If music could be a language, Ritvik Jake would be the poet of emotions. A 22-year-old independent music artist hailing from Chennai, India, Ritvik Jake has taken the world of music by storm with his soulful melodies and heartfelt lyrics. His latest creation, “Dooriyan,” is a poignant track that delves deep into the universal theme of separation and longing.
“Dooriyan” paints a picture of two souls yearning to bridge the gap between them. It beautifully captures the essence of paradoxical emotions, where the sweetness of cherished memories collides with the longing for physical presence. Inspired by a personal story of love and finding happiness in that one special person, Ritvik Jake lays bare his own emotional journey in this heartfelt composition.
Professionally known as Ritvik Jake, he embarked on his music career in 2021. Since then, he has evolved from being an amateur cover artist to a full-fledged singer-songwriter-producer. What sets Ritvik Jake apart is his fearless experimentation with different sounds and genres, ensuring that every song has a unique story to tell.
Recording “Dooriyan” wasn’t an easy feat for Ritvik Jake. He produces and records all his music from the comfort of his bedroom, often after midnight when the world is quiet. Ensuring complete silence during vocal recordings might be stressful, but it’s a testament to his dedication and passion for his craft.
As an artist, Ritvik Jake draws inspiration from a diverse range of musicians, including Ed Sheeran, Jonas Brothers, NF, Arijit Singh, and the nostalgic 80s and 90s rock and roll. His music transcends boundaries and genres, making it a treat for music enthusiasts worldwide.
Beyond his musical pursuits, Ritvik Jake is a skilled guitarist, with his favorite instrument being the acoustic guitar. He believes in the power of music to touch lives positively, echoing the words of the legendary Freddie Mercury – bringing happiness to people, even if it’s just for an hour, makes it all worthwhile.
Ritvik Jake’s career highlights include his first solo piano performance at the tender age of 13 and winning the Times Fresh Face audition round hosted by Times of India in 2018. Although he doesn’t frequent live performances, his small gigs at college shows and club nights have left a lasting impact on his audience.
When it comes to collaborations, Ritvik Jake dreams big. He wishes to work with acclaimed Indian artists like Prateek Kuhad, Anuv Jain, and Mitraz. Simultaneously, he aspires to collaborate with international stars such as Ed Sheeran, JVKE, and Alec Benjamin, aiming to create musical magic that transcends borders.
Ritvik Jake’s music speaks directly to the soul, touching hearts and connecting listeners on a profound level. With “Dooriyan” set to be released on 16th June 2023, the world is eagerly awaiting to be entranced by the musical genius of this underrated artist. So, keep an eye on Ritvik Jake’s journey, for he is a rising star destined to shine bright in the musical galaxy. Follow him on Instagram, check out his tracks on Spotify and YouTube, and get ready to embark on a soul-stirring musical voyage.