Every now and then, an artist emerges from the sea of indie music bringing something truly unique, innovative, and authentic. Austin Riddle is the prime example of an artist that is defined by raw talent and authenticity. The enigma is at the center of a new era in urban contemporary music. He is carving out a brand-new sound, a mix of various influences particularly smokey sensual R&B and melodic pop that will resonate deeply with audiences across the globe. Born and raised in Birmingham, AL, Austin Riddle seeks to tell stories with his music and move people in unexpected ways.
Austin Riddle is influenced by icons such as Michael Jackson, Bill Evans, Justin Bieber, Brandy, and Chopin. Having grown up a musically inclined child, Austin Riddle grew up playing competition classical piano and later jazz piano. He was exposed to the intricacies of various genres of music from a tender age. Over time his prowess to write music and sing began to manifest profoundly and Austin began writing, producing, and engineering his own music at just 15 years old.
Today Austin sees music as a canvas on which to articulate his thoughts and create timeless works of art. He is an emerging artist who makes music that embodies his hopes and dreams. For the talented musician, music is an art form that is reflective of his experiences, and by using his gift, he can fully express himself and deliver a musical experience that is both unique and engaging, and relatable.
Having found the immovable passion to pursue music, Austin’s vocal delivery is charismatic, captivating, energetic, and very entertaining. Drawing inspiration from the world around him, Austin’s music is really about everyday life and expressing himself while providing substance and meaning through pleasing sounds to the ear that can change the lives of those who can listen with an open heart.
His music can transport listeners to different places and uplift their spirits. Austin Riddle is also an extremely versatile musician who can incorporate, integrate and accentuate his music across a plethora of styles. There is no doubt that this talented vocalist will have a profound effect on the industry, particularly among artists with his frameworks that coach life habits to make creativity more efficient.
Austin Riddle has multiple projects in his repertoire most notably “Something Good”, “settle”, “Thrill”, and his latest project dubbed “blend”. He will be releasing his new single titled “Talk to me” in March and continue his upward trajectory.
His music will connect with audiences on a deeper level that will not only entertain but also enrich their minds. His sound is constantly evolving and exhibits not only his versatility and prowess. The new old-school sound will surely pave the way for the varied expressions of Austin Riddle’s musical ideas and artistic craft. This is the music that will push the boundaries of our perception as well as inspire and drive us to introspective conversations. His music is filled with relatable topics that are grounded in reality and maintain a very real and authentic feel that is encapsulated by an edgy and trendy modern sound. Austin Riddle is ready to change the status quo of the industry by capturing meaningful moments in time and pulling at our heartstrings one song at a time!