Ghana music awards 2018 - winners and performers

Ghana music awards 2018 - winners and performers

The Ghana music awards 2018 was held on 3rd November, 2018. It took place successfully at the Ebony Lounge in Pretoria. This saw different artists perform on stage and also receive various prizes. Continue reading to know more about the Ghana music awards 2018 winners.

Ghana music awards 2018 winners, Ghana music awards UK, Ghana music awards UK 2018

The Ghana Music Awards was founded in the year 2000 by Charter House Production. The main goal of its establishment is celebrating the Ghanaian musicians and uplifting them to grow higher. For an artist to receive a prize in any category, he/she must be doing excellent work through their music career to project their homeland both in South Africa and Ghana. The awards are normally issued on an annual base.

Some of the categories that are awarded include the promising artist of the year, gospel artist of the year, the best group of the year, new artist of the year, best rapper of the year, Hiplife artist of the year, the most popular song of the year, and so on. Here is the full list of all the winners under different categories.

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Ghana music awards South Africa winners

The Vodafone Ghana music awards 2018 event was organized by Black Eagle Production and Media Africa Studio. Some of the spectacular performances was from the following artists:

  • Article Wan
  • Praye Honeho
  • Babes Wodumo
  • Quata Budukus
  • Late Ebony’s father
  • Maccacio
  • Tamara Dey

The lovely night saw Shatta Wale, Quata Budukusu, DJ Switch, Praye, Joyce blessings, Polamo, Drumpipo, and other famous Ghanaian artists go home with different awards. Stonebwoy was crowned as the Artist of the year in the event. Many Ghanaian artists who are based in South Africa were also honored. See the full list of all the artists who received awards below.

Ghana music awards winners list, Ghana music awards UK, Ghana music awards UK 2018
  • Lifetime achievement: Elder Mireku
  • Youth empowerment projects: Choir Master
  • Best international act East Africa: Vanessa Mdee
  • Best international act West Africa: Medosky
  • Best International Act Southern Africa: Babes Wodumo
  • Best music journalist / blogger of the year: Nii Attakorah Mensah
  • Best DJ of the year: DJ Switch
  • Gospel artiste of the year: Joyce Blessing
  • Promising artiste of the year: Maccasio
  • New artiste of the year: Wendy Shay
  • Best group of the year: Reggie ‘N’ Bollie
  