Ric-Tic Records

Ric-Tic Records

Profile:
American record label based in Detroit, Michigan, and founded by Joanne Jackson Bratton and Eddie Wingate. Active in the 1960s.

For all Unofficial / Bootleg Release of this label please use Ric-Tic Records (2).

The label was named for the deceased son of Bratton and her then husband (and boxer) Johnny Bratton. Their son Derek was known to the family as Ricky, Ric, or Ric-Tic, and had died in 1962 at the age of 11.

Ric-Tic and partner label Golden World featured many soul music artists and was a competitor for fellow Detroit label Motown. In 1968 Motown's owner, Berry Gordy paid $1 million for the label, in a deal that included many of the label's artists.
Parent Label:
Contact Info:
4039 Buena Vista
Detroit, Mich.
(Contact info now obsolete)
Sites:
[l44478]

Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
102 You've Got A Whole Lot Of Living To Do  album cover Joyce Webb You've Got A Whole Lot Of Living To Do 102 US 1962 Sell This Version
103 Now I Know / The One In Your Arms  album cover Barbara De Costa Now I Know / The One In Your Arms(7", Single, Promo) Ric-Tic Records 103 US Unknown Sell This Version
MLP-901 Hungry For Love  album cover San Remo Golden Strings Hungry For Love(LP, Album) Ric-Tic Records MLP-901 US 1966 Sell This Version
RT-100 Gino Is A Coward / Puppet On A String  album cover Gino Washington Gino Is A Coward / Puppet On A String (Single) RT-100 US 1964 Sell This Version
RT-101 In A Bad Way / There Can Be Too Much  album cover Freddie Gorman In A Bad Way / There Can Be Too Much (Single) RT-101 US 1964 Sell This Version
RT-102 Take Me Back / Can't Get It Out Of My Mind  album cover Freddie Gorman Take Me Back / Can't Get It Out Of My Mind RT-102 US 1965 Sell This Version
RT-103 Agent Double-O-Soul  album cover Edwin Starr Agent Double-O-Soul (Single) RT-103 US 1965 Sell This Version
RT-104 Hungry For Love / All Turned On  album cover San Remo Golden Strings / Bob Wilson And The San Remo Quartet San Remo Golden Strings / Bob Wilson And The San Remo Quartet - Hungry For Love / All Turned On (Single) RT-104 US 1965 Sell This Version
RT-105 Holding Hands / That's What He Told Me  album cover Rose Batiste Holding Hands / That's What He Told Me (Single) RT-105 US 1965 Sell This Version
Rt-106 Please Let Me In  album cover J. J. Barnes Please Let Me In (Single) Rt-106 US 1965 Sell This Version
RT-107 Back Street  album cover Edwin Starr Back Street (Single) RT-107 US 1966 Sell This Version
RT-108 I'm Satisfied / Blueberry Hill  album cover The San Remo Golden Strings* I'm Satisfied / Blueberry Hill(7", Single, Mono) Ric-Tic Records RT-108 US 1966 Sell This Version
RT-109 Stop Her On Sight (S.O.S.)  album cover Edwin Starr Stop Her On Sight (S.O.S.) (Single) RT-109 US 1966 Sell This Version
RT-109 Scotts On Swingers  album cover Edwin Starr Scotts On Swingers(7", Unofficial) Ric-Tic Records RT-109 US 1967 Sell This Version
RT-109-X Scott's On Swingers (S.O.S.)  album cover Edwin Starr Scott's On Swingers (S.O.S.)(7", Promo, Sty) Ric-Tic Records RT-109-X US 1966 Sell This Version
RT-110 Real Humdinger / I Ain't Gonna Do It  album cover J. J. Barnes Real Humdinger / I Ain't Gonna Do It (Single) RT-110 US 1966 Sell This Version
RT-111 To Win Your Heart  album cover Laura Lee To Win Your Heart (Single) RT-111 US 1966 Sell This Version
RT-112 Festival Time / Joy Road  album cover The San Remo Golden Strings* Festival Time / Joy Road RT-112 US 1966 Sell This Version
RT-114 Headline News / Harlem  album cover Edwin Starr Headline News / Harlem (Single) RT-114 US 1966 Sell This Version
RT-115 Day Tripper  album cover J. J. Barnes Day Tripper (Single) RT-115 US 1966 Sell This Version
RT-116 Quanto Sei Bella / International Love Theme  album cover The San Remo Golden Strings* Quanto Sei Bella / International Love Theme (Single) RT-116 US 1966 Sell This Version
RT-117 Say It / Deeper In Love  album cover J. J. Barnes Say It / Deeper In Love (Single) RT-117 US 1966 Sell This Version
RT-118 It's My Turn Now / Girls Are Getting Prettier  album cover Edwin Starr It's My Turn Now / Girls Are Getting Prettier RT-118 US 1967 Sell This Version
RT-119 Girl Have Pity / (I'm Gonna) Live Up To What She Thinks  album cover The Fantastic Four* Girl Have Pity / (I'm Gonna) Live Up To What She Thinks (Single) RT-119 US 1966 Sell This Version
RT-120 You're My Mellow / My Kind Of Woman  album cover Edwin Starr You're My Mellow / My Kind Of Woman(7") Ric-Tic Records RT-120 US 1967 Sell This Version
