Real name Ssenvubu Fredrick Kayita, (Kyaligonza), he is popularly known as K2 Rick. Born 14 -09 -1986 in Mityana, Uganda. K2 Rick is a son of Mr. Ssemyalo Joseph.
He is inspired in music by his family elders; K2 Rick’s parents are talented solo singers and they largely sing in religious choirs. His dad is a good keyboardist.
During his childhood, K2 Rick used to sing in school and church choirs as lead singer. This helped him gain stage confidence and have the courage to perform knowing that people like what he does.
In 2009, K2 Rick made his first appearance in a studio recording his first album called Zaga. Zaga album has songs like Gumira Kunze, Omukyala Omulungi, Togasulirira, Mpolampola, Nzikiliza, Nakwagalanyo and Buwulu club.
As the saying goes ‘’two heads are better than one’’ K2 Rick got together with other talented upcoming stars doing different genres of music like Afro, Reggae, Dance hall, RnB and Rock en roll and formed a crew named Alarm base Entertainment.
Alarm base Entertainment crew is headed by K2 Rick, the other group members are Pia-woo, Sure Poul, Eddy Jesus, DJ Hazz, Winter man and Trina.
The group is based in Mityana district. In a way to uplift their talent, Alarm base Entertainment has staged numerous shows, along with other famous musicians in Uganda. Alarm base Entertainment are proud of the successful “Miss Mityana 2010 show’’ which was attended by a very big audience beyond their expectations.
Alarm base Entertainment crew has recently been hosted for interviews on Bukedde TV and FM Radio station 96.9- Sun FM, Bukedde FM, Mboona FM, Dembe FM, Heart FM and Mbabuule FM.
K2 Rick is currently based in Doha the capital city of Qatar,
Doing very well in music industry.