Ricky Rick, also known as Riky Rick, was a South African rapper, songwriter and record producer.
He was born on July 20, 1987, in KwaMashu, a township in Durban, South Africa.
Ricky Rick first gained recognition in the South African music industry in 2014 with his hit single, Nafukwa, which became an instant hit and earned him a nomination for Song of the Year at the South African Music Awards.
Since then, Ricky Rick has released several successful albums and singles, including Family Values, Stay Shining and Boss Zonke.
He was known for his unique style, which blends elements of hip-hop, kwaito and house music, and for his socially conscious lyrics that address issues such as poverty, inequality and social justice.
In addition to his music career, Ricky Rick is also a fashion icon and entrepreneur.
He collaborated with several fashion brands and has launched his own clothing line, Cotton Club Records.
Additionally, Ricky Rick is also a judge on the South African version of the reality TV show, The Voice.
Ricky Rick wife
Ricky Rick’s wife is Bianca Naidoo.
Naidoo is a businesswoman and a pillar of strength for her children, especially after the family tragedy.
She has been married to Ricky Rick for eight years.
Naidoo is known for her fashion sense and has been described as a private person who is camera shy.
Ricky Rick career
Ricky Rick began his music career in 2011 when he released his debut single, Barbershop, which became an instant hit in South Africa.
He then released his debut album, Family Values, in 2015, which received critical acclaim and established him as one of the leading artists in the South African music industry.
Since then, Ricky Rick has released several successful albums and singles, including Stay Shining, Boss Zonke and Sidlukotini.
He has also collaborated with many other South African artists, including Cassper Nyovest, Anatii and AKA.
In addition to his music career, Ricky Rick is also known for his fashion sense and has been recognized as a style icon in South Africa.
He has also been involved in various philanthropic activities, including supporting education and youth development programs in his hometown of KwaMashu.