Take a minute to learn all about hip-hop icon, Frankie Smith. For more information about his fascinating life, read his full biography.
Across the music industry, the name Frankie Smith is synonymous with the hit hop-hop track, “Double Dutch Bus.” This track was inspired by his struggles to line up a job with a bussing company. Frankie Smith wrote the track out of frustration — and the rest is history! Watch the official video now.Coming soon, we will be releasing never-heard-before music from Frankie Smith. Check back soon for these exciting downloads from his secret music library.
Frankie Smith’s Story
There was more to Frankie Smith than met the eye. Before his passing on March 2019, he lived a complete life. In his youth, he won a full scholarship to Tennessee State for Track & Field, and he was also an understudy for the Harlem Globetrotters. Later in life, he was moved to start creating music — he was even studying Oscar Peterson and learning classical piano as a hobby! For Frankie Smith, music was a spiritual experience. He was committed to performing the Lord’s work and would often incorporate these spiritual values into his music.
Frankie Smith’s complete story will be told in the upcoming documentary, “Missing Pieces.”