Eddy Kenzo renews his contract as Airtel Uganda Ambassador for the next two years. Kenzo could not hide his excitement as he announced the good news. “I’m humbled and privileged to extend my working contract with the telecom giant company Airtel Uganda as it’s brand Ambassador.” He announced. Kenzo, who was unveiled in july 2015 […]
Mixed Fortunes, Sparks of Success and Under performances have highlighted 2017 Uganda Music Industry thus far.
Nicholas Kalungi. For that past six months, I have been quietly observing most of the things that have transpired in our much cherished music industry. Unlike the last ten years, in 2017, I chose to observe more and open my mouth only if I must. For us that have invested so much time and money […]
Nicholas Kalungi. On 29th June 2017, Uganda music star Robert Kyagulanyi Sentamu, stage name Bobi Wine was overwhelmingly voted as the new Member of Parliament for Kyadondo East Constituency, in a by-election held in that area. This by-election was sanctioned after the High Court nullified the election of FDC’s Apollo Kantinti, following a successful petition […]
#LIKEITIS: Talent Africa must turn Bebe Cool into an African Music Superstar. Short of that, there will be nothing to write home about this deal!
Nicholas Kalungi. In his pursue for continental and global glory, Ugandan, East Africa music star Bebe Cool, original names Moses Ssali has continued to implement an impressively robust branding and promotion strategy. For the past three years, Bebe Cool has invested massively in his music production, brand promotion and positioning. This investment has delivered pleasant […]
HiPipo Reporter. Last Saturday was the much anticipated #FattahUnveil Party at Club Ambiance, Bukesa, Kampala. True to the pre-event hype, the party sold out with over 1500 revelers, from different works of life turning up to for the show. The event started at 11:30PM with DJ Shiru mega live club mix. At 1:00am (Sunday morning), […]
Konkona Muti by Fattah, Dickson Effekt, Jayman and TPaul; The Kind of Hit That Will Make You Dance In Tongues.
HiPipo Reporter. The future of the Ugandan music industry rests in the hands of fresh talent and nothing is more refreshing than landing on young musicians with as much talent and potential as Fattah Lilliana, Dickson Effekt, Jayman and T-Paul. These four have recently combined efforts to release an electrifying Dance hall hit that should […]
HiPipo Reporter. David Ebangit, commonly known by his stage name Magic Washington is set to celebrate his legacy in style for ‘Leading and Paving’ Uganda’s Music Industry through his touch and sound for 20 years. The show dubbed “Washington’s Legacy” is scheduled for Easter Monday at Club Cassablanca, Kololo. This comes at a time when […]
Nicholas Kalungi Throughout 2016, there was growing talk around Ugandan musicians going international. Not international in terms of music playing in two countries or an artiste performing in another country. But international in the sense of going ‘platinum’; becoming sought after across the world, signing to major record labels, topping continental music charts, leading Africa […]
Nicholas Kalungi. It is a monotonous routine. Save for a few, most album launches and ‘single’ artiste’s concerts are graced by over 20 musicians. Minus the main act, there is a very long list of performers. Some musically related to the main act and others not related at all. Some expected and others plain gatecrashers! […]
Emailed by Trace Mziki Team. TRACE Urban continues to become a part of the East African and Anglophone African music scene since opening an office in Kenya in January 2014. We are proud of our popularity and happy that many artists and musicians, like yourselves, offer your music videos to add to our playlist and […]