By Our reporter
Anyone knows the DJ is the life of any party. So can the best DJ in Jinja please stand up? The UG Mix Maestro has shown you the best Male and Female DJ’s in Arua, Mbarara and Fort Portal, and the battle is now going to the source of the Nile, Jinja town. This weekend’s competition will be held at Trans Africa on Saturday night. Gates open as early as 7pm.
Under the ongoing UG Mix Maestro campaign, Uganda Waragi is providing a platform to recognize and celebrate the unique talent that deejays have to offer. The UG Mix Maestro will set a foundation to professionalize the Ugandan DJ industry and celebrate and honor DJ’s contribution to Uganda’s music industry.
The regional have featured DJ battles by the best talent DJ within the region. Entry into the competition is open to all and completely free. For the audience, there are also a number of prizes courtesy of Uganda Waragi up for grabs in addition to cheering on your favorite DJ.
The best Female/Male DJ’s from all the 5 regional competitions will then tussle it at the finale which will be held at Golf Course Hotel on 6th October. The grand prize up for grabs is a DJ set worth $1,500 and 1 million shillings.
Other award categories include best (Radio, TV, Events, Night life & Gospel DJ of the year. These will receive an accolade and 1 million shillings each. Some of the DJ’s nominated for the awards include DJ’s Slick Stuart, Roja, Nimrod, Ali Breezy, Beats, Selector Jay, to mention but a few.