DRUMMER / ACTOR / SPEAKER / AUTHOR / EDUCATOR / PRODUCER
Rich Redmond is the true rock star you want at your next meeting.
His “CRASH Course For Success” is a highly entertaining, motivational and educational keynote performance that highlights the skill set and mind set needed to succeed in the the game of life. Using his gift of music, Rich drives home this universal concept which stands for:
When Rich isn’t speaking, he’s an influential touring/recording drummer/percussionist based in Nashville, Tennessee and Los Angeles, California. Rich’s versatile, dynamic, and rock solid drumming is the sound behind many of today’s top talents.
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A musical showman in the spirit of Gene Krupa, Rich has toured/recorded/performed with: Jason Aldean, Ludacris, Kelly Clarkson, Bryan Adams, Garth Brooks, Joe Perry, Jewel, Miranda Lambert, Luke Bryan, Eric Church, Brantley Gilbert, John Eddie, Pam Tillis, Susan Ashton, Deana Carter, Kid Rock, Lauren Alaina, Trace Adkins, Randy Owens, Marty Stuart, Mindy McReady, Rushlow, Gene Watson, John Anderson, Doc Walker, Jedd Hughes, Patricia Conroy, Earl Thomas Conley, Hank Williams III, Emily West, Jo El Sonnier, Jim Brickman, Lee Brice, Steel Magnolia, The Stellas, Kevin Fowler, Bob Seger, Rascal Flatts, Sara Evans, Darius Rucker, Kenny Rogers, Jennifer Nettles, Travis Tritt, Shelly Fairchild, Craig Wayne Boyd, Dizzy Reed, Chris Cornell, Kelsea Ballerini and many others.
As the drumming powerhouse behind Grammy nominated mega star JASON ALDEAN, Rich has recorded 26 #1 singles with sales nearly over the 20 million mark. As a high energy showman, Rich plays to sold out crowds in amphitheaters, arenas and stadiums around the world and over 2 million fans per year.
Rich has appeared many times on the trail of late night shows such as: The Voice, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien, Conan, Jimmy Fallon, The Jimmy Kimmel Show, Craig Ferguson, Good Morning America, The Today Show, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, The Michael and Kelly Show, Ellen, Saturday Night Live, Austin City Limits, The CMA Awards, The ACM Awards, The CMT Awards, The ACA Awards, numerous GAC and CMT Specials, and of course, The Grammy Awards.
As a member of the production team known as New Voice Entertainment (NV), Rich is constantly developing new talent such as Thompson Square, whose first single “Are you Gonna Kiss Me Or Not”? was a #1 single and the most played song on radio in 2011.
Rich attended The University of North Texas and toured/recorded with the prestigious 1:00 Lab Band. Rich was voted “Best Country Drummer” and “Best Clinician” by Modern Drummer Magazine in 2010 and “Best Country Drummer” by Drum! Magazine in 2011. Rich now combines his classical training and ‘street smarts’ musicianship to bring his passion filled drumming to the world.
More about Rich’s keynotes…
These concepts are explained as they relate to the ultimate attraction of success in life. In a broader scope, the presentation can be tailored to audiences of all sizes, ages, and backgrounds. Music and the presenters love of rhythm are used as a means of expression for this global concept. Rich’s “CRASH Course For Success” has found it’s way to a broad range of audiences; from corporate events, to kindergartners and beyond! Primary and secondary educational assemblies, college music and business department lectures, rotary clubs, town hall meetings, music stores and drum shops (independent and franchised) have all experienced this event that defines ‘Edu-Tainment’.
Some other themes presented during the event:
Rich’s journey in the music business
Positive Mental Attitude
Goal Setting and the Pursuit of Dreams
The Virtues of Teamwork
Business Concepts that work
Clients include CISCO, Johnson&Johnson, HP, Huawei, Symantec and many more.
Based in Nashville, TN