Praia, April 11 (Inforpress) – The Portuguese President, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, declared this morning at the opening of the Atlantic Music Expo (AME-CV) in Praia City to be a fan of Cabo Verdean music, that he considers “universal.”
Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, one of the sponsors of this fifth edition of AME, bringing the Dead Combo group that performed at the event opening and will also participate in the 13th extension of the event in Sao Vicente, said the Atlantic Music Expo is a “Great moment of the Cabo Verde music “.
“I’m not a specialist but I like all Cabo Verdean music,” he said, recalling that he awarded a “very special” Cabo Verdean music artist, Tito Paris, before beginning his trip to Cabo Verde.
Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa remembered watching performances by Cesaria Evora, and for him it was unforgettable, also highlighting Cabo Verde’s ability to reinvent itself in musical terms with each generation.
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