Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Singer and Actor Ricky Garcia

Ricky Garcia has achieved so much since we were first introduced to him as one of the members of Forever in Your Mind, and we couldn't be more proud of the accomplished actor and singer.

As an actor, he's best known for his roles in  TV series and films including Best Friends WheneverAlexa & Katie and, most recently, Finding 'OhanaHe shines in everything he's in—and he has some big musical plans for 2021 as well. His new single, "All I Wanna Do," comes out this Friday, Feb. 19. Click HERE to pre-save the track, and here's everything else you should know about him as our latest Man Crush Monday.

Ricky Garcia Man Crush Monday

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Name: Ricky Garcia

Hometown: Cibolo, Texas

Birthday: January 22

Zodiac sign: Aquarius

Fun Facts:

1. Ricky is a big fan of superhero movies in general, but Marvel edges out DC for one simple reason—and it's Spider-Man.

"He is my absolute favorite superhero."

-Ricky Garcia


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2. He considers himself a gamer.

"My favorite game right now would have to be either The Last of Us or the Spider-Man game."

-Ricky Garcia

3. He says he has unexpectedly good hand-eye coordination, which makes him talented at games and sports.

"I feel like most people take me as the goofy type."

-Ricky Garcia

4. His biggest guilty pleasure is eating Sour Punch candies.

"I know how bad they are for you, but I still give in from time to time."

-Ricky Garcia

5. His most-used emoji is the folded hands ????????


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6. The last song he had stuck in his head was "Lie Lie Lie" by Joshua Bassett.

7. He's changed his sleep habits up recently.

"I used to be a big-time night owl, but now I'm turning it around and I get up pretty early. I actually enjoy the mornings more often now!"

-Ricky Garcia

8. His biggest hero is Jesus Christ.

"The greatest love I will ever know."

-Ricky Garcia


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9. Making other people happy always makes him smile.

"I try to accomplish this by just loving everyone around me."

-Ricky Garcia

10. He wishes he would have learned how to manage his finances much earlier in life.

11. His upcoming single, "All I Wanna Do" means everything to him.

"It came from a very honest and open place about what I was feeling at that moment in time. I was able to channel those emotions into a song so naturally. I hope people can feel that through these lyrics."

-Ricky Garcia

12. Ricky's willingness to give is core to who he is as a person.

"I want to be able to lead by example. If I can inspire at least one person to do the same, then that's all that matters."

-Ricky Garcia

 

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