RIIV Releases Debut EP "All Night"
After the success of his 2018 single "Beautiful," RIIV continues to build a promising career
Los Angeles, CA - June 28, 2019 — Few have a story comparable to emerging artist and talented vocalist RIIV. Born in Haiti, RIIV experienced a difficult childhood as he moved to the U.S. to live with a father he barely knew. While living in a group home in his teenage years, RIIV found comfort and inspiration in music, developing a passion for the craft that has led him to where he is today. On July 19, RIIV is set to release his first EP, "All Night," a project that marks only the beginning of a promising future.
"All Night" is a dreamy daze of fresh-sounding R&B and synth-pop songs enhanced by RIIV’s impressive vocals. Within the 8-track project, RIIV sings about both the bliss and the pain of being in love with someone. "All Night" is likely to take RIIV’s career to the next level after his 2018 single, "Beautiful," which reached over 300,000 views on YouTube and 60,000 Spotify plays.
Beyond his melodic style of music, RIIV’s story is a powerful part of his identity as an artist. Despite being bullied and teased about his Haitian background and his high-toned voice, RIIV persevered with a positive attitude and an unparalleled drive to succeed. His early struggles as an artist have given him what he needs to become the next pop sensation.
Signed under L2 Records, RIIV and label owner Michael Varner have worked tirelessly to bring this album to fruition. "All Night" is produced by DJ Shaw-T, engineered by recording engineer Chris Anger, and co-written by RIIV himself and Ricardo Dresther. "All Night" is available for presave now on Spotify and preorder on iTunes, you can catch a video teaser for the lead track here.
Joseph Riverson, known by artist name RIIV, is a pop vocalist and unique artist who has defied all odds to make it in music. Despite early hardships in his life, Joseph was able to become the talented artist that he is today and to spread love through his music. With his debut EP "All Night," RIIV is sure to make waves this year in the pop music scene. Be sure to check out L2 Records’ YouTube channel where RIIV’s lyric video for 2018 single "Beautiful" has racked up over 300,000 views. Follow RIIV on Instagram to stay updated.