Rick Ivanoff was born in Toronto, Canada, on February 9, 1956. He is a published Canadian songwriter who writes catchy hooks and melodies in the styles of Pop, Easy Listening, Country, Folk and Rock. He has performed live on Breakfast Television in Toronto, Global News at Noon across Canada, as well as in music videos shown on CMT.
Rick’s songs have been recorded by different artists and used in television shows and film. His influences include such great harmony bands as The Byrds, The Eagles, Blue Rodeo, Poco, Buffalo Springfield, Firefall, CSNY, Alison Krauss and Union Station.
Rick is involved in the music industry as a songwriter, performer, producer, jingle writer, voice over talent, studio musician, publisher, promoter and licensing agent.
Starts out spacy and mysterious and builds to a rocking conclusion. Sung from the point of view of someone who is experiencing alien abductions. This track is perfect for films or TV programs about UFOs or alien abductions. Features acoustic & electric guitars, fretless bass, piano, drums & keys. Male Vocals, Rock, Space Rock
A cool jazz track featuring a sexy and sultry saxophone lead. Drums provide a solid rhythm to the track. Jazz Quintet with electric piano, jazz rhythm guitar, bass, drums and saxophone lead. Instrumental, Jazz, Smooth Jazz
Country Ballad - Male vocalist. Features acoustic guitar, pedal steel guitar, piano, bass and drums. Feel the emotion in this song about breaking up with someone whom you love, but know that it can never work out. This one is straight from the heart. Good for a romantic breakup scene. Male Vocals, Country, Country Ballads
Features rocking acoustic piano, acoustic & electric guitars, bass, drums and keys. This is a song that offers encouragement when you feel hopeless. It provides a strong message to never give up your dreams. Male Vocals, Rock, Soft Rock
A unique Country Waltz with Rock overtones. It featuring pedal steel guitar as the lead instrument. A Banjo comes in and out, and the choruses are punctuated with heavy rock guitars. This is a VERY COOL TRACK! Instrumental, Country, Alt Country
A nice, easy Tex-Mex style track featuring accordion as the lead instrument with Mexican-style percussion. Perfect for southern travel scenes, commercial spots or any laid back music needs. Romantic fun uplifting, families & kids, party, street festival, celebrations. Sunny bright & romantic, Instrumental, Latin, Mariachi
Starts with a bang! Features acoustic and electric guitars, bass, drums, piano & keys. A powerful rock song about UFOs and the coming new age! Perfect for films about 2012, UFOs and how the battles of different forces in the Middle East will shape our future. Instrumental, Rock, Hard Rock
Features electronic drums, acoustic and electric guitars, bass, organ and keys. A very commercial up-tempo catchy and danceable pop song about boy meets girl and, well, you get the picture! The bridge is nice and goes into a melodic lead before the 3rd verse comes in. Male Vocals, Country, Country Pop