Saturday, February 06 2016
The voting lines for the KORA awards 2015 were opened on Jan 20 and the awarding event will take place on March 20, 2016 in Windhoek, Namibia. Six Ugandan artistes were nominated and out of them, two are top female artists vying for the same category; 'Best Female Artist - East Africa.'
Irene Ntale takes on Juliana Kanyomozi as the Best East African female for their songs Kabugo and Woman respectively. BET awards nominee, Eddy Kenzo, was nominated for the Best Male-East Africa nod tussling it out with our "in-law" Diamond Platnumz.
Kenzo is nominated again in the 'Best Video' category for his Zigido song which will be facing off with Jose Chameleone's Wale Wale video.
Sir Mathias Walukagga makes it to the nomination list in the category of Best Traditional Male Artist. Bebe Cool's Go Mama album is nominated in the Best Album category.
To vote for your artist, SMS the code to +248984000. Juliana's code is KORA 20, Walukagga KORA 69, Irene Ntale KORA 24, Bebe Cool KORA 145, Kenzo KORA15. KORA 141 and last but not least, Jose Chameleone KORA 140.
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