Ritviz- Wiki,Biography,Age,Music and EP Album
Ritviz Srivastava known by the name Ritviz is a Pune (IN) based 23-year-old DJ, singer and Hindustani dance music producer. His music is bass heavy, and rich in eastern sounds owing to his training as a Hindustani classical musician since the age of 6. His second original album was, a 4 track EP titled “YUV” was released as a free download in June 2016 and has crossed over a 100,000 streams in less than 10 months.
Ritviz started his career in 2013 and released his debut EP ‘Vizdumb’ on UK’s Relentik Records in 2014. In 2015, he released ‘Mukti’ a single that was signed to and released by High Chai Recordings – the US-based global bass music label. Since the release of YUV , he has received major support and appreciation from top Indian bass music producers including the likes of Nucleya, Su Real and SickFlip.
In 2017,he was announced as the winner of Bacardi House Party Sessions India, where his latest single ”Udd Gaye”was handpicked & released, along with a music video, by AIB & Nucleya. An instant hit, the music video has garnered 2.5 Million + views in just one month of it’s release, and the track has 2 Million plays on Saavn & iTunes.
In 2018, he released his album ‘VED’ which includes he had collaborated with himself on his six tracks like Jeet, Barso, Ved, Sage and more.Here are some word from his interview ‘I wanted to go back to my roots and in way collaborate with myself, and so it’s going to be an album that is not just vocal driven but has my production supporting it also.’
In 2019, After having releasing last two EPs namely YUV and VED, with popular tracks such as ‘Udd Gaye’, ‘Sage’ and ‘Jeet‘, the musician will now release eight new tracks (‘Liggi’, ‘Chalo Chalein’, ‘Thandi Hawa’, ‘Dev’, ‘Sargam’, ‘Chini’, ‘Sawari’, and ‘Hum Toh Hai’) compiled under one album titled Dev.
The new album is a melting pot of his entire creative palette as a musician. The upcoming album brings together sounds of Hindustani classical, hip-hop, drum and bass, moombahton, and pop music. The album also features collaborations with Anvita Bharti (Ritviz’s mother), and Delhi hip-hop duo Seedhe Maut to name a few.