Who is Derrick Ddungu aka Rickman Manrick? Find My Profile Editor Team seems at his biography, age, songs, music, wife, girlfriend, family, tribe, internet worth, dating with Sheila Carol Gashumba, Patrick Kabuye, Frank Gashumba, God`s Plan, Sävedalen IF, Eddy Kenzo, Enjoyment, adolescence and schooling of a Ugandan artist and soccer player
Derrick Ddungu commonly known as Rickman Manrick is a Ugandan artist and football player.
Rickman Manrick is also a rapper, songwriter, and recording artist who produces the dancehall, reggae, and R&B genres of music.
Early Life and Education
Rickman Manrick changed into born on twenty fifth of December in Bakuli, Mengo, Kampala District in Central Uganda, and changed into raised there via way of means of his family. His father Patrick Kabuye is a former KCCA FC participant and coach. Rickman is a Muganda withinside the tribe.
Rickman Manrick is in a courting with Sheila Carol Gashumba, a town socialite, media persona, and TV presenter, the daughter of Frank Gashumba. They commenced courting in April 2021, a month after Sheila and God`s Plan separated.
Rickman Manrick finished his Ordinary Level Education at Old Kampala Secondary School after which enrolled at St Juliana for his Advanced Level education.
From childhood, Rickman Manrick has proven a hobby in soccer. He ended up residing in Sweden for greater than seven years and gambling soccer for one of the golf equipment there. He endured being primarily based totally in Sweden even after preventing to play soccer there till the start of 2022 whilst he absolutely relocated to Uganda.
Career and Professional Work Experience
Rickman is an expert soccer participant who performed for Sävedalen IF, a second-department tier membership in Gothenburg City, Sweden. He previously additionally labored as a scholar instructor at the Kvarnbyskolean School for Children with Autism in Gothenburg city.
Rickman began out making songs out of boredom upon getting soccer damage wherein he tore his Anterior Cruciate Ligament withinside the knee and acquired a surgical operation in 2016. Since he became going to be out of the league for a complete year, he determined to go back to Uganda and begin doing songs withinside the meantime.
Rickman Manrick began out his song profession in 2018 below the control of DT Timo additionally referred to as Geoffrey Timothy and debuted withinside the Ugandan song enterprise with the discharge of his first single, “Naki,” on January 23, 2018, and his second, “Wakanda,” in April 2018.
2019 noticed the advent of the song “Ebango Waliwanika,” withinside the honor of DT Timo which has become extraordinarily popular.
In August 2022, Rickman publicly declared he became taking a sabbatical from song to recognition on resuming his soccer profession.
He claimed that he had a sufficient unreleased song to close him for 3 years without going to the studio considering the fact that he used the time far from the sphere to file sufficient songs.
He presently performs soccer for KCCA Football membership which he joined in December 2021 on a short-time period contract.
Achievements and Awards
Rickman Manrick was named the Most Promising Artist in 2019 after the Ebbango hit became popular. He went on to make collaborations with different artists including the BET award winner Eddy Kenzo.
Rickman was nominated for the Most Stylish Male Artist of the Year category in the Abryanz Style and Fashion Awards. And for the Best LugaFlow/Rap Artist category in the 2022 Zzina Galaxy awards from which he emerged the winner.
- Okilinamu obuzibu
- Minns Du
- Ayizulu (2022)
- Cinderella (2023)
- Bango (2019)
- Naki (2018)
- Hangover (2022)
- Tunyumirwe (2019)
- Okilinamu Obuzibu (2020)
- Galiwa Gwe (feat. Galiwango) (2020)
- Basumbuyi (2018)
- Peaky Blinders
- Bestie (2022)
- Love Me
- Goodnight, Part 1
- Katono (2022)
- Tekako Ka Radio (feat. Ang3lina) · 2019
- Tum Tum (2019)
- Wakanda MunaUganada (2018)
- Luga Pandemic (2023)
- Tuula Wansi (2018)
- Kampala (2018)
- Goodnight, part 2 (feat. Lydia Jazmine) · 2020
- Vänner Rickman (feat. Ahmed the Hood) · 2017
- Enjoyment (with Eddy Kenzo). 2022
- My Baby (feat. Galix Future) · 2020
- Party o’clock (2022)
- Minns Du (feat. ITriisha) · 2020
Frank Gashumba was heard accusing Sheila of spending money on young males like Rickman Manrick in an audio tape that quickly became popular.
A week after her father accused her, Sheila Gashumba escalated her spending spree with an expensive trip to Dubai with Rickman. She spent over 15 million Ugandan Shillings on their holiday together, with her covering all costs, including lodging, transportation, and meals.
Despite their close bond, Rickman Manrick claims he is not yet prepared to start a family with Sheila Gashumba. The musician admitted that his inability to provide for his children as he would like is why he is currently waiting.
Rickman expressed his displeasure on social media in response to Dr Jane Egau Okou’s letter, which was distributed to all private and public schools in the nation and forbade all performances and concerts that use secular music in 2022.
He claimed that many artists and entertainers had been unfairly affected by this restriction as some gave respectable and decent performances in schools.
He believed that the prohibition of music in schools would surely present many difficulties for the educational system. It denied school-aged children the ability to express their joy, relieve their tension, and deal with their anxieties, as well as the chance to hear inspirational remarks from artists.
Also, it would lead to more incidences of indiscipline, like students skipping class to attend concerts by their favourite artists.
When Rickman published his list of the best artists in Uganda, social media went crazy. He also left off Eddy Kenzo, with whom he collaborated on the song “Enjoyment,” causing some confusion among the general public.
He clarified that it was his list and that he had a right to his view, Rickman then went ahead and retweeted the same list without making any modifications, suggesting that he was through.