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#Bayimba2017: The Rehabilitation of Maddox Ssematimba is Complete, and he is back for good

It has been more than two years since that evening edition of Bukedde TV’s Agataliiko Nfuufu shocked Ugandans out of their seats. The Bulletin showed them one of their favourite artists being arrested by Police for being Idle and Disorderly. The singer was Maddox Ssematimba of the Namagembe fame, except …

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Abdu Mulaasi: The Kadongo Kamu King wants his throne back is he too late? #Bayimba2017

There was a time singer Abdu Mulaasi ruled the airwaves with songs like Musono Gwa Mungu, and Videos that would have father Simon Lokodo calling for his Arrest Now. Of late, he has been making attempts at a comeback but his throne as Kadongo Kamu King is now shared by …

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Bayimba Festival set to kick off on a high with Uganda waragi coconut

By Our reporter Info@xrated.co.ug The coconut revolution seems to be taking Kampala by storm. The last time we witnessed it was at the previous Blankets and Wine where Uganda Waragi Coconut disrupted the event with a pop-up beach setup. And by all indications, the next stop is the Bayimba Festival …

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UNVEILING THE ARTISTS: Cindy Sanyu Uganda’s leading Dancehall Artist #Bayimba2017

We unveil Cinderella Sanyu (born August 28th, 1985 in Mbale) popularly known by mononym “Cindy” or Cindy sanyu by the media and fans is a celebrated Ugandan Afro-pop andreggae dancehall singer, actress, song writer and entertainer. Her rise to fame was when she joined the all-girls group Blu*3 after she was one …

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UNVEILING THE ARTISTS: UMOJA BOYS from the Netherlands to the world #Bayimba2017

Umoja, the sunshine duo from the rainy Netherlands, set off for a single musical trip somewhere in 2011. Unaware of the magnitude of this trip, the guys have been exploring rhythm, sound, and culture from all over the globe. Ever since they are dedicated to combining electronic production techniques with …

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UNVEILING THE ARTISTS: Zimbabwe’s Hope Masike bringing Mbira to #Bayimba2017

Zimbabwe’s Hope Masike takes pride in together-blending mbira (an otherwise purely traditional instrument) with different music styles. Her music is a hybrid of Mbira traditional music of Zimbabwe, Jazz and AfroPop tied together by her sultry voice, sublime Mbira playing and elegantly eclectic, highly-charged performances. She has two albums and …

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UNVEILING THE ARTISTS: Jacinta and Friends band bringing the show to #Bayimba2017

Jacinta is a dynamic singer based in Uganda, she specializes in Afro-Fusion, Soul, and Reggae. She started singing at an early age in Nakawa Baptist Children’s choir as a sponsored child under Compassion International where she nurtured her talent until she finished University. Jacinta started performing as a background vocalist …

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UNVEILING THE ARTISTS: Betty G will be telling Authentic Ethiopian stories – #Bayimba2017

Bruktawit Getahun, also known by her stage name Betty G, is an upcoming artist striving to become a star. She was born and raised in Addis Abeba, Ethiopia. She went to Lycée Gebre Mariam, a French high school from which she graduated in 2006. She pursued higher education by attending …

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