Fran-Rico’s radio journey began on campus radio at University Of The Free State where his passion for radio was ignited. Outside of radio, Fran-Rico is an Event Mc, Festival Co-Creator, Online Social Media Manager and Voice over Artist.

Fran-Rico started at Smile 90.4FM in May 2020 and hosts the 12h00-15h00 show every Saturday and Sunday.

Outside of radio, Fran-Rico is passionate about making the world a better place and being better then yesterday is his ultimate goal.


If you could eat only 3 foods for the rest of your life, what would they be?
Chicken Pasta, avo & Pizza

How do you feel about putting pineapple on pizza?
I feel great!! It’s a vibe!!

Toilet paper, over or under?
We have never had a holder problem solved!

What word do you always misspell?

What’s something about you that people would be surprised to know?
I Freestyle Rap in Afrikaans & I beatbox like a boss