Apio Moro is a young Ugandan performing artist. Born to artistic parents in the teaching profession, in Tororo the land of the great rock of eastern Uganda, she sings and writes in Japadhola with a touch of English. Her sound features soulful sounds that immediately draw you into her world guided by a very strong Luo-accented voice, telling stories from her society and life.Down to earth as she maybe, she believes her purpose in life is “…to tell people to NOT be afraid to live.’ This Lou woman also believes we should be born, find our purpose and deliver on that purpose. She was drawn to music even as a child and was never afraid of the criticism that came with it.
Apio has performed on Pearl Rythm activation nights ,one of the shows that started her 2017 rolling was Akadope, then she did Blankets and wine on the 30th,April,2017. Two weeks after B&W performance, she launched an EP titled “Chuny Adech” which simply means Half my Soul, where she performed most of the songs on her first album “Chuny”, and will be performing at Pearl Rythm festval in October 2017.Her music has a touch of hip-hop,RnB/Soul,and alittle rock fire all into one pan, in her Language and alittle English,all written and composed by her with the help of a few friends Ronnie Bukenya,Mukuki Sam and Mugote Timothy. Although,like several artists, Apio prefers to do Music on her terms with no tags to it. To most it’s Afro Soul….