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Carol Kasita apologizes over nude scare

By Joan Murungi Since last month, singer carol Kasita scandalized her fans when she turned up in a revealing outfit during a performance at Club Amnesia When this happened, she seemed unmoved or bothered and continued with her performance. As a result, a number of people took pictures of her, and made her a laughing […]

Gashumba to seek therapy over daughter’s lifestyle

By Patience Ahumuza Following the recent deal that transpired between the Gashumba and Gates families, it cannot be ignored if unlike Sheila Gashumba, Aisha Nabukeera  will now become the apple of Frank Gashumba’s eye. When Sheila hooked Marcus Lwanga’s money aka God’s Plan, it did not make Frank Gashumba’s blood boil and his mouth run […]

Stop mixing music and politics- Capt. Mike Mukula

By Paul Waiswa The newly elected patron for artistes under their umbrella Uganda Musician Association (UMA) Captain Mike Mukula has cautioned artistes not to mix music in politics. Mukula’s advice comes after a bitter exchange with Jose Chameleone on social media when he asked the legendary singer to steer away from politics.  He appealed to […]

Events promoter Bajjo arrested

By Musa Ssemwanga Events promoter Andy Mukasa popularly known as Bajjo has been arrested by security operatives and driven to an unknown location. The People Power activist was arrested on Saturday morning at Mix Lounge, Centenary Park after a press conference. Immediately after addressing journalists, three plain clothed security operatives and two counter-terrorism policemen pounced […]

Bryan White was once my driver – King Michael

By Ahmad Muto Singer King Michael who was one of the many entertainers under the Bryan White Foundation claims that the reason he was never fired from the foundation by money bag, Bryan White was because they have history. He says Bryan White was his driver many years ago when he was a big dancehall […]

MC Kats promoting Fille’s music again

By Ahmad Muto City MC turned artiste manager MC Kats has made a U-turn after in a spat of anger last year, he vowed never to work with his baby mama, singer Fille again after a bitter fall out. As you read this, Kats is busy hopping for bar to bar and media houses trying […]

I didn’t replace Bobi Wine with Bebe Cool – Balaam

By Ahmad Muto Promoter Balaam Barugahara has spoken out on allegations that he influenced the removal of singer Bobi Wine from the list of artistes to share the stage with Bujju Banton and replaced him with Bebe Cool. “There are documents I am yet to sign with Buju’s team and we have a non-disclosure agreement. […]

Victor Kamenyo does not do hiphop – Fefe Busi

By Ahmad Muto According to rapper Fefe Busi, he is very disappointed after learning that they are being represented by Victor Kamenyo at the Uganda Musicians Association (UMA). He argues that Kamenyo does not do hiphop and should not have been picked to represent them. He mentioned rappers Navio and Babaluku as those who could […]

Extravagance fails artistes – Ziggy Dee

By Ahmad Muto According to Ziggy Dee, the reason most artistes’ careers end even before taking off is the urge to want to impress their fans. He claims the music industry doesn’t not really put anyone under pressure but the artistes themselves do it. “Ugandan music puts alot of pressure forcing artistes to live expensively. […]

Abenakyo wants Fik Fameika’s ‘my woman my property’ song banned

By Paul Mayambala A group of Youth activists led by Miss World Africa, Quinn Abenakyo, have petitioned the Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga to ban Singer Shafik Walukagga alias Fik Fameika’s song dubbed ‘my woman my property’ .   They argue that it demeans the position of women in society. These also petitioned the Speaker of […]

I have never used drugs or alcohol – Eddy Kenzo

By Ahmad Muto Singer Eddy Kenzo has attributed his success in the music industry to being sober all the time. According to him, there is nothing he hasn’t done but has never smoked or drunk alcohol much as he grew up around them. His reason is he saw many people get consumed by alcohol and […]

Reggae lovers jam at Inaugural Caribbean experience

By Musa Ssemwanga Reggae lovers jammed to the beat at the inaugural edition of the Lakeside Caribbean experience held at Jahazi Pier in Munyonyo recently. The Caribbean-themed party saw reggae lovers enjoy a colourful day, revelling in reggae and dancehall vibes, cocktails and a barbecue. There was a top line up of top deejays including […]

Just 19 and making hits

GRENADE: Deus Ndugwa, known to many as Grenade Official is one of the youngest artistes in the industry. Although he has been in the industry for about five years now, it is only last year that he broke out. Lawrence Ogwal caught up with the artiste on...

