LA Times: Bandleader Rickey Minor asks $4.95 million for Hollywood Hills home

Article originally appeared in L.A. Times.

“The Tonight Show With Jay Leno” bandleader Rickey Minor and his wife, Karen, have listed their Hollywood Hills compound at $4.95 million.


The gated more than half-quarter acre site contains a main house, a detached guest house, a sports court and an infinity-edged swimming pool. Features include a library/study, a den, six bedrooms, eight bathrooms and 7,202 square feet of living space.


Minor has been the “Tonight Show” bandleader since 2010. He also has worked as a musical director for “American Idol” and for tours of recording artists such as Beyonce, Whitney Houston and Christina Aguilera.


The Minors bought the property in 2010 for $3.77 million, public records show.


Marcie Hartley of Hilton & Hyland is the listing agent.