While we wait for the 2018 #PanAmericanSong contest to kick off. It is time to discover music from the participating countries of the last edition. Today, we take a look at the music from Brazil.

Brazil is located in South America, and it is one of the largest countries in the world with a population of more than 200 million. Brazil’s music is very diverse and has its roots in African, European, and Amerindian rhythms. Many genres had developed such as bossa nova, samba, pagode, and sartaneja.

In the 2017 edition of #PanAmericanSong, Brazil won the competition with Anitta and the reggaeton song, “Paradinha”.

Other current Brazilian artists include:

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