Ray C (Rehema Chalamila ) Biography - Discography, Awards and More

Ray C (Rehema Chalamila ) Biography – Discography, Awards and More

Rehema Chalamila (born May 15, 1982 in Tanzania Iringa) is a Tanzanian artist who goes by the stage name Ray C. Afro pop, especially bongo flava, is her musical genre.

Ray C Background

Ray C worked as a broadcaster for  Clouds FM radio station based in Dar es Salaam before going into music. In 2003, she launched her first album, “Mapenzi Yangu.”

Ray C has traveled to Kenya, China, Mozambique, Burundi, Tanzania, Uganda,  Rwanda, Norway, Germany, the Netherlands, Greece, Sweden, the United States of America, Australia, India, Thailand, the UK, South Africa, and Nigeria, among other nations.

Discography

Albums:

  • Touch me (2008)
  • Sogea, Sogea, (2006)
  • Na Wewe Milele (2004)
  • Mapenzi Yangu (2003)

Awards

Won:

  • Best Female Artist at the 2004 Tanzania Music Awards
  • Female Artists from Uganda and Tanzania at the 2004 Kisima Music Awards
  • Best Female Artist [3] at the 2007 Tanzania Music Awards
DJs in Clouds FM Studio airing a show called XXL
DJs in Clouds FM Studio airing a show called XXL

Nominated:

  • Best Female (Tanzania) at the 2006 Pearl of Africa Music Awards
  • Best African East African Artist at the 2005 Channel O Music Awards
  • Best Female (Tanzania) at the 2007 Pearl of Africa Music Awards
  • Best Female Artist at the 2008 Pearl of Africa Music Awards (Tanzania)
  • Best Video, Best Afro Pop Song, Best Song, and Best Collaboration Song with Gelly wa Rhyme & AT (‘Mama Ntilie’) at the 2011 Tanzania Music Awards.

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