Fagner Karú is a singer, composer, and guitar player who was born in Araraquara-SP-Brazil, and currently lives in the city of São Paulo. Fagner’s lyrics speak of love and reflections on life, stories of his country, and the current situation of his nation and the world. His musical work is inspired by MPB with influences of samba, bossa nova, jazz, soul and afro-reggae. He performs shows in the western region of São Paulo, in bars in the neighborhoods of Pinheiros, Vila Madalena, and Butantã, in addition to playing in the north coast of the state.
Peace Through Music: A Global Event for Social Justice
In honor of the United Nations’ 75th Anniversary and GivingTuesday, Playing For Change and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) are thrilled to announce Peace Through Music: A Global Event for Social Justice, produced by Playing For Change and Blackbird Presents, exclusively on Facebook Live. The global virtual event will inspire people to act for […]
Mark Johnson Joins the United Nation’s “What’s Next” Conversation
What are the impacts and challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic on people of African descent and their communities? On Thursday 23 July, UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem was joined by government and civil society leaders and other experts to discuss this question in the latest Nairobi Commitments/ICPD25: What’s Next? Global Thought Leadership Conversation. Participants reflected […]