By Paul Waiswa
US-based Ugandan rapper Ernest Nsimbi alias GNL Zamba has been nominated in the New York Independent Music Awards. The overwhelmed 32-year-old rapper shared the exciting news to his social media and it reads.
“Nsimbi is excited to perform at the Independent Music Awards in New York City. Nsimbi has been nominated in the following 4 Categories,” revealed the music star.
The legendary rapper scooped four nominations in the categories of; Best Debut Album – Nsimbi, Best World beat Song – Leo Ni Leo, Best Spoken Word – Acholi Boy, and Best Narrative Music Video – Dunia Ni Matembezi.
GNL Zamba is a popular and influential hip-hop artist in Uganda, credited with bringing rap and Lugaflow style of music to mainstream radio and other media platforms in Uganda. His stage name, GNL, is short for “Greatness No Limits.
This year’s event will take place at the Symphony Space – 2537 Broadway, New York City on June 22nd.