Bristol-based singer-songwriter Ben Cipolla celebrates his family roots on “Enna,” which offers a summery ode to city life on the isle of Sicily. A track which layers Cipolla’s uplifting vocals over slick guitars, melodic bass, groovy horns and a soaring gospel chorus, the euphoric offering is a snapshot of his own Sicilian heritage, drawing us into the bright, colourful world he crafts.
Inspired by his 2019 trip to Sicily, the track is built as a love to the city he discovered, weaving a welcoming atmosphere for us lose ourselves in. With a languid yet confident vocal delivery wrapped by vibrant sonics and a culturally-nuanced lyrical style, the track sees Wiltshire-born act leans into his ability to soothe your worries away while leading you into the warmth of upbeat artistry.
Making a lasting impression with his 2017 debut album Jungle Kingdom, Cipolla who has spent most of his past year writing music and refining his sound, signals at much more electrifying music, marking himself as an artist to watch.