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Fado, the sound of Portugal

Fado, the sound of Portugal

Culture, history
Famous Portuguese Fado singers   Fado is recognized since 2011 by UNESCO as an intangible heritage of humanity. It is a symbol of Portugal. Since centuries the amazing voices of Fado singers and their melodies enchanted the public in the streets of Lisbon. Fado is not easy to explain, is something you should hear and feel. It is a way of transmission of feelings of saudade, longing, distance, and love. There are many famous Fado singers in history, but if you are a beginner there are some you should know: Maria Severa: She is one of the first Fado singers in history. She lived in Mouraria district in Lisbon, where she sang about saudade, love, and Lusitan soul in tavernas. Amália…
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