On the 14th day of October 2021 funs of Prime Derick all over the world went in celebration after seeing their preferred artist in the nominees’ list as the Ugandan artist of the year and promising artist of the year in the extreme music awards in Kenya.
Extreem music awards are international in nature, they assess the performance of musicians across Africa in an effort to promote the music industry in the region. They are based in Kenya and held at Anderson Convention Center. The awards are headed by Peter Mulei an administrative director at Kwakoo Group Abdul Kadir said! A brand ambassador of Extreem music awards.
The event has been running for the last 6 years and this year’s nominations were made in mid-August and the nominees were announced on the 14th day of October, 2021. Prime Derick was nominated in two categories; that is the Ugandan artist of the year and promising artist of the year.
This year’s nominations were conducted on You Tube and hereunder is the link to the nomination proceedings;
In an interview with one Kanshabe Christopher a law student at Kampala International University and a renown fun of Prime Derick, he had this to say “…. Its great joy for me, he really deserves it”
Prime Derick has not spent a lot of time in the music circles but his music has been in the top 10 music list of many radio stations in Uganda and beyond.
Other artists that were nominated together with Prime Derick for Ugandan artist of the year are:
-Robin Scan and F. Fameica
His first single “If you want some” was a big deal in Kenya picking up interest of many social media influencers in the East African country. His latest single is “Tumira” and the official video was released on the 17th day of October, 2021.
You can play or download Prime Derick’s music through the channels availed hereunder: