A story teller by heart, Bino believes it is important to laugh and enjoy the best of life. Bino Barros, is a passionate soulful folk-jazz singer/songwriter and a composer who takes listeners on a musical journey of his own life experience of joy, sorrow and injustice. Bino’s musical ambitions is to bring his folk/jazzy sounds to North America World Music lovers.
Musician Based in Boston, MA
Founded in 1998
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BIO: BINO BARROS
Emerging from family of musical talents, his mother owned a bar where well-known local musicians performed exposed him to a wealth of music as a child, all of which flourished his talents and musical tastes. She gave him a guitar at the age of 13 which is his instrument of work today, but don’t be surprised if you see him rocking the bass!
His soulful sound of Funaná and Batuque has made him an international success with hits like "Raseca", "Stribling D' NhaNha" "Tudu Fidjo Creole" and "Pico Belen Santana“.
His latest album ‘Campones’ was released in April of 2018. He’s getting ready for it’s launch on August 25 at the Boston Teachers Union, Carson Hall in Boston.
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Atlant Music - Boston, MA.
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In 2011 and 2012, Bino was appointed representative of African music in Catalonia, Spain.
In 2010, Bino won the Revelation Artist Award at Cabo Verde Music Awards, with his first solo album "Praia Baxu" Stribling D'NhaNha.
In 2015, his second album Praia Maria was nominated album of the year at Cabo Verde Music Awards (CVMA).
He was chosen personally by the diva "Cesaria Evora" as his Godmother of Music.