Best recognized as the older brother of singer and YouTuber Sunny Malouf, the star of the series The Sunny Project.
He attended Jesuit College Preparatory School of Dallas.
He is known on Instagram by the handle richiem32 and on Snapchat as richierich353.
He was raised in Dallas, Texas, while his sister split her time between Dallas and Los Angeles, California.
His sister recorded her debut single "Lightning in a Bottle" alongside rapper Silento.