Benjamin Mugisha better known by his stage name The Ben is a Rwandan singer-songwriter. In 2008, he was awarded as the "Best Afro R&B Singer of the Year" by Salax Music awards.
The Ben was invited to perform at the 2010 World Cup in Johannesburg, South Africa and in 2010, He moved to the United States where he collaborated with Detroit based hip-hop artist Mike-E Ellison. Later, he was invited to perform at the UN headquarters.
Ben's song "I'm in Love", released in October 2012, led to the creation of a new music category at the 2012 Salax Music Award Presentations in Rwanda making him the first ever recipient of Award for Best Music Artist in the Diaspora. read more