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Is Eddy Kenzo Better than Philly Bongoley Lutaaya?

 There's has been a heavy Debate on Uganda Twitter on Who of the two Legends is Greater.

Below is a summarized Analogy of the two Ugandan Artists.

Philly Bongoley Lutaaya and Eddy Kenzo

Eddy Kenzo

Founder and member of Big Talent Entertainment the only BET Award Winner in East Africa, Edrisah Musuuza, often known as Eddy Kenzo, is a Grammy-nominated Ugandan musician and music executive. After the release of his 2014 single "Sitya Loss" and the accompanying viral video, which featured the Ghetto Kids, he attracted recognition on a global scale. He has published 4 albums in all, the most recent of which, Made in Africa, was released in 2021. Kenzo has also received various local, national, and international honors, including as the BET Award in 2015, the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Award in 2018, and numerous All Africa Music Awards.

Awards Won 

•Pearl of Africa Music Awards for Best New Artist

•BET Awards for Viewer's Choice Best New International Artist 

•He won the HiPipo Music Awards for using Social Media to market in East Africa 

•All Africa Music Awards for Best African Collaboration with Niniola,Best East African Male Artist and song of the Year

•Zanzibar International Film Festival

•TUMA Music Awards for Artist of the Year and Best Male Artist

•Hollywood African Prestigious Awards for Best African International Artist

• Africa Muzik Magazine Awards for Best African International Artist

•Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards for Favorite African Star

Philly Bongoley Lutaaya

Philly Bongoley Lutaaya, a singer from Uganda who lived from October 19, 1951, to December 15, 1989, was the first well-known Ugandan to put a human face on HIV/AIDS.He was Very famous locally in Uganda as An Artist, He rose to fame Internationally with hits like Born in Africa, Also as a result of becoming the first Ugandan to publicly admit to having HIV. That was in 1988, a time when HIV was still heavily stigmatized. [1] Before passing away from AIDS, Lutaaya used his remaining years to write songs about his struggle with the disease, release his final album Alone and Frightened, which featured his well-known song "Alone," which was inspired by Roxette's It Must Have Been Love. He also performed at churches and schools across Uganda to promote prevention and hope.

He received the Pearl of Africa's Lifetime Achievement Award in 2004.

Philly Is Gifted Vocally, he is a lyrical Genius and His Content Produced 2 decades ago is Still loved World-wide 


PAM Lifetime Achievement Award

In Conclusion

Eddy Kenzo has got more Awards than Philly Bongoley Lutaaya, He Also has Much more Social views than Bongoley for Obvious Reasons.

With this said, Philly Bongoley's Songs are Cross Generational Songs and are still Loved world Over.

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