Nyiko Ashton Nokeri AKA AshtonTHEArtist is an 015 born and bread hustler. 015 is the area code for Limpopo, he was raised in Giyani before moving to Tzaneen at the age of 16. Now straight of TZN with a bigger picture of uniting the whole 015 to push music together as a unity. In his journey of music AshtonTHEArtist has discovered his own style of music and his own sound as a Producer. Using his English and his native language to express himself through the music art. He didn’t put a title on his sound but he is leaving that to the fans to come up with a name for it, as he is working on his first project of his self discovery tittled “Tsonga Refined” that features his hot single #FakiVulome.
He is a multi-talented fellow as he is also a producer known as AshtonTHEProducer when he puts on his producer mask or hat. Also a Certified Sound Engineer, he mixes and masters his own music as well as his fellow artists.
AshtonTHEArtist has worked with upcoming artist such as PoloTHAKidd, L.A, GK, Mizo Phyll, Flex boogie, Joey bloggz and more.
AshtonTHEProducer has produced for GK, PoloTHAKidd, Ali mirza, Mr Maliq, N’viegh, L.A, Rec Rymer and more.
He has shared a stage with the likes of Kabelo, Mandoza, Flex boogie, Khuli chana, N’viegh, Blaklez, Mizo phyll and more
He is the Co-founder of NIz ENT Empire working side by side with his partner Nkateko Shilubane AKA Khunta. He is all about entertainment and he is always working hard with others artistic peers.
He is an Ambassador of #EMITClothing and dress by Emit which is owned by Pressa and MArtinJEmbe. Recently became part of the #Uniswa movement.
Ashton in all his Alter Egos is a hard worker and a perfectionist. He has a brilliant ear for music and cannot be easily swayed. He never rushes his product and will never see the light of day if he is not satisfied with the product. His work speaks on his behalf.
#FakiVolume available for streaming: