Bebe Cool aka Moses Ssali is a Ugandan musician that has been in the industry for more than 15 years. He is a father, mentor and performer. Here is Bebe Cool biography, net worth, number of children, family, music career, investments and more.
Moses Ssali who is popularly known by his stage name, Bebe Cool was born on 1st September 1977 to a
famous Ugandan Politician Jaberi Bidandi Ssali who once ran for presidency but lost with a
landslide victory to current Ugandan President H.E. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni.
For his Primary School education, Bebe Cool attended city based Aga Khan Primary School from
which he graduated into secondary school. For his secondary level education, Bebe Cool
attended Kitante High School and Makerere College School.
While in secondary school, he studied Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics,
unfortunately, a year before he could complete his high school education, Bebe Cool dropped
out of school to pursue his music career.
His interest in Music started at a young age as he served as an entertainment prefect while in
school. Later on, he decided to officially act upon his music talent in 1997 at the age of 20 with
his stage name as Bebe Bunton.
His career took off in neighboring Kenya’s capital Nairobi where he had ties to Ogopa DJs, a
production house and record label. However, after a couple of years, he decided to return to
Upon returning to Uganda, Bebe Cool decided to form his own record label, Gagamel through
which he has nurtured young talents. This also happens to be the base of some of Uganda’s
most famous musicians such as Rema Namakula and Iryn Ntale.
Six years after he had joined the music industry, he decided to settle down with the love
of his life, Zuena Kimera back in 2003. Shortly after this, the couple was faced with their
greatest fight which saw Zuena depart from the marriage.
However, Bebe Cool successfully woed her heart back. Since then the couple has stood by each
other and as if to show just how much he loves her, Bebe Cool used Zuena as the video vixen in
his recently released love ballad, “make a wish.”
Number of children
Bebe has six (6) children who include 4 boys and 2 girls. His eldest son, Allan Hendrick Ssali is a
result of an earlier relationship Bebe Cool was involved in before meeting the love of his life,
Since meeting Zuena, the couple has five children together, Alpha Thierry Ssali being their first
followed by Beata Ssali, Caysan Ssali, Deen Ssali and the latest addition to the Ssali household,
Bebe Cool Net worth
By 2021, Bebe Cool’s net worth is estimated to be a good $3million which he mainly earns from
his music label Gagamel. Aside from this, Bebe is also the ambassador for Uganda Cranes and
he has endorsement deals with Coke Studio Africa and Airtel.