The Vodafone exciting WhatsApp mania competition has reached an interesting stage where the competition is getting stiffer and also more entertaining and fun as 12 lucky contestants were voted by the public to tour the new state-of-the-art studios of Talent Africa international.
The WhatApp- based music completion which was launched to the public on 28th January 2016 aimed at giving Ugandans a chance to kick-start their music careers and become global music superstars.
The twelve lucky contestants voted by the public will tomorrow tour the new Talent Africa studios ahead of the grand finale slated for April 7th at Jazzville in Bugolobi. They include; Kisakye Elijah, Ashley Gold, Real Alpha Music, Sinead Mulumba, Address K, Tumuhairwe Derrick, Mc Young Wizy, Leonardho Moka, Kenneth Robert, Oloya Joel, Winnie Kisa Nakabanda, and Catherine Hellen K. Nakiwala.
The competition which requires interested contestants to purchase and load a Vodafone power bundle of any amount or buy any mobile device from any of the Vodafone stores or outlets, to compose and record either a video and audio song using their phones and then submit them to WhatsApp number 0723000500.
The overall winners to be decided by judges multiple award-winning Ugandan Hip Hop artiste Navio (Daniel Kigozi), Ken Daniels Kayongo, a renowned music producer and Swahili Nation singer, plus Moses Serugo, a seasoned critique of the Arts and Rukh-Shana Namuyimba, the communications manager at Vodafone Uganda will walk away with recording contracts and branded Vodafone goodies.
The overall 3 winners will win themselves recording contract worth 20million where they will record audios from Talent Africa a leading 360 entertainment company in East Africa, and video from Deuces Entertainment Group (DEG) alongside other goodies from main sponsors Vodafone.
The competition is still on-going and the public still has an opportunity to vote the best entries online via whatsappmania.vodafone.co.ug/ and thus be a part of the discovery of Uganda’s next music icon. The deadline for submission is 5:00pm 24th March 2016.