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Brothers, Tanner and Peyton Whitt, performing as the adrenalized alt-pop duo RAGS AND RICHES, aim to bring hope and inspire a generation of dreamers. Hailing from Lexington, Kentucky, these brothers aren't just making music—they're crafting anthems that ignite souls. From the moment they unleashed their debut single, "Speed of Sound” in 2019, the world took notice. With over 930K+ streams and 525K+ video views for "SOS," they set the stage for an explosive breakout unlike any other.

Picture this: 300+ shows, 40 states, and the adrenaline rush of sharing stages with legends like Smash Mouth, Fitz & The Tantrums, and Judah & The Lion. It's not just about the music; it's about connecting with audiences on a deeper level, leaving them energized and inspired. When the duo isn’t rocking stages—they're smashing records too. Winning a Josie Music Award for Pop Artist of the Year, 3 Lexington Music Awards for Pop Artist of the Year (2X Winner) & Song of the Year, clocking in over 5MIL+ career streams, and racking up 2.4MIL+ video views all in just 5 short years. They truly are a force to be reckoned with.

Their debut album, "Always Gold," dropped in June 2022 via SonaBlast! Records, and the response was nothing short of mind-blowing. With 1.4MIL+ streams in its first week, it's clear that their sound resonates with fans on a cosmic level. But perhaps the most thrilling chapter yet? The release of their 8-track EP, "I NEED A HOLIDAY," in December 2023. With 1.2 million streams in its debut week, it's a testament to their raw talent and infectious energy. And let's talk about their playlist prowess in 2023. Landing on Apple Music's coveted New In Alternative with “Hello, Goodbye”, snagging a spot on Spotify's Nu Disco playlist with "Flavor" and another Spotify powerhouse playlist, it's alt good with "holiday.," they continue to push boundaries and redefine the alt-pop landscape.

Tanner and Peyton aren't just brothers making music—they're dreamers, creators, and trailblazers. And as they continue to rise, one thing is certain: their journey is just beginning.

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AMONGST THIS NOISE, RAGS AND RICHES’ MO OF THEIR LATEST TRACK “EDGE OF TIME IS A SIMPLE ANTITHESIS, AN EXTENSION ON THE “CARPE DIEM” ETHOS IF YOU WILL, WITH LYRICS THAT DISPLAY THE CONCEPT INTO VARIOUS MEMORABLE AND UPLIFTING PLATITUDES, 'YOU GOTTA LIVE TO BE ALIVE TO BE ALIVE YOU GOTTA LIVE YOUR LIFE.'

 - ATWOOD MAGAZINE

SOMEWHAT IMAGINE DRAGONS ESQUE IN ITS POP/ROCK NATURE, THE TUNE CLEVERLY GIVES ROCK A MODERN TWIST IN ITS INSTRUMENTATION, ADDING AN EVEN MORE ELECTRIFYING FEEL.

- EARMILK

FROM THE GOTHIC-HUED HIP-HOP OF RAPPERS LIKE LIL UZI VERT TO THE SPOOKY SINISTERNESS OF THE BEAT ON “BAD GUY” BY BILLIE EILISH, THERE’S A RISING TREND OF HORROR-INSPIRED SOUNDS IN POPULAR MUSIC...   AND NOW, THE KENTUCKY-BASED BROTHER DUO RAGS AND RICHES HAVE TAKEN THEIR STAB AT BLENDING THE CLASSIC POP SOUND WITH A SPOOKY ATMOSPHERE.

- AMERICAN SONGWRITER

OOZING WITH CONFIDENCE, "CROSSFIRE" ECHOES THE SOUNDS OF TWENTY ONE PILOTS AND THIRTY SECONDS TO MARS. THE ENERGETIC ANTHEM IS ABOUT THE FIGHT TO OVERCOME ANXIETY.

- POPDUST

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