Popular Ugandan artiste Pius Mayanja alias Pallaso is keeping a large smile after landing a sponsorship deal from MTN Uganda.
Pallaso took to his social media to announce the good news “Thank you MTN Uganda for Jumping on board to empower Pallaso Twatoba concert 5th sept we just took a whole different turn now”
Pallaso started singing in his brother's group Leone Island, he named himself Lizard, his first song was Mudigidde in 2003 which was produced by his brother Chameleone. The song got an average airplay on Ugandan radio stations and it was first played on Radio Simba by Bobo King and Omulangira Ndausi
In 2006 Pallaso left Uganda and started working in United States. With the U.S. Pallaso continued with his music career. While in America, he re-branded himself from Lizard to Pallaso. In 2014, Pallaso teamed with Shaggy and DJ Hidrro the released the song Remain in our hearts which was dedicated to the fallen heroes mainly Michael Jackson, Bob Marley and The Notorious B.I.G
In the same year 2014 Pallaso came back in Uganda and started with a Collabo with Goodlyf Crew titled Amaaso (Eyes) it became one number one on several radio and T.V. Count down for weeks. He later released a single Wekoledewo kaki (What have you done for yourself), Omugongo with his brother Weasel and many other songs.
Pallaso later together with Sheebah Karungi started Team No Sleep and hired Jeff Kiwa the former Goodlyf Crew manager as their manager which brought disagreement between him and the Goodlyf Crew. They were later joined by King Saha, Akay 47and other rising musicians in Team No Sleep.
Together with Sheebah they produced their first song Mundongo (In the Club) followed by Go down low which won him a number of Awards on the local scene. He produced Tamale Mirundi with King Saha and several other singles which include Kilabe Embaliga and Sanyu lyange.
In November 2014 he started working on a Collabo with the Nigerian musician Davido titled Twatoba which was released in January 2015. He released it alongside his other 2015 songs which include Ffe Tuliko, Tiwa Savage, Mubambazanga, Tebakusobolola and many others.
On 19 May 2015 Pallaso left Team No Sleep and formed his own Music label Team Good Music/Bullet proof soldiers
He’ll stage his first concert at Freedom city come next month.