Amália Rodrigues graffiti in Lisbon



    Photographies taken by saidseni - check out full album about street art here

    Amália Rodrigues was considered by many the best Fado singer of all time. This past November Fado was considered UNESCO’s World Heritage Cultural Patrimony.

    Fado is a Portuguese type of song, which the main subject is usually "Saudade" (the feeling of missing someone or something), painful love, wonderful gone youth and the love for a lost country (either for immigration or for politics...)

    For those who have never heard it, this is the perfect chance. Here is a song by the most famous Fado singer, Amália Rodrigues, called "Zanguei-me com o meu amor" [loosely translated by 'Argued with my Love']

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