Young Lean Biography

Real Name; Ssegujja Timothy Genres: Hip-hop Date Of Birth: 19th Sept 1991

BirthPlace: Rubaga, Kampala

Record Label: SMG / Empire Talent Management


 • Migadde College School

• St. Maria Goreth Katende

• Trinity Senior Academy

• Makerere University Business School (Bachelors Of Science in Accounting)

Interests: Music Fanatic, Poetry, fashion, Charity, also a self proclaimed Turn up King hence the self given title (T.U.K)

Favorite Artiste(s): Radio&Weasel

Influences: 50 Cent, Nelly, T.I, Eminem Ludacris, Jay Z, Kanye West, Wale, Lil Wayne, Drake, Cassidy, The Game, Pusha T, J Cole, among others.

Earlier Music Influences: Micheal Jackson, Lucky Dube, Makoma, Chaka Chaka.


This young talented fast rising Ugandan Rapper (YOUNG LEAN) showcased his lyrical skills doubled with a fresh new school flow on a recent magnum-opus club banger titled ‘’TONIGHT’’ which he says features his long time friend and personal producer Wayne Anira alongside fellow up and coming rapper M.H.

The song enjoys massive rotation in top hangout spots such as The Wink Bar located at Acacia Avenue where it is arguably one of the most played songs by a local artiste (Surprising but true).

New music; He is currently working on his debut album which he says will be titled "LEAN ON ME" and has also hinted on a new forthcoming collaboration titled "I feel like" featuring top new school rappers Flex'dPaper & BigTril which is produced by The Weezy & Vienne of Buddies studio, Ntinda.

He adds that he’s determined to boost and modify the interface of Uganda’s Hip Hop genre by writing and producing premium music for both the Dancefloor and social life. The sky is the limit!!! 

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