Bobi Wine Features All Stars in New 'Corona Virus Alert' Video
9 June 2020
Friends and enemies in the Ugandan music industry have joined hands in fighting the COVID-19 pandemic that has left thousands dead across the global.
Ugandan musician cum politician Bobi Wine together with his friend and music partner Nubian Li, on March 25th released 'Corona Virus Alert', a song sensitizing people about the deadly Corona Virus.
In order to get the message to a wider fan base, the duo has rounded up a number of artistes to address the pandemic in a way that a local person will be able to understand.
He features big names in the music industry like Navio, King Saha, Moureen Nantume, Coco Finger, Feffe Busi, Kabako, Nina Roz, Mercy Bata, Daxvibes, Zex Bilangilangi, Lexzy Movers, Carol Nantongo, Karole Kasiita, Figo West, Menton Ras, Victor Kamenyo and Yung Mulo who convince people to keep a safe distance and follow the regulations by the Ministry of Health during the corona virus outbreak.
The eight-minute audio was produced by Sir Dan Magic and the video was put together by Pympah Filmz and directed by Emperor and has garnered over 25k views on YouTube in just a day.
"As we all unite to confront the Corona Virus pandemic, we decided to send this message through music and we hope it will encourage the many efforts to sensitize our people. May this edutainment brighten up your quarantine and please share so that the message reaches far and wide," Bobi Wine posted while releasing the song.