In an exciting development for music enthusiasts in Uganda, Colombian sensation Shakira and Spanish heartthrob Enrique Iglesias have been confirmed to grace the stage in Uganda courtesy of Victoria University come September 2024.
The announcement was made by Dr. Lawrence Muganga, the Vice Chancellor of Victoria University, during an interview on Ugandan local TV station. The university, having recently hosted a memorable musical battle between local stars Cindy and Sheebah, is now gearing up to elevate the entertainment scene by bringing in these international music icons.
Dr. Muganga revealed that the highly anticipated concert will feature a unique twist, as two talented Ugandan artists, one male and one female, will go head-to-head in a musical ‘battle’ against Shakira and Enrique Iglesias. This promises to be a one-of-a-kind performance that is sure to captivate the audience.
Shakira, famous for her chart-topping hits like “Hips Don’t Lie,” and Enrique Iglesias, renowned for his infectious track “Bailando,” are set to deliver a memorable show that will resonate with music fanatics in the ‘Pearl of Africa.’
The anticipation is palpable as Ugandans eagerly await the arrival of these global music icons.
The event is not limited to Ugandan borders, as neighboring countries are expected to join in the excitement, ensuring a truly regional celebration of music.
With the stage set for an unforgettable night, the Victoria University concert is poised to become a landmark musical event in the East African region.
As the countdown begins, fans and music lovers alike can mark their calendars for September 2024, preparing for an evening filled with the magic of Shakira and Enrique Iglesias on the vibrant Ugandan stage.
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