Sheebah Karungi Samali was born on 11th November, 1989. She started doing music as part of the Obsessions Music, Dance and Drama group. Around 2012, she pursued a solo career with her break through songs being Automatic and Ice Cream. Since then, Sheebah has not looked back, going ahead to reign and win several awards.
Sheebah won the Best Female Artist award at the 2015 and 2016 prestigious HiPipo Music Awards. In 2016, she was nominated in MTV MAMAs Video of the Year category.
On 4th February 2017, Wonder Girl, Artist of the Year: Sheebah, thanked her fans over and over again for her HiPipo Music Awards. Sheebah carried home the awards for Artist of the Year, Best Female Artist, Video of the Year and best Afrobeat Song after a very wonderful year! Sheebah Karungi the Artist of the Year 2016/2017 has delivered hit after hit over the last 5 years including songs such as Twesana, Ice Cream, Go Down Low, Farmer Remix, Wadawa, Nkwatako, Ndiwanjawulo, Nipe Yote among many others. In 2016 Sheebah was exceptionally consistent and worked extra hard to deliver musically!
Her fans have given her several names including Queen of the Year and Swag MaMa. Sheebah is signed to Team No Sleep (TNS) , a record label headed by Jeff Kiwa. Jeff is the former manager of Pallaso, Radio, Weasel and Chameleone.
|HiPipo Music Awards Winner||Year|
|Best AFROBEAT Song: Nkwatako by Sheebah Karungi||HMA2017||HiPipo Music Awards|
|Video of the Year: Kisasi Kimu by Sheebah Karungi||HMA2017||HiPipo Music Awards|
|Best Female Artist: Sheebah Karungi||HMA2017||HiPipo Music Awards|
|Artist of the Year: Sheebah Karungi||HMA2017||HiPipo Music Awards|
|Best Afropop Song – Go Down Low – Pallaso And Sheebah||2015||HiPipo Music Awards|
|Best Female Artist – Sheebah Karungi||2016||HiPipo Music Awards|
|Video Of The Year – Siri Zari by Sheebah||2016||HiPipo Music Awards|
|Best Female Artist – Sheebah Karungi||2015||HiPipo Music Awards|