On Sunday, Kampala revelers sampled a unique event that fused music and food dubbed Roast and Rhyme at the Jahazi Pier in Munyonyo.
The first of its kind, the event attracted Kampala’s socialites who thronged the greens of Jahazi, drank Pepsi, feasted on nyama choma, maize, among other delicacies as they listened to live music from contemporary music stars majorly artists attached to Swangz Avenue.
Steve Keys, Maddox Sematimba, and Navio were some of the star performers of the day. However, the places had plenty of other entertainers who took time off other business to come and support Swangz Avenue that has previously elevated the careers of some of them. They availed themselves for a one on one with the revelers took pictures and shared their roasts with the audience.
Being a picnic styled family event, on the other side, children had fun on bouncing castles, riding on camels, playing hide-and-seek and eating ice cream and roasted delicacies.
“We decided to be part of this dazzling event because of our brand’s connection with music. Pepsi supports music, and this is a musical event. We also wanted to support our brothers so as they could give our consumers a memorable experience,” said Nasser Mutesasira, the Crown Beverages events manager.