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The NuveyLive Podcast

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Mwana Weika Wake talks MWOTTY album, Finding One's True self
Mwana Weika Wake talks MWOTTY album, Finding One's True self
On this episode Wake aka Mwana Weika explores spirituality, ghost writing, finding one's identity, the value of art. He also dives into a break down of his projects from Mwana Weika EP to MWOTTY. He talks about his origin and the story of Namugwere (nation) and as a child finding the cure for his motherland.
01:07:50
October 11, 2022
The Rugged Made Creative Freedom Episode
The Rugged Made Creative Freedom Episode
On this episode, 32 of the #NuveyLivePodcast: Rugged Made comes with years of experience to share game. He also shares stories from the "Golden Era" of Ugandan Hip Hop, Urban Aksent, Muddy Boots, Club Rouge, Hot 100, Bobi Wine, and above all the Creative Freedom album and series. Rugged also talks about authenticity and how artistes can use hip hop as a starting point to other creative endeavors like advertisement. This episode was recorded via Instagram Live. Follow nuveylive.org on all platforms here https://bio.fm/nuveylive follow NuveySHAWN : https://twitter.com/NuveySHAWN follow Rugged Made: https://instagram.com/rugged_made
01:21:09
April 25, 2022
The Kampala Boy Album talk with Flex D' Paper
The Kampala Boy Album talk with Flex D' Paper
Finally Flex D' Paper released his long teased album Kampala Boy. On this episode he takes us through his journey when he started out in the game around late 2010/11 and navigated patiently to reach where he is. Flex talks about his working relationship with Baru, A Pass, The Mith, Navio, Kemishan and  Aethan. He also shares the origin of the Rapaholix Wear. How he met Aethan, working in the early days with A Pass, Baru, Don MC and more interesting stories. Flex shares about the Kampala Boy album. There is a song that wasn't added on the album and many other stories. This is part one of the two part Kampala Boy Album Talk. The Second Episode will be released soon here  NuveySHAWN is joined by The Mith to interview Flex. Note: This was a live recording via Twitter Spaces.  Enjoy episode!
01:36:28
December 13, 2021
That Malcolm Guy talks Parte Pack EP, Visual Story Telling, UG Hip Hop, comedian Daniel Omara
That Malcolm Guy talks Parte Pack EP, Visual Story Telling, UG Hip Hop, comedian Daniel Omara
Finally, That Malcolm Guy aka Mr. Mankwa joins the NuveyLive Podcast to talk about his journey in the industry, Retouch series, "Sirikawo" single and video; he also shares his experience first hand when he joined the industry, Parte Pack and working with comedian Daniel Omara. Part one 0-33 minutes -  Random Ugandan Hip Hop talk, Fik Fameica, Feffe Bussi,Drake, Jay Z, 2 Pack, Mr. Mankwa, Denesi, Man Lee, Bantu Vibes Shift of rappers from 2015 Drill, 1der Jr. Part Two - Shawn gets his juice delivered Retouch series, That Malcom Guy Parte Pack Working with Daniel Omara missed any episode? Visit nuveylive.org/podcast
01:06:35
November 15, 2021
Waade Talks Baby Jesus single, Unsung Hero album - part 2
Waade Talks Baby Jesus single, Unsung Hero album - part 2
This is the second part of The Waade Episode. He talks Unsung Hero album, Massin, Paul Payne 837, collaborations and more. Listen to more here nuveylive
23:03
October 16, 2021
Waade Talks Baby Jesus single, Unsung Hero album - part 1
Waade Talks Baby Jesus single, Unsung Hero album - part 1
Brian "Waade" Segujja on this episode shares his journey, the grind, his discography the single "Baby Jesus" and why he loves collaborations. He also lets us know his album Unsung Hero is on the way.
