Singer, comedian, and founder of Comedy Store Uganda Alex Emix Muhangi better known as Alex Muhangi openly clarified to all those who have been questioning the reason as to why he ventured into the music industry.
According to Alex Muhangi, he says he never joined the music industry to make money but he loved music and he sings for fun not money.
“I sing for fun not money,” Alex Muhangi clarified. Following Alex Muhangi’s comic journey, the comedian accidentally joined the world of Stand-Up comedy in 2009. He said it was that day while he was driving around Kimathi Avenue near Theatre Labonita in Kampala.
Then he saw people lining up and he thought they were auditioning for some acting roles. Alex Muhangi had the love for acting so he also decided to join the audition but he was shocked when he was asked by the judges to crack a joke, which he did. He became a contender in the competition and he ended up becoming a second runner up.
After the Stand-Up comedy competition, Alex Muhangi started a comic group which was called the Crackers. In 2016, he started Comedy Store Uganda which became the biggest weekly entertainment show in Uganda.
In 2018, Alex Muhangi who was known for comedy started singing and he released his first single dubbed “Olukwe.”