Sheldon Riley's entrancing vocals and bold, avant-garde style have firmly established him as a game-changer in the music industry. His standout performances on "The Voice Australia" and "America's Got Talent" only further solidified his place as a powerhouse artist.
In 2022, the 23-year-old multiethnic singer-songwriter made a powerful impact representing Australia at the Eurovision Song Contest in Turin, Italy with his emotionally charged single "Not The Same". The lyrics, derived from a personal letter written to himself at the age of 14, showcased Sheldon's unyielding commitment to connecting authentically through his music.
His unique sound, style, and songwriting have garnered international critical acclaim, appearing in leading publications such as VOGUE, Billboard, and Rolling Stone.
Sheldon's electrifying presence on "The Masked Singer" in Australia saw him reach the final two, captivating audiences with each performance. He then went on to headline the pre-game show of the NRL Grand Final alongside rock icon Jimmy Barnes, performing a powerful rendition of "Everybody Wants To Rule The World".
The year 2023 is shaping up to be a landmark one for the talented singer-songwriter, starting with a powerhouse performance at the Sydney WorldPride opening concert and sharing the stage with none other than pop royalty Kylie Minogue and the hyperpop sensation Charli XCX.
While constantly pushing boundaries with his unique designs and electrifying performances around the world, Sheldon Riley is now focusing his efforts on his eagerly awaited debut album. Set to be released later this year, this album showcases Sheldon's raw and melodic sound that promises to enthral audiences and leave a lasting mark on the music world. With his unrelenting drive and talent, Sheldon is poised to continue making waves in the industry.