I'm here to make your music pop.
Hi! My name is Ricky, I'm a music producer, songwriter, DJ and mixing/mastering engineer with over 5 years of experience. I have performed internationally, won competitions and my ghost productions/credits have charted on Billboard and amassed millions of plays.
How I can help you:
Do you have an idea that you want to finish? Perhaps make something from scratch? Want your song to sound a certain way?
I'm here to make the best out of your idea, finish it and even help with distribution.
I can work in any genre/style, however I prefer not to limit creativity with any boundaries
What you can expect from me:
A highly personalized production process.
Great software/hardware and only the best handpicked samples.
100% satisfaction with the end result.
If you have more than one song, we can discuss pricing. For anything else feel free to ask!
Click the 'Contact' above to get in touch. Looking forward to hearing from you.
15 Reviews - 1 Repeat ClientEndorse Ricky Mayne
Ricky is amazing! He is so quick and has great communication skills. He pays very close attention to detail and makes sure he takes the time to answer all of your questions. Will definitely work with him again!
Was a pleasure to work with.
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It was great working with Ricky. Great vocals, production, and communicaton. Thank you!
Ricky knows what he is doing and he is doing it very well. He writes good music and I like that. Knows how to please a listener 10/10
I liked the first job Ricky has done for me, so I came back for another proposal. This guy has a fresh look on sounds. Definitely recommend!
Found an incredible beat made by this talented producer and managed to lease it for an affordable price. Was a pleasure working with him, everything was done on time and the quality of music he produces is top notch, will definitely work with Ricky again!
Quite impressed with his work he definitely nailed it! a little late on delivery but due to recent circumstances I say its understandable. Cant wait to work with him again!
Homie does it quick and with quality! Really coping his work. Definitely will contact this guy again in the future.
This man is a master of his work! Got everything done on time, very precise and accurate. Looking forward to working with him again!
Ricky was super fast and professional! Helped me finish the lyrics and the melody for my song. Been referred to him by a friend and definitely looking forward on working with him more often!
Just completed my first EP and I couldn’t have done it without Ricky! He was super dedicated, and stayed on top of the project with great communication! He’s very talented and can completely transform any idea into a fully executed song.
Ricky is producing very fast but accurate. It seems like he just snaps with his finger and there you have it. A great song! I would love to work with him again!
Ricky is super talented and creative with a great ear for melodies and instrumental lines! He was able to help me turn my idea into a fully produced track and was very timely and communicative about it as well! Would 100% work with him again!
Ricky is super talented and took alll of my detailed requests into consideration while also providing his own inputs on what sounds good. He really brought my song to life.
Ricky really brought my song to life. He was very patient with all my detailed requests, trying really hard to bring my vision into this song while also suggesting and guiding what sounds better. He's got his very own musical style which shows. He was quite quick to respond to changes as well. Would love to work with him again.
Interview with Ricky Mayne
Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A: Delivery time, radio friendliness, quality. I can assure my client, they will get 100% radio ready song in a matter of days (usually no longer than a week) if everything is done correctly.
Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
A: I have worked on a song that ended up going places I did not expect. I was left uncredited, however the experience was amazing
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: I have a project with a friend of mine, we do all sorts of music, but I'm also doing side-gigs to keep myself from starvation.
Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
A: honestly, no idea
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: D I G I T A L. It's 2019 for God's sake.
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: 100% satisfaction
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: Freedom to create.
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: I'm completely self-taught, yet people tend to believe, you can only be a pro if you have a degree.
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: What do you want the end result to be? Are you looking for a commercial release? Do you have any song in mind to help with the structure?
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: Please be as specific as possible, as if you're explaining it to a 7 year old. Provide some references and an acapella (if possible)
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: Laptop and speakers, more than enough to make a hit.
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: Over 5 years at this moment, haven't had my biggest moment yet, but on the way to do great things
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: Melancholic, uplifting, moody pop.
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: Charlie Puth and his incredible voice.
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Trust your ears!
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: Mostly pop or dance. Hip-hop has been taking over lately.
Q: What's your strongest skill?
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: Fresh sounds, unique ideas and twists, catchiness to keep people listening.
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: Wish I could describe it briefly, but it's always different, depending on the mood the song and overall vibe
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: I have a very basic studio, with a decent set of monitors and a sound card. It isn't 1980's anymore, you don't need all this super expensive analog stuff.
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Max Martin, Louis Bell, Frank Dukes, Timbaland, ILYA
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: Produce songs, write lyrics/toplines, make good vibes