There is a famous quote that says “Success comes to those who dedicate everything to their passion in life. Sheebah Karungi is at the peak of her music career right now following the recently concluded MTV Awards recognition where she scooped a nomination,won Hipipo and Zzina Female Artist of the year 2015., but where she has come from tells magnitude of hard-work and call for talent.
A daughter to Kabazungu Edith,Sheebah Karungi has had tough times in her life,from being raised by a single mum to dropping out of school at a tender age.
Before Team No Sleep and Obsessions our reporter Ruch Allan brings you Sheebahs story to fame.
Her mum was working in a coffee company and would leave them home for a week then come back. One day ,Karungi’s friend Sheena brought an idea to party that night at Bwaise based Eden Service park.
At 15yrs of age,the two agreed and rocked the park without even 1000shs for entrance. As they were still stranded,Stinger Dancers came for a performance Luckily enough Sheebah knew one of the girls in the group who helped them to Enter. Unfortunately the mother came back earlier enough and was so mad about the situation.
Sheebah feared to confront her mum and decided to stay with the dancers. From there,she started practices and dancing for Stingers though later Joined Obsession where she stayed for a while and opted for a solo career.
The Nkwatako hit maker’s break through was Ice Cream a song written by Sizza Man after their callabo Automatic. From then, Karungi never ceased fire as she released Self service with Dax Kartel, Mudongo ,Jordan, Go down low, Siri Zari, Nimpe yote, Ndiwanjawulo, Kisasi Kimu, Nkwatako and so many more.
The ever swagged up Mama who is Currently working with Team No Sleep is the biggest Female Artist per now and has staged her first ever concert on 2 December at Hotel Africana which is the most anticipated Event in December were she vows to break records.3Dec Satellite beach Mukono and 4December freedom city.