Richard Mclean "Richie" Giese (born: February 9, 1990) is an American electronic dance-pop artist who founded the musical project Social Repose. He is also a vlogger. So far, he has released an album titled "Yalta", which has featured one of his most famous singles, "Island of Yours." He has also released an EP called Empress which featured a trilogy of music videos including "Villain", "Empress", and "Filthy Pride" and recently another album titled "Calamity". Most of the music he releases are covers.
He has received tons of criticism for cheating on JaclynGlenn and how he responded to the situation, particularly on how Jaclyn was allegedly "warned" and how he focused less on apologizing to Jaclyn but more on how the situation is public and will affect his channel and upcoming content, which is supported by him "watching his channel die."
He was born in Cabin John, Maryland. He founded Social Repose in 2011, in Washington D.C. He studied film and media arts at American University. He's posted covers, acapellas, vlogs, reactions, & music videos to YouTube. He dresses in a custom headdress and puts black acrylic paint on his neck for his videos & tour.
- "I'm an idiot" – JaclynGlenn on YouTube
- "RE: I'm an idiot" – Social Repose on YouTube
- "Dear Future Girlfriend" – Social Repose on YouTube
"There's a lot of good parts that she saw in me, and... you know, I commend her for that, but at the same time, you know, everyone did warn her and... heh... I don't know. It just sucks that I-I proved them all right.
– 3:49 on "RE: I'm an idiot" by Social Repose on YouTube
- "Watching my channel die" – Social Repose on YouTube