With the first of its kind, the #UGHipHopAwards2016 happening on December 15th at Golf Course Hotel, MTN Uganda is giving you a chance to win 1,000,000 UGX and a chance to record your favorite track, if you record a video of yourself rhyming to a bit that includes an MTN intro and Outro, with no abusive, obscene or hate language.

Post it on your social media page with the #Hashtag #MTNCypher. The recording with the most engagements (likes), will pocket the 1,000,000 UGX and a recording contract, while the first runners up will walk a way with 500,000 UGX. The winner will be announced on 15th of December and prize money will be handed over during the Uganda HIP HOP 2016 Awards at the Golf Course Hotel, Kampala.


However, MTN Uganda reserves the rights to use all the content from this competition.

Competition runs from the 8th to 14th of December at 1200hrs, so get started as soon as possible.

How To:

  1. Download the MTN Cypher Beat.
  2. Record a video of yourself rapping over it for one minute.
  3. Post it on any of your social media pages with hashtag #MTNCYPHER.
  4. Get your friends to like it.

Good Luck!!!!!