Looking for that SOUND? I am your guy for sure.
Whats Up! I go by the name of Rick Rose. I am a singer, songwriter, vocal arranger, instrumentalist, and audio engineer from Atlanta, Georgia now currently residing in Los Angeles, California. I pretty much sleep, eat, and breath music, whether its listening to the classical sounds of Frank Ticheli, or rockin' out to 2 Pac's greatest hits album, i pretty much listen to it all. My goal when working with my artists are to create records that not only feel good to the client, but feel good to the audience. Every artists goal at the end of the day is to MAKE IT, and I am your guy at giving you that undeniable record! Looking forward to connecting with you. Click the 'Contact' button above to get in touch. Lets work!
Songwriter specializing in Urban, Pop, and Contemporary R&B Genres
Recording Studio in Los Angeles, California.
Mixing Services available
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Interview with Rick Rose
Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
A: I recently co-wrote and vocal produced a artist named Teairra Marie. The song is called "Baecation". They played a portion of the song on Love & Hip Hop Hollywood and it was good to hear something i worked hard on, on the show.
Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
A: My close friend is Songwriter Pendrick, and he is incredible! He lives in Los Angeles as well and is doing his thing!! thats my boy! we worked together on various projects.
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: My promise is that i will put my best foot forward in my work that i provide to you.
Q: What do you like most about your job?
Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A: Where did i learn how to vocal arrange ? I always let them know that i actually learned how to vocal arrange by being in band all my life. I played french horn and oboe, and i was in the marching band and symphonic band from middle school all the way to the completion of college.
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: How long have you been singing? Who are your inspirations? Why do you want to do music?
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: Believe in your work. Don't second guess yourself. I only believe in you if you believe in you first. I want to see all my clients WIN.
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: I started singing covers on youtube, generating over 7 million video views total, while writing songs on the side. When people began to tell me how good I was at writing for others, i began to take it more seriously. Ive been doing music for over 10 years, since I was a kid.
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: I would say similar to Chris Brown, Rihanna, Ty Dolla $ign etc.
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: Childish Gambino, man he has an incredible mind. Would love to sit with that guy one day and just watch him work. Hes amazing.
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: If you get frustrated on a record, whether it be recording or writing the record. Keep going til you finish and don't stop. Just because you don't like it doesn't mean the next person wont like it.
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: I normally work on Urban & Pop music but I also have skills in other Genres as well.
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: Vocal Arranging and Songwriting
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: Feeling, Catchiness, Feel-Good Content
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: My typical work process begins by recording several melody concepts on an instrumental then writing to the best melody that i see will fit the song. After I lay down my leads on a reference track, I then go and come up with various background vocal, if the song permits.
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: Studio in a commercial facility . Manley Ref C , Avalon , Genelec speakers.
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Singing wise, my two favorite singers are Michael Jackson and Brandy Norwood. Others who inspire me are Bruno Mars, Chris Brown, J. Moss, Drake to name a few
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: My most common type of work for my clients is singing/songwriting.