Brandy Ricker was born in small town Ohio on the day that MTV launched, which if you know her, is no strange coincidence. Was her mother even pregnant or did she just emerge from a tape deck? She has resided in Chicago (Chicags) for the past 14 years and has surrounded herself with various aspects of the music industry: working at small venues, record labels, booking agencies, and large music festivals. Brandy has currently functioned as a Senior Music Producer/Supervisor for the past 7 years, mastering the ins and outs of commercial music production at the Chicago advertising agency, mcgarrybowen. She is a consummate music fan, knowing as much about east/west coast rap rivalries as she does about Barry Manilow. Brandy strives to seek out unique unknown artists when she isn’t juggling music for various clients such as Marriott, Kraft, Hershey’s, Kingsford, Famous Footwear, Hidden Valley Ranch just to name a few.
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