Rión Michael, born Michael Franklin in Rochester, NY and raised in Orlando, Fl is an American ,singer-songwriter,producer and actor. Protégée of late industry veteran manager Steven E. Kurtz [Christina Aguilera,SWV, P!NK, The Doors]. Best known for his 2006 collaboration on internet single ''Sweet Love'' with cousin Mr.Cheeks of 90's group ''Lost Boys''. While the commercially accessible, soulful songbird's pre-solo debut hype continues to peak the interest of international online fans and music execs alike, the humble 27 year-old is staying focused. "I'm gearing up to hit the scene running, working hard to make my mark. 2017 is going to be my year and beyond! ", comments Rión. Citing influences such as Babyface, LA Ried, Tony Thompson,Whitney Houston,Tevin Campbell and Adina Howard, the edgy music sensation began singing at the tender age of 6. After several years of growing as an artist and perfecting his songwriting with writing for acts such as Britney Spears, Jamie Foxx, BLAQUE's Natina Reed, Fuller House, Jodie Sweetin, Tori V and vocal producing various of artist, the Florida native wrote and co-produced the majority of his upcoming EP ''Love Potion #9'' himself, as well as served as the executive producer on the project. A wonderful introduction to a multi-dimensional artist who has been waiting in the shadows, Rión Michael has shaped his debut EP with a series of beautiful love songs and club anthems which resonate with a pop/r&b retro freshness. From the player swagger of the surefire club hit "#NOTCOMINGBACK", the synth seduction of "Real Love'" which contains elements from Mary J. Blige's 1992 hit of the same title and the sexy,commercially enticing pop tune that is "You Were Here All Along", Rión Michael has only just begun to win the hearts of pop/r&b audiences' world-wide. Reminiscent of industry luminaries such as Ne-Yo, Usher and Chris Brown, Rión Michael's Love Potion #9 was recorded and produced at in Rión's one bedroom Woodland Hills apartment . The ''#NOTCOMINGBACK'' single offers a powerful introduction to this new singer, with Rión Michael's soulful feel-good, radio-friendly vocals perfectly suited to take over every music lover's favorite playlist.