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Misuseera Ssegamwenge

Misuseera Ssegamwenge

This year’s Bayimba International Festival will again feature, in line with a tradition that started back in 2012, seasoned Kadongo Kamu musicians. Matia Kakumirizi, Hadijah Namale and Misuseera Ssegamwenge will grace this year’s stage.
Prince Misuseera Ssegamwenge, born in 1945 is one of the pioneers of Kadongo Kamu. He had an impact on the whole of East Africa after independence with his first album recorded at Radio Uganda studios in 1969. Some of his popular songs include Ensi Tegulwa, Obukadde Magezi, Omuliirano Ogwobujja, Ebyedda bisasika, Ssekono Tawanyizika, Bamugamba ng’anyooma, Akusigula takugula, and Kyusa kumpisa. Prince Misuseera Ssegamwenge has recorded 120 songs to date.