Joey Richey is no stranger to the music industry here in Nashville or around the world. Joey is a proud native of Nashville, TN who has been involved in music since the age of five (5). Most people who have experienced a live performance with Joey Richey leave wondering, “How does he do ALL that and never seem to get tired?” Joey would tell you himself that he works hard on every aspect of his performances to make certain the viewing audience gets a “Million Dollar Show”.
Joey is a product of all things Nashville… Educated in Public Schools, a graduate of M.L. King Magnet High School in 1995, continued his passion for music on into his college career at Belmont University, from which he graduated in 2000. Joey says, “I have tried to channel all the education and training from school and being around some of the greatest musicians alive into this experience. Having performed with and supported some of the greatest musical beings on the planet surely helps!!!” A list that includes the likes of Victor Wooten, Jonny Lang, Patti LaBelle, Keith Urban and Motley Crue surely doesn’t sound like the beginners club. I’ve been inspired by the GREATEST.”, Joey Says. He names Stevie Wonder, Prince, Marvin Gaye, Ray Charles, James Brown, Michael Jackson, and Frank Sinatra as just a few of his main influences in popular music.
When asked what to expect from a live experience with Joey Richey and his band, He gently laughs and says, “It’s the best musical party you will ever attend!!! We’re gonna dance, laugh, sing, and then dance some more!!! I’m honored to call some of the best musicians in the world my close and personal friends so the band is ALWAYS top notch and we can do just about anything!!! So come ready to dance until we can’t dance no more!!!”