Artist Biography

Ritviz :

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Hometown: Pune, Maharashtra
Age: 23 Years
Education: 10th Pass

Ritviz

Bio 
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”
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black (dyed Red, Blonde)
Career
Debut EP: Vizdumb (2014)

Album: Dev (2019)

Personal Life
Date of Birth 1997
Age (as in 2020) 23 Years
Birthplace Pune, Maharashtra
Nationality Indian
Hometown Pune, Maharashtra
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
Marital Status Unmarried
Family
Parents Father– Pranay Prasoon (Drum Player)
Mother– Anvita Bharti (Singer)
Favourite Things
Food Baigan Ka Bharta, Dal Chawal
DJ Major Lazor, Diplo
Band Linkin Park
Music Composer A. R. Rahman
Travel Destination(s) Goa, Australia, Sydney, Melbourne
Style Quotient
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.

    Ritviz as a ChildRitviz

  • 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.

    Ritviz with his Dog

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