ESC2016 - Switzerland Meet & Greet 18
Rykka in 2016
Birth name Christina Maria Rieder
Born (1986-03-13) 13 1986 (age 34)
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Occupation Singer-songwriter
Years active 2000–present
Label Little Jig Records, Vissen Records, Cordova Bay Records

Christina Maria Rieder (born 13 March 1986), better known by her stage name Rykka (/ˌraɪ ˌkɑː/), is a Swiss-Canadian singer and songwriter from Vancouver, British Columbia. Her songs have been featured on TV, and she has been nominated for several music awards both in British Columbia, and across Canada. On May 12, 2016, she represented Switzerland in the Eurovision Song Contest 2016 in Stockholm with the song "The Last of Our Kind". She sang in the second semi-final of the event.


Studio albums

Title Details
  • Released: October 26, 2012
  • Label: Little Jig Records
  • Format: Digital download
  • Released: November 4, 2016
  • Label: Cordova Bay Records
  • Format: Digital download


As lead artist

Title Year Album
"Map Inside" 2012 Kodiak
"The Brink"
"Blackie" 2013
"Electric" 2014
"Movies" 2015 Beatitudes
"The Last of Our Kind" 2016
"Bad Boy"

As featured artist

Title Year Album
"Never Fade"
(Alex Guesta featuring Rykka)
2014 Non-album singles
"The Devil"
(The New Black Tea featuring Rykka)
(The New Black Tea featuring Rykka)
(Zomboy featuring Rykka)
The Outbreak
"Don't You Honey Me"
(Timothy Jaromir featuring Rykka)
2015 Non-album singles
(Matierro & Dynastrax featuring Rykka)
"With or Without"
(Tommy Mangano featuring Rykka)
(Frank Walker featuring Rykka)
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