Prepare to be transported to the sun-soaked beaches of Rio de Janeiro with Brazilian singer/songwriter Laura Rizzotto's latest single, "Papaya". Embracing her roots, Laura fuses the enchanting sounds of Bossa Nova with pop sensibilities and irresistible hooks, resulting in a musical experience that feels like a dreamy vacation.
Collaborating with multi-platinum Colombian producer Ali Stone and rising producer Mateo Barragan, Laura aimed to create a song that encapsulates the feeling of being on a romantic getaway in Rio, indulging in breakfast in bed with your beloved. The warmth and genuine joy that radiates from Brazilian music inspired Laura to embrace her heritage fully and transport listeners to this tropical paradise through her music. "Papaya" was impeccably mixed by award-winning Brazilian engineer Pedro Calloni, ensuring that every note and instrument shines in perfect harmony. The song effortlessly weaves English and Spanish lyrics together, marking a significant milestone for the Latvian/Brazilian artist. Laura's diverse background has always embraced multiple languages as a natural part of her self-expression, and she was eager to explore writing in Spanish. Collaborating with Ali and Mateo provided the ideal opportunity to do just that. In addition to its English and Spanish versions, "Papaya" will also be released in Portuguese, further showcasing Laura's deep connection to her heritage. But what truly sets this single apart is the attention to detail and authenticity embedded in every aspect of its production. The recording even includes sounds from the very block where Laura grew up in Ipanema, adding an extra layer of nostalgia and personal connection to the music. The result is a track that transports you to a tropical oasis, immersing you in the sultry rhythms of Bossa Nova while keeping you hooked with its infectious pop structure. With "Papaya," Laura Rizzotto effortlessly invites listeners to join her on a sonic journey that captures the essence of Brazil's vibrant music scene and her own unique artistry. So, sit back, close your eyes, and let yourself be swept away by the enchanting melodies and evocative lyrics of "Papaya." Allow Laura Rizzotto to be your guide as she invites you to experience the magic and romance of Rio de Janeiro in a way only music can.
STREAM THE SONG HERE: https://open.spotify.com/track/5hXouhu1m3vzr1Pa3jjosd