Frank Zones was born in San Francisco, California. He, and his mother moved around a lot in his earlier years. They settled in Charlotte when he was around the age of 4. A few years later his mother was remarried and his step-father began to flood him with lots of different types of music. His step-father had him listening an assortment of genres; soul, funk, jazz, oldies, etc.
He wrote his first verse in the 5th grade.
Zones did his first performance in the 8th grade, with a group call "Queen City Playas". No Limit Larry invited them to Power 98 to record their song . It was then Frank says he knew he wanted to be a recording artist. Frank Zones, then call D-mac began recording his own songs, in house. After creative difference Zones moved on to solo projects.
At 16 years old Frank started to work with a rising local label called BnR Records."I was in the streets way too much. I had just jumped off the porch; ya know, and my heart wasn't really in it. When I was a child... type deal, Corinthians 1-13 for you bible heads".
Frank Zones, then recognized as Daddy Warbuxx was put into private school where his music career really began to blossom. " It didn't hurt being the token black guy in an all white school. Plus I was a 'jock'. I got my confidence from Cannon".
Frank at the time began to work with another group from Charlotte called Black Snobs Entertainment. As a group they released four mixtapes. He also has finished his debut solo mixtape "Gram Street.
His latest installment was his Gram Street 2 mixtape. In 2013 "The Quake" will be released. This will be the first official album on sale. Frank Zones has made his own organization called "MADE" (no pun intended). Make A Dollar Everyday is the foundation for Frank Zones, along with "Twenty-Two over Four". "I plan to take over the world. It took a lot for me to get where I now. Like I've said 'If I don't make it here I'll be dead or in jail'. This is my life I don't know anything except music and hustle so I'm 'bout to make it 'cause I'm MADE."
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