Big Ric Rising has been one of the top dance bands in the Philadelphia region for years. The consummate entertainer with unprecedented stage presence, Big Ric has been wowing audiences with their dynamic and interactive performances for over 15 years. With over 700 events under their belt, Big Ric Rising is one of the best at what they do – creating high-energy events!
Why Choose Big Ric Rising Party Dance Band in Philadelphia
Born and raised in Philadelphia, Big Ric began his distinguished career as a child, singing in local talent shows, and performing in high school theatre and other events throughout the city. After graduating school, he had the opportunity to perform with such musical greats as Grover Washington Jr., James Brown, and Sam and Dave.
Big Ric Rising band has entertained a host of VIPs, benefits, charities, and special events. Backed by two beautiful dedicated powerhouse vocalists, within the rest of the band there are a total of 6 singers, which is perfect for rich harmonies and a versatile range of sounds. Backing the band’s solid rhythm section and strong vocals, the group is supported by the Big Ric Horns! With a strong sound and fun enthusiasm, these three bring a new energy to the band that always gets the crowd going.
The Big Ric Rising band has had the privilege of performing for such dignitaries as President Bill Clinton, Ben Vereen and Governor Ed Rendell. They have also played for the prestigious National Association of Catering Executives Gala, as well as the American Heart Association’s Heartball, the Cherry Blossom Ball, Grave Diggers Ball, and the Club Managers Association of Philadelphia and Vicinity Holiday Gala to rave reviews. By combining the Big Ric’s signature sound with a powerhouse band and vocalists, Big Ric Rising is sure to offer unforgettable entertainment for your next wedding, mitzvah or private event!