I'm So Thankful!
MUSIC FOR THE HEALING OF A NATION Rikki Ricardo started out several years ago with his sister and friends. The group, called Rikki and the Starlites, sang in various clubs and talents shows in Columbus, Ohio. In the 1990's Rikki relocated to Los Angeles, CA and created the group called Rikki and the Latest Newz. They performed in many events and venues such as the Roxbury, the Hollywood Showcase, the San Pedro Street Faire, UCLA, Long Beach State, and World On Wheels. As of late, Rikki Ricardo has launched his solo career and released his first hit songs, One Nation and America. The CD entitled, I'm So Thankful!, is Rikki's response and contribution in light of America's tragedy on September 11, 2001. Rikki Ricardo offers the music industry and the world a sensitive and soothing sound in the midst of life's struggles and battles. He adds messages of hope and wellness to our community, nation, and world. He is certainly a minister of music, entertaining the masses with simplicity and genuiness. Surely people need to hear and see Rikki Ricardo. PRESS RELEASE! PRESS RELEASE! PRESS RELEASE! NEW CD; 'MUSIC FOR THE HEALING OF A NATION' RIKKI RICARDO HAS RELEASED A NEW 'CD' ENTITLED 'I'M SO THANKFUL'. THE CD IS DEDICATED TO THE FAMILIES OF THE VICTIMS OF '9-11'. PRIOR TO THE RELEASE OF THIS ALBUM, HE HAS WORKED FOR OVER 10 YEARS FOR AMBASSADORS FELLOWSHIP, SERVING THE POOR AND DOWNTRODDEN IN PUERTO RICO, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC, MOROCCO, KENYA, AND NIGERIA. AFTER THE '911 TRAGEDY, HE WAS INSPIRED TO WRITE AND RECORD THE 'CD' WHOSE THEME, IS 'MUSIC FOR THE HEALING OF A NATION'. THE MUSIC ON THE ALBUM IS A BLEND OF SOUL, LATIN, POP AND ROCK, WHICH REFLECTS HIS CROSS CULTURAL HERITAGE. SAMARIA FOUNDATION, A NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION, IS NOW WORKING TO ACQUIRE FUNDS SO THAT THE CD CAN BE SUPPLIED TO THE FAMILIES OF VICTIMS IN NEW YORK. FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL (877) 895-5777, ORDER CD'S VIA THE WEB AT: CD BABY.COM. SOUND MIND ENTERTAINMENT firstname.lastname@example.org.