J.R. Richards - Original Lead Singer/Songwriter of American Rock Band DISHWALLA



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One of the best voices in Rock!
— Randy Spendlove (President, Motion Picture Music PARAMOUNT Pictures)
The former Dishwalla frontman’s take on Pop-Rock is by terms tender & triumphant.
— iTunes

Over a career spanning over 20 years at the top of the music industry, JR has sold millions of records, penned chart-topping hit songs and performed around the world.

His achievements, include the US #1 hit 'Counting Blue Cars' (written by JR and performed by Dishwalla) that won the Billboard award for 'Rock Song of the Year 1996 and two ASCAP Awards for "Song of The Year" in both 1997 and 1998. Along with his Dishwalla bandmates, he released 5 definitive records, including the Platinum-selling 'Pet Your Friends".

Now JR is an Independent Artist with 4 solo albums under his belt and is currently working on his 10th album.

A BEAUTIFUL END produced some of Richards’ best works to date
— Alternative Addiction
JR’s voice and melodies will transcend you through space & time. Enjoy the ride!
— Kevin George
Each and every song on this album is my favorite…. they have touched my heart in ways that are too hard to explain.
— Jeanne Robinson
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This latest album is an album of amazing songs that I wish I had written... but didn't. Still, I did my best to make them my own. I hope you enjoy the listen! - JR





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