Alto Moon is an American artist, songwriter, and producer from Atlanta, Georgia. He is a contestant on American Idol Season 22 in 2024.
The Atlanta resident has genre-bending productions and soulful vocals reflective of 90’s R&B.
A rising R&B star, Alto Moon draws inspiration from American record producer, songwriter, rapper, and singer Pharrell Williams.
Alto’s versatility sees him deliver everything from alternative pop and electronic-R&B, straight through to bold-and-brassy soul anthems.
His sound is inspired by club icons such as Donna Summer, soul legends like Prince, and the aesthetics of Afro-futurism as seen in Janet Jackson or Janelle Monáe.
Alto Moon also has a palette of modern vocalists such as Sam Smith and Usher. Moon delivers lyrical versatility with nods to his interest in futurism, video games, and film-like romance.
Having already amassed millions of streams as an independent artist, Alto Moon delivers a catalog capable of soundtracking a box-office smash.
He has been gaining notable praise for his high-energy live shows as seen on NPR’s Tiny Desk Tour, halftime at the WNBA, and various music festival stages.