Ann Kansiime, toy boy lover in PDA

By Paul Waiswa An intimate video of Uganda’s favorite comedian Ann Kansiime and lover, SkyLanta surfaced on the internet and it has left a number of peoples gawking . She is in love and she absolutely does not care what anybody thinks In the video, the two were smooching and cuddling while listening to Davido’s song, […]

Slick Stuart, Roja Get New Night at H20 hangout

By Musa Ssemwanga Celebrated turntable magicians DJ Slick Stuart and Roja recently debuted at H20 bar located in Bugolobi. We established, from very reliable sources that this night features music mixes, giveaways, and occasional surprises every week. Over the past years, the two have raked massive success wherever they go. This includes Silk Liquid where […]

My 25 children are better off than yours- Weasel

By Ahmad Muto Former one half of the Radio and Weasel music duo, Weasel has hit back at his critics he calls ‘haters’ who have never backed off. He says when he formed a duo with the late Mowzey Radio over 10 years ago, they could not sleep because people said they would not last […]

B2C first blocked me then fired me – Andy Music

By Ahmad Muto According to former B2C manager Andrew Mugerwa aka Andy Music, he learnt that the music trio had started getting rid of him when he noticed he had been blocked on WhatsApp by all of them and his phone calls were going unanswered. He said it was before their maiden concert at Freedom […]

GNL Zamba nominated in NY’s Independent Music Awards

By Paul Waiswa US-based Ugandan rapper Ernest Nsimbi alias GNL Zamba has been nominated in the New York Independent Music Awards. The overwhelmed 32-year-old rapper shared the exciting news to his social media and it reads. “Nsimbi is excited to perform at the Independent Music Awards in New York City. Nsimbi has been nominated in […]

Chameleone set for maiden show in Qatar

By Paul Waiswa Jose Chameleone has accumulated thousands of air miles flying to perform at several destinations around the world, but Qatar still eludes him.  It is the sole reason that he is excited about his maiden concert in Doha, Qatar. The Leone Island Music boss has branded the concert “magical”.   “I never got the […]

50 Cent, Snoop Dogg, Louis Armstrong masters lost in Universal Studios fire

A 2008 fire at Universal Studios in Hollywood destroyed more than 60 years of irreplaceable master recordings of some of the most legendary names in music, The New York Times reports. Music critics are calling the discovery “the biggest disaster in the history of the music business.” The lost treasures include original one-of-a-kind recordings of […]

How John Blaq’s first trip out of Uganda went down

Last week, local singer John Blaq boarded a plane for the very first time, to no other place, but London. On his way to the airport, the Tukonectinge singer recorded a video expressing his excitement about his show that happened on Saturday June 8th. H...

A Pass: A gem not much appreciated

THE TEACHER: Alex Bagonza, known to many as A Pass, is one helluva gifted singer and songwriter. The thing that makes him different is his versatility and wit. Although he has created some ‘haters’ over his social media rants and drama, he seems to alw...

Cosign… Mr biri bam bam

Cosign yenze: There are artistes whose songs are bigger than them and Cosign is one of them. Obeera Wa is a banger and has been since last year. Isaac Ssejjombwe caught up with him. 1.You just emerged. Who inspired you to join this industry? I am still...

Why even in death Amin still inspires art

Amin loved the portable box-shaped instrument, the accordion, but his relationship with creativity did not stop at that. During his presidency, Amin was also known to be an avid art collector and supported the creative industry, with a common story tol...

I am too gifted to fade- John Blaq

By Ahmad Muto Singer John Blaq is arguably one of the best artistes right now with a number of hit songs and appearances at nearly every gig. However, he has shared one of his worries – the beliefs by a sections of the public that he won’t be popular after this year. He says he […]