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Xenia França

Xenia França

credit: Thomas Artuzzi

Xenia França is a brazilian singer. She was Latin Grammy 2018 Nominee for her debut album
Xenia (2017 ), and also for the song Pra que me chamas? , which has become better known to the public with the
music video directed by Fred Ouro Preto and released in her youtube channel.
Inserted in an artistic scene of rescue and propagation of Afro-Brazilian culture, the singer became a
reference of female empowerment and behavior, especially for black women. For seven years she was part of Aláfia, a big band from São Paulo.
In September 2019, she will share the Sunset Stage of Rock in Rio with the british singer Seal.
In 2018 she performed in Summerstage at Central Park, in New York. Also in Philadelphia and Pablo Toblón Theater in Medellín, Colombia.
Xenia performed in main Brazilian festivals like Recbeat, Coala, Coma, Queremos, among others.
Was also nominee to Womens Music Award 2018 as Best Music Video and Best Show.



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Primary Entry: Music Badge, Platinum Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Festival Wristband, Artist Wristband, Film Badge, Interactive Badge
From: Bahia, BRAZIL
Genre: World
Subgenre: Afro Pop
Event Type: Showcase