Ric Williams

Real Name:
Riccardo Williams
Profile:
Songwriter, producer, and label owner, born in March 1940, died in May 2014. Founded the Chicago labels Aquarius (4) and Zodiac Records, as well as Detroit label Boo (3) in the mid 60's. Founded the publishing company WilRic. Worked extensively as a producer with Clarence Johnson, producing the soul - disco classic "Casanova".

Not to be confused with Mass Production's drummer Ricardo Williams.
Variations:

Ric Williams Discography Tracks

Instruments & Performance

369, Flying Fish 269 Ric Williams - Rodney Dillard At Silver Dollar City album art Various Various - Rodney Dillard At Silver Dollar City(LP, Album) Flying Fish (2), Flying Fish (2) 369, Flying Fish 269 US 1985 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

LC 4001 Ric Williams - I'm Not Teasing / I'll Wait For You album art Lucky Laws I'll Wait For You Lucky Laws - I'm Not Teasing / I'll Wait For You(7", Single) Lu-Cee LC 4001 US 1963 Sell This Version
B-2121 Ric Williams - Nobody But Me / I Don't Care album art Sam Chatmon & Sparks* Featuring Gwinny Witherspoon I Don't Care Sam Chatmon & Sparks* Featuring Gwinny Witherspoon - Nobody But Me / I Don't Care(7", Single) Boss (3) B-2121 US 1963 Sell This Version
767 Ric Williams - Fever, Fever, Fever album art Bobby Eaton Fever, Fever, Fever Bobby Eaton - Fever, Fever, Fever(7") Galaxy 767 US 1969 Sell This Version
767 Ric Williams - Fever, Fever, Fever album art Bobby Eaton Fever, Fever, Fever Bobby Eaton - Fever, Fever, Fever(7") Galaxy 767 US 1969 Sell This Version
Ric Williams - Love Is Fever / One Minute Baby album art Brothers Of Soul* Brothers Of Soul* - Love Is Fever / One Minute Baby (Single) Boo (3) US 1970 Sell This Version
ZS-1001, ZS 1001 Ric Williams - Everybody Saw You album art Ruby Andrews Everybody Saw You (as R. Williams) and 4 more… Ruby Andrews - Everybody Saw You(LP, Album) Zodiac Records, Zodiac Records ZS-1001, ZS 1001 US 1970 Sell This Version
Ric Williams - Deeper Than The Eyes Can See / Turn Her Loose album art Chuck Bernard Deeper Than The Eyes Can See (as Williams) Chuck Bernard - Deeper Than The Eyes Can See / Turn Her Loose (Single) Zodiac Records US 1970 Sell This Version
Ric Williams - Help Yourself (Lover) / All The Way  album art Ruby Andrews Ruby Andrews - Help Yourself (Lover) / All The Way (Single) Zodiac Records US 1970 Sell This Version
Z-1017 Ric Williams - Everybody Saw You / Can You Get Away album art Ruby Andrews Everybody Saw You (as R. Williams) and 1 more… Ruby Andrews - Everybody Saw You / Can You Get Away(7", Single) Zodiac Records Z-1017 US 1970 Sell This Version
Z-1022 Ric Williams - Hound Dog / Away From The Crowd album art Ruby Andrews Away From The Crowd (as R. Williams) Ruby Andrews - Hound Dog / Away From The Crowd(7", Single) Zodiac Records Z-1022 US 1971 Sell This Version
S1314 Ric Williams - Try It Babe / Candy album art Brothers Of Soul* Candy Brothers Of Soul* - Try It Babe / Candy(7", Single) Shock (3) S1314 US 1971 Sell This Version
Ric Williams - You Ole Boo Boo You / Gotta Break Away album art Ruby Andrews You Ole Boo Boo You (as R. Williams) and 1 more… Ruby Andrews - You Ole Boo Boo You / Gotta Break Away (Single) Zodiac Records US 1971 Sell This Version
Ric Williams - Black Ruby album art Ruby Andrews Overdose Of Love (as R. Williams) and 5 more… Ruby Andrews - Black Ruby (Album) Zodiac Records US 1972 Sell This Version
Z-1024 Ric Williams - My Love Is Comin' Down album art Ruby Andrews Ruby Andrews - My Love Is Comin' Down(7", Single) Zodiac Records Z-1024 US 1972 Sell This Version
Z-1023 Ric Williams - (I Want To Be) What Ever It Takes To Please You album art Ruby Andrews Ruby Andrews - (I Want To Be) What Ever It Takes To Please You(7", Single) Zodiac Records Z-1023 US 1972 Sell This Version
1025 Ric Williams - Thank You Ma'am / Turn Her Loose album art Chuck Bernard Thank You Ma'am (as R. Williams) Chuck Bernard - Thank You Ma'am / Turn Her Loose(7", Single) Zodiac Records 1025 US 1972 Sell This Version
Ric Williams - You Gotta Do The Same Thing / Didn't I Fool You album art Ruby Andrews Didn't I Fool You (as R. Williams) and 1 more… Ruby Andrews - You Gotta Do The Same Thing / Didn't I Fool You (Single) Zodiac Records US 1973 Sell This Version
Z1050 Ric Williams - Got To Get A Hold Of Myself / Everybody's Got Their Own Thing album art Chuck Bernard Got To Get A Hold Of Myself (as R. Williams) Chuck Bernard - Got To Get A Hold Of Myself / Everybody's Got Their Own Thing(7", Single) Zodiac Records Z1050 US 1973 Sell This Version
TRLS 87 Ric Williams - In Time album art The Cimarons Didn't I Fool You The Cimarons - In Time(LP, Album) Trojan Records TRLS 87 UK 1974 Sell This Version
PD 14239 Ric Williams - I'm The Rock album art The Velvet Hammer* The Velvet Hammer* - I'm The Rock(7", Single, Promo) Polydor PD 14239 US 1974 Sell This Version
Ric Williams - Heaven And Earth album art Heaven & Earth* How Do You Think You're Gonna Find Love (as Rick Williams) Heaven & Earth* - Heaven And Earth (Album) Mercury US 1978 Sell This Version
Ric Williams - Mom And Dad 1980 / I Wanna Be With You album art Coffee Mom And Dad 1980 (as Ricardo Williams) Coffee - Mom And Dad 1980 / I Wanna Be With You De-Lite Records, De-Lite Records US 1980 Sell This Version
MIR-001D12 Ric Williams - I Wanna Be With You / Say It, It's Good To You album art Coffee Say It, It's Good To You (as R. Williams) Coffee - I Wanna Be With You / Say It, It's Good To You(12", Single) Midwest International Records MIR-001D12 US 1980 Sell This Version
Ric Williams - Slip And Dip album art Coffee A Promise (as Riccardo Williams) Coffee - Slip And Dip (Single) Sound Of Scandinavia, De-Lite Records Sweden 1980 Sell This Version