Richy Kaweesa has been nominated for the Prix Decouvertes/2014 RFI Discoveries Award.
Richy is a talented, soulful singer, songwriter, guitarist and pianist. His career began in 2009, when he won the MTV (MAMA) My Video Award and shortly after released his first single ‘Missing You’ followed by ‘Mama’, ‘Victorious’, ‘Will You Dance’ and several other songs. He also worked on collaborations with Ruyonga and Navio among others.
The RFI award is an opportunity to promote new musical talents from Africa. The past winners include Maurice Kirya (Uganda), Awadi (Senegal), Amadou and Mariam (Mali),
Tiken Jah Fakoly (Ivory Coast).
Voting ends on October 30, so please let’s help him win. To vote for Richy Kawesa, go to www.prixdecouvertes.com/en/vote