Rich Redmond is an influential touring/recording drummer and percussionist, whose versatile, dynamic, and rock-solid drumming is the sound behind many of today's top talents. Nashville's answer to Gene Krupa, Rich has toured, recorded, and performed with: Jason Aldean, Lit, Ludacris, Kelly Clarkson, Bryan Adams, Joe Perry, Jewel, Miranda Lambert, Deana Carter, Kid Rock, Lauren Alaina, Luke Bryan,and many others. He’s appeared on The Tonight Show, Conan, Jimmy Fallon, Craig Ferguson, Good Morning America, Ellen, The CMT, ACM, and CMA Awards, and more. Rich has recorded nine #1 singles with the Grammy nominated country-rocker Jason Aldean, with over 7 million albums sold, and 13 million single downloads. As a high-energy live showman, Rich plays sold out shows of 25-30,000 fans nightly on Aldean's "My Kinda Party” Tour.
Rich began drumming at age 8, and eventually played in the prestigious 1:00 Lab Band at The University of North Texas. Receiving his master's in music education and percussion, he now shares his own incomparable knowledge at his " CRASH Course for Success" motivational event at venues and events across the country. Rich even leads the production team “NV,” developing talent like Thompson Square, whose first single "Are you Gonna Kiss Me or Not?" hit #1, and was the most played song on radio in 2011. To learn more, visit: www.richredmond.com, www.newvoiceentertainment.com, and www.jasonaldean.com.