About the Viga Music Awards
The VIGA Music Awards is Uganda’s premier Christian Music Awards, an annual experience and process of spotting, recognizing, establishing, appreciating and celebrating outstanding Christian/Gospel music talents & achievements. It climaxes at a Grand Red Carpet Dinner Concert, the most prestigious and most sought-after Christian music event of the year. The event collects various high-profile personalities and celebrities including clerics, artists, music & media executives, diplomats, politicians, corporate and business leaders among others.
The Awards were conceived in 1998 and launched on 1st May, 2006. The first Awards event took place on 24th June, 2007 at the Kampala Serena Victoria Hall. The VIGA Music Awards federates with and is managed in collaboration with the Federation of Gospel Artists of Uganda (FGAU) and VIGA Academy.