Rich Redmond is an influential
touring/recording drummer/percussionist based in Nashville,
Tennessee and Los Angeles, California. His versatile, dynamic, and
rock solid drumming is the sound behind many of today's top talents.
A musical showman in the spirit of Gene Krupa, Rich has
toured/recorded/performed with: Jason Aldean, Ludacris, Kelly
Clarkson, Bryan Adams, 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 and many
As the drumming powerhouse behind Grammy nominated mega star JASON
ALDEAN, Rich has recorded 10 #1 singles with over 7 million albums
sold and over 13 million single downloads. As a high-energy live
showman, Rich plays sold out shows of 25-30,000 fans nightly in
amphitheaters, arenas and stadiums across North America.
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 Michael and
Kelly Show, Ellen, 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.