Ryan Kevin Beatty is an American singer-songwriter. He was born in Clovis, California and now resides in Los Angeles.
His debut EP, Because of You debuted at #1 on the iTunes Pop Charts & #7 on the Top 100 in 2012. After a hiatus, Beatty began to majorly re-emerge in 2017, first with collaborations on Brockhampton's albums Saturation II and Saturation III. Then, in 2018 he signed to Benny Blanco's imprint label at Interscope Records, Mad Love Records, and released his debut album, Boy in Jeans, on July 20, 2018. He continued his work with Brockhampton on their 2019 album Ginger and member Kevin Abstract's third solo album, Arizona Baby. Beatty has also collaborated with Tyler, the Creator on his Grammy Award-winning album Igor and the EP Music Inspired by Illumination & Dr. Seuss' The Grinch and with Slow Hollow on their newest album, Actors. He would go on to release his sophomore album, Dreaming of David, on January 31, 2020.