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Ykee Benda To Perform At Russia World Cup Opening

Another Good News to our own Music Industry, Singer Ykee Benda has been confirmed as one of the artists to perform during the World Cup 2018 opening. The 2018 World Cup will be in Russia starting 14th June 2018.

The ‘Kyonkola’ Singer has been chosen among the few African stars that will stir up the world stage and this is a great chance for the him to share a stage with big names across the globe. These include Bongo Flava Singer and dancer Diamond Platinumz from Tanzania, Sami Dan from Ethiopia and Liza James from Mozambique.

What Ykee Benda’s Said About the Offer.

The all smiles Ykee confirmed the reports before adding on how it’s unbelievable to him since it was’nt even among the few dreams he had.

I am humbled, can’t believe music is taking me this far, It is a great achievement for Ugandan music industry if young artistes like me are achieving such opportunities ” Ykee Benda Commented

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Meanwhile, this is not the first time for Ugandans to perform at Aworld Cup tournaments. ‘Mateeka’ singer and Leone Island Boss, Jose Chameleone also featured on the World Cup anthem and performed at the 2010 tournament in South Africa together with international stars to mention but a few, Kelly Rowland, Shakira and Wyclef Jean.

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Written by Kalema Lawrence

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