Just a few days after the Fik Fameica Tonsukuma concert, The Coca-Cola Company, through their music flagship show, Coke Studio Africa has released his Christmas mashup titled ‘Deck The Halls’ featuring Laylizzy from Mozambique.
The “Property” and “Sitani Tonkema” hit maker Fik Fameica a.k.a Fresh Bwoy is one of the fastest rising rappers coming out of Uganda at the moment. His sound and unique fashion touch is fast spreading across East Africa and beyond. In 2018 he was crowned Uganda’s Best Breakthrough Artist, Best in Hip-Hop with the Best Rap Song for his hit “Kutama” at HiPipo Awards.
The track that begins with Fik Fameica’s popular introduction “Fresh Bwoy” is part of the 9 track Christmas album released by Coke Studio. The album also features ‘Silent night’ by Kiss Daniel and Uganda’s Lydia Jasmine.
Currently in production, the 2019 edition will feature twenty-five (25) artists and producers from Sub-Saharan Africa. They include Alvin Kizz, Diva Sheebah, urban rapper Fik Fameica and rising reggae/R&B heartthrob King Saha.
The official first episode of Coke Studio Africa 2019 is expected to air February 2019 but before then, the show will release exclusive and original content online and on TV themed for Christmas season.
Coke Studio Africa is a music collaboration show that brings together diverse African music talent and they create Covers, Throwbacks and Original Compositions. They show also features one International musician. The last edition in 2017 featured American R&B star Trey Songz.
To see Fik Fameica and Laylizzy’s track, see link below; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mI-HzP2se0o&index=4&list=PLxSGtt2mZgryuioAeiOJ5m2G-xF3BvWEE