Over 300 performers have been lined up for the much anticipated 2022 Nyege Nyege Festival slated to happen at Itanda Falls, Jinja from the 15th to the 19th of September.

After three years of no-show, the Talent Africa-organized event Nyege Nyege Festival is back and with a bang!

TAG announced that the event has changed venue to Itanda Falls, Jinja to give revelers a wonderful experience that they have never experienced before.

“Itanda Falls will be the venue for Nyege Nyege for the next five years. It will live up to its reputation, as the most adventurous and amazing party on Planet Earth, ” the festival co-founder Derek Debru told NBS TV in May.

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As preparations begin, the list of performers at the festival has been released and MBU understands that over three hundred artists are lined up.

The artists doing different genres, selected from across the African continent will be showcasing their art at different stages set up at Itanda Falls.

“This year again we’ve concocted a program of epic proportions, with over 300 artists from all corners of the Continent presenting their sound and culture from Accra to Kampala, from Nairobi to Cairo, from Singeli to Amapiano, from Kuduro to Gengetone, it’s gonna be four days of bliss and a true celebration of African culture,” Nyege Nyege confirmed on their social media.

“Expect to be surprised, expect to be transformed, music has that power and it’s a power we share,” they added before sharing the list of performers below:

Talent Africa CEO, Aly Allibhai further affirms that, “After two years of lockdown we are super excited to bring back the Nyege Nyege festival. We look forward to creating awesome event experiences at the beautiful new location. This edition will be very special and remembered for a long time.”

Josh Ruby is an Editor with high interest and knowledge in the Ugandan entertainment space, an industry he has been actively part of since 2010. Leads to breaking stories are welcome!

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