‘90210’ star Tristan Wilds is segueing into music.
The 21-year-old actor, who previously starred on HBO’s ‘The Wire,’ has been in the studio working on an upcoming CD.
“I’m really looking forward to showcasing my musical talent,” he said to BlackVoices.com. “It’s always been a passion and a big part of my life. I love acting, but music has always been in me. I was fortunate to showcase a little of my talent in ‘The Secret Life Of Bees’ and my character on ‘90210’ is a DJ, so the public got to hear a little of that side of me. But now it’s time to really focus on building and making the music I love.”
The Staten Island, New York-bred talent shared that expanding into music is a natural progression for him because he’s always lovTristan Wildsed music.
“When I was young, I remember being surrounded by so many different types of music. My parents played all types of music from Classical to Jazz, as well R&B/Soul, and even Hip-Hop. I connected to all of the genres,” he explained.
In between shooting ‘90210,’ which is in its third season, Wilds has been in the studio working on tracks for his debut CD.
“Right now I’m in the studio with hit-making producers like Warryn Campbell and I’m going into the studio with an amazing songwriter I really respect, Claude Kelly,” he offered.
Details on Wilds’ recording contract and release date are still pending.