Became a popular creator on the app TikTok, earning more than 3 million fans to his rickychainz account. He often featured his grandmother in his comedy videos.
He started to see astronomical growth on TikTok in 2018.
He began posting scary true stories to an Instagram and TikTok account with usernames of rickystruestories and rickychainzstory, respectively. He has also been a member of the web group The Chainz Family.
He has a daughter named Sarah.
He and Edward Ateva have both been known to feature their grandmothers in videos.