London-based singer-songwriter JONES has returned with a stunning new track titled “Hard To Be Happy,” in collaboration with Dutch artist Benny Sings. The song blends a lively and joyful production with poignant lyrics that delve into the universal struggle of finding happiness. JONES says, “I feel like these lyrics are universal and I would be surprised if most people had not felt this way at some point. The acceptance of putting a name on those feelings was freeing.”
“Hard To Be Happy” showcases JONES’ soulful, emotive vocals and her knack for infusing jazz and pop elements into her music. The artist describes the process of writing the song, stating, “Silently sad from something I couldn’t define, the words ‘sometimes it’s hard to be happy’ came out and I immediately felt the words were saying something true.”
JONES has gained critical acclaim from numerous publications and collaborations with talented artists, including Tourist, Cazzette, and Claptone. “Hard To Be Happy” serves as a testament to her growth as a songwriter and her ability to create music that resonates with listeners.
Overall, “Hard To Be Happy” is a poignant and soulful track that highlights JONES’ talent and versatility as an artist. Its upbeat production and relatable lyrics make it a must-listen for fans of soul, jazz, and pop alike.