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Category Archives: The Voice Brazil

Overcoming all prejudice, Ellen Oléria, the overweight, black, lesbian, afro-rockin’ sista, wins The Voice Brazil competition


BW of Brazil has been wanting to do a piece on singer/musician Ellen Oléria since about March or April of this year, but other stories kept pushing back her debut on … Continue reading

December 21, 2012 · 1 Comment

Karla da Silva is a success on "The Voice Brazil" talent reality show


Already a local favorite in Rio de Janeiro, da Silva shines in the national spotlight Karla Smith thrilled the audience of The Voice Brazilsinging the Djavan hit “Serrado”. For The … Continue reading

October 10, 2012 · 1 Comment

Quésia Luz impresses judges on talent reality show, The Voice Brazil, with Alicia Keys’ "If I Ain’t Got You": See the video here


Quésia Luz is a contestant on the Globo Network’s new talent reality show, The Voice Brazil. 22 years old and from Salvador, Bahia (“Black Rome”) in Brazil’s northeast, Quésia had … Continue reading

October 1, 2012 · 2 Comments