• National Geographical Event -Refugee Day

In 2005, Jean-Paul and his band Ingeli group were invited to perform in front of Angelina Jolie and Condoleeza Rice at the National Geographic Museum in Washington to commemorate World Refugee day.

  • The International Songwriting Competition (ISC) - 2006

In the World Music category, the winner is Rwandan singer Jean Paul Samputu (Samputu & Ingeli) with “Psalm 150.”