RT-121 Can't Stop Looking For My Baby  album cover The Fantastic Four* Can't Stop Looking For My Baby (Single) RT-121 US 1966 Sell This Version
RT-122 Ain't love wonderful  album cover Fantastic Four Ain't love wonderful (Single) RT-122 US 1967 Sell This Version
RT-123 The Way You Been Acting Lately  album cover Al Kent (2) The Way You Been Acting Lately(7") Ric-Tic Records RT-123 US 1967 Sell This Version
RT 124 You Got It And I Want It / I Can't Stop Crying  album cover Andre Williams (2) You Got It And I Want It / I Can't Stop Crying(7", Single) Ric-Tic Records RT 124 US 1967 Sell This Version
RT-125 Meet Me Halfway / (Loving Me Is Like) Money In The Bank  album cover Willie "G" Meet Me Halfway / (Loving Me Is Like) Money In The Bank(7") Ric-Tic Records RT-125 US 1967 Sell This Version
RT 127 Where Do I Go From Here / You've Got To Pay The Price  album cover Al Kent (2) Where Do I Go From Here / You've Got To Pay The Price RT 127 US 1967 Sell This Version
RT128 You Gave Me Something (And Everything’s Alright)  album cover Fantastic Four You Gave Me Something (And Everything’s Alright) (Single) RT128 US 1967 Sell This Version
RT 129 Let's Have A Love-In ('Cause Everybody Needs Love)  album cover Flaming Embers* / Wingate's Love-In Strings Flaming Embers* / Wingate's Love-In Strings - Let's Have A Love-In ('Cause Everybody Needs Love)(7") Ric-Tic Records RT 129 US Unknown Sell This Version
RT 130 As Long As I Live (I Live For You) / To Share Your Love  album cover Fantastic Four As Long As I Live (I Live For You) / To Share Your Love (Single) RT 130 US 1967 Sell This Version
RT-131 Shes A Real Live Wire / Lets Have A Love-In  album cover Flaming Embers* / Wingate's Love-In Strings Flaming Embers* / Wingate's Love-In Strings - Shes A Real Live Wire / Lets Have A Love-In(7", Single) Ric-Tic Records RT-131 US 1967 Sell This Version
RT-132 Hey Mama (What'Cha Got Good For Daddy) / Let's Have A Love-In (Cause Everybody Needs Love)  album cover Flaming Embers* Hey Mama (What'Cha Got Good For Daddy) / Let's Have A Love-In (Cause Everybody Needs Love) (Single) RT-132 US 1967 Sell This Version
RT 133 Finders Keepers / Ooh! Pretty Lady  album cover Al Kent (2), Al Kent Orchestra Al Kent (2), Al Kent Orchestra - Finders Keepers / Ooh! Pretty Lady (Single) RT 133 US 1967 Sell This Version
RT 134 As Long As The Feeling Is There / Goddess Of Love  album cover Fantastic Four As Long As The Feeling Is There / Goddess Of Love (Single) RT 134 US 1967 Sell This Version
RT 135 Show Time  album cover Detroit Emeralds Show Time (Single) RT 135 US 1967 Sell This Version
RT-136 Goddess Of Love  album cover Fantastic Four Goddess Of Love (Single) RT-136 US 1967 Sell This Version
RT-137 Man In Love / No Love Like Your Love  album cover Fantastic Four Man In Love / No Love Like Your Love (Single) RT-137 US 1968 Sell This Version
RT-138 Shades Down / Ode To Billy Joe  album cover Detroit Emeralds Shades Down / Ode To Billy Joe RT-138 US 1968 Sell This Version
RT 139 I've Got To Have You / Win Or Lose (I'm Going To Love You)  album cover Fantastic Four I've Got To Have You / Win Or Lose (I'm Going To Love You) (Single) RT 139 US 1968 Sell This Version
RT 140 Bless You (My Love) / Bless You (My Love) Instrumental  album cover Flaming Embers* / Al Kent (2) Flaming Embers* / Al Kent (2) - Bless You (My Love) / Bless You (My Love) Instrumental RT 140 US 1968 Sell This Version
RT-141 (I'm An Ordinary Man) Take Me The Way I Am / I'll Keep Coming Back  album cover Detroit Emeralds (I'm An Ordinary Man) Take Me The Way I Am / I'll Keep Coming Back (Single) RT-141 US 1968 Sell This Version
RT-142 Going Down A One-Way Street (The Wrong Way) / I'd Like To Know You Better  album cover Little Ann Going Down A One-Way Street (The Wrong Way) / I'd Like To Know You Better(7", Single) Ric-Tic Records RT-142 US 1968 Sell This Version
RT-143 Children  album cover Flaming Embers* Children(7") Ric-Tic Records RT-143 US 1968 Sell This Version
RT-144 I Love You Madly  album cover Fantastic Four I Love You Madly (Single) RT-144 US 1968 Sell This Version
RT-145 Just Like Children / Tell It Like It Is  album cover Flaming Embers* Just Like Children / Tell It Like It Is (Single) RT-145 US 1968 Sell This Version
SLP-901 Hungry For Love  album cover San Remo Golden Strings Hungry For Love(LP, Album) Ric-Tic Records SLP-901 US 1966 Sell This Version