David Lutalo on Friday evening (January 27) launched his top selling ‘Onsaanula’ song to thousands of his fans who filled up Hotel Africana. The prestigious HiPipo Music Awards winner for Artiste of the Year and Best Male Artiste in 2016 unveiled his latest Album titled “Onsaanuula” Album in front of a mammoth crowd.
Other artistes who performed at Lutalo’s album launch included Pallaso, Gravity Omutujju, Fille, Rema, Bobi Wine and a host of other top guns in the music industry.
“Onsaanuula” album Launch which was sponsored by Africell Uganda includes songs such as Onsaanuula, Kwasa, Sabulula, and Yamanyi among others.
Unlike other Ugandan artistes, David Lutalo has been holding his concerts in January for the past three consecutive years and have all been registered a success despite the criticism.
Lutalo was also handed Shs 5million by the head of traditional healers in Uganda, Mama Fiina on top of the Shs 80 million that he had bagged from Africell.
Lutalo will also hold other subsidiary shows in Mukono, Mbarara, Entebbe and Masaka as a countrywide album launch.
Africell’s Commercial Director Milad Khairallah said the brand will continue to sponsor leading artistes who are good models for the community. “Our 80m cash boost for Lutalo’s album launch is just the start of a long standing partnership. Africell promises to continue supporting leading artistes”
David Lutalo is also nominated in several HiPipo Music Awards 2017 categories including 'Artiste of the Year', 'Best Male Artiste', 'Best band Song' and 'Best Folk Song'.