The Mixtape party happened last Saturday at Laftaz Swimming pool. A lot of Djs and musicians were there to represent. The night that pulled out a massive crowd, was aimed at launching the annual mixtape by Dj Roja and Dj Slick Stuart.
By around 9:00pm, the turntables were being graced by Dj Nimrod of Galaxy FM who spun the revelers wild with music from all genres. He was later replaced by the expatriate Dj Crisio playing house and pop music. Several other Djs spun the wheels of steel as performances from some artistes like Lydia Jazmine, Pallaso and some comedians were going on.
The event was old out and by 11:00pm, all sections of the event were full ie Laftaz bar, pool area and Kay club. This gave the performers of the night more hype. Several sponsors were there including Kagwirawo Sports Betting, MTN, Smirnoff, Silk Events, Galaxy Fm, Kadanke Events and Power Horse. MTN also bought more than 1,000 Mixtapes to give away on their campaigns and events.
Dj Slick Stuart and Dj Roja arrived at 10:30pm and that’s when the crowd went crazy with excitement as they showcased the music quality contained in their mixtape for this year. They played a combination of Dancehall, old school Ugandan music, RnB, Hip Hop and many other genres. The night had several emcees that spiced up the mixes and these included Dj Mark, Maddox Ssematimba, Mc Isaac, Mr Mosh, Mc Kats, Mc Esco and VJ Jingo.
Performances were not in scarcity because several artistes made appearances on stage including Vampino, Maro, Yung Mulo, Aziz Azion, Party Pipo, Myko Ouma, Levixone, Feffe Bussi, APass and many more. The biggest performance of all was by dancehall star APass who drove fans crazy with songs like Tuli Kubigere, Love Infection, Memories and Mutuwulira featuring Djs Slick Stuart and Roja. The Mixtape party ended at around 1:30 am and the party went on nonstop till late.