28:25
October 16, 2021
Episode 28 NLP - JC Muyonjo Talks Afrosphere album, music production, NFTs and more
Episode 28 NLP - JC Muyonjo Talks Afrosphere album, music production, NFTs and more
NuveySHAWN sits down to chat with JC Muyonjo via Zoom to talk his latest album Afrosphere, previous releases, favourite producers, his journey as a singer-producer, NFTs, and so much more. Listen to this and other episodes of the NuveyLive Podcast via anchor.fm/NuveyLive Subscribe on any platform.  Sorry about the audio (quality) at certain key points hope to do better. Key markers 0-26mins - Journey, favourite music producers, Kidandali EP  27 - 56mins - JC Muyonjo talks Afrosphere, Afro beats, Kanye West, Drake, Independent artiste vs label artiste, plus Super fans. Watch video here Listen to Afrosphere
56:11
October 08, 2021
The Jinja Bred Man and Kachumbali na Ova Episode 24 W/ Play01
The Jinja Bred Man and Kachumbali na Ova Episode 24 W/ Play01
Play01 talks the Jinja Bred EP, music production, career, and forthcoming album Aura.
45:20
September 19, 2021
Episode 23 W/ Flex D'Paper and Mio Made
Episode 23 W/ Flex D'Paper and Mio Made
Flex D'Paper and Mio Made talk their careers, making of Yenze Aliko and more. Flex also talks about forthcoming album.
42:30
September 19, 2021
Episode 22 w/ The Ntinda Movement (NTM)
Episode 22 w/ The Ntinda Movement (NTM)
Pryce Teeba, HABO, Mickey Slow weigh in on NTM and more.
38:40
September 19, 2021
Episode 21: Shemy B returns
Episode 21: Shemy B returns
Shemy B talks new albuma ND more.
28:00
September 19, 2021
EP 20: "I taught myself how to make beats" - Sliq Teq
EP 20: "I taught myself how to make beats" - Sliq Teq
Sliq Teq shares his journey as a producer/beat maker and as a producer. Work with NTM and more
39:25
September 19, 2021
Gospel Rappers Edition W/ Naxa, Barna Birungi, Profet Ug Chillz Kabeja (Entikko) and The Mith - #NLP
Gospel Rappers Edition W/ Naxa, Barna Birungi, Profet Ug Chillz Kabeja (Entikko) and The Mith - #NLP
Here is a new episode of the NuveyLive Podcast recorded during the #42DaysOfUGHipHop Live Sessions. On this one Ayella NuveySHAWN chops it up with Ugandan Gospel rappers Naxa, Profet UG, Barna Birungi, Wake256, and  Chillz Kabeja. They talk the state of Christian Hip Hop, sounds, marriage and more. On this Episode The Mith also joins in to share thoughts. NB. This Episode was recorded live via the NuveyLive Talks Twitter Space and edited for clarity.
57:53
August 30, 2021
#42DaysOfUGHiphop Spaces Live Session 2 Part1 w/ Koz N' Effekt and Enygma
#42DaysOfUGHiphop Spaces Live Session 2 Part1 w/ Koz N' Effekt and Enygma
When was the last time you heard from Enygma. On the new episode we managed to get him out for at least a public chat via Twitter. On this episode; Koz N Effekt and Enygma discuss beats, music production, passing the touch, the new wave, thoughts of retirement and new acts to watch out for like Naxa, Prnz, Zagang and others. The two also talk about beef, A few Good Friends' mission to create cancer awareness and more.
47:54
July 12, 2021
Episode 19: Shirley May – “I had a TV interview with only an audio”

#NLP
Episode 19: Shirley May – “I had a TV interview with only an audio” #NLP
Episode 19 of the NuveyLive Podcast  is here. Last week we had AJO talk about  hip hop, his career and Transcend. On this episode, I quiz Shirley May on several topics. She talks about her recent project with Malika, being part of the Hip Hop Boot Camp last year and her forthcoming performance at the Bayimba ten years anniversary. Shirley May goes into story mode  narrating her story from how she transitioned from a dancer, basket ball player to hip hop artist.  Highlights on what it means to make it out as a hip hop artist are all discussed. Did you know, Shirley May had her first  TV interview with only an audio. Listen to the episode to find out more.
