| 1972, Melodiya, Moscow|
| Sofia Rotaru|
| July 1972 (USSR)
August 1974 (USSR)
Pop music, Dance music, Folk music, Pop-folk
Only for You, Tender Melody, Tuman, Where Has Love Gone?, Ya – tvoya lybov'!
Sofia Rotaru is the debut album by Soviet singer-songwriter Sofia Rotaru, released in July 1972 by Melodiya. The first long play album was re-released in 1974 for the Soviet and Eastern European market and re-packaged as Sofia Rotaru - 1974. The album includes songs performed in Russian, Ukrainian, Bulgarian and Romanian languages.
Sofia Rotaru (album) Wikipedia
The songs recorded on the side A are all performed in foreign languages, with the musical background played by band Chervona Ruta, directed by Anatoliy Evdokimenko. Songs 1, 3, 4 are performed in Ukrainian language, 2 - in Bulgarian, and 5 - in Moldavian languages.
The songs recorded on side B are all in Russian language. Ensemble Melodiya, under direction of Gueorguiy Garanyan provided the musical background.