Nigerian music star Raoul John Njeng-Njeng, better known by his stage name Skales, is set for a return to Kampala, Uganda to headline the 23rd edition of Blankets and Wines in August.

He will be the international guest performer of the Blankets and Wines event slated for Sunday 25th August at Lugogo Cricket Oval.

It will be his second time to perform in the Pearl of Africa. He first performed in Uganda at a Ciroc Pool Party at Silver Springs Hotel, Bugolobi back in December 2017.

He is popularly known in Uganda for his songs such as Fire Waist, Booty Language, Shaku Shaku, Ego, Tempa, among the several hit songs on the African continent.

Skales will be sharing the stage alongside other artists like Mo Roots, Herbert Ssensamba, Mugaba from Rwanda, DeeMike from South Africa and Eli Maliki from Kenya.

The 28-year-old musician has also made a number of collaborations with some of Uganda’s top stars like Beenie Gunter, Cindy Sanyu and entertainment guru video director Sasha Vibes. His FireWaist video was shot by Sasha Vybes.

His stage name Skales, is an acronym for ‘Seek Knowledge Acquire Large Entrepreneurial Skills’.

Blankets & Wine is an annual East Africa’s premier music experience designed to showcase outstanding musicians in the emerging genres of afro-based music.