50:18
June 21, 2021
Episode 18 with AJO talks Transcend, Digital Music distribution MyZiki, Itunes & more hip hop
Episode 18 with AJO talks Transcend, Digital Music distribution MyZiki, Itunes & more hip hop
Episode 18 is the return of Ugandan rapper AJO to our weekly Podcast. We had AJO last year for Episode 13. On this one we go into a deep discussion on Ugandan Hip Hop, better distribution of music and brand outreach for rappers. Do you remember MyZiki ? We talk about platforms like that and why the CD is still important. And how best Itunes can serve Ugandans? We wrap it up with a talk on "Transcend" off the African Reality album We thank AJO for his time and our new Podcast Sponsored by G2Complex.com
44:40
June 21, 2021
#42DaysOfUGHipHop Live Sessions: part 1 w/ The Mith, Blixxack, KozNEffekt,So Severe,Naxa and DJ Kas
#42DaysOfUGHipHop Live Sessions: part 1 w/ The Mith, Blixxack, KozNEffekt,So Severe,Naxa and DJ Kas
As you guessed, the pod is back. On this episode, NuveySHAWN hosts a live Twitter Spaces talking the recent idea turned hashtag #42DaysOfUGHipHop created by a @MadMudokolo, The Mith Music and sensitisation done by NuveyLive. Views go around the impact of the hashtag aimed at steering the Ugandan Hip Hop conversations during the 42 days lockdown. Session goes from the hashtag activities to talk on the industry, state of the culture, and more. Featured Speakers: NuveySHAWN, KozNEffekt, The Mith Music, Naxa UG, Blixxack,DJ Kas Baby and So Severe. This is a production by S65 STUDIOS, for NuveyLive. Songs in featured order of appearance PRNZ - Castle Dreams Blixxack - Mansa Musa The Mith (feat So Severe) - No Place Better Naxa - Crazy PRNZ - Castle Dreams
53:50
June 14, 2021
Episode 17: #NLP A Day at The Ghetto Film Project and How Rappers can write film scripts
Episode 17: #NLP A Day at The Ghetto Film Project and How Rappers can write film scripts
This episode captures what it's like at Ghetto Film Project, which does charity and offers young people a chance to learn how be creative. NES Stanley talks about the ability rappers have to write film scripts and other gems.
29:26
June 14, 2021
Episode 16 – #NLP: Do Ugandans care about Music awards?, God DNA & more
Episode 16 – #NLP: Do Ugandans care about Music awards?, God DNA & more
On this new episode 16, @NuveySHAWN talks Music awards. Review of God DNA EP, and Lagum’s Xtentation Mixtape. This Episode was originally released on 8 August, 2017.
14:30
June 07, 2021
NLP EP 15: Ninja C on the more skills the better in the industry, objective listening & more
NLP EP 15: Ninja C on the more skills the better in the industry, objective listening & more
Ninja C reveals how she got into this thing called, HIP HOP. As she turned a dare as an initiation into rap music/ Hip Hop. The conversation was lengthy and well ended with her giving us that exclusive performance of her Redefinitions verse.
37:30
June 04, 2021
NLP EP 14: State of UG Hip Hop, need for visuals and more with Mubanza Haggai
NLP EP 14: State of UG Hip Hop, need for visuals and more with Mubanza Haggai
For this episode the main thoughts we had revolved around Female rappers current state, Need for more chroniclers of our own hip hop history.  It was an amazing conversation with The Tribe Ug‘s Mubanza Haggai who went further to talk about very crucial and important views such as; the need for visuals ( videos, photos or visual presence of artists), it’s important to kick away the box because there is no box.
