Ryan Caraveo Bares Vulnerability & Controversy In New Record ‘Butterfly Boy’


Photo: Anastasia Velicescu + Connor Jalbert

LA-based artist Ryan Caraveo has dropped his fourth full-length album Butterfly Boy, which was co-produced by his longtime writing partner Teal Douville. The record is hip-hop tinted with the risqué smokiness of R&B where Ryan exposes his vulnerability with his own doubts, relationships, and creativity. It is also highly controversial like “Peanut Butter Waffles” and is filled with Ryan’s own whimsical swagger that makes Butterfly Boya savory record. Stream below:

Ryan will be kicking off tour this November, so go see him:

11/6 – Cervantes Masterpiece Ballroom (Denver, CO, USA)

11/16 – Middle East Restaurant and Nightclub (Cambridge, MA, USA)

11/30 – Club Red Mesa (Mesa, AZ, USA)

12/6 – The Roxy Theatre (West Hollywood, CA, USA)

12/13 – The Showbox (Seattle, WA, USA)