When he was 13 years old, Richard was introduced to producer\songwriter Dallas Austin after performing in a talent show & was signed to Elektra Records. He recorded his first demo in 1999. In 2000, Richard was the opening act for BBMak and later O-Town.
In 2001, Richard released the single “Boom.” Even though the single didn’t make the charts, it was used by the New York Giants at the Super Bowl.
During that same year, he released his debut album “Boom.” It’s unknown how or if the album made the charts at all. He was also featured on SNZ’s single “Nothing’s Gonna Change My Love For You.”
After that, it seems as if Richard Lugo has faded into obscurity. It’s unknown what he is up to these days.
To see the music video for “Boom,” go to: