Aug 12th, 2021
“Olá!” is the first single taken from the forthcoming album Yn Rio by Welsh singer, songwriter, composer, arranger, multi-instrumentalist and record producer Carwyn Ellis & Rio 18 performing with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales. The album is a truly international project, featuring players from Wales, Brazil, Venezuela and the USA.
First single “Olá” is more than a simple greeting, the song comes with a message of hope, friendship and working together for better times to come. The track is accompanied by a cool new video directed by Fernando Neumayer and Luís Martino of Tocavideos that was shot in and around Portela Samba School, Madureira, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
“Olá!” out Digitally on Aug 13th and on 45 on Aug 27th via Légère Recordings