R’CHIVE released his R&B debut cd “My Soulmate” on his own record label, Brainstorm Entertainment in 2008, and digitally distributed it thru CDBaby.com. This cd became a success and went on to sell in Germany, Italy, France, London, and Japan and also put him on the top local indie pop charts without any marketing or promotion. The popularity of the hit single “My Soulmate” gained him a huge fanbase. Demand became so great in May 2010, he decided to release his sophmore cd “MORE” giving the fans just what they asked for. “MORE”! The lead single “Love Ain’t Dead” peaked at #1 on the local reverbnation pop charts and the album continues to sell in Japan, Italy and Germany. In March 2012, R’Chive has released third studio album, “Full Throttle” which has been proceeded by the dance single “Medicine” peaking in CDBaby’s Top 10 Europop & Party Pop Charts, The soulful R&B Ballad “I Wish”, and his most insipring song ever “You Saved Me” all available at Itunes, Cdbaby, & Amazon.com. The album which was heavy on electro dance songs and futuristic themes was released Spring 2012. In January 2014, R’Chive released his 4th studio CD entitled “My Story” which includes a variety of dance songs, love ballads, hip-hop, classic R&B, club and bedroom bangers. This CD opens up to a more personal side of the R&B Sensation’s life Story.
R’Chive also performs with live bands all across the country performing Top 40 Hits from blues, rock and pop, to jazz and R&B which he’s best known for, impressing all audiences alike and sharing the stage with India Arie, John Legend, Terrell Carter, Little G (formerly of the group Silk), Terrell Phillips (formerly of the group Blackstreet) and Sammie, to name a few. He is also working behind the scenes writing, and has produced and worked in conjunction with the likes of Fantasia, Jennifer Hudson, Rita Orr, Whitney Houston, Michael Jackson, Brandy, Ciara, Kim Burrell, Rance Allen, PAJAM (producers of Kelly Price, Boyz 2 Men, & N-Sync), Brandy Williams (of the platinum selling female group Blaque), Meelah Williams (formerly lead singer of the female platinum trio 702) Jazz, of the R&B Platinum Selling group Dru Hill, Rowdy Records (the Dallas Austin Camp), Kelly Rowland (of the group Destiny's Child) Lil’ Wayne, and Young Jeezy.
R’Chive is also a noted Philanthropist and has headed campaigns against domestic violence and bullying in schools. Most recently he has given back to local communities offering a haven for young musicians, songwriters, producers and hopeful artists to be taken under his wing and pursue their musical ambitions. R’Chive is also known for branding the Music Zone, an open forum for people to come and express their talent in front of a live audience in Flint, MI. R’Chive has built a lucrative career in music, education, philanthropy and entrepreneurship. He is showing no signs of letting up anytime soon.