Ana Moura is the most successful Portuguese artist of recent times. She has sold more than half a million records, garnered over a dozen major awards and prizes, including 2 Golden Globes, 1 Amália award and 1 SPA award.
Ana Moura is also the best known Portuguese voice outside Portugal and she has already worked with such artists as Prince, The Rolling Stones, Caetano Veloso, Herbie Hancock, Milton Nascimento, Gilberto Gil, and The Buena Vista Social Club Orchestra, amongst others.
She is currently on a world tour with her latest record "Desfado". "Desfado" has proven to be one of the most successful Portuguese records ever and has already gone triple platinum. It has been in the Portuguese Top 10 for over 100 weeks. "Desfado" has also been an indisputable success on the international stage, with over 100,000 copies sold. In 2013, Ana Moura performed on 127 stages in 24 different countries. This year, the Portuguese fadista (fado singer) is on an extensive tour that will take her right across the world. It would be no exaggeration to say that the "Desfado" tour represents the biggest and most international outing for Portuguese music this century.