MC / DJ
Rick is an entertainer with the resume of MC, DJ, Writer, Recording Engineer, Vocalist and self-taught Dancer. Rick has “paid his dues” in show business behind the scenes as a technician for live sound and lighting for many of the world’s award winning 70s artists, only to become an original founding member of Jive Records. Platinum recording artists R. Kelly and Public Announcement and to date stays active with touring with R. Kelly as a vocalist. Creating a name for himself, fast approaching as a writer, Rick is currently producing three albums. Rick also has a dance group called, The Collective, which focuses on Hip Hop which is geared toward giving back to the community, keeping school and family first. Rick has been a part of the Mobile Music family since 2004 and brings with him over 25 years of experience which he owes to his g-d father, Marshall Thompson, of the Chi-Lites. Rick’s recording studio allows him to add a “live touch” as a vocalist to every event. Whether it is today’s music or the rich and fun sounds of R&B, clients want their events to go to the next level. Rick definitely a top performer who has performed live for groups ranging in size from 50 to 50,000. With this gentleman on any event, rest assured that a good time is just a song away.