Rick Dees

Real Name:
Rigdon Osmond Dees III
Profile:
Rick Dees has made an indelible mark in the entertainment world with his captivating enthusiasm and quick-witted style. A comedic performer, entertainer, and renowned radio personality, he is best known for his #1 internationally syndicated radio show Rick Dees Weekly Top 40 and for the novelty song "Disco Duck." He is a People's Choice Award recipient, a Grammy nominated performing artist, and Broadcast Hall of Fame inductee. He wrote two songs that appear in the film Saturday Night Fever, plus wrote and performed the title song for the film, Meatballs. Dees also is co-founder of the E.W. Scripps television network, FINE LIVING, and hosts the morning show at Movin' 93-9 FM in Los Angeles.

Born Rigdon Osmond Dees III in Jacksonville, Florida, Dees was raised in Greensboro, North Carolina. He graduated from Greensboro's Grimsley High School, and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a Bachelor’s Degree in Radio, TV and Motion Pictures, where he was a member of the Tau chapter of Pi Kappa Alpha.
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Rick Dees Discography Tracks

Albums

ALS 07 Rick Dees - Air Wars album art Rick Dees, Bob Landree, John Long, Carter Davis, Ruth McAfee, Debbie Howell Rick Dees, Bob Landree, John Long, Carter Davis, Ruth McAfee, Debbie Howell - Air Wars(LP, Promo) Arista ALS 07 US 1978 Sell This Version
NBR 102 Rick Dees - Hurt Me Baby Make Me Write Bad Checks! album art Rick Dees Hurt Me Baby Make Me Write Bad Checks!(LP, Album) No-o-o Budget Records NBR 102 US 1983 Sell This Version
Rick Dees - Put It Where The Moon Don't Shine album art Rick Dees Put It Where The Moon Don't Shine (Album) Atlantic US 1984 Sell This Version
MRC 0971 Rick Dees - Greatest Hit (The White Album) album art Rick Dees Greatest Hit (The White Album)(LP) Macola Record Co. MRC 0971 US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

2090 234 Rick Dees Barely White (That'll Get It Baby)(7", Single, Pol) RSO 2090 234 Denmark 1977 Sell This Version
Rick Dees - Bigfoot album art Rick Dees Bigfoot (Single, Maxi) Stax US 1978 Sell This Version
Rick Dees - You Got Those Lips album art Rick Dees You Got Those Lips Stax US 1978 Sell This Version
Rick Dees - Meatballs album art Rick Dees Meatballs (Single) RSO US 1979 Sell This Version
M-7048 Rick Dees - Chantilly Lace / Disco Brief album art Rick Dees Chantilly Lace / Disco Brief(7", Single) Mushroom Records (5) M-7048 Canada 1980 Sell This Version
NBR-1680 Rick Dees - Merry Christmas / Hurt Me Baby-Make Me Write Bad Checks album art Rick Dees / Willard Wizeman Rick Dees / Willard Wizeman - Merry Christmas / Hurt Me Baby-Make Me Write Bad Checks(7") NO-O-O Budget Records NBR-1680 US 1983 Sell This Version
Rick Dees - Get Nekked album art Rick Dees Get Nekked (Single) Atlantic UK 1984 Sell This Version