The Brazilionaires’ sound is an exciting blend of pop and jazz over infectious Latin grooves. This eclectic group is fronted by electrifying singer Dove Benoit and guitarist/vocalist Rico Wayne Johnson. The band features some of Chicagoland’s finest musicians and touts a strong rhythm section accented by horns which help to create their signature sound. Since forming in 2012, the band has become known for thrilling live shows, gaining them a loyal fan base. The Brazilionaires EP, a collection of five songs was released in 2014 and a full length album, Algo Diferente, in August 2015. Their music can be heard on Pandora, Spotify, and other streaming stations.
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“The Brazilionaires certainly attract lovers of joyous, sunny music.”
Keys & Chords Magazine, Belgium
N. Lawrence, Polyrhythms Jazz & Heritage Fest
“The Brazilionaires blend up a cocktail of jazz, samba, and Latin music to form a unique sound that’s attracting crowds from near and far.”
Nathan Irwin, WCBU 89.9
“The crowd loved them! “
Bill Maakestad, Al Sears Jazz Festival
“A truly entertaining show.“
Erin Bauer, Taste of Chicago