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Kimbra Receives Critical Acclaim In The United States With Debut Album Release

23 May 2012 - 0 Comments

On the eve of her United States debut album release, Kimbra is already receiving critical acclaim by the US media for the impressive VOWS.

The stunning album has already been certified PLATINUM in New Zealand and Australia and now the 22-year-old girl from Hamilton is set to release VOWS in the United States tomorrow (May 22 - US time).

Some of the fantastic press links from the United States are below:

The New York Times feature -

Entertainment Weekly reviewhttp://www.ew.com/ew/article/0,,20596209,00.html

San Francisco Chronicle
- http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2012/05/20/PKSL1OG4MJ.DTL

The Washington Post - http://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/style/quick-spins-kimbras-vows/2012/05/21/gIQAD6QOgU_story.html

Spin Magazine - http://www.spin.com/reviews/kimbra-vows-warner-bros

The deluxe edition of VOWS is now available for sale in New Zealand and features the brand new single, ‘Warrior’, which is swiftly climbing the radio airplay chart (currently #27 on the top 100 and moving fast).

VOWS (DELUXE EDITION) is a special 2-disc album featuring the standard VOWS album on the first disc and six brand new tracks on disc two.

Last year, Kimbra was a recipient of the New Zealand Critics' Choice Award 2011 as well as ‘Best Female Artist’ at the 2011 ARIAs. She recently took top prize in the International Songwriting Competition (ISC), the world’s foremost global songwriting event, for her song ‘Cameo Lover’.

To add to that, her collaboration with Australian artist Gotye on the single ‘Somebody That I Used To Know’ has seen her top the chart in 18 countries, including New Zealand, Australia, UK, Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands and most recently the United States.

VOWS (DELUXE EDITION) is available now in New Zealand –

The latest single, ‘Warrior’, is now available as a single product -

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