambien lo es alegre.Su voz...!ensoñacion lusitana!.!Verdaderamente transporta!

    October 2013
  • iagomelo2

    Por que o fado nunca chegou de fato ao Brasil?

    July 2013
  • amiljitsu

    Para o 1.º comentário... o do KomodoPup só tenho a dizer o seguinte: Desconhecia que teria de fazer qualquer tipo de comentário aquando do login.

    April 2012
  • KomodoPup

    Página sobre fado com tão poucos comentários em português, que surpreendente !

    April 2012
  • noeuropaaqui

    One of the most beautiful music on the Earth...

    January 2012
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