Nhlanhla Gumede who goes by the stage name Franky Nutz is a recording artist, song writer and music Producer and from eMbalenhle in the South African province of Mpumalanga. Having grown in a musical family, his passion for music and performance started at an early age. As a young boy Franky performed on numerous platforms as a member of his high school music group, Ghetto Poets.
After a few hurdles and life challenges, Franky registered a holdings company under the name Duffel Bag Group (DBG) which would be an umbrella company to various entrepreneurial and community development projects. DBG is now home to an assembly of young gifted Mpumalanga performing artists.
Fast forward to a more promising future in the attempt to break through to the music main stream Franky Nutz together with his friend Nkululeko Nkosi, commonly known as “Kin Timo”, started working on music for his debut E.P “Uzong’khona” which was released on iTunes in April 2016.
Having been well received for his E.P, Franky Nutz released a new single entitled “Doomathang” in 2017. A music video was shot and released on all major African broadcast platforms in January 2018 of which the video currently airs on MTV-Base, Channel O and Soweto TV.
The single is taken from Franky’s debut album titled Uzong’khona, which Is an extension to the E.P.
“The song is meant to inspire people to do best in their various hustles. I am an artist and I am doing my thing and hope to inspire people to push hard and excel in whatever they are doing and be proud of their hustle” adds Franky.
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