Mad Ice

Mad Ice

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Finland based worldpop/ragga star Mad Ice is not only one of the biggest superstars and wanted performer in East Africa but is also rapidly conquering the hearts of Europeans with his fantastic voice, strong melodies and touching lyrics.

Biography

Mad Ice is one of the most succesfull and wanted artist in East Africa. Now he is rapidly conquering also the hearts of Europeans with his fantastic voice, strong melodies and touching lyrics singing in english, swahili and luganda.

Since December 2002 when he released his first song - Wanadamu- his songs have stayed on top of the charts for months, even years throughout Tanzania, Kenya and Uganda and the neighbourhood. The debut album- Baby Gal- was released in 2003. The title song became one of the biggest hits ever in East Africa region and opened the doors worldwide for Mad Ice and his music.

After having Baby Gal almost two years on top of the charts,Mad Ice decided to release the same album also in Europe. The album -Mad Ice-which comprises extra english songs like; Shake, If you're lonely and Don't pretend was released in February 2005. In Europe Mad Ice is known about his huge talent, professionalism and energetic entertaining shows.

2005 new East African release single -Wange- continued the victorious footsteps of Baby Gal and has been holding number one positions on almost every radio and tv stations in Tanzania and Uganda since the end of year 2005 up to now. Currently (Sep2006) also new single -Ni wewe- is in heavy rotation in East African tv- and radiochannels.

SOME PERFORMANCES IN EUROPE:

B-Connected Festival, Amsterdam, Netherlands 2006
Lloyd Hotel, Amsterdam, Netherlands 2006
Urban Festival URBO5 festival club Unig, Helsinki, Finland 2005
Maailma Kylässä, World Village Festival, Helsinki, Finland 2005
Market of Possibilities Festival, Mikkeli, Finland 2005
EtnoSoi Festival Helsinki, Finland 2004
PopKatu Event, Ilosaarirock Joensuu Finland 2004
Rinneradio feat Mad Ice, Ilosaarirock, Joensuu Finland 2004,
Redrama feat Paleface and Mad Ice, Bar Mary, Porvoo Finland 2004

SOME MEDIA INTERVIEWS IN EUROPE:

Radio Lijn5, Amsterdam Netherlands 22nd May 2006
TV 4 News Finland, 10th Nov 2004
Radio YleX3M Finland November 2004
Radio YleX3M Finland December 2004
Lähiradio Finland, several 2004-2006
Several magazines, newspapers and internetsites

In East Africa daily in TV, Radio and newspapers.

Discography

Ni wewe- single,
May 2006. Top 10 at EATV videolist East Africa in May-June 2006

Wange -single.
October 2005. Number one hit in East Africa almost on every radiochannel (Tansania, Uganda) at the end of year 2005 in Tansania and currently (Sep 2006) in Uganda.

Album -Mad Ice 2005.
Released for western markets in Finland 2005 by Mwamba Records. Distributed by Edel Records. Baby Gal hit got airplay also in Finland.

Album - Baby Gal 2003.
Debut album in East Africa. Title song was on top of the charts almost two years 2003-2004 and number one hit on every radiochannel in Tanzania, Kenya and Uganda!

Set List

Mad Ice performance includes one set, ranging from 30 minutes to one hour.