The major names in Ghanaian and African songs have gathered at the new dome at the Accra International Meeting Centre (AICC) for the 20th edition of the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards.
The evening will see quite a few artistes and producers obtain honours for the get the job done more than the past calendar year.
Two of the keenly contested classes this calendar year are ‘Artiste of the Year’ and the ‘Artiste of the Decade’.
King Guarantee, Kuami Eugene, Joe Mettle, Sarkodie, Shatta Wale, and Stonebwoy are vying for the ‘Artiste of the Year’ while R2Bees, Sarkodie, Joe Mettle, No Tribe & Nacee, Shatta Wale, Okyeame Kwame, Stonebwoy, Samini, Efya, and Becca will fight for the ‘Artiste of the Decade’.
Check out the winners down below:
Common Artiste of the 12 months – Kwan Pa
Instrumentalist of the Calendar year – Mizter Okyere
Life time Achievement Award – Dr Rev Mrs Mary Ghansah
Life time Achievement Award – Obuoba J.A. Adofo
Life span Achievement Award – Prof Kofi Abraham
Unsung Artiste of the Yr – Kula
Gospel Tune of the 12 months – Diana Hamilton for ‘Mo Ne Yo’
Highlife Track of the 12 months – Shatta Wale for ‘My Level’.
Reggae/Dancehall Track of the Yr – Shatta Wale for ‘Gringo’
Hiphop Track of the Year – Kwesi Arthur for ‘Anthem’
Hiplife Track of the Year – ‘Obiaa Wone Master’ by Yaa Pono feat Stonebwoy
Afropop Song of the Year – ‘Akwaaba’ by Guilty Beatz feat Mr Eazi, Pappy Kojo and Patapaa
Gospel Artiste of the Year – Diana Hamilton
Highlife Artiste of the 12 months – Kuami Eugene
Hiplife/Hiphop Artiste of the Year – Medikal