Richard Brown is a professional drummer based in Vancouver, BC. He has  recorded and performed with a number of popular artists as diverse as Ernest Ranglin, Wanting Qu, Pee Wee Ellis, Yellowman, Broken Social Scene, Dave Swarbrick, Jason Wilson, Delhi 2 Dublin, most recently a stint with Big Sugar and many more. Richard has toured in Southeast Asia, Europe, The United States, Canada, Central America and the Caribbean.

Film credits include "Glitter" starring Mariah Carey, Soul Food TV Series w/ Debra Cox, CBC’s Cover Me Canada (performing with Alannah Myles, Gino Vanelli), “The Tony Braxton Story: Unbreak My Heart" (Lifetime). The award winning film by Marie Clements The Road Forward" (NFB). And a recent appearance on rhe NBC series Resident Alien.

As well as an in-demand drummer for sessions, live performances and touring Richard is also the co-creator and co-leader of the popular Vancouver band Mad Riddim. Richard also maintains a busy  teaching practice.