Leila Maria is a Brazilian Jazz singer songwriter from Rio de Janeiro.  She has been described as one of the most talented and important contemporary Latin American Jazz singers.  This is supported by the fact that in 2014, Leila Maria won the Brazilian Music Award in the category “Best Album in a Foreign Language”.  The Album referred to is called “Holiday in Rio – Leila Canta Billie”;  Leila Maria sings Jazz standards immortalized by Billie Holiday.


21/09 - Instituto Ling  Porto Alegre (RS/BR)

29/09 - Jazz Festival São Luis (MA/BR)

30/09 - Moviola Bistro (RJ/BR)

01/10 - Fartura Jazz Festival (MG/BR)

11/10 - Rio, Pipoca & Biscoito, International Film Festival (RJ/BR)

21/10 - Moviola Bistro (RJ/BR)

28/10 - Maceio Jazz Festival (AL/BR)

20/11 - Negra Arte - Rio de Janeiro

15/12 - Blue Note Rio de Janeiro


Leila has 4 launched Albums and several singles available for digital download from major streaming sites; such as Amazon, Apple, Spotify and iTunes.

1997 – Da Cabeça Aos Pés (Album)
2002 – Dwitza with Ed Motta (Single)
2004 – Off Key (Album)
2007 – Canções Do Amor De Iguais (Album)
2011 – Sexy feat Leila Maria (Single)
2014 – Holiday in Rio, Leila Canta Billie (Album)