|Rick Jarrard introduced Harry Nilsson to RCA who signed him to a recording contract. Jarrard produced Nilsson first RCA albums.
Rick Jarrard has received thirty gold and platinum albums and has been nominated for a Grammy for "Producer of the Year."
Jarrard wrote and sang the theme song for the 1966 film Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill!.
Jarrard has produced recordings by Jose Feliciano, The Jefferson Airplane, and Harry Nilsson among others. He discovered, signed and developed five-time Grammy winner Michael McDonald and many others.
Recently, Jarrard produced: "Pray For Peace (Freedom Has Its Price)" by Tim Blixseth and featuring Sean Thomas with The Heart of America. Proceeds from the recording were donated to the children of the victims of the September 11, 2001, attacks on New York and Washington.
Jarrard is co-owner of Friday Records Corp. and President of Rick Jarrard Productions, Inc. a production, publishing, promotional, management and consulting entity. His publishing division, Uncle Josh's Song Emporium, Inc. is responsible for songs that have been recorded by numerous major artists.