About Ricky Official
Ricky Official is a German/Japanese born and raised performing artist in the Hip Hop genre of music.
A student of the culture since his teenage years, Ricky Official took to penning lyrics seriously in 2014 capitalizing on a lifelong dream of contributing to the culture. He left Europe behind to pursue his goals, and is now a resident of the hotbed city Atlanta, Georgia.
Ricky Official is a musician at heart and in skill set, and he has taken steps to widen his brand and enhance visibility.
Taking his career into his own hands, Ricky has rolled the dice on his self and sought opportunities to grow in and out of the booth as he been afforded the opportunity to hit the big screen as a pivotal part of many high end projects, all of which will benefit the process of pushing the envelope on his music.
His single, Work in progression, which is part of his debut album “Flying High” he released July 14 ,has received great feedback and recently received a dope visual shot by Atlanta videographer Dean Gibson.
In addition to that, Ricky has been in the studio with popular production team DrumMajorsATL (Credits: Lil Wayne, Dae Dae) whom produced the song All Night. The album was produced by longtime collaborator Brandon Consbruck of Conzbruck Productions and We As One Productions producer James Harris.
With the support of his fan base which he has dubbed The “Official’s”, he is becoming a voice for his generation both in his native country and the states continuously tearing down stages each opportunity he gets. Promoting self-awareness and authenticity, Ricky instills the importance of ‘being yourself’ in everyone he encounters.
Check out the visuals for my recent projects, including the music videos for my album Flying High!