Wycliffe Tugume commonly referred to as Ykee Benda has landed himself a mega-deal with one of Uganda’s leading banks according to confirmed sources. At a time when several artists are struggling, the songwriter and musician is bagging ambassador roles left and right.
Ykee’s vocal and lyrical prowess has gained him quite the attention on both the local and international scene. The songwriter is no doubt a genius when it comes to crafting the right message to his audience.
The Banange singer revealed as he announced the release dates for one of his latest albums that he will be marking six years in the music industry in September.
According to our source, the decision to single out Tugume for this role was attributed mainly to his reputation and undisputed popularity in the country. “We strongly believe that Ykee Benda will speak to the audiences we intend to reach.” the source revealed.
Currently, such partnerships are the Holy Grail for most artists who have been struggling for close to two years since the pandemic greatly hit their source of income. Artists like Ykee Benda have had to put in a lot of work in their brand reputation. Through several digital platforms, most of these artists have remained relevant
Efforts to get a comment on this new development were futile as the musician preferred to reserve his comment till the official announcements are made.