Renald Richard

Real Name:
Renald J Richard
Profile:
American jazz composer, trumpeter, and musician, born in Thibodeaux, Louisiana. Best known for co-writing "I Got a Woman" with Ray Charles, and playing in his band.

After his work with Charles, Richard returned to Louisiana to work as a high school teacher, and even briefly worked as a talent scout for Atlantic. He then moved to New York, and after that to Southern Florida.

Father of Thaddeus Richard.
Variations:

Renald Richard Discography Tracks

Vocals

J106706, OPCD 1993, OPCD-1993 Renald Richard - Visionary Soul album art Ray Charles It Should've Been Me Ray Charles - Visionary Soul(CD, Comp) Hear Music, Rhino Special Products, Rhino Special Products J106706, OPCD 1993, OPCD-1993 US 2002 Sell This Version

Instruments & Performance

ABOXLP 1 Renald Richard - The Specialty Sessions album art Little Richard Little Richard - The Specialty Sessions(8xLP, Comp + Box) Ace ABOXLP 1 UK 1989 Sell This Version
Renald Richard - Little Richard: The Georgia Peach album art Little Richard Little Richard - Little Richard: The Georgia Peach (Comp) Specialty US 1991 Sell This Version
5SPCD-4412-2 Renald Richard - The Specialty Story album art Various True Fine Mama Various - The Specialty Story(5xCD, Comp + Box) Specialty 5SPCD-4412-2 US 1994 Sell This Version
SPCD-7063-2 Renald Richard - Little Richard, Vol. 2: Shag On Down By The Union Hall album art Little Richard Long Tall Sally (The Thing) Little Richard - Little Richard, Vol. 2: Shag On Down By The Union Hall(CD, Comp) Specialty SPCD-7063-2 US 1996 Sell This Version
none Ray Charles Ray Charles - Ray(12", Maxi, Promo) Universal Pictures Video (France) SAS none France 2005 Sell This Version
0888072338401 Renald Richard - Here's Little Richard album art Little Richard True, Fine Mama Little Richard - Here's Little Richard(CD, Album, Enh, RE, RM) Specialty 0888072338401 Europe 2012 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

70203 Renald Richard - House Of Blues / I'll Never Let You Go album art Ray Johnson I'll Never Let You Go Ray Johnson - House Of Blues / I'll Never Let You Go(10", Single) Mercury 70203 US 1953 Sell This Version
Renald Richard - Rock & Roll Forever album art Various I've Got A Woman Various - Rock & Roll Forever (Comp) Atlantic US 1956 Sell This Version
45-1119 Renald Richard - Sentimental Journey Blues / My Love, Your Love album art Leonard Carbo My Love, Your Love Leonard Carbo - Sentimental Journey Blues / My Love, Your Love(7", Single) Atlantic 45-1119 US 1956 Sell This Version
1167 Renald Richard - Teen Age Letter / Wee Baby Blues album art Joe Turner* Teen Age Letter (as Richard) Joe Turner* - Teen Age Letter / Wee Baby Blues(Shellac, 10") Atlantic 1167 US 1957 Sell This Version
Renald Richard - Ray Charles album art Ray Charles Greenbacks Ray Charles - Ray Charles (Album) Atlantic US 1957 Sell This Version
Renald Richard - It Hurts To Love Someone (That Don't Love You) / If I Should Lose You album art Guitar Slim* If I Should Lose You Guitar Slim* - It Hurts To Love Someone (That Don't Love You) / If I Should Lose You (Single) Atco Records US 1957 Sell This Version
EAP 2-1010 Renald Richard - Las Vegas Prima Style album art Louis Prima & Keely Smith With Sam Butera And The Witnesses Greenback Dollar Bill (as Richards) Louis Prima & Keely Smith With Sam Butera And The Witnesses - Las Vegas Prima Style(7", EP) Capitol Records EAP 2-1010 France 1958 Sell This Version
Renald Richard - Las Vegas Prima Style album art Louis Prima And Keely Smith* With Sam Butera And The Witnesses Greenback Dollar Bill (as Richards) Louis Prima And Keely Smith* With Sam Butera And The Witnesses - Las Vegas Prima Style (Album) Capitol Records, Capitol Records Netherlands 1958 Sell This Version
Renald Richard - I Want You To Know / Lonely Lover album art Milton Grayson Lonely Lover Milton Grayson - I Want You To Know / Lonely Lover (Single) Keen (2) US 1959 Sell This Version
E-1050 Renald Richard - My Love For You album art Ernie Kado* With Lee Allen And His Band* Ernie Kado* With Lee Allen And His Band* - My Love For You(7") Ember Records (3) E-1050 US 1959 Sell This Version
Renald Richard - Talk About You / Take It Like It Comes album art Jimmy Jules Jimmy Jules - Talk About You / Take It Like It Comes (Single) Atlantic US 1961 Sell This Version
Renald Richard - Lover Of Love / Lottie-Mo album art Lee Dorsey Lottie-Mo (as R. Richard) Lee Dorsey - Lover Of Love / Lottie-Mo ABC-Paramount US 1961 Sell This Version
Renald Richard - My Love For You album art Ernie K-Doe Ernie K-Doe - My Love For You Ember Records (3) US 1961 Sell This Version
343 Renald Richard - What Else Is There To Do / Come To The Rock And Roll album art James Davis* Come To The Rock And Roll (as R. Richards) James Davis* - What Else Is There To Do / Come To The Rock And Roll(7", Single) Duke 343 US 1961 Sell This Version
400 Renald Richard - The Circle Twist album art John Lockett The Circle Twist (as R. Richard) John Lockett - The Circle Twist(7") Triangle Records (9) 400 US 1962 Sell This Version
212051 M, CPI 21 2051 Renald Richard - Come Back Baby / Greenbacks / Black Coffee album art Ray Charles Greenbacks Ray Charles - Come Back Baby / Greenbacks / Black Coffee(7", EP) Atlantic, Atlantic 212051 M, CPI 21 2051 France 1962 Sell This Version
308 Renald Richard - Clap Your Hands / Peace Of Mind album art Wallace Johnson Clap Your Hands (as Renald Richard) Wallace Johnson - Clap Your Hands / Peace Of Mind(7", Single) A.F.O. Records 308 US 1962 Sell This Version
Renald Richard - Teenage Letter / Seasons Of My Heart album art Jerry Lee Lewis Teenage Letter (as Richard) Jerry Lee Lewis - Teenage Letter / Seasons Of My Heart (Single) Sun (9) UK 1963 Sell This Version