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Riky Rick Biography, Songs, Family

Riky Rick Biography

Riky Rick whose real name is Rikhado Makhado was born on 20th July 1987 in KwaMashu, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. He is a South African rapper.In 2015 he appeared on’s reality show, Rolling with…Celeb Edition. He has also appeared on Mzansi Magic’s IsiBaya as music producer, Mandellic.

Riky Rick Early Life

Riky Rick was born Rikhado Makhado in the KwaMashu township located in the north of the city of Durban in the KwaZulu-Natal province of South Africa.

Riky was raised primarily by his maternal grandmother. His parents separated and later divorced when he was a baby. His father moved to Johannersburg. His mother was an academic who studied in South Africa and United Kingdom to become an advocate.

Education Background

Student at AFDA, South African School of Motion Picture Medium and Live Performance, where he studied film production.

Student at Hilton College

Career in Music

His inspiration to get into music was inspired by Bongani Fassie when he got into a recording studio session with him.

He released his first single ‘Barbershop’ featuring Da L.E.S. He rose to fame when he released his ‘single Nafukwa’ which was a great success.

He released his major debut single ‘Boss Zonke’which was number 3 on the SA Hip Hop Top Ten List.

Riky Rick Songs

  • Sidlukotini
  • Fuseg
  • Nafukwa
  • Sondela
  • Amantombazane
  • Boss Zonke
  • Thug life
  • Come Alive
  • Makaveli
  • Papa Song
  • 94/ It’s Getting Worse
  • Wonder Years
  • A Time to Love
  • Till I Die
  • Love We Had
  • Bambalela
  • Gone, Pt. 3
  • Shining
  • Summertime Love
  • #Mrwelldone
  • Intro
  • Spare A Little Love-Singlr
  • Sunday Interlude

Riky Rick Family

He is in a relationship with Bianca Naidoo and they have a son together, Malik Daniel Makhado, who was born on 19TH March 2014.


Riky Rick

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