Vocalist, song writer, guitarist, teacher and artist, Davis Ntare’s skills seem to have no limit in the field of the arts. The multi-fusion Zouk musician, who combines his art of Jazz, Afro fusion and an element of Reggae, is set to have his debut performance at the 13th Edition of Blankets and Wine on 10th July 2016.
Davis Ntare’s rise to fame is a story of hard work and persistence. He first came to the scene when he auditioned for the Tusker Project Fame Season 3 but failed to make it. He later returned for the fourth season and through his multi-talent and diligence, he won the support of the fans and was voted as that season’s winner.
Famously known for songs such as; Sheka Sheka, Rise, Wanna Make love and Sisinkana– Ntare is an ace to watch and listen to. Davis will be performing for his first time at the 13th Edition of Blankets and Wine, Kampala.
Even though he will be among the many acts who have performed at the events before, Davis promises to give a performance to remember. “Performing at Blankets and Wine is one of the most formidable stages on the Ugandan scene and for me to be a part of it is a dream come true. For it going to be a great achievement for me. The revelers are the people that love and understand my music. I will be performing for an experience of a lifetime.” Said Davis Ntare.
Commenting about the opportunity of having some of Uganda’s best afro-fusionists and fast rising stars performing at the Blankets and Wine, Tusker Malt Lager Brand Manager, Alex Tusingwire said, “Having Davis Ntare at Blankets and Wine is long overdue. We all know about his potential and his ability to get crowds up on their feet is unquestionable. We shall be expecting nothing less. He is a great singer and even better performer. He defines what Blankets and Wine is all about, and that is; outstanding musicians in the emerging genres of afro-based music.”
Davis will join Uganda’s multi-talent female sensation, Mo Roots, African contemporary and urban music performer, Jackie Akello, top saxophonist Kirya Kuti alongside South Africa’s multi-award winning house band Mi Casa.
A quarterly, picnic style music festival, Blankets and Wine is East Africa’s premier music experience, designed to showcase outstanding musicians in the emerging genres of afro-based music.
Entrance fee is 100,000 UGX at the Uganda Museum and gates open at 12:00pm on Sunday July 10, 2016.
In line with its support for responsible drinking, Tusker Malt Lager will be maintaining a strict ‘over 18 only’ policy for sale of alcohol.