2018 IPMA Webstream


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The official webstream of the 2018 International Portuguese Music Awards Show (taped in April 2018), sponsored by MDC Media Group was available on this page from February 3, 2019 at 2PM EST to February 10, 2019 at 9PM EST.

Thank you to everyone who viewed the show and a special thanks to our webstream sponsor, MDC Media Group for their support.  Stay tuned to our social media channels as we release clips from that same 2018 IPMA Show, including all the live performances, which included:

New Talent category finalists: Justine Martins Music & Axandra

From the United States, David DeMelo: a well-known Luso-American singer with four albums to his credit and performances spanning Portuguese communities in several countries

From the United States, Manhattan Camerata: a chamber ensemble started in 2009 and known for blending together world and classical music elements

From Portugal, RUI BANDEIRA – Página Oficial, who in 1999 represented Portugal in the Eurovision Song Contest with the song “Como Tudo Começou”

From Portugal, Carlão: the former frontman of Portuguese hip-hop pioneers Da Weasel – Família who, starting in 1993, blended elements of rock, pop, and ska

From Portugal, Miguel Angelo: a singer, songwriter, and television host who spent 25 years as lead singer of the legendary pop-rock band Delfins that in 90’s released one of the best selling Portuguese albums of all time

The recipients of the 2018 IPMA Lifetime Achievement Award, from Portugal, will be xutos e Pontapés, widely considered the country’s top rock band with a career spanning almost 40 years. Their songs have become some of the biggest anthems in Portuguese rock history.

Here is a list of all the 2018 nominees and winners: http://ipmaawards.com/2018-ipma-winners/

Here is a short highlight video of our 2018 show


About our #2018IPMA webstream sponsor:

Based in Toronto, Canada, MDC Media Group, is a collective of companies under one brand, that have combined to inspire “Luso Pride” through journalism, music and art—A simple statement which sums up our commitment to spreading the culture of the luso speaking community via all our platforms:

Arrival Music Group Inc. — An indie label dedicated to the creation, development and distribution of music and all things visual, related to the career of a musical artist.

Camoes Entertainment Group — Brings top notch performers to the Canada and puts them on stages with the best production possible in order to give the finest concert experience possible.

Camões Radio – A 24 hour internet radio station which also broadcasts daily in Toronto on CHHA 1610AM, Camões Radio offers an exciting mix of music & talk which connects all the Lusophone cultures 24 hours every day, 7 days a week.

Camões TV – A two hour newsmagazine which showcases 8-10 stories a week which is broadcast on Sunday mornings in the Greater Toronto Area and available online.

Luso Life Magazine – A full colour high end lifestyle magazine designed, photographed and written by a team of young Portuguese-Canadians giving you a view of what they find interesting.

MDC Music — Created to identify and develop recording artists MDC Music now boasts a diverse selection of in-house artists.

Milénio Stadium – A full colour weekly newspaper, considered the premier Portuguese newspaper in Ontario, that delivers original content and tackles hard hitting stories that are normally ignored by Portuguese media.

For more information, visit: http://mdcmediagroup.com