PRESS RELEASE: RYKHO smashes his way back to the dance floor with his hottest new funky house single “Phoenix”! Teaming up once again with the legendary Soulshaker, “Phoenix” is poised to rain down classic summer vibes with an emotional intensity that will send shivers to the festivals and clubs.
The track showcases Soulshaker’s pulse pounding energy and soul and RYKHO’s signature vocals to bring about the most massive dance floor banger for summer 2023. “Phoenix is about going up against overwhelming odds, battling your way through to survive, and rising above the circumstances and doubters to win it all. It’s the story of all our lives.” ‘Phoenix’ with Soulshaker represents another giant leap forward in RYKHO’s sound with incredible remixes by Andy Galea and Dougal McGregor solidifying the package as this year’s summer smash!
RYKHO - Phoenix (Soulshaker Original Club Mix) - 8A - 126 Club House - Freaktone
RYKHO - Phoenix (Andy Galea Remix) - 9A - 127 House - 80s Synth House
RYKHO - Phoenix (Andy Galea Remix Radio Edit) - 9A - 127 House - 80s Synth House
RYKHO - Phoenix (Andy Galea Remix Inst) - 9A - 127 House - 80s Synth House
RYKHO - Phoenix (Soulshaker Original Radio Edit) - 8A - 126 Club House - Freaktone
“RYKHO” is a Canadian dance artist who has been making waves in the international club scene over the last few years. His first three singles “Can’t Do Loving You”, “Without You” and “Whatcha Gonna Do” broke major ground hitting top 20 in Beatport and Traxsource and top 10 in the UK Music Week Club charts.
His last single “Something’s Going On” in collaboration with Ruff Loaderz peaked at #3 in the UK Music Week Club Chart.
RYKHO was born in Manila and moved to the Canadian west coast at an early age. Growing up he gravitated towards the stage as a performer and later honed his vocal skills with one of Vancouver's finest coaches Sandi Siemins (Michael Bublé). Over time he developed his vocal style being influenced by acts such as Justin Timberlake, Usher, and the Backstreet Boys. In 2015, under the guise "Friedrick Ryan", he first broke into the Dance Music scene collaborating with acclaimed club remixers DASCO and Eric Kupper hitting top 20 in the Music Worx International chart.
In 2019, RYKHO joined the talented team at Audiofreaks to evolve his sound further in the house realm. With the successes of his previous singles, RYKHO has firmly established his presence in the dance scene as a premier artist.