Cesária Évora Biography (Wikipedia)
Cesária Évora (27 August 1941 – 17 December 2011), more commonly Cize, was a Cape Verdean singer-songwriter. She received a Grammy Award in 2004 for her album Voz d'Amor. Nicknamed the "Barefoot Diva" for performing without shoes, she was known as the "Queen of Morna".
Évora began singing as a young woman in bars in her hometown of Mindelo.
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