As an 11 year old hip-hop recording artist, Frankie V. is an Arizona native who is gaining momentum as a progressive talent on the music scene. Over the summer of 2015, Frankie V. worked on a global promotional campaign for his official solo debut and summer music release, “Say Something!” released by DH Entertainment and distributed by GMUSIC.
As a professional recording artist, Frankie V. is trendsetting speaking a message of hope through music to his generation that resounds across all generations and music genres as a whole. His unique artistry and solid music debut has vaulted Frankie into the position of the youngest artist to compete for a Grammy nomination for the 2016 Grammys.
After being signed to GMUSIC, Frankie V. picked up steam with a recent television appearance on NBC News and receiving shout outs on US based hip-hop radio stations that herald his creative flow. He continues to gain attention as a natural talent in his skills in taking rap to new horizons for the new generation of hip-hop.
In a recent interview, GMUSIC executive,Lindsay Guion, sheds light on the special talent of this new, rising star in the world of hip-hop.
B. Ware: What makes him stand out as a musician of his age?
Lindsay Guion: As a gifted Hip-Hop Recording Artist, Frankie V is poised with character, exciting delivery and swagger with a focus on lyrics with a positive message in the world of Hip Hop. It’s rare to find a young artist with the next level performance of this special talent.
BW: Who are some of the top personnel surrounding his new single?
LG: We’re his Management Consultant through GPI, and the single is marketed, manufactured, and distributed by GMUSIC, a company powered by a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment. My staff under GMUSIC consists of Tishawn Marie, Product Manager and Belinda Foster, Label Publicist. The single was released by his company, DH Entertainment.
BW: How does it feel to have him submitted for consideration for a Grammy?
LG: I’m honored to bring forth a young versatile talent on the rise to experience the Grammy Awards at such a young age. His recently released single. “Say Something” has rightfully garnered him the opportunity to be nominated next to household names. We’re excited for Frankie V and look forward to continuing to work with him as he grows in all aspects.