By Roderick “Rodrizzy” Ariho
Even during the COVID 19 pandemic young and talented dancers Masaka Kids Africa’s star continues to shine as they become the latest Ugandan artists to receive the YouTube Gold Creators award.
The Gold Creator Award is given to channels that reach or surpass 1 million subscribers. They join musician Eddy Kenzo who became the first Ugandan artist to receive the award less than a month ago.
This comes after a video of them dancing to Drake’s hit song Toosie Slide went viral garnering admiration from millions of viewers across the world.
The Youtube creators awards also known as YouTube play buttons are a series of gifts from YouTube that aim to recognise its most popular channels basing on a channel’s subscriber count. They include The Sliver Creator Award, Gold Creator Award, Diamond Creator Award, Custom Award and the Red Custom Creator Award.