Rickey Minor

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Rickey Minor is an Emmy Award-winning music director, composer and producer. He’s worked with renowned recording artists such as: Whitney Houston, Adele, Rihanna, Gwen Stefani, Janelle Monáe, Demi Lovato, Keith Urban, Diana Ross, Aretha Franklin, Khalid, Katy Perry, Sting, Jennifer Lopez, Celine Dion, Stevie Wonder, H.E.R., Arianna Grande, Herbie Hancock, John Legend, Carrie Underwood, Lenny Kravitz, Al Jarreau, Gladys Knight, Brandi Carlile, Garth Brooks, Kane Brown, Ray Charles, Jennifer Hudson, Elton John, Common, LLCOOLJ, Andra Day, Ed Sheeran, Usher and Beyoncé.

His numerous television credits include The Tonight Show starring Jay Leno, American Idol, The Kennedy Center Honors, The Super Bowl, The Grammys, The Emmys, and The Oscars.

He has received two Emmy Awards for Outstanding Music Direction: The 42nd Annual Kennedy Center Honors and Taking The Stage: African American Music and Stories That Changed America.

His 10 other nominations include Genius: A Night for Ray Charles, An Evening of Stars: A Tribute to Chaka Khan, The 50th Annual Grammy Awards, The 51st Annual Grammy Awards, The Smithsonian Salutes Ray Charles: In Performance at the White House, Stayin’ Alive: A Grammy Salute to the Music of the Bee Gees, and Aretha! A Grammy Celebration for the Queen of Soul.