In the fifth of a series showcasing Africa’s musical talent, Cape Verdean singer Carmen Souza performs her song Ind’feso – which means ‘helpless’ in Creole.

Carmen was born in Cape Verde, the tiny Atlantic ocean archipelago that punches above its weight musically, and was also home to the late international superstar Cesaria Evora.

As she grew up in Portugal she made a point of exploring other musical influences and now her music is infused with her love of jazz and the rhythms of Cape Verde.

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