Real name: Winnie Nakanwagi
Why the name: Nwagi: she preferred keeping her name because its a sign of originality
Parents: Mr Henry Kabiito & Sarah Namuddu (rip)
Tribe: Muganda from Ngabi Clan
Family: 2nd born in a family of 6 children
Education: Nwagi attended St Agnes Naggalama primary school, East High School (S1 to S2), Migadde College (S3 to S4) and Namagabi SS in Kayunga for her A-levels. Nwagi’s enrolment to the university was cut short after she became pregnant during her S6 vacation.
Marital status: single
Children: one (Destiny Mirembe)
Year ventured into music: 2014 though she sang even before that though not professionally
Music icon: Iryn Namubiru and Juliana Kanyomozi
Anything besides music : working on opening up a fashion line and couple of boutiques
Dream destination: Las Vegas
Breakthrough song: Embeera released in 2014
Record label: Swangz Avenue
Who inspired her to join music: her sister Carol and Benon of Swangz avenue
Life icon: her late grand ma Nakanwagi Victoria who stood with her through the toughest times
Life story : got pregnant in her s6 vacation which made her ex communicated by friends and family
and had to go rent a single room though later moved in and stayed with her grandmother till she gave birth.
Nwagi started her music journey 5 years back until she joined the Coca Cola Rated Next competition that was season 2 and from the competition became second runner up and she was signed by Swangz Avenue and released a number of songs including Embeera, KatonoKatono, Gwenoonya and Kyowulila.