UG Connect Concert featuring 20 artists for 52 weeks
By Michael Nampala 17 July 2021 8:30am EAT
The Uganda National Cultural Center (UNCC) in partnership with Next Media to bring you the biggest Uganda Connect Virtual Concert live on NBS TV under the hashtag #UGConnectConcert that starts today (July 17).
UG Connect Concert - Winnie Nwagi, Spice Diana, Azawi and B2C are some of the artists to look out for on the first show
The online concert will have 20 artists every Saturday for the next 52 weeks. Comedians and DJs will equally be entertaining guests that will be watching in the comfort of their living rooms and smartphones.
The show that kicks off at 4:00pm and end at 7:00pm will see some of these artists perform;
Sandra Suubi, Vyper Ranking, Nakis, Titus Vibes, Bettinah Namukasa, Rachel Namiiro, Willy Mukabya, Ezzy, Azawi, Winnie Nwagi, Spice Diana and B2C.
MC Kats will be the host.
"Musicians will not perform for free at the #UgConnectConcert. They’ll be paid a certain amount depending on some terms. Also, we have been working on making sure that they get letters that’d enable them to travel and come for the concert," veteran musician Halima Namakula said.