Bunyoro region seemed to have been left behind in music industry at the international level, only a few can tell the hidden Bunyoro’s music treasure in Buganda.
However, our sleuth say that at least one of the Bunyoro’s music artist Ugen Lord Gerson is one of the Uganda’s born again top leading gospel artist in the country.
He however self-banished in Buganda. Gerson 28, is a born of Buliisa district and he started writing songs in his early 15’s, currently he has more than 200 songs in different languages.
‘Worthy is the Lamb’ singer Gerson says that he was influenced by a country music artist Don Moen to join the industry and he once shared stage with him in Kampala in 2014.
Early this year, Gerson has held a number of concerts at Kampala Music School, Night Of Worship- NOW and at National Theater in May. On boxing day he will also have a concert in northern city Gulu with Mr. Face.
During his United States- US Worship tour last month, He once hosted an American Worship leader Bill Luton on the night Worship in America.
Some of states toured included; North Carolina, Alabama, Mississippi and many others, He is now conducting media tour in most of the Ugandan Televisions.
Songs and videos of Ugen Lord Gerson are always played on national televisions and radios stations across the country.
He went to Bugoigo Primary School in Buliisa district, joined Central School Hoima for his 0’level and later Daystar Christian Based School for his A’level.
He also attended music master classes taught at Carey university, the Winter School of music and Ministries Studies.
He is also the current executive director Gerson International Ministries-GMI, Preacher and Inspirational speaker for the world.