|Studio album by Mayra Andrade|
|Released||November 11, 2013|
|Recorded||Brighton and Hove|
|Genre||Gypsy jazz, bossa nova, funaná samba, Cuban bolero, slow funaná, coladeira, R&B, reggae|
|Label||RCA Victor / Sony Music|
|Mayra Andrade chronology|
Lovely Difficult is the fourth album by Mayra Andrade, released on November 11, 2013 in Cape Verde, Brazil, and much of western Europe. Compared to her first three albums, Lovely Difficult is less traditional and more pop, with collaborations with artists from the United States, Israel, France, and England and songs in Portuguese, Cape Verdean creole, French, and English. The first single, "We Used to Call It Love", was released in September 2013.
|Rolling Stone Brazil|||
- Ténpu Ki bai (Mayra Andrade)
- We used to call it love (Pascal Danae - Mayra Andrade)
- Build it up (Krystle Warren)
- Ilha de Santiago (Mário Lúcio Sousa)
- Le jour se lève (Yann Walcker / Yael Naïm)
- A-mi n kre-u txeu (Mayra Andrade)
- Rosa (Mayra Andrade / Mayra Andrade & Munir Hossn)
- 96 days (Hugh Coltman)
- Les mots d'amour (Tété)
- Trés mininu (Mayra Andrade / Mayra Andrade & Piers Faccini)
- Téra Lonji (Mayra Andrade / Pascal Danae)
- Simplement (Benjamin Biolay)
- Meu farol (Mayra Andrade / Mayra Andrade & Munir Hossn)
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- Robin Denselow (April 10, 2014). "Mayra Andrade: Lovely Difficult review – charming, confident set from Cape Verde's top singer". The Guardian. Retrieved 2014-04-11.
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