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UG Hip-Hop Awards 2017: Here’s the full list of nominees

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Ninja C accepting an award at the Ug Hip Hop Awards 2016

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The UG Hip-Hop Awards 2017 nominees have been unveiled. Check out the full list of nominees below:

Male Rapper Of the Year

•Pryce Teeba
•Mun*G
•Fefe Busi
•Byg Ben
•Gravity

Female Rapper Of The Year

•Fasie
•MC Yallah
•Shirley May
•Ninja C
•Malika

Album Of The Year

•African Childhood Stories – K.S.L
•Last Breed – Mickey Solo
•Something From Nothing – 92XL
•Tutambula Na Bitambula – Bigsam

Song Of The Year

•Bust A Shot – The Mith ft. Nutty Neithan
•Mpambana – MC Yallah
•Bobi Wine – Pryce Teeba
•Zagwa – Amani Amanigger
•Buli Kiro – Play01 & J-Wats

Producer Of The Year

•Baru
•Nase Avatar
•Aethan
•Josh SB
•Simon Elly

Inspirational Song Of The Year

•Power – Mal-X
•I Pray – Brooks
•Kyendiba – NTM
•Buwanguzi – Fenrico Lugga
•My Jesus – Derrick Tha Priest

Video Of The Year

•Rather Be With You – Atlas Da African
•God DNA – Josh SB ft. Ruyonga
•Vuqa Cypher
•Kuba Engalo – Jora MC
•Rider – Navio

Collaboration Of The Year

•Vuqa Cypher
•On The Wings – Mal-X, Suspekt & Agee
•Uhangosasa – Byg Ben & Keko
•Mudaala – Aethan, Tucker, Keko, JB
•Nvuga Kampala (rmx) – Pryce, Delboy, Play01, Mickey Solo, Habo, Flex D’Paper

Mixtape Of The Year

•Not For Sale – Flex D’Paper
•Xtension – Lagum
•Blind Faith Mixtape – Opu KobokoBoy
•Bunyoro Ha Map – Crazie Wispa
•Rap Holds A Fascination- Stylus

Lyricist Of The Year

•Brooks – I Pray
•St. Nellysade – 2016 Rap Up
•Suspekt- Finally Found
•Stylus – New Level New Devils
•Keya Nemesis – Bad

Sweet 16 (Verse Of The Year)

•Nvuga Kampala – Play01
•6am in Nairobi – Flex D’Paper
•Vuqa Cypher – TimothyCODE
•Shabba (rmx) – Tucker HD
•Lens On – Barna

Rookie Of The Year

•Fik Fameika
•Lagum
•J-Watts
•K.S.L
•JK Lubanto

Diaspora Rapper Of The Year

•J Baller
•L.I
•Double S
•Strap
•Papastone

Central Rapper Of The Year

•Keya Nemesis
•Fik Fameika
•Da Agent
•Fefe Bussi
•St. Nellysade

Northern Rapper Of The Year

•Opu Kobokoboy
•Gbaraspoken
•MC Wang Jok
•Ken Lee
•Toobi Smallz

Eastern Rapper Of The Year

•Pyramid MC
•1Rail
•Buka Chimey
•Benjamin Prince
•Leumas

Western Rapper Of The Year

•Amani Amanigger
•T-Bro
•Crazie Wispa
•Slenda MC
•Trigga Trigga

Rap Fusion Of The Year

•Big Bumpa – Kemishan & Mun*G
•Can’t Put Me Down – St. Nellysade & Nutty Neithan
•Tumunonye – Navio
•Kapanka – Bantu Clan
•Someday – Phila & Radney

Deejay Of The Year

•DJ Crim
•Tha Dropout
•DJ Slugface
•DJ Slaughter Elly
•DJ Cacie

Media Personality Of The Year

•Mr. Skillz (XFM)
•Stephan (Sanyu FM)
•Toni Blayze (Magic FM)
•Forever MC (Magic One TV)
•Byg Kahuna (Hot 100FM)

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Photos: UG Pineapple Comedy Tour comes to an end

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The UG Pineapple Comedy tour came to an end on Friday with a show stopping comedy experience at Laftaz lounge, Centenary Park in Kampala. By 8pm, Laftaz was filled with revellers ready to catch some rib cracking jokes from a host of comedians including Teacher Mpamire, Dolibondo, Optional Allan, Madrat and Chico and Amooti Omubalanguzi among others.

At the entrance to the comedy show, free cocktails and shots of the Pineapple flavour were handed out to the enthusiastic revelers who waited for Uganda’s biggest comedians. The UG Pineapple lounge was a good place to stop and have a sunshine pineapple experience with the new UG flavour.

Comedy is only an addition to this Uganda’s biggest export and helps to bring fans together. Comedy at Laftaz’s gave the comedians a chance to showcase their improved talent. While new kids like Optional Allan are coming into the industry with promising talent, older comedians like Napoleon Emma who were flat in the yesteryears are now an improvement and their delivery of jokes is superb.

Dolibondo has never found it hard to make people laugh and he did not disappoint. Amooti on the other hand is still as funny as ever. He has incorporated music into his set and this has only spiced up and improved his stage performance. Madrat and Chico are also steadily researching and learning how to turn normal everyday life into a pack of jokes.

The show was crowned with a performance from the biggest male musician on the scene today, King Saha who perfornced his best hits, Biri Biri and Very well, among others.

Here are some photos from the event.

UG Pineapple comedy tour finale at Laftaz Lounge

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Quiz Nights take over Uganda’s nightlife

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A reveler celebrates after answering correctly one of the trivia questions.

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For months now, club goers around Kampala have been experiencing a new wave of fun when they hit their favourite hangout spots thanks to the ongoing Tusker Malt quiz nights that have taken center stage in most city hangouts.

The quiz nights have been going on in bars such Bay Lounge, Lugogo Bypass, The Gardens in Najjera, Peacock (Luganda) on Tuesday’s, Valhalla on Lumumba Avenue, Moto Moto Gaba on Wednesdays, Trends Lounge Bugolobi and Arena 1 sports bar in Kisementi on Thursdays, Dons Club Kampala Road and the Cloud Lounge Capital Shoppers Ntinda on Friday and last but not least Monalisa Club in Kabusu doing the Luganda every Sunday.

Friday night was not any different as revelers at Club Dons and Cloud were treated to a fun night full of tricky questions, music and a lot of cold beers as they danced the night away welcoming in the weekend.

Luganda quiz that’s dubbed “MBUULIRA NE TUSKER MALT LAGER” which happens every Friday at Dons left revelers in awe as most struggled to answer the fun tricky questions with the rest cheering.

“Quiz nights is a way for people to unwind from the day’s hard work and just have a good time. What better way to do it than with a fun quiz, company of good friends and a cold Tusker Malt beer,” Estella Muzito head of beer at Uganda Breweries Limited.

Revelers get the chance to answer fun trick questions in teams of four to five people in a total of four rounds with each round marked by the quiz master. At the end of the four rounds, the winning team gets to walk away with goodies from Tusker Malt.

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Voltage Music duo wins Viewer’s choice award on Urban TV

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The Voltage Music duo of Kent and Flosso have won the Artist of the month of October from Urban TV.

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The duo released “Byafaayo,” and within two weeks, the song has become a monster hit in clubs, radio and TV.

Winning this accolade wasn’t trivial. The “Overdose” stars had to wrestle and beat Beenie Gunter, B2C as well as A-Pass – a known Twitter master to clinch the price.

Urban TV announced the winner in congratulatory message on their twitter handle. In response, Kent and Flosso thanked Urban TV and their fans for voting.

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