By Jane Nambi
Konshens and Alaine are arriving in Uganda today ahead of their concert on Friday 23, 2013.
They are to land in the country tonight at Entebbe International Airport. “The two artistes are so excited about performing for the Ugandan crowds,” said Davis Lukwago of Llolypop, the concert promoters. Konshens will be the first to arrive at 10:00pm aboard a Turkish Airlines flight and Alaine Laughton will arrive four hours later.
Konshesns will launch a book drive for the students of Kololo SS where is going to donate books and other scholastic materials. “I want to say thanks to everyone in the S and Jamaica who donated to my book drive for the students of Kololo Senior Secondary in Uganda. I appreciate it and i know the students will too,” Konshens said in a press release.
The Gyal a Bubble singer had a successful show amidst several unsuccessful shows ranging from big artistes like Sean Paul and Sisqo. He made a documentary out of the concert and trip which was also supposed to mark the country’s golden jubilee.
This will be Alaine’s first time in Uganda but her hit songs like You Are Me, Spin Me, All or Nothing and No Ordinary Love are popular with the Ugandan crowd.
Concert tickets cost 25,000sh for silver and 75,000sh for VIP and they are going on sale today.