With a mixture of jazz, funk, RnB and pop style music, Kool & The Gang Band have promised to deliver a highly energized performance when they take to the stage November 12 at the Kololo Airstrip Grounds in what will be the biggest disco-themed production in Uganda’s history.
With over 70 million album copies sold worldwide, Kool & The Gang has over the years been responsible for some of the most timeless records that have influenced the music of three generations – thanks to smash hits like; Cherish, Get Down On It, Celebration, Fresh, Jungle Boogie, Joanna, Too Hot, Hollywood Swinging, Lets Go Dancing, Summer Madness.
“Ugandans should be ready for high energy. We love to get it to the audience. We are going do a mixture of hits from 70s, 80s and 90s. We have to give it to our fans, we love our fans and we thank you for supporting Kool & the Gang for so many years,” said Robert ‘Kool’ Bell, one of the band’s founding members.
Commenting on the upcoming Kool & The Gang concert, Uganda Breweries Limited Head of Promotions, Roy Tumwizere said: “We are ready for the concert of the year and we are confident our consumers will have a night of their lives. Kool & The Gang’s audacious sophomore set is a legendary act and it will be part of our journey down memory lane which has been all made possible with Tusker Malt Lager.”
The band jets into the country on Friday. The sponsors of the concert include Tusker Malt Lager, Talent Africa Group and Silk Events, and a 4,000 seater dome for revelers has already been erected at Kololo grounds.