The gospel music industry in Uganda continues to grow by leaps and bounds, giving urban contemporary secular music a run for its money.
A music duo of Ritah Awesome Buguzi and Samuel Abinsinguza (Samie Smilz), aka “AweSam” is set to be officially unleashed on the music by 104.1 Power FM on Friday.
The much anticipated music do will be held at Watoto Church Central (downtown), in the middle of Uganda’s capital, Kampala.
Ritah identifies as a Worship leader, singer and songwriter based in Kampala with special interest in contemporary Christian musician.
The property manager has been nominated thrice by the VIGA Gospel Awards organisers. The nominations include; ‘Female artist of the year’, ‘My Daddy’ song was nominated for best inspirational theme song of the year while ‘Me Love’ was nominated in the category of ‘Best Techno House Rock song of the Year.’
According to a local news site, Awesome believes that leading worship in churches and at youth fellowships is her divine calling.
A song writer, Samie is a graduate of Makerere University where he received his Bachelor of Science in Software Engineering.
Halleluyah, Addicted, I Belong and Wampangula are some of his gospel hits off his 2016 album, B.O.L.D.