When ever you hear him on radio you imagine a middle aged man with a boundless passion for music who sacrifices his time with his grand kids to share his music with the rest of Ugandans.
However the reality is that Michael Kakande aka Mzee Kapalaga is just 21 years old. He went to Masajja p/s, Lubiri SS where he did his O’ and A”levels and is currently a student at Sikkim Munipal University.
He inheritted the passion for music from both his parents his father Sereste Kasule Jnr is a musician who hit big times with the 90’s hit single Wandisonyiye Taata. His mother Noeline Neguya was also a kadongo kamu musician before becoming into the Isa masia religious sect which discourage cular music.
Michael started radio presenting at the tender age of 19 and is the youngest DJS in Uganda today. His Katwejjukanye with Mzei Kapalaga programme on 97.3 radio Simba fm is one of the favourate shows on Sundays as people of all ages tune in to listen to the mellow sounds of yester years.
In addition to his name is radio simba producer, assistant music selector and a presenter. Michael is into singing and has released a single Doidoi which is arleady getting massive air play on radio waves in Uganda. Watch the space video coming