Rick Kelly is an American songwriter and recording artist based in New York City.  A graduate of famed music university Belmont, Rick has written hundreds of songs over the years and penned a dozen chart toppers for top selling International artists like Arashi, Montrose & Rosanna Rocci.

His first original album as an artist in his own right “Dream of a Better Life” debuted in 2016 and was co-produced with Mikal Blue (Colbie Callait / Jason Mraz) and featured the singles “Dream of a Better Life” and “She’s a Star”. Ricks co-writers on the Album also included Ross Vannelli (“I Just Wanna Stop” / Gino Vannelli) and Lazonate Franklin (“Telephone” / Lady Gaga & Beyoncé)

Rick is currently putting the finishing touches on a number of new original releases, including the single “Twice as Strong” released 10/15/21. Stay tuned for an exciting year of new music.