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UK based artist joins save UG Music campaign

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UK based artist joins save UG Music campaign


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Ugandan to work with Beyoncé

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Ugandan to work with Beyoncé


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Nominations for 6th HiPipo Music Awards kickoff

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Nominations for 6th HiPipo Music Awards kickoff


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Musicians start new organisation to Save Uganda Music | Kampala Sun

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Musicians start new organisation to Save Uganda Music | Kampala Sun


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Beyonce charity song finally dethrones 'Despacito'

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Beyonce charity song finally dethrones 'Despacito'


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Bark-cloth gets artistic break

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Bark-cloth gets artistic break


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Reggae star Tarrus Riley confirms Kampala concert

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Reggae star Tarrus Riley confirms Kampala concert


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  • Ugandan to work with Beyoncé
    Ugandan to work with Beyoncé

    , newvision.co.ug

    Uganda has so many things to be proud of and one of them is acting. Over the years we have had very good actors and actresses on international stage with the likes of Ntare Mwine and Madina Nalwanga shining. We also have Florence Kasumba but not talked about much though equally strong or even better considering the gigs she has had
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Music

  • UK based artist joins save UG Music campaign
    UK based artist joins save UG Music campaign

    , newvision.co.ug

    By Emmanuel Luganda. George Will Dive, a Dance hall artist based in United Kingdom has joined the local artists in the fight to save the Uganda Music campaign. Will Dive who in the country on a holiday expressed concern on how Ugandan Music is receiving limited air play on Radios and Televisions. “As a new artist I face a challenge of getting air play of my songs in the media which makes it difficult to connect with my fans,” Will Dive revealed during a visit at Kampala Sun offices
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Artes

  • MP Bobi Wine headlining civil awareness music festival
    MP Bobi Wine headlining civil awareness music festival

    , newvision.co.ug

    ART AND POLITICS Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi (Bobi Wine) will be among the headliners of a civil awareness art programme slated for this week. He will join other artistes across Africa at the two-day event dubbed Your Music, Your Voice to discuss their role in using music and fame to raise awareness of social issues. The event will include a public symposium tomorrow from 9:00am to 4:00pm at Uganda Museum
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    Tags: Music |  The Arts |  Music Festivals |  Festival | 
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Musicians

  • Hadija, Uganda's pioneer musician
    Hadija, Uganda's pioneer musician

    , newvision.co.ug

    Hadija Namale is one of the women pioneers of Uganda's music industry and remains the countries greatest female vocalist and composer. New Vision TV offers analyzed news content on trending stories in Uganda, be it politics, business, and the day today life This is broadcast in various shows such as The daily News bulletin, the hourly news updates, the business show called The Handshake and Music News show. Since Uganda is known as the Pearl of Africa, New Vision TV has a show that broadcasts Uganda’s beauty called the Pearl of Africa. https://www.facebook.com/thenewvision/ http://www.newvision.co.ug/ https://twitter.com/newvisionwire.
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Artists

  • Kenzo, Sheebah dominate Uganda Music Awards nomination list
    Kenzo, Sheebah dominate Uganda Music Awards nomination list

    , newvision.co.ug

    Artiste of the year 1. Eddy Kenzo 2. Sheebah Karungi 3. David Lutalo 4. Jose Chameleone 5. Bobi Wine Best Female Artiste 1. Winnie Nwagi 2. Sheebah Karungi 3. Lydia Jazmine 4. Fille 5. Rema Namakula 6. Irene Ntale Best Male Artiste 1. Eddy Kenzo 2. David Lutalo 3. Ziza Bafana 4. Ykee Benda Best Music Video 1
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    Tags: Music |  The Arts |  Artists |  Music Awards | 
    Places: Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Uganda | 

Radio & Television

  • Netflix to spend Can$500 mln to make films, TV shows in Canada
    Netflix to spend Can$500 mln to make films, TV shows in Canada

    , independent.co.ug

    Ottawa, Canada | AFP | Netflix will spend Can$500 million (US$400 million) over the next five years to make original films and television shows in Canada, the company and Heritage Minister Melanie Joly announced Thursday. This amounts to about five percent of the video streaming service’s estimated total US$7 billion production budget for 2018. As part of a deal with Ottawa, Netflix will open its first production company outside of the United States in this country, while avoiding minimum Canadian content regulations and paying into a government arts fund
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    Places: Uganda |  Americas |  North America |  Canada | 

Concerts

  • Radio and Weasel pumped up for anniversary concert
    Radio and Weasel pumped up for anniversary concert

    , newvision.co.ug

    By Joan Murungi. Uganda’s dynamic duo, Radio and Weasel have put their recent media woes aside to focus on their concert. They are so pumped up for their upcoming concert at which they will be celebrating 10 years in the music industry and have vowed to give nothing but the best. Addressing the media at a press briefing held at Kyadondo Rugby grounds, the singers were in jolly moods and said it is foolhardy for any artiste not to celebrate a 10 year milestone
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Celebrities

  • Ugandan to work with Beyoncé
    Ugandan to work with Beyoncé

    , newvision.co.ug

    Uganda has so many things to be proud of and one of them is acting. Over the years we have had very good actors and actresses on international stage with the likes of Ntare Mwine and Madina Nalwanga shining. We also have Florence Kasumba but not talked about much though equally strong or even better considering the gigs she has had
    Read More ...

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    Places: Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Uganda |