Sudi (Rick) Karatas wrote his first song at ten years old called "No More Tears", he got the idea from the label on the Johnson's Baby shampoo bottle and he has been writing songs ever since.  He is a coordinator in Los Angeles for NSAI (Nashville Songwriter’s Association Inc.).
Many songs he’s written can be found on SpotifyItunesHis videos are on his Youtube channel


Winner Best Music Video
at Venus On Broadway Film Festival NY 2024

2023 Silicon Beach Film Festival, Los Angeles

2021 WMCT Radio's (TN), Top 30 Most Requested Holiday Songs of the Season.
All I Want For Christmas Is Some Sleep,
Christmas Is My Happy Place
and Midnight Will Be Clear.
White Sand Christmas came in at #31.
All are available on itunesspotify
TRIBUTE SONG FOR OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN - Click to BuyWritten by Sudi (Rick) Karatas sung by Adrian Christian.
Proceeds to go to the Olivia Newton John Foundation

Other songs Written and Sung by Sudi (Rick) Karatas

Jimmy's Not Here for Christmas Day

Dedicated to those Children who have lost their lives to gun violence

All I Want for Christmas is Some Sleep

Midnight Will Be Clear

White Sand Christmas

What You Don’t Remember

A song about Alzheimer’s with some proceeds going to AFA (Alzheimer’s Foundation of America)

When Donna Sang Last Dance

Co-written with David Sanchez sung by Collaborati

I’ll Follow You

Lyrics by Sudi (Rick) Karatas and music by Patrick Basile