Rags and Riches WIN The Josie Music Awards Song of the Year for "Talk" at The Grand Ole Opry
Brothers, Tanner and Peyton Whitt, perform as the adrenalized American alt-pop duo Rags and Riches, and they always aim to bring hope and inspire a generation of dreamers. The Lexington, KY natives released their debut single, 'Speed of Sound" in 2019 and lit the spark for a wildfire breakout with "SOS" reachign over 915K+ streams and 525K+ video views.
The title of their award winning song is "Talk" and their first time win at The Josie Music Awards has a lot of people "talking" about the incredible level of success they have experienced in the past four years!
The two man crew has performed 250+ shows in 40 states including tour support for Smash Mouth, Fitz and the Tantrums, Judah & The Lion, Durry and Leah Marlene. In 2022, they won 2 Lexington Music Awards for Pop Artist of the Year and Song of the Year "Outlaw" and have impressively clocked in over 5MIL+ streams and over 2.4MIL + video views in just 4 years.
They are known as being really great guys as well and supporters of other Kentucky musicians in both their words and actions.
A fixture in the music community they always put on a great show for their adoring fans - and those fans know the words - to everyone one of their high energy, inspirational and motivational songs.
Their debut album "Always Gold" was released in June 2022 via Sonablast! Records and impressively received 1.4MIL+ streams in it's first week. With their current explosive success - it is clear these determined brothers are rising to the top!
The Josie Music Award win for Song of the Year - Multi-Genre for "Talk" is just another reason why!
Congratulations to Tanner and Peyton!
Beloved guests on Overtones LIVE, they are a "frequent flyer" over the Radiolex airwaves and we have enjoyed the opportunity to have them on the show five times! Each time brings a new awareness to the incredibly level of talent- both on the stage and in the studio- to all who are the fans who make a Rags and Riches show so incredibly special!
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