Teen Pop Sensation Ryan Beatty
Video: Meet Ryan Beatty as he performs "Hey, L.A."!
See Ryan Beatty perform tonight at the Straz Center in Tampa!
He is opening for Cody Simpson's Paradise Tour! Show starts at 7pm... for tickets go to www.strazcenter.org
Ryan Beatty, whose debut EP "Because of You" hit #1 on the iTunes US Pop Albums chart, is easily becoming one of the hottest acts in pop music.
Ryan wrapped up a very successful summer touring from coast to coast, was chosen to be one of the faces of AT&T's national "It Can Wait" campaign to end texting and driving and is also working to raise awareness and end teen bullying.
After being nominated for a Teen Choice Awards for "Choice Web Star", Ryan Beatty released his debut EP "Because of You" exclusively on iTunes on July 24th, 2012. In less than 24 hours, Ryan hit #1 Pop Album US Charts, while hitting #7 on the Top Album US Charts on iTunes overall - all without being signed to a label! The lead single off of the EP "Hey LA" premiered on July 23rd on Radio Disney and created a frenzy of listeners vying for his album. He was nominated for a 2013 Radio Disney Music Award for "Best Breakout Star".
The young artist has gained a worldwide following with nearly 33 Million views on YouTube and 253,000 subscribers on his YouTube channel. Many top industry influencers have taken notice of the singer, including Ryan Seacrest, who released Ryan's first music video "Every Little Thing" on Ryanseacrest.com. Along with Ryan Seacrest supporting the young star, Ashton Kutcher recently raved about Beatty's talents and Justin Bieber performed a cover online of Beatty's original single, showing that at 17-years-old, Ryan Beatty is just getting started to be one of the most successful artists in the industry!
Ryan is currently representing AT&T as one of the faces of their national "It Can Wait" campaign to end texting and driving. His PSA is now airing throughout the US and is educating teens and their parents about the dangers of texting and driving, a cause that Ryan is extremely passionate about.
Early in his career, Billboard featured him as #10 on the Top Next Big Sound chart across social media, and PopStar! Magazine named him one of the top 12 acts to look out for in 2012.
Ryan has been seen on CNN, HLN's ShowbizTonight,MTV "10 on Top", Access Hollywood, KTLA, Good Day LA, Young Hollywood, RyanSeacrest.com, Billboard's The Beat, JoJo on the Radio on KIIS FM, Radio Disney, Teen.com, Tiger Beat/BOP, Clevver TV, What's Trending LIVE, and Popstar!. He also attended "Backstage at the Grammys" Radio Tour where he was interviewed by multiple radio shows including MTV, AMP Radio, Rick Dees, Go Radio and Yahoo! Music.