The Elly Wamala All Star tribute which will be held tonight is set to attract several socialites and A- listers across the country.
The concert, which is to honor a decade since the artiste’s passing and honor of his illustrious musical career, is the talk of town with many fans fearing to miss out.
The celebration concert which takes place tonight December 12, at Serena Hotel on is sponsored by Nile Special.
During the launch of the ten year tribute project, Ms. Lydia Wamala who was speaking on behalf of the Elly Wamala Estate revealed that the concert is a climax of a ten year tribute project. The project has ridden on the success of the renditions of the legend’s popular hits some of which are already enjoying considerable airplay.
“Over the time period of this project, we have worked with the biggest contemporary music producers and artistes in Uganda. This is a celebration of Wamala’s lifelong commitment to knowledge gathering and sharing, which, he mainly did through his songs,” said Ms. Wamala who also commended Nile Special for the support towards the organization of the concert.
The Nile Special brand manager Timothy Kayondo stated that; “This concert is a toast to a true champion. Elly Wamala was a musician of distinguished qualities, a fact that earned him several awards during his career. This resonates well with Nile Special. The brand has also won several international awards over the period of 50-years.”
With Afrigo Band, Radio and Weasel, Mesach Semakula, Bobi Wine, Irene Ntale and Rema Namakula among others set to perform tonight, the tribute is bound to be a major success.