01, 02, 08 and 09 February 2019
Time Out Ribeira Market Avenida 24 de Julho 49 (Ribeira Market) – Lisbon
“I wanted to ask all Brazilians to listen to Bia Ferreira, after hearing her personally singing ‘Cota Não É Esmola’. And other things more “- Caetano Veloso
Bia Ferreira is a Brazilian singer, songwriter and activist.
She defines her music as MMP: Black Woman Music, and makes use of it to educate, raise awareness and pass information about the anti-racism movement in Brazil.
The multi-instrumentalist has worked with music for 15 years. Rising on the independent circuit, he has participated in Pulso Redbull Music, Vento Festival 2018 and has been doing concerts all over Brazil.
“Cota Não É Esmola”, from its participation in Sofar Sessions Latin America, passed the mark of four million views on Youtube, becoming the most watched video of the project in Latin America:
Even without full material released, Bia Ferreira was nominated for the revelation prize at the 2018 Women Music Award, being the only black woman named in that category.
At the moment, it prepares the launch of its debut EP, scheduled for this year.
Bia Ferreira debuts in Portugal in February next year, with four confirmed dates:
01 Feb – TimeOut Market Lisboa
02 Feb – Brazil Room – Coimbra
08 Feb – Coffee Concert Cine-Teatro Estarreja
09 Feb – Cinema Passos Manuel – Porto