To Top

Reshuffle in Kenzo’s Big Talent crew


As President Museveni announced a new Cabinet last Sunday, the president of Big Talent Crew – Eddy Kenzo was also doing a serious reshuffle in his cabinet. According to our sources at Kenzo’s home in Buziga, the Sitya Loss singer reshuffled his management  the same day President Museveni reshuffled his cabinet. However, the two reshuffles were different. While the President kept many of his old guards on the Cabinet list, Kenzo completely dissolved his entire Ugandan management.
Kenzo relieved his longtime manager Hamid Jjuuko aka Cox of his duties at Big Talent. Kenzo also dismissed his other booking agent Ricky Mutebi. The singer has since appointed Martin Beta Muhumuza as his new local manager. He also appointed a few other yet-to-be identified people to his management team. Ricky, Kenzo’s former booking agent has already found solace at King’s Love Entertainment of King Saha while sources told us that after serious haggling, Kenzo decided to give Cox a chance to prove his relevance to the camp.
About the causes of the reshuffle, a source also told us that Kenzo faulted his management for receiving money for concerts even when they were well aware he would be out of the country on those particular dates.
However, a source close to the sacked managers told us Kenzo started behaving differently after he started having so many gigs out of the country. “They (Kenzo’s former managers), said he kept questioning why his music was more popular abroad and no longer that big in Uganda. He refused to perform at some of the shows they had booked even when he was around town,” the source told us.

More in Four One One

  • Aamito stumbles on the runway, but smiles on

      The third edition of Kampala Fashion Week (KFW) started on Thursday and closes today (Saturday). On Friday, the second day...

    Christine NakalungiOctober 22, 2016
  • I am still with UBC TV – Raf

    A source conversant with the goings-on at Uganda Broadcasting Corporation last week came to our desk with ‘juicy’ gossip. The source...

    Christine NakalungiOctober 21, 2016
  • DJ Shiru to unveil a new DJ

      The DJ Industry in Uganda is growing faster than any other industry right now. Today, DJs are respected as they...

    Christine NakalungiOctober 21, 2016
  • I miss being a waitress -Santa Anzo

    Yes Santa Anzo, the prominent Arapapa fashion proprietor wants to return to her former job of serving tables. The fashion designer...

    Christine NakalungiOctober 21, 2016
  • Cecilia Ogwal to be involved in Miss Uganda

    The last time you heard about Cecilia Ogwal was probably something connected to politics but her resurrection has come with a...

    Christine NakalungiOctober 21, 2016
  • AK47’s widow gets new set of twins

    It is now about a year and a half since singer AK47 passed on. The singer is survived by twins whose...

    Christine NakalungiOctober 21, 2016
  • NTV version of Second Chance to air Oct 31

    You have probably seen some pictures making rounds on social media and looks like NTV’s new series, Second Chance, is finally...

    Christine NakalungiOctober 21, 2016
  • Vampino to host Wizkid show

    It is quite unbelievable but true that Singer Vampino will be hosting Nigerian Singer, Wizkid’s show on December 3 at Lugogo...

    Christine NakalungiOctober 21, 2016
  • Fille concert hangs in balance after fight with Kats

    It seems all has not been settled between Fille and MC Kats as the latest we are getting is that her...

    Christine NakalungiOctober 20, 2016