When she’s not providing her lush vocals to the group Aláfia, Brazil based singer Xênia França crafts soulful sonic worlds that transport you to serene pastures of smooth, silky sounds. Born in Bahia, Brazil, Xênia;s music is a fusion of musical cultures taking elements of jazz, afrobeat and soul which all culminate on her superb debut album titled ‘Xênia’. The thirteen-track record takes the listener on a sensational journey of the african diaspora, addressing issues of gender, race, and inequality whilst maintaining a sense of empowerment throughout.
Taking the COLORS stage, Xênia França treats us to a super soulful rendition of ‘Miragem (Sem Razão)’, a stand out cut taken from her 2017 debut album ‘Xênia’. Accompanied by some gorgeous groove-inflected instrumentation which captures the singer’s signature blend of sounds, the track is lifted with Xênia’s unquestionably velvety and delicate vocals. Check out Xênia França’s sleek performance of ‘Miragem (Sem Razão)’ up top and be sure to give her equally impressive debut album ‘Xênia’ a spin too!