Fado singer MARIZA is getting ready to release a new studio album, German Quality Entertainment reported. Therefore, her Romanian fans will be able to hear the new songs, for the first time, at the coming concert Mariza is to perform on the Sala Palatului stage in Bucharest on March 7.
The show is due to start at 7p.m. and the audience’s access is available as of 17:30hrs.
Mariza, dubbed as the New Fado Queen, is thus returning to Romania, a country dear to her heart.
“It’s extraordinary! Since I have come to Romania the first time I have kept on trying to explain that! Then, I noticed we have so much in common, not only the feeling of DOR (e.n. the well known Romanian word for longing), but also our languages have so much in common, your lifestyle is similar to the Portuguese one. So, as I walked down the streets to feel Bucharest’s beat, I thought: I could say I am Lisbon! I could live very well and naturally here, I felt like home!,” Mariza told an interview to Radiotopic.
Born on December 16, 1973 in Mozambique and raised in Portugal, Mariza has received numerous awards and won the BBC prize for “the Best European Artist”. She also has multiple nominations for the Grammy Awards.