In this episode of ‘Celeb Firsts’, former Golden Band singer Carol Nantongo reveals how she earned Shs20,000 only as her first salary. She also speaks about a couple of other first experiences in her career.

First Memorable advice you got from your parents?

“Be patient, work hard!”

First hit song?


First performance?

Huh, I don’t remember.

First collaboration?

‘Ontuka’ with Dr. Hilderman.

First salary?

Amount? I think it was 20k (laughs).

First car?


First phone?


First Ugandan celebrity you met?

Mesach Semakula

First international celebrity you met?

No one. I don’t move, I’m always in my house.

First country you visited?

Uh, London (United Kingdom).

First radio show you were hosted?


First TV show you were hosted?

I don’t remember. It’s been long.

First memorable film?

Matilda (laughs).

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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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