Grammy nominated, 2008 GMA Dove Award Winning songwriter/producer/composer Ryan Farish, first launched his music career on the first generation mp3.com, where his music quickly took to the masses obtaining a whopping 1,800,000+ downloads of his trademark, electronic-jazz-world music.
Los Angeles music Industry magazine, "Music Connection" refers to Ryan Farish as a "Download King".
Ryan's national debut album, Beautiful (Dist by Capitol/EMI), quickly climbed to 10 on the Billboard Top New Age chart, and also ranked 1 on Music Choice's Soundscapes Digital Music channel. Ryan's sophomore record, From the Sky, smashed the New Age charts again, hitting 3 on the Billboard chart only five weeks after its release, and was the second most downloaded Jazz album on iTunes for two consecutive weeks! Ryan's song from that album, "Living Water" was even featured by iTunes, as the "Discovery Download of the Week".
Ryan's music has been featured on The Weather Channel's Local on the 8's; he also composed the theme music for their prime time TV show, Storm Stories; and most recently was featured along with Jazz Superstars Chick Corea, Dav Koz, Najee, and Jeff Lorber, to name a few on the 1 Top Billboard Chartting Jazz compliation, "The Weather Channel Presents:Smooth Jazz" (Midas/EMI). Other honorable mentions to Ryan's music credit, have been having his music used as part of the Freedom Towers documentary in NYC, Access Hollywood, Universal Music Publishing, Red Cross, Lifetime Network, Sony, Columbia Tri Star Pictures, just to name a few.
Ryan's unique sound, and inherent ability to communicate through music, has touched thousands of lives, and entered the homes of millions across the world.