In one of the most prominent bookings of the Chicago World Music Festival, singer De Barros returns to the World Music Festival, offering her explorations into the Cape Verdean cultural roots of her family. Hers is a warm, plush instrument backed by a pop-tinged band. Chicago-based AfriCaribe, which opens the show, performs traditional Puerto Rican bomba and plena music. 6 p.m. Saturday at the Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park, near Randolph Street and Michigan Avenue. Also 8 p.m. Friday on a bill with Jazz con Amala (broadcast live on WBEZ 91.5 FM) at the Mayne Stage, 1328 W. Morse Ave.
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