Name: Ricardo (Ricky) Bell
Born: Boston MA
Birthday: September 18, 1967
Parents: Dorothy Mae Bell and Daniel A. Bell (RIP)
Siblings: Tyrone, Danny, Wayne, Loretta, Tony, LaWan, Peanut,
Mark (Butch), Marcel, and Tina
Ricky was the youngest in his family of eleven brothers and
sisters. Ricky grew up in Orchard Park Development and went on
to being in the hit group New Edition with the release of Candy
Girl when he was 15 years old.
Growing up Ricky enjoyed the music of Jeffrey Osbourne, Michael
Jackson, Stevie Wonder, and Rick James. He enjoyed playing basketball.
Ricky has always carried himself with a certain authority.
Ricky was quoted as saying, "I describe my personality
as fun-loving. I like to get out and mix with people and basically
have a good time. I would treat a woman as my equal. I find
that's best. After all, fair is fair."
Ricky also started his own record label entitled Slick Wolf
Productions and currently is working on a solo venture with Third Visions Records. Which was released. Ricky appeared on shows such as Soul Train and BET. His solo CD is called Ricardo Campana. The single is called Spanish Fly...sing it Ricky, sing it!!