This is why Uganda’s richest musician has been blacklisted in his own country

Coalition of Ugandan DJs has decided to boycott Jose Chameleone’s songs following an ugly incident that involved the celebrated singer and one of their own.

 

Ugandan DJs have blacklisted Jose Chameleone following an incident where they claim the singer assaulted one of their own.

“Following the incident that happened at Club Play on October 29, 2016, where Jose Chameleon assaulted our fellow Deejay (DJ Bryan), we are boycotting never to play Jose Chameleone’s music until further notice,” reads a poster that had been posted by Trace read.

The ‘Valu Valu’ hit maker has been involved in multiple club fights before, he has fought the likes of Bebe Cool in clubs.

A defiant Chameleone come out to quash the threat by DJs saying he has been in the industry for close to two decades and had survived it all.

“SHAME on #TraceMziki

You are exploiting hearsay than living as example by Unifying Africa Musically!!!

Professionalism is than this-

I have existed 16 years not by Favour or anything close. It's Fans and the almighty who have given me an audience that you must achieve. The person doing your PR right here is not adding value to the Trace Brand we music makers have hoped to redeem us from segregation and all sorts. We anticipated your arrival but if this is the way then I am going back to school to learn and come seek a job!!!!! You can't go so far without the Key Players who have grown this industry from Nothing!!!

If we didn't gather East Africa together Musically you would never find a ready market for your viewership.

We Must partner to add and build Value to redeem our African music coz it defines who we are.

I am built on pillars made by the people who believe in My music therapy.

#SteveOgutu #olivierlaouchezthis.

Such approach will paralyze your channel and East Africa Music entirely.

I love music East Africa with a passion from the time it had no shoes and you could never depend on it. Now it's in sneakers and you arrive

Regardless I will not bow to blackmail!!!!

Good music has no limits. My impact is felt by even the blind that don't watch TV. And am on my highway to people's hearts not eyes.

You love My music, please share this post

LEONE ISLAND MUSIC EMPIRE”

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