RIELL is an internationally touring and Top 40 charting Dance Pop artist, songwriter, vocal producer, and topliner from Canada. She shares her obsession with hardship, self-exploration, and the darker side of the mind through haunting vocals, catchy hooks, and insightful lyrics, creating an innovative mix of artists like Halsey, The Chainsmokers, and Rihanna. RIELL released her 8-track debut EP, PARADISE, on October 31, 2020 and followed it up with a Top 5 iTunes charting 5-track EP, WINTER, on November 12, 2021. RIELL has developed these projects over a period of two years while touring and writing around the world, coming to fruition in places like England, Costa Rica, India, Dubai, and Canada. Visuals are a key aspect in RIELL’s work; she has released ten music videos to expand on the projects that hold overarching storylines connecting the songs and projects together. RIELL is currently working on her debut album, HYMNS FOR THE BITTER, set for release in 2022.
RIELL is a highly sought after collaborator and topliner in the EDM scene with over 1.5 Million monthly listeners on Spotify alone, multiple million listeners across platforms, and hundreds of thousands of followers. She is currently working with popular EDM producers such as Gabry Ponte (10+ million monthly listeners), Blasterjaxx, Excision, and TheFatRat (5+ Million Youtube Subscribers). Her work has accumulated 100+ million streams on Spotify, 500+ million views across platforms, landed spots on prominent Spotify curated playlists and has been featured on Spotify Canada’s social pages, has been supported by prominent DJ’s such as The Chainsmokers and Martin Garrix, and has had her music played by DJ’s at popular festivals such as Lost Lands. RIELL has had her music accompany several viral videos on youtube, has had videos of her songs become viral on youtube themselves, and has created multiple semi-viral singing videos on Tik Tok. She has also received radio play across Europe, North America, and Asia. RIELL has charted 300+ times across North America, South America, Europe, Asia, and Africa with multiple #1’s in the Electronic charts on iTunes, Deezer, Apple, and Beatport. She has secured synch placements for international ad campaigns, video game placements, workout video placements, and is in curated rotation in establishments such as malls and cafes across the globe.
Her energetic live show has taken her on three international tours spanning Europe, Africa, Asia, and Canada. In addition to touring, RIELL has received a Western Canada Music Award for Electronic Artist of the Year, the Grand Prize in the John Lennon Songwriting Competition Electronic Category, first prize in the USA Songwriting Competition in the Dance/Electronic category, and became a three-time semi-finalist in the International Songwriting Competition and Unsigned Only. She has also placed Top 5 in the CBC Searchlight Competition as well as been selected to participate in the Allan Slaight JUNO Masterclass 2021. RIELL has an extensive music background having completed her Grade 10 RCM for piano as well as a Bachelor of Music in Voice.