BY Gloria Nakiyimba
Capital Radio has injected millions of shillings in the upcoming concert of singer Tugume Wycliff aka YKEE BENDA due on the 29th March at Serena Hotel. Speaking after signing a partnership agreement with the “Capital Radio Chief Executive Officer Peter Jackson Mungoma says this is to help promote young artist on the block like Ykee
Capital radio is giving the singer an advertising package worth 100 million shillings.
Capital radio has always supported Ugandan artists, and excited to be working once again with YKBENDA.
“Capital FM has been supporting Ugandan Music for the last 25 years. And over the years we’ve seen several artists grow and develop, have grown into international artists and all play different genres of music. But Ykee Benda, his music is particularly special because it speakes about the Ugandan society, it speaks about the everyday life” said Mungoma
On the 30 Ykee Benda will entertain his fans at Mukono Sate light beach and will have another concert at Freedom city on the 31 of this month.
Ykee Benda is famous for hits such “Farmer” and “Ssinga” which you can always listen to when you tune in to Capital FM.
“This career began about three years ago, and Capital, has been right there with YKEE BENDA. I am very excited to tell the world that I have one of the best partners on board that is Capital FM” Benda told this reporter.
He is promising to give his fans a great performance at the concert “Thank you so much for the love, I can’t wait to see you, what I have prepared for you, you won’t see coming. I am really ready for you Uganda”.
“You all know how famous his music is, songs like farmer, songs like Ssinga and many others you’ll get to listen to at the concert” CEO added.
Ykee Benda applauded Capital radio for supporting his musical career “When I started out my music, this was the radio I came to; you know to share my music first. And It’s been love, it’s been support all the way, it’s exciting. They’ve stood up for me every time , and I can’t wait for what’s gonna happen because when Capital is on board, Ykee Benda is gonna blow”.
The station’s Promotion coordination John Paul Mugwanya says Ykee Benda is a brand that is worth the support of Capital FM.
“Ykee Benda has provided the content that we believe is our priority, because we are musical station. Ykee Benda has supported Capital radio in most of our promotions; he has supported the brand and its one of the reasons we came through to support him to see him grow bigger and better” said Mugwanya