|Full Name||Ritviz Srivastava|
|Profession||Music Producer, DJ, and Singer|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters– 165 cm
in meters– 1.65 m
in feet & inches– 5’ 5”
|Hair Colour||Black (dyed Red, Blonde)|
|Debut||EP: Vizdumb (2014)|
|Date of Birth||1997|
|Age (as in 2020)||23 Years|
|Educational Qualification||10th Pass|
|Hobbies||He likes cooking, travelling, and listening to music|
|Controversies||• In 2020, through his twitter post, he accused the makers of the Bollywood film “Pati Patni Aur Woh” (2019) of plagiarism; the music of his song ‘Udd Gaye’ is strikingly similar to the film’s song ‘Udd Gaye.’|
|Relationships & More|
|Parents||Father– Pranay Prasoon (Drum Player)
Mother– Anvita Bharti (Singer)
|Food||Baigan Ka Bharta, Dal Chawal|
|DJ||Major Lazor, Diplo|
|Music Composer||A. R. Rahman|
|Travel Destination(s)||Goa, Australia, Sydney, Melbourne|
|Bike Collection||He owns a scooter.|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Ritviz
- At the age of six, he started training in Khayal under his mother. Later, he was trained by Uday Bhawalkar in Drupad.
- He composed his first song at the age of ten.
- During his teens, he was introduced western music through the VH1 channel. Being influenced by western music, he started fusing hip hop and pop music in his classical songs.
- He decided to make his own music at the age of 15. He dropped out of his school at the age of 17 and began working on his music.
- In 2015, he was contacted by High Chai Recordings (a US-based global bass music label) and they released his track- ‘Mukti’ through their label.
- After getting a global feature at the age of 19, the artist management company- Only Much Louder (OML) asked him to join their label.
- In 2017, he won the Bacardi HouseParty Sessions. Talking about his win, he said,
I wasn’t expecting any of it. While sending the application to Bacardi House Party guys it was one of those ‘lets-see-what-happens’ kind of a situation. Even after winning the session, I wasn’t expecting the kind of overwhelming response I received from the public”
- His single- ‘Udd gye’ was handpicked by AIB and got released with AIB’s music video ft. DJ Nucleya.
- Few of his hit songs include Barso, Jeet, Liggi, Chalo Chalein, Ved, and Thandi Hawa.
- In 2019, he remixed one of the songs of Major Lazor ‘Light It Up.’ Talking about it, he said,
They reached out to us around Diwali and I was like “hell yeah man”! I finished the remix like in a day, I was very excited. Yeah, they loved it. I haven’t met the three of them but it would be cool to meet them in person.”
- He is an avid dog lover and has a pet dog.