Yago to launch his first Album amid trolls against him
Nyarwaya Innocent popularly known as Yago Pon Dat has unveiled the date for his first Album launch and prominent artists headlined to perform in the launch.
The Album launch entitled “Suwejo” will take place at the renowned Kigali Exhibition and Conference Village (KECV) on December 22 , and seven artists including foreign ones are expected to perform.
Also known for the slang “Ndabatamo”, Yago announced the launch on September 1 and said It will be his first self-organized concert since he joined music in 2021.
Among the performers include Burundian stars, Double Jay and Kiliku Akili. There would be also Uganda’s Levixone. Rwanda headliners include Chris Eazy, Bushali, Niyo Bosco and gospel singer, Aline Gahongayire.
The launch will also be thrilled by the renowned Dj Phil Peter and MC Anita Pendo.
Pausing media and entry in Music
Yago got popularity when he was a TV shows host at Radio TV 10. He hosted the popular “Link Up” show, which he could invite guests including artists. He later continued the journey on YouTube where he created the “Yago TV show”. The channel raised his name through engaging in conversations with several invitees including popular people in the country.
Yago could mention that he likes singing and he would release a song one day.
The day came to happened when Yago released his first song ‘Suwejo” after long while of creating curiosity in his followers.
The song was well received as it featured different big names in Rwandan Music industry, who demonstrated support to Yago in return.
The message of the song was very touching and relevant to many people’s life as it depicted Yago’s inspiring story from his home village, Tabagwe to his success in Kigali.
However, Yago kept releasing other songs consecutively, yet were not received like the first release.
Yago started to endure different trolls on social media where the attackers bullied him saying ‘he doesn’t sing well’.
Yago continued to release songs as he could say “Ndabatamo”, referred to ” I am releasing another song though” and he always sounded that he’s not weakened by the attackers.
Apart from the attacks, Yago’s song kept experiencing low viewership and popularity compared to the first release and entertainment people started to attribute it to attackers who kept disguising Yago’s works.
Recently on a local Radio station, Yago disclosed that he wonders why people are not supporting his songs as the could support him when he was in Media.
But Rwanda’s entertainment observers understand that Yago’s fans liked him for his TV hosting carrier not his music. They urge him to work hard and create the fans for his music.
Yago has released various songs including “Original Kopy”,”Rata” “Si swing”,”Umuhoza”, “Alright”, “My Love”, “Seka Rwanda” and some others.