Tag : Uganda music reviews

Song Review: Still Standing by Cindy. Oh, Just A Weak Standpoint!

“Still Standing” -a strong song title! The expectation is really high when you have such strong language for a title. You would expect high energy, a braggart approval of your current standpoint and most importantly stinging lyrics rubbing your success…

May 2, 2016

Music Review: “Ndolelele” Mbale Artists Teach Kampala How Its Done.

Its not coffee. Its not Nandala Mafabi. Its not Mt. Elgon. Its not Imbalu. Its Byg Ben and Sharon Sento. Yes, these guys are now the official face of Mbale town. They rise up the dust coated buildings and towering…

April 29, 2016

Song Review: Ndiwanjawulo by Sheebah.

By Hood Moses Abeka My favourite Sheebah song so far. This song has a refreshing appeal. Sheebah’s simplicity and finely woven lyrics drives the message soothingly. The song opens with energetic pulsations before relaxed sounds of a wind instrument wafts…

April 25, 2016

Song Review: Irene Ntale Brings Back Her Beautiful Past In “Sembera”

By Hood Moses Abeka Like honey pouring on wet rose petals, Irene Ntale’s sweet voice tickles the soul on this charming tune. “Sembera” is mature sound laced with deeply thought heart warming lyrics from the start to the finish. The…

April 21, 2016

Lent Meditation: Abite Bikute by Dr. Hilderman

“Everyday I pray to the Almighty/ To give me a better day/ Abite bikute” This award winning song is soul refreshing. On a soft background, the singer croons on and on as he raises his hands to the Lord. Dr. Hilderman…

March 17, 2016

Lent Meditation: Prophesy (This Year) by Exodus.

“I hear the voice in the city I hear the voice of the prophet I see the times are changing. I see the captives breaking free Let my people Go! Go! Go!” Yes!! Exodus employed deeply spiritual lyrics drawn from…

March 14, 2016

Lent Meditation: Sooka Osabe by Jamal

By mysterious powers, we rise from sleep each day. Daylight washed out the darkness of night. We are handed not just another set of hours but a gift to make our lives count. Sooka Osabe is a song that calls for…

March 3, 2016

Lent Meditation: Komawo Eka by Pastor Wilson Bugembe

Come ye weary and find rest! The Lord calls unto you to come home. Pastor Wilson wove a classic gospel tune with this song. Komawo Eka is that song that calls out for all those the world has judged as…

March 3, 2016

ALBUM REVIEW: “Hip Hop Boot Camp Music Vol. 3” by various start-up rappers

This Hiphop Boot Camp is one of the activities under Youth & Hiphop Project, a youth initiative run by Bayimba Foundation and supported by the Royal Danish Embassy in Kampala and Center for Culture & Development. The youth project has…

March 2, 2016

Politics And Music: Which Campaign Song Do We Rate Best?

The curtain has fallen. The stage is left for the audience, the voters to finally finish the job. Who rocked? Who flopped? Which campaign song was worth the hype and which candidate got a raw deal. Let’s see. Best Campaign…

February 17, 2016