Just after being revealed as Uganda’s new Tourism brand ambassador by the State Minister for Tourism Hon. Godfrey Kiwanda Suubi On September 1st, Singer Eddy Kenzo is on cloud 9 again. Uganda’s BET Award winner Eddy Kenzo (born Ediirisa Musuuza) is yet to lift the Ugandan Flag internationally in the forthcoming Europe’s biggest urban music beach festival dubbed Afro Nation Portugal 2021 once again taking place over Portugal’s beautiful Praia da Rocha beach in July 2021.
Afro Nation is returning after a year off and the event will once again bring its huge lineup of hip-hop, Afrobeats, dancehall,R&B and bashment to the sunny Portuguese coast. Pre-sale tickets to Afro Nation Portugal 2021 will be going on sale at 9am on Thursday 3rd September, 2020.
The event will start on Thursday, 01 July, 2021 to Saturday, 03July, 2021 at Praia da Rocha, Portugal.
Afro Nation will be featured by various high profile and international musicians namely, 2Baba, Afro B, Bamby & Jahyanai, Beanie Man, Boj Br3nya, Burna Boy, Davido, Chris Brown, Chronnixx, Diamond Platnumz among others.
In a presser, the Ugandan dancehall and AfroPop musician revealed his dream “It’s an opportunity to continue with what I have been doing in my music, this has always been my dream to promote Uganda worldwide. I think this is the time to use my brand to lift Uganda.” Kenzo is one of Uganda’s high profile artists who have elevated the Ugandan Flag internationally through music. The Big Talent Entertainment Boss received his international attention in 2014 after releasing his single “Sitya Loss” with an accompanying viral video that featured the Ghetto Kids.
The songster has won numerous national and international awards including a Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Award in 2018, the first Ugandan BET Award winner in 2015, Pearl of Africa Music Awards in 2011, HiPipo Music Awards in 2015, All Africa Music Awards in 2016, Zanzibar International Film Festival in 2017, TUMA Music Awards in 2017, International Reggae and World Music Awards in 2018, Africa Muzik Magazine Awards 2018 and multiple nominations. Kudos to our own Eddy Kenzo !