Raury Deshawn Tullis (born June 10, 1996), professionally known by the mononym Raury, is an American singer, songwriter and rapper from Atlanta, Georgia. He is known for his eclectic sound mixing soul, hip hop and folk.
2014–present: Indigo Child and All We Need
On August 25, 2014, Raury released his first mixtape, titled Indigo Child. On the same year, he announced that he signed a deal with Columbia Records. In 2014, he was shortlisted for the BBC's Sound of 2015. In 2014, New Zealand singer Lorde invited Raury to contribute his vocals on the song "Lost Souls", which was included on the soundtrack for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1. In January 2015, he was placed at number 4 on the list for the BBC's Sound of 2015. In 2015, Raury was featured on the cover of XXL magazine for the 2015 Freshman Class. On October 16, 2015, Raury released his debut studio album, titled All We Need. His song, called "Crystal Express" (which was taken from his album All We Need) appeared on the video game FIFA 16. "Devils Whisper" (which also was taken from his album All We Need) was used for the trailer of the popular Coronation Street storyline. In 2016 Raury went on tour as a support act for the rapper Macklemore. The song "God's Whisper" appears in the motion pictures American Honey, Lucy and Collide. The song "Devil's Whisper" appeared in the film Logan.
Raury is known for his eclectic sound mixing soul, hip hop and folk. He has stated that he is influenced by André 3000, Kid Cudi, Kanye West, Bon Iver, Queen, Fleet Foxes, Marvin Gaye, and Father John Misty.
|Title||Details||Peak chart positions|
|All We Need||78||16||15||46||152|
As lead artist
(featuring Tom Morello)
|2015||All We Need|
As featured artist
(Jaden Smith featuring Raury)
|"Higher"||2014||SBTRKT||Wonder Where We Land|
|"Dead People"||2015||Gucci Mane||1017 Mafia: Incarcerated|
|"Escape 120"||Joey Bada$$||B4.Da.$$|
|"Diddy Bop"||2016||Noname, Cam O'Bi||Telefone|
|"Losing Your Mind"||Jaden Smith||The Get Down|
|"Nobody Tell a Name"||2017||Taylor Bennett||Restoration of an American Idol|