Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

Category Archives: Mangueira Samba School

Happy Birthday to singer and state deputy Leci Brandão!


Note from BW of Brazil: OK, so we’re a day late…But, here’s a Happy (belated) Birthday (Parabéns! Feliz Aniversário!) wish to one of Brazil’s most beloved Samba singers and now … Continue reading

September 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

Social media on fire about Gracyanne Barbosa’s cakes: Perfect body? Too much? Or plastic surgery gone wrong?


Gracyanne Barbosa   So as we announced earlier today, Carnaval in Brazil has officially begun. Besides seeing the millions of people, Brazilians and foreigners in the streets of various cities throughout … Continue reading

February 10, 2013 · 8 Comments