She has won many awards and has been very successful in the music industry and now sensational gospel singer Judith Babirye is preparing for a mega concert slated for 30th May 2014. The concert dubbed as ‘Webaale Concert’, will be Judith Babirye’s second one held at Kampala Serena Hotel. The much feared Serena is usually a reserve venue for international artists and Jazz festivals. However the likes of Juliana Kanyomozi, Isaiah Katumwa and Maurice Kirya have pulled it off from there with massive attendances.
The ‘Mama’ singer will this time be thanking her loyal fans and partners for supporting her through her long and successful music career in the gospel music industry as she embarks on a new journey into politics. She will be contesting for the Buikwe district woman MP seat in Eastern Uganda come 2016 and is also tipped by many for a ministerial post if all goes well. During the presidential campaigns, it is reported that, she flew with the president in his chopper for a week and later had a private dinner with the first lady at her country home. They must have discussed some strategists for 2016 that time.
The concert that is being organized by Buzz events is expected to attract a massive crowd of gospel music lovers and kicks off at 6:00PM. Babirye has lined up a number of big artists to accompany her at the do. Among them is guitarist Myko Ouma.
Judith Babirye who started her music career way back in 1992 in senior one is a talented music writer, singer, pastor and inspirational speaker. She released her debut album Wambatira, the same year she graduated from Makerere University. She however shot to prominence with her ‘Beera nange’ hit song that rocked the airwaves for years even without many people knowing the person behind the reggae song. The song was played everywhere in churches and night clubs, on Radio, on TV and in parties as it won awards and received national recognition
Entrance fee for the concert will be 150,000 Shillings. However fans stand a chance of winning free tickets by simply Downloading ‘Maama’ as a ‘caller ringback tune. For those on Airtel send 2517520 to 157 Those who use MTN first send JOIN to 170 then 5065244 to 170 while On Orange send 50386 to 157