Promoter Musa

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Musa Makanga, professionally known as Promoter Musa, is a Ugandan music promoter and artist.[1][2][3][4] He started his career at the age of 17 as an online music promoter. In 2019, Promoter Musa professionally started doing music as an artist and released his debut singles “Dem Fi Know” and “Onkuba”.

In 2020, He released his debut EP “The Beginning Of My Journey” which features other Ugandan musicians.

On 28 May 2021, Promoter Musa released a single titled "Mama Sita", featuring Tanzanian-born Irish musician Mayestron. The song hit 1 Million streams in a period of three weeks on Audiomack from the date of its release and became the first song to reach that milestone in Uganda.

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Promoter Musa in 2021
Background information
Birth name Musa Makanga
Born 24 July 1999 (1999-07-24) (age 22)
Kampala, Uganda
Occupations
  • Promoter
  • artist
  • Internet entrepreneur
  • digital marketer
Years active 2017–present
Labels
Website promotermusa.com

Early life

Promoter Musa was born in 1999 in Kampala, Uganda. He grew up in Bwondha, Mayuge district where he was raised by his mother. Promoter Musa attended Jereth nursery and primary school for his primary level and Equator collage school for his secondary level.

Career

He started his career at the age of 17 as an online music promoter. In 2019, Promoter Musa professionally started doing music as an artist and released his debut singles “Dem Fi Know” and “Onkuba”. In 2020, He released his debut EP “The Beginning Of My Journey” which features other Ugandan musicians.

On 28 May 2021, Promoter Musa released a single titled “Mama Sita”, featuring Tanzanian-born Irish musician Mayestron[5]. The song hit 1 Million streams[6] in a period of three weeks on Audiomack from the date of its release and became the first song to reach that milestone in Uganda. On 23 August 2021, Promoter Musa broke a record by becoming the first Ugandan artist to achieve 2 Million streams on Audiomack. This milestone becomes one of his greatest accomplishment as an artist in Uganda.

The multi-talented artist and promoter is set to release his second EP in 2022.

Discography

Album

Album Title Album Details
The Beginning Of My Journey: The EP
  • Released: 27 April 2020
  • Label: PM Music Publishing Ltd
  • Formats: Digital download
Songs Released
Song Title Year Writer Producer Type
Dem Fi Know [feat. Fm Kid] 2019 Fm Kid / Promoter Musa Rejah Karanja Nelson / Eros Beats The Beginning Of My Journey
Onkuba (Remix) [feat. Master G UG] 2019 Master G UG Spot The Beginning Of My Journey
Dem Fi Know (Extended) [feat. Fm Kid] 2020 Fm Kid / Promoter Musa Rejah Karanja Nelson / Eros Beats The Beginning Of My Journey
Bwowulira (Remix) [feat. Master G UG] 2020 Master G UG Gift Pan Production The Beginning Of My Journey
Likkle (feat. Kvan) 2020 Kvan " The Beginning Of My Journey
Mama Sita (feat. Mayestron) 2021 Mayestron Herbert Skillz Single
One More Tyme (with. Kasi3) 2021 Kasi3 Well Done King / Herbert Skillz Single
Tonight (feat. Mcsan Mr Finelines) 2021 Mcsan One Blessing Single

Awards and nominations

He has a total of 2 nominations:

Year Awards ceremony Award description(s) Results Ref
2019 Hi Skool Awards Music Promoter Of The Year Template:Nom [7]
2019 Starqt Awards Supportive Gentleman Of The Year Template:Nom [8]

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