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TAG Studios has this week unveiled a newly signed recording deal with rising star, Lamu. A Soroti born, the beautiful Lamu is a Ugandan recording artist who sings in English, Swahili and Luganda.

Birth name Ahlam Ismail, the 24 year old bubbly songstress was unveiled on Monday, the 24th of May at the Talent Africa office rooftop in a sundowner cocktail event. The invite-only event hosted several musicians who came out to support one of the next big things on the entertainment scene.

Lamu and Talent Africa CEO - Aly Allibhai

Talent Africa Group CEO, Aly Allibhai hailed Lamu for being hard working, versatile and creative in her art. She recently signed an audio and visual recording deal with TAG studios and Talent Africa Group as her official booking agency.
Through Talent Africa, Lamu also got the opportunity to be part of the select showcase of the East African sound at first ever virtual MIDEM global music conference organized in September 2020. Midem is hosted in France annually and is billed as the leading international business event for the music ecosystem since its inception in 1967.
In a recent interview with Crystal Newman, Lamu shares her journey to working with Talent Africa who she calls her dream Team.
“I always wanted to work with Talent Africa and ironically, most people thought we were related to Aly since I have a brother called Ali Allibhai.”
Her dreams came true when Bryan Kella McKenzie, who handles Artists’ relations at TAG Studios invited her for their maiden project, “The Lockdown series” where she recorded a couple of songs and initiated the discussion that got would later get her signed.

On the same evening, Lamu also launched her latest audio and video release, titled ‘Beautiful” that she calls a love letter to herself. She shares that the song highlights the beauty of how special each one of us is. The beautiful song is an urban inspirational song that will lift anyone’s spirit at first listen and is available on Talentafricagroup App, YouTube, Spotify and iTunes.

TAG Studios is a 360° Audio Visual Studio & Content Creation Hub that offers multi camera live streaming, Recording Studio, Mix & Mastering, Music School, Video Production & Music Production.
It’s mother brand Talent Africa Group, on the other hand is East Africa’s leading all round events management and entertainment company for over a decade bringing you the most memorable concerts, festivals & corporate event solutions.