It's A thing: Broke and famous

It's A thing: Broke and famous

Imagine being an 'in demand' Hollywood producer, working with incredible stars and creating hit after hit after hit.

It's a thing: Broke and Famous
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You'd have everything you wanted, right? 

Wrong. Sometimes everything you wanted, is nothing you needed, and a lesson disguised as success. Nate Butler knows this narrative all too well, after having worked with names like Luther Vandross, Victoria Beckham, Craig David, Backstreet Boys, Christina Millian, Stacie Orrico, JoJo, Aaron Carter, The Cheetah Girls,  Justin Bieber, Tiwa Savage and many others he found himself broke, but famous. 

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After losing almost everything, and beaching a valet in Hollywood he came back, stronger than ever before, with more drive and a definite need for connection over material wealth, he's now an industry veteran, having worked on multiple television shows – working as a casting producer for The X Factor (USA Season 3), two seasons of America’s Got Talent (Seasons 9 & 10), Showtime at The Apollo with Steve Harvey, The Four on Fox with P Diddy, Megan Trainor, DJ Khaled and Fergie, as well as the 2020 Netflix show Just Sing.

After battling Covid, Nate was recently in South Africa to work with local talent agent, Elsubie Verlinden on her 'It's arts Africa' 'Live your dream talent search', where a handpicked few South African will receive an opportunity of a lifetime to head to the USA to study and work! 

Also listen to: It's a thing: The South African Music Industry

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Nate will be back in South Africa, scouting for talent in August! Follow him here for all the information!

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