“We are witnessing a prodigy on the rise to stardom.”
— Kiss 104.7 Program Director Bryant Corbitt
5 Star Franko
Atlanta hip-hop artist 5 Star Franko is quickly becoming a Teen Sensation. First gaining viral notoriety with his early release "We Up Next", 5 Star Franko may have predicted his future. His new release "Flea Ficka" is doing well and gaining popularity especially in the teen market.
5 Star Franko has been recording since 2015 and perfecting his songwriting and arranging skills. When asked what he typically writes about in his songs, he states how his catalogue is very diverse, but mostly he likes to make people dance while also encouraging them to succeed in life. 5 Star Franko formed his own music label, Prezidential Music Group, shortly after starting his rap career. His label has allowed him to cultivate connections in the music scene, as he has already signed two independent artists and a producer. As 5 Star Franko’s success and mature demeanor has continuously caught the attention of others in the industry, he receives frequent performance requests. Already this year he has performed at CIAA Weekend in Charlotte, NC, SXSW in Austin, TX, and at the largest club in the US - Club LaVela in Panama City, FL.
The 16-year-old artist is a definite advocate for ending Bullying and is presently working to start a non-profit to assist children enduring this social misfortune,
The versatile, multi-talented artist recently completed his first mixtape titled “IAm5StarFranko”, which consist of 11 self-written tracks. 5 Star Franko is becoming increasingly excited for what is to come in the future. After listening to his single, “Up Next”, he has every reason to be. 5 Star Franko has major plans for himself as an artist and as an entrepreneur. Aside from aspiring to become a multi-platinum artist, 5 Star Franko plans to branch into other business ventures such as acting and modeling. It’s safe to say they don’t call him “5 Star” for nothing.