There is excitement and fever building among contestants of the Vodafone Whats App Mania music competition as deadline for submitting entries and date for grand finale draws closer.
Over 100 contestants are getting edgy as April 7th the date for the grand finale keeps getting closer by the second with most admitting they can’t wait to get to Jazzville Bugolobi for the event that promises to be exhilarating with lots of fun.
According to the organizers, next Thursday March 24th will be the deadline for submitting entries. All Interested contestants have to do is 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.
Some 10 lucky contestants voted for by the public had a chance to tour the state -of –the art studios of Talent Africa in Nakasero although many looked very nervous and confessed to having resorted to prayers for blessings to make it to the grand finale.
The top 10 contestants will be selected by a panel of Judges comprising rapper Navio, producer Ken Daniels Kayongo, Vodafone’s critic Moses Serugo and Vodafone’s Rukh-shana Namuyimba to tussle it out at the finale.
The overall 3 winners stand a chance to win recording contract worth 20million shillings where they will record at Talent Africa and get a video shoot by Deuces Entertainment Group (DEG) alongside other goodies from Vodafone Uganda.
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.