Perry Richardson

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Perry Richardson
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Background information
Birth name Perry Richardson
Born (1963-07-07) July 7, 1963 (age 53)
Origin Conway, South Carolina, U.S.
Genres Rock
Occupation(s) Musician
Instruments Bass guitar, vocals. acoustic bass guitar
Years active 1980-present
Associated acts FireHouse
Maxx Warrior
Trace Adkins

Perry Richardson (born on July 7, 1963 in Conway, South Carolina) is the former bassist of rock band FireHouse[1] until 1999.

Richardson met C. J. Snare in North Carolina and started a band called Max Warrior. Eventually they met with Bill Leverty and Michael Foster (who were playing with a band called White Heat). The four got together in Charlotte and started FireHouse in 1988.

FireHouse enjoyed success in the U.S. and Japan and won an American Music Award in 1991. Richardson quit the band in 2000. He is currently playing with Country Music star Craig Morgan. He also worked with country musician Trace Adkins during a several month break with Craig Morgan. He returned to Craig Morgan and can be seen playing on Good Morning America on their May 21, 2016 episode.

He attended Conway High School in Conway, South Carolina.

Discography[edit]

With Maxx Warrior[edit]

  • Maxx Warrior (1986)

With FireHouse[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Erlewine, Stephen Thomas. "Biography: Firehouse". AMG. Retrieved 17 May 2010.