The Rising Star Awards were held on October 4th at Club La’Bonita and the colorful event saw many upcoming and rooky stars walk away with awards.
The awards are organized to recognize the effort of mostly young and upcoming artists as well as a few established ones in various categories throughout the year.
Now the organizers of the award are organizing something special for the fans. It will be an end of year party and concert. The night that will also double as meet and greet party for Nominees, Winners and fans is scheduled to have some serious performances on Friday December 5th at Club Cyclone. Irene Ntale melody (of the ‘Nkoleki’ fame) Ziza Bafana, Santana among others are expected to feature in a fun-filled night.
The organizers are planning to include some dance crews, comedy and DJ categories for next year to broaden the categories. This year’s Awards were organized by Rising Star Media & Limitless Production and sponsored by CELEBRITY BUZZ, NBS, WBS, CLUB BEER & SMS ONE among others
Entry fee for the night out is set at 20,000/= and doors open from 8:00PM till late.
FULL LIST OF WINNERS
- Outstanding Breakthrough Rookie Artist – Melody
2. Best Rising Star Musician on social Media – ID Twins
3. Best Rising Star Band song-David Lutalo – Akantu
4. Best Rising star Zouk song /artist – Daniel Kaweesa
5. Best Rising Star Song-Sitya Loss – Eddy Kenzo
6. Best Rising star stage performance – Gravity Omutujju
7. Best Rising RnB Song- RADIO – Neera Neera
8. Uganda’s Most Supportive TV Station for Artists /Musician – NBS
9. Best Rising Star Video – Sitya Loss – Eddy Kenzo
10. Best Rising Star Audio Producer – Ronnie Power Records
11. Best Male Rising Artist – Pallaso
12. Diaspora Favorite Artist – Ang3lina
13. Uganda’s Most Impressive Rapper – 4GB
14. Best Female Rising Artist – Irene Ntale
15. Best Dancehall / Ragga – Ziza Bafana
16. Uganda’s most Social, Informative & Entertainment Site – Big Eye Uganda
17. Best Rising star Video Producer – Jah Live
18. Best Upcoming Gospel – Levixone
19. Best Production Artists Label/Group – Gagamel International
20. UGANDA’S Most Internationally Recognized Icon/ICONIC ARTIST – Radio & Weasel
21. Best Collaboration 2014 -Maro ft David Lutalo – Mubbi Bubbi
22. Uganda’s Gretest Rising Duo – Akay & Bakri
23. Best Ugandan Lugaflow Artist – Santana