Rickard is one of the co-owners of Mega Musik in Sweden (Music High School) founded in 2000, has a master in arts of education and has been working as a musician for 15 years, performing both solo and as a musician for different artists. (Keys and guitar) He played with Swedish artists such as Paulo Mendonca, Linda Bengtzing, Dennis Camitz, Pontus Assarson, Tomas Ledin, Anette Olzon (Nightwish) and Conny Blom .
He also went on tour with American artists Larry Cole, BB Cunningham, James Burton and James Lott.Rickard attended a camp with Swedish songwriter/producer Anders Bagge in 2014 and decided to go for songwriting/music production.
The last years he’s been working with different artists and songwriters as a member of a songwriting community in Sweden including Paulo Mendonca (Jesse J, Miley Cyrus, Craig David) Rickard did a co-write with Björn Djupström (Enrique Iglesias, J-Lo, Nicki Minaj) and is currently working with teams all over the world.
Rickard produced remixes for the Romanian artist Paula Seling and the Swedish artist Jon Henrik Fjällgren. He had the opportunity to work and record the tennis star Serena Williams in 2015. He recently wrote and produced an EP for Hilda Denny (Australia) and the LA based singer Z-Woods (USA) in 2016. Rickard has been at the prestigious songwriting camp Black Rock twice (October 2015 and April 2016)