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Animal Heart

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Released  January 29, 2014
Artist  Nina Persson
Label  Lojinx
Length  41:15
Release date  10 February 2014
Genre  Indie pop
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Recorded  2013 at Vinegar Hill Sound; Svenska Grammofonstudion; Carousel Studios; Swedish Harlem, NYC and Valiant Effort Labs
Producers  Nina Persson, Nathan Larson, Eric D. Johnson
Indie pop albums  Long Gone Before Daylight, Emmerdale, Volume Two, Dark Night of the Soul, Volume One

Nina persson food for the beast animal heart official video

Animal Heart is the debut solo album by Nina Persson, singer of The Cardigans, released on February 10, 2014 through Lojinx in Europe and The End Records in North America. A video for the title track of the album was released in November 2013.


Nina persson dreaming of houses lyric video from new album animal heart

Critical reception

Initial critical reception of the album has been generally positive. At Metacritic, which assigns a normalized rating out of 100 to reviews from mainstream critics, the album received an average score of 68, based on 10 reviews, which indicates "generally favorable reviews".

Track listing

All tracks written by Eric D. Johnson, Nathan Larson and Nina Persson; except "Food for the Beast" by Joan Wasser.


Credits adapted from AllMusic.

  • Nina Persson – vocal and instrumental performance, production
  • Nathan Larson – bass guitar, electric guitar, lap steel guitar, percussion, pump organ, synthesizer, vibraphone, background vocals, engineer, production
  • Eric D. Johnson – autoharp, bass guitar, acoustic guitar, electric guitar, lap steel guitar, percussion, piano, pump organ, synthesizer, background vocals, engineer, production
  • Brian Kantor – drums (1 to 5, 7 to 9, 11, 12)
  • Bengt Lagerberg – drums (6, 10)
  • Technical personnel
  • Sophie Bille Brahe – illustration
  • Kalle Gustafsson – engineer
  • Annele Hencz – publicity
  • Nicholas Johansson – A&R
  • Fred Kevorkian – mastering
  • Joe McGinty – engineer
  • Thom Monahan – mixing
  • Staffan Persson – engineer
  • Jörgen Ringstrand – photography
  • Geoff Sanoff – engineer
  • Barry Taylor – management
  • Jessica Weitz – management
  • Songs

    1Animal Heart4:31
    2Burning Bridges For Fuel4:15
    3Dreaming Of Houses3:28


    Animal Heart Wikipedia

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