Singapore based Italian artist Matilde G’s new track ‘Fighter’ is a pulsing, cathartic cut that delves into topics of depression, hope and resolve. The rousing track inspires personal power, resonating with anyone who has struggled with mental health issues and is looking for a way to fight back.
“I wrote this song from my own personal experience with depression” says Matilde G. “I found the motivation to respond and overcome that difficult moment through the love for my family. I wanted to create an anthem that would inspire others to fight back and take control of their lives“.
The accompanying boxing themed video, featuring WBO Asia Pacific Pro Boxing Champion Kirstie Gannaway, portrays Matilde G’s battle against depression through strenuous physical activity.
Matilde G adds: “Everyone on social media seems to have the perfect life and relationship. But let’s be real, we’re all just human, and we all have our struggles. As a singer, I want to keep it real with my fans and encourage them to fight for their own happiness. It’s okay to admit that you’re not okay and to work on yourself. Boxing is a great way to channel your energy and fight back against your demons.“
The release of ‘Fighter’ follows the success of her previous single, ‘Hypocrite‘, which received critical acclaim and was featured by MTV in the US. Matilde G is a talented and creative artist who is sure to continue breaking boundaries and shattering music charts. Her strong presence on social media and her engaging content have made her a rising star to watch in the music industry destined for success.
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Photography: Alessia Bulani