Ricky Randimbiarison started to play music in his childhood with his grandmother, a famous traditional singer and storyteller, and other members of his family. Ricky's music is rooted in traditional rhythms allied with influences from major musical trends of the world. Ricky gives spiritual dimensions to his work with Vazimba culture as his inspiration. The Vazimba being the first inhabitants of Madagascar.
He studied with a talented Malagasy musician, Tovo Andrianandrainy, learning the secrets and techniques of the traditional songs of his native region.