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Top Ugandan musician ‘Namakaka’ set for a mega concert in South Africa

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Ugandan musician Silver Kanyike alias  Silver Dread Namakaka  has announced his second dance hall concert in South Africa in Johannesburg City .Whisper Eye Reports.

Silver Dread Namakaka has set September 7th  this year, 2019 for his named ‘NSUNA SUNA concert aimed at redeeming Ugandan music in South Africa.

Beenie Gunter releases “By Now” new video

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Beenie Gunter who recently signed with new manager Chagga is turned a more aggressive artiste.

The singer has now released his first video under new management titled “By Now”.

Mimi De Boss throws massive birthday party in the USA

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There was no doubt in our minds that Mimi De Boss was going to go all out for a massive birthday  at  Bijou Night Club in Boston club., but we had no idea that the party would be this over the top! On Saturday, Mimi De Boss threw  a massive birthday party complete with an inflatable shaped like her head, and the photos are so crazy you have to see them to believe it.

DP’s chief mobiliser Jose Chameleon receives an a ward for promoting African Art in Canada

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Afro beat Music Champion in East and Central Africa Leone Island director Joseph Mayanja known by his stage name Jose Chameleon who turned into a politician recently after officially joining Uganda’s oldest Political Party The Democratic Party (DP) has been Awarded for his out standing role in promoting Africa Art through Music, Whisper Eye Reports.

Jose Chameleon received the Award today during the “African Descent Festival” Vancouver in Canada. Where the Festival had great presentation and discussion on issues that develop society by the use of Art.

Police ban Jose Chameleone music shows

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Days after Afro-beat singer Joseph Mayanja aka Jose Chameleon, announced that he had joined the Opposition Democratic Party, police have cancelled his scheduled concerts in Masaka sub-region.

Chameleon   was scheduled to stage three concerts in Mutukula and Kalisizo both in Kyotera District   and another in Bukomansimbi District at the weekend. 

Michael Jackson 10th anniversary of his death celebrated at his last home in Los Angeles

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Michael Jackson fans from around the world gathered here on Tuesday to commemorate the King of Pop on the 10th anniversary of his death.

The commemorations were held at Jackson’s last home in the Holmby Hills neighborhood of Los Angeles, where the singer received a fatal dose of the anesthetic propofol on the afternoon of June 25, 2009.

Bobi Wine condemns Bajjo arrest, assures supporters that he will defeat Museveni

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Uganda’s pop music star turned into politician Kyadondo East MP Kyagulanyi Robert Ssentamu popularly known by his stage name Bobi Wine has reassured Ugandans on the defeat of president Yoweri Kaguta Museveni amidst intimidation and arrests. Bobi Wine in his statement after the arrest of his ‘Kyarenga’ concert promoter Mukasa Andrew commonly known as Bajjo, has condemned the act.

Bajjo was arrested after a press briefing on Saturday at Centenary Park along Jinja road in Kampala.

Political Sergeant Bobi Wine stopped From Singing for MDC in Zimbabwe

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Firebrand Ugandan pro-democracy activist and musician, Bobi Wine was early Saturday forced to sign down by Zimbabwean authorities indicating he was not going to sing any of his inciting songs at the MDC Gweru elective congress where he was invited as main guest.

He revealed this while delivering his speech at the event late Saturday.

Bobi Wine promoters sue police for blocking Kyarenga extra concerts

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Two Events companies Abtex Productions and Bajjo Events have dragged the government to court for blocking musical concerts featuring Kyaddondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi, also known as Bobi Wine.

The concerts had been organized in the districts of Kampala, Lira, Gulu, and Arua from Easter Monday, April, 22 to May 5, 2019.  The events companies say that they had entered into an agreement with Bobi Wine and his crew to provide entertainment at 230 million Shillings through the Easter festivities.

Eurovision 2019: Netherlands wins song contest

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The Netherlands’ Duncan Laurence has won the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest with his song Arcade.

He had been the bookmakers’ favourite to win, and came through to the top of the leaderboard with 492 points after the public vote.

The UK’s Michael Rice came bottom, after getting just three points from the public vote, and a total of 16 points for Bigger Than Us.

Missiles? BDS? Iran? Forget About Them. Israel Put Its Best Face Forward in a Eurovision That Succeeded in All Ways but One

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Saturday’s broadcast showed off Israel’s most flattering side and did its part to counter the images that the world is more used to associating with Israel – war, strife and blood

In the end, Israel’s 2019 Eurovision Song Contest had everything a host country could hope for: an impressive, memorable, and professional production that not only met, but exceeded the standards of Eurovisions past, a fun-filled, food-filled “Eurovillage” on the Mediterranean shore, and an appearance by the queen of pop herself – Madonna

Guitarist Nshuti set to eat big, signed by new music label

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Whisper Eye understands Rwandan born Ugandan and a re-known guitarist Nshuti Mbabazi known for her Situka Tutambule and other several covers has acknowledged the new signing with Fast Lane Music Label which is owned by the famous music writer Nyce Henry.

The Artist had in a while specialized in doing covers but close sources has revealed to Whisper Eye that the musician resolved to invest in joining mainstream music as a solo artist.

Bobi Wine 10 greatest books challenge in 2014

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So I was nominated by Baron Rubahamya for the “Ten greatest books you’ve ever read challenge” and here I go.

1. Things fall apart by “Chinua Achebe” (it’s not just a book,it’s a tale. A book every African juvenile should read)

Singer Weasel in the USA, set to stage shows in the memory of Radio

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Uganda’s top Dancehall Musician Weasel of the Radio & Weasel dynamic duo has finally landed in the USA for a musical tour throughout the trump soil this month.

The much excited Weasel a former singing musical general of the Late Radio Moses is set to stage shows across the USA in the memory of his fallen brother Mose Radio .

I want to be one of Uganda’s permanent secretaries after my studies – Fresh Kid

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Budding child rapper Patrick Ssenyonjo popularly known as Fresh Kid says he’s studying hard to become a permanent secretary besides his musical career.
The 7-year-old sensation singer said after meeting Permanent Secretary Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development, Mr Pius Bigirimana at his office on Thursday.

Uganda artistes demand UCC to enforce local content law

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Local musicians and filmmakers have asked the Uganda Communications Commission to implement the local content law.

According to the 2006 Broadcasting Policy, local content refers to content which recognizes the culture and linguistic diversity of Uganda. It carries themes of relevance to the local audience and is produced under Uganda’s creative control. One of UCC’s minimum broadcasting standards calls for 70 per cent of all content to be local.