35:15
June 04, 2021
NLP EP 13: AJO talks No Apologies EP, Lyricism + it is okay to be offended
NLP EP 13: AJO talks No Apologies EP, Lyricism + it is okay to be offended
On this episode, AJO discusses his No Apologies EP, Lyricism and so much more.
28:45
June 04, 2021
NLP EP 12: Introducing NuveyLive.org, talk AJo and The Sphynx love for Greek mythology.
NLP EP 12: Introducing NuveyLive.org, talk AJo and The Sphynx love for Greek mythology.
This episode introduces the new domain, review of previous episodes and talk on rappers' love for Greek mythology.
20:40
June 04, 2021
NLP EP 11: The Art of Sampling part 2 with Papa Stoney Chase aka Papa Stein
NLP EP 11: The Art of Sampling part 2 with Papa Stoney Chase aka Papa Stein
Papa Stein is a Ugandan music producer, based in Germany. He is behind some of UG's finest projects. He has produced for Lyrical Proof, Timothy Code, Sayanide, Payne Keelah and others. On this episode he talks about his love for samples.
24:05
June 04, 2021
NLP EP 10: Tushi Polo talks female rappers' challenges, premiers "Bitter Past"
NLP EP 10: Tushi Polo talks female rappers' challenges, premiers "Bitter Past"
Tushi Polo is one rapper to watch out for. She talks her come up, UG Hip Hop Boot Camp and premiers "Bitter Past"
28:04
June 04, 2021
NLP EP 9: The Art of Sampling part 1 With Nase Avatar
NLP EP 9: The Art of Sampling part 1 With Nase Avatar
Sampling is an art that many producers have mastered in. On this episode, NuveySHAWN discusses some of the great samples with Nase Avatar who also gives his take.
32:00
June 04, 2021
NLP EP 8: Introducing Big Vein, talk on indigenous Hip Hop
NLP EP 8: Introducing Big Vein, talk on indigenous Hip Hop
On here NuveySHAWN chats with Lumasaba rapper Big Vein
27:45
June 04, 2021
NLP EP 7: A Chat on Christian rappers w/ Race T and Rodney
NLP EP 7: A Chat on Christian rappers w/ Race T and Rodney
On this episode, NuveySHAWN talks to gospel Hip Hop rapers Race T and Rodney. They discuss their journey as Artistes. Race T talks about what it is like to be a female rapper.
33:20
June 04, 2021
NLP EP 6: Hip Hop ignorance + "Beautiful Day" premier
NLP EP 6: Hip Hop ignorance + "Beautiful Day" premier
Hip Hip suffers Everytime ignorance is not dealt with. This episode also has a premier of Blixxack's "Beautiful Day" feat. Essie
23:55
June 04, 2021
NLP EP 5: Some vibes for you
NLP EP 5: Some vibes for you
This episode is about just the music and "Hold on to Love" premier.
57:30
June 04, 2021
NLP EP 4: Shemy B talks Street Identity album, Rap Battles, Beef and career
NLP EP 4: Shemy B talks Street Identity album, Rap Battles, Beef and career
Shemy B discusses his career, Street Identity album, hosting Rap Battles and more
25:50
June 03, 2021
NLP EP 3: Why Rappers Need Side HUSTLES
NLP EP 3: Why Rappers Need Side HUSTLES
It's not enough to only depend on the music of only rap. This episode looks at finding an alternative source of income to fund a career and also to stay afloat.
13:54
June 03, 2021
NLP EP 2: Importance of Hip Hop Events w/ Enygma, The Sphynx & AJO
NLP EP 2: Importance of Hip Hop Events w/ Enygma, The Sphynx & AJO
On this episode, recorded at Gabiro Lounge, NuveySHAWN speaks to Enygma, The Sphynx and AJO on the state of hip hop.
29:47
June 03, 2021
NLP EP 1
NLP EP 1
Welcome to season 2 of the nuveylive.org podcast. This is a rebrand from Hip Hop Uganda Live to simply the NuveyLive Podcast.
25:40
January 07, 2016