Uganda’s Kenzo to perform for the Obamas

Ugandan boy Eddy Kenzo pausing with his BET Award, in L.A Sunday June 28, 2015

Ugandan boy Eddy Kenzo pausing with his BET Award, in L.A Sunday June 28, 2015

He has performed at the World Cup, last year he won a BET Award and now Uganda’s Eddy Kenzo is once again grabbing international headlines by entertaining the leader of the free world; US president Barack Obama and his wife Michelle Obama.

Eddy Kenzo is one of the artistes invited South by Southwest (SXSW) film festival in Austin Texas from March 11th through March 20th.

SXSW is an annual film, music and interactive media festival that brings together various film makers and artistes to showcase their talents.

The Sitya Loss singer has become a household name in Uganda and East Africa and it seems the White House has been noticing.

Having put on quite a show in Nairobi, Kenya last weekend, Kenzo will perform for the Obamas on March 16th. Kenzo is also recovering from Typhoid and Malaria after being hospitalized in Kampala.