Country newcomer Ryan Larkins unveils first-ever release as a solo artist


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August 11, 2023 – Nashville, TN- Red Street Records’ developing act Ryan Larkins drops his two debut songs, “Man That Holds The Beer” and “She’s the Tough One,” available everywhere today (listen HERE). The brand new music arrives on the coattails of Larkins’ new deal with leading entertainment and sports agency Creative Artists Agency (CAA). Today’s release also primes Ryan’s debut EP Meet Ryan Larkins dropping this October, marking the seasoned songwriter’s first-ever project as a solo artist. Larkins shares, “It feels amazing to have music of my own out in the world! I’m really thankful for Red Street Records and CAA for giving me the opportunity to bring these songs to life and take them out on the road. My hope is that listeners connect with them the way I do!”

Though a new act in country music, Ryan Larkins brings with him an impressive songwriting catalog, one which includes Cody Johnson’s new single, “The Painter,” and additional cuts by artists like Tim McGraw, Dolly Parton and Bill Anderson, and more. Both “She’s the Tough One” and “Man That Holds The Beer” were written by Larkins alongside Carlo Colasacco and Blake Chaffin on the former and Colasacco on the latter. Produced by Red Street CEO Jay DeMarcus and Ilya Toshinskiy, the songs speak to the core of who Ryan is- a family man born and raised in Tennessee, a devout believer, and a lover of country music. Lyrics like,

“Behind every man there’s a better woman / I don’t back down from any fight / You ain’t ever gonna see me cry / Yea I’m my father’s son / But she’s the tough one,”

shine through the smooth sound and classic country instrumentals that will undoubtably have listeners yearning for more. “I’m so proud of Ryan and the music he’s created. I’m honored to be a part of this project, and I can’t wait to watch him break through the doors of country music! These songs are incredible, and thanks to a powerful partnership with CAA, fans across the world will soon see Ryan for the star that he is- the best is yet to come!” Red Street’s Jay DeMarcus shares.

With brand new music under his belt, Larkins’ new partnership with CAA will bring his unparalleled vocals and rooted country sound to the stage as a solo artist for the very first time.

Fans can stream “She’s the Tough One” and “Man That Holds The Beer” HERE and can pre-save the EP, Meet Ryan Larkins HERE.

To learn more about Ryan, please visit

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