Have you ever imagined your favorite news show being anchored by a celebrity? Well it happens every weekend on Urban Television! This week’s news anchor is Vampino!
Many people got to know this artiste from the popular hit single ‘Nsazewo’, done with his partner then Benon from which the duo was well known as Benon and Vamposs.
Vampino aka Vamposs original name Elvis Kirya first made his name under a music duo Benon and Vamposs. He picked up the name ‘Vamposs” from school so he decided to keep it through life.
While at Namasagali he performed in various talent shows and mimed artists like Shabba Ranks, Indian Apachi and Beanie Man before he hooked up with Benon and formed a duo. They karaoke and free styling at DV8. When asked why of all music he chose dancehall, he replied that it was different and he also likes Caribbean Music.
Born to a musical family with brothers also rocking the music scene; Maurice Kirya doing his Mwoyo thing and Krayzie Native doing his Sabasaba, Vampino opted for a solo career as Benon concentrated on music production. By the look of things, his solo career is so far so good. Some of his best songs include Tell it featuring Goodlyfe, Love to dance and Kwekunyakunya.
Check out what he has to offer on TNR.