From the time artists like Jose Chameleone and Radio and Weasel were ruling the Ugandan music industry, Ugandan music has maintained its unique identity. The industry has now evolved and adapted new music styles from other parts of the world.
Ugandan music producers have managed to keep Ugandan music on the top in Africa for so long. Here is a list of the best music producers in Uganda;
1. Eno Beats
Enock Kisakye is an award-winning Ugandan music producer. He was nominated as the ‘Best producer in East Africa’ at the Afrima awards. The producer has worked with artists such as Eddy Kenzo, Bebe Cool, and Sheebah to produce hit songs.
2. Daddy Andre on The Beat
Apart from being a music producer, Daddy Andre is a singer and songwriter. His real name is Andrew Ojambo. Some of his songs include; ‘Sikukweeka’, ‘Tonelabila’, and ‘Maama Wabana/ Do’ among others. He has also worked with artists such as Bebe Cool, John Blaq, and Lydia Jazmine.
3. Nessim Pan Production
Nessim is a young Ugandan talent that has worked with artists all over Africa. He has worked with artists like Bobi Wine, Radio & Weasel, Patoranking, and Konshens to mention a few. Some of his hit songs include; ‘Superwoman’, ‘Jjangu Ondabe’ and ‘Mummy yo’ among others.
4. Dr. Fizol
Patrick Kamya, famous as Dr. Fizol is a famous Ugandan music producer. He has worked with artists such as Eddy Kenzo, Jose Chameleon, Korede Bello, Bebe Cool, Pallaso, K Switch, and Spice Diana to produce several hit songs.
Fizol has been nominated as ‘The best music producer’ on awards such as AFRIMMA awards, Hipipo, and Buzz teeniez awards.
5. Herbert Skillz
Herbert Dramuke has worked with artists all over the world. He is a talented Ugandan music producer who owns two studios, one in Uganda and the other one in the UK. He has worked with artists such as Bobi Wine, Bebe Cool, Tory Lanez, Shatta Wale, and Ed Sheeran among others.
6. Artin Pro
Born Martin Musoke, Artin producer is one of the biggest producers in the country. He has worked with many artists including; Chozen Blood, Fik Fameica, and Rickman among others. Some of the hits he produced include ‘Yaka’, ‘Kutama’, and ‘Omu bwati’ among others.
7. Diggy Baur
Diggy Baur is one of the longest-serving producers in the Ugandan industry. He has worked with artists such as Spice Diana, Chameleon, and Pallaso among others. Some of his songs include ‘Kiboko fire’ by Chameleon and Kalifha Aganaga.
8. Producer Ronnie
Ronald Matovu, famous as producer Ronnie is one of the top music producers in Uganda. He has worked with artists like Sheebah, Vinka, Chameleon, Bebe Cool, and Eddy Kenzo among others. Some of the songs he produced include; ‘Wire wire’, ‘Mateeka’, and Ssemyekozo to mention a few.
You have probably heard the words “Bomba made my beat” in some Nigerian songs. Bomba has produced songs like ‘Sharpshooter’, ‘Jjangu’, ‘Love Panic’, and ‘Yitayo Ondabeko’ among others. He has also worked with artists like Vinka, Winnie Nwagi, and Azawi to mention a few.
10. Dan Magic
Dan Magic is among the most talented Ugandan music producers. He has worked with artists such as Bobi Wine to produce several hit songs in the country.