Tony “X” Franklin is one of the hardest working executives in the music industry. His career began as a street promoter for Rap-A-Lot Records. In 1993 he established NuBlud Management serving a client list including, Rap-A -Lot Records, Suave House, Cash Money/ Priority/ Elektra/TVT/Jive/Sucka Free as well as Rain Forest Films/Artisan Pictures and a host of independent labels and movie houses.
Upon the signing a deal with Asylum Records’ incubator under the Warner Umbrella, Tony was named Street Team Director. Over the years, Tony has helped jump start the careers of Soulja Boy Tell Em, QP, Yung Sears (producer) and Kut Nyce (DJ on clear channel radio).
Today, as label head for Altavoz, Tony works his magic to build great visibility and success for our artists. Welcome Tony!