By Mable Nakibuuka
Ugandan celebrated musician Sheebah Karungi aka Swag Mama is literally on Cloud 9 after she scooped the much-coveted YouTube Silver Button.
Sheebah, who has over 200,000 followers on YouTube, received the accolade that is awarded to celebrities with 100,000 plus.
— MBU (@MBU) October 6, 2020
Born November 11, 1989, Sheebah is a Ugandan recording artist, dancer and actress who debuted her acting career in Queen of Katwe as Shakira.
After quitting Obsessions, a dance group she joined in 2006, she rose to recognition upon the release of her hit single “Ice Cream”.
In 2014, she released her debut project ‘Ice Cream’, a five-track EP which did well commercially and led her to win back-to-back HiPipo Music Awards Best Female Artist in 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018.
She also won the Artist of the Year award twice, in 2017 and 2018, at the HiPipo Music Awards.
She is a very amazing and talented artiste who recently released her latest album ‘Samali’, which features songs like ‘Nankyuka,’ ‘Ninda’, ‘Kyoyina Omanya’, ‘Empeta’, among others.