Carlos Furtado, born in Sao Miguel, Azores, Carlos came to the United States in 1998.
From a young age, Carlos had an interest in singing fado. He enjoyed listening to Amalia Rodrigues and Antonio Mourão on the radio. As a child, he sang cantigas ao Desafio with his father and also in a folklore group.
When Carlos came to the United States in 1998, he settled in Fall River, Massachusetts where he currently lives.
In 2011, Carlos furtado recorded his first album: “Minha Voz no Fado”