Ryan Carter (born December 2, 1991 in Detroit, MI USA) is an American recording artist, writer, producer, investor, and designer.
He is known for his parody hip-hop albums, Carter began his music career underground with homemade CD's distributed independently. In 2013, Ryan Carter released his debut full-length album "Welcome to Planet Earth: Grand [Schemes] and Bad [Dreams]" on several online mix-tape sites. His debut was followed by Welcome to Planet Earth 2: Supreme (Machines) and Devolved [Monsters] in 2014, Mind of the Court Jester in 2015. Ryan Carter gained worldwide recognition with his 2016 album The Exaggerated Tales Of... which has exceeded 1 million digital sales/streams. Carter released his politically-charged album Nightmares in America on Inauguration Day 2017, which also exceeded digital sales/streams of 1 million. Most recently, Carter released The Doctorate on New Year's Day 2018.