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You’re not our target audience – BET to East Africa

Kenzo eddy

Last week, Black Entertainment Television commonly known as BET, announced the nominees for this year’s BET Awards. As imagined, Africans were looking out for Best International act Africa category that has been around since2011. It should be noted that when the category was first introduced in 2010 though then, it …

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Sheebah, Nwagi benefit from Tubonga Nawe drama

Sheebah

In October 2015, an all-star cast of artistes Bebe Cool, Chameleone, Radio and Weasel and Rema among others came together and recorded a song endorsing the NRM candidate and current president Yoweri Museveni as the best choice for the 2016 elections.Of course the public would react, calling them money minded, …

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Top ten local albums of 2015

As you may know by now, this year’s edition of the HiPipo Awards is on this weekend, to get you in the mood, from the cluster of albums like Go Mama by Bebe Cool, Power by Navio, Sounds of Ali by Naira Ali, Mwooyo by Maurice Kirya, something by one …

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MTV MAMAs, they should have known better

Uganda’s Bebe Cool talks to a journalist Last week, the MTV MAMAs were the talk, down in Durban. Lots of stars coming together, the bling, showing off and selfies – these boys almost overshadowed the ongoing Durban International Film Festival.Then we got to the event it’s self – I can’t …

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Maisha magic was a scam

Maisha magic is closing at the end of March, just a few months after it came on air!!!!It was all rosy when it was launched in August last year; the promise was that the TV was going to be an answer to the very famous Africa Magic.It was a chance …

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Why you should attend a festival this year

Every year, on December 31, people look up to the sky as they wait for it to clock 12am; you know that announces the New Year. There, they make resolutions usually based on things they would like to see change in their lives.Resolutions have always been about becoming healthier, working …

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Why Bebe’s Everywhere I Go is not yet here

With a few days to Christmas, Bebe Cool took to his Facebook page to wish his fans happy holidays, he asked them not to drink and drive because that would prevent them from getting into 2015.He wasn’t yet done.He noted that it was because of that reason that he would …

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Kwivuga ensures the future of poetry industry

Funny girl Ann Kansiime tries out singing Kwivuga made its way to the social scene in 2012 and ever since, the poetry and comedy event has made Gato Mato, along Bandali Rise in Bugolobi the place to be every last Thursday of the month. February 27th, was that day, the …

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Africans may eat big at the Oscars this weekend

The Oscars hosted by comedian Ellen Degeneres will air tomorrow and as you may know, predictions are already going on, as you may know, this year for the first time ever, three African actors are in the run for three converted accolades.They are not facing each other in any, which …

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