Are you a fan of Ugandan Music? If yes, you might be familiar with Fik Fameica. Fik Fameica is one of the most popular Ugandan rappers who began his career in 2015.
Keep on reading to learn more about Fik Fameica and his life.
Who Is Fik Fameica?
Walukagga Shafik, popularly known by his stage name Fik Fameica or Fresh Bwoy, is a Ugandan rapper born on 10 January 1996 in Kampala. His musical career began in 2015 with the release of Pistol on the Black Man Town record label run by Ugandan music legend Geosteady.
What Was Fik Fameica’s Educational Background?
The Ugandan rapper went toDungu Hill Primary School and Kawempe Junior School. After completing his O level at Kawempe Royal College and Stennar Hill School, he transferred to Kawempe Muslim and Oxford High School to complete his A levels.
How Did Fik Fameika Begin His Career?
He joined the Black Man Town Music record label in 2015. Then he released his first song titled Pistol. It received wide attention in Uganda and was a great club hit. He released Salawo and Mbega We Bbaala in 2017, which led to him signing a recording deal with Kama Ivien Management.
Later, he published Byenyenya and Batuwira under the label. He became the most booked musician in Uganda because of the two new tracks.
More club hits like Skoto, Mafiamafia, Property, Tonskuma, and Staniwere released by him in 2018. The 27-year-old Ugandan musician collaborated with Nigerian music icon Patoranking in 2019 to create Omu Bwati. He has featured with the Nigerian musician Joe Boy on the song Wansakata.
In 2019, Fik Fameica founded his record label, Fresh Gang Records. He signed a contract with the emPawa music company owned by the Nigerian musician Mr. Eazis last year. The rapper has announced this through his social media. People congratulated him for making a great move to spread his music globally.
Which Are The Best Songs Of Fik Fameica?
Fik Fameica has more than 50 songs. A few of his hits are listed below:
- MAJJE (2021)
- Kanzunzu (2022)
- Muko (2020)
- Tell Me (2019)
- Am Different (2019)
- Tonsukuma (2018)
- My Property (2018)
- Sconto (2018)
- Kachima (2017)
- Kutama (2017)
- Pistol (2015)
Here are a few of Fik Fameica’s songs that he collaborated with other musicians.
- Sitani Tonkema ft. Sheebah Karungi
- Mwanga ft. Rayvanny
- Tubikole ft. Vinka
- Wansakata ft. Joe Bwoy
- Omu Bwati ft. Patoranking
What Are The Awards And Recognitions Fik Fameica Received?
The Nigerian Entertainment Awards nominated Famieka for his first international award in the category of Best Male Artist Non-Nigerian/ Africa. 2018 was a year that marked the most successful year for Fik Fameica. The major Awards that Fameica has won are:
- ZINNA Awards 2018 – Artist of the Year and Breakthrough Artist of the Year.
- Buzz Teeniez Awards 2018 – Teeniez Male Artist of the Year and Top Hood Rapper
- HiPipo Music Awards in 2018 – Breakthrough Artist of the Year and Best Hip Hop/ Rap Song ( Kutama).
- HiPipo Music Awards – Best AfroBeat Song (Sitani Tonkema)
- ASFA 2019 – Most Stylish Male Artist
- HiPipo Awards 2019 – A written record of the year.
- Buzz Teenz Awards 2020 – Teenz Fliest video
Who Is Fik Fameica Dating Now?
The Ugandan hip-hop rapper is currently said to be in love with fellow singer Lydia Jasmine. Fameica and Lydia Jazmine haven’t confirmed their relationship yet.
Fik Fameica has reportedly dated several women after making a breakthrough in the music industry. He had a relationship with the media personality Sheilah Gashumba. Fameika and Sheila’s relationship doesn’t last long. She supposedly dumped Fameika for having a relationship with Ali Marcus Lwanga.
In 2020, Fameica had a relationship with American UNICEF Ambassador Halima Aden.
Fik Fameica Belongs To Which Tribe And Religion?
Fik Fameica is Muganda by the tribe. He belongs to the Muslim religion. He always thanks God for his life and other achievements. It isn’t much known about his personal life or family.
What Are The Controversies That Came Across Fameika?
A group of women filed a lawsuit against Ugandan rapper Fik Fameica and producer Artin Pro in 2020, saying that his 2018 song My Property disrespects women.
Magistrate Musa Ssekana scheduled the case for hearing on December 1, 2020. Fik Fameica appeared in court that day with his lawyer to present his defense. He addressed the media and said that he didn’t mean to disrespect women.
How Much Is The Net Worth Of Fik Fameika?
Fik Fameica is one of the most booked rappers in recent years. He has been present in the music industry since 2015 and has achieved success with every song that he makes. The primary source of income of Fameika is music.
Apart from music, he is making money through brand promotions and advertising.
The rising star of Uganda is supposed to have an estimated net worth of $1 million.