|Full name:||Sitti Katrina Baiddin Navarro|
|Other name(s):||Philippines’ Queen of Bossa Nova|
|Birthday:||29 November 1984|
|Born in:||Las Piñas, Manila, Philippines|
What does bossa nova mean in English?
1 : popular music of Brazilian origin that is rhythmically related to the samba but with complex harmonies and improvised jazzlike passages. 2 : a dance performed to bossa nova music.
Can you identify which among the following artists is the Filipino bossa nova icon?
Sitti Navarro also known as Sitti, is a Filipino bossa nova singer.
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Why is bossa nova so good?
“Bossa nova is a sacred music for many Brazilians. It’s political and nationalistic and poetic. It’s a form of high modernist art that somehow became one of the most popular musics on earth.” Nowadays, it’s a preset rhythm on a home organ; it’s the music you hear in elevators, or on Strictly Come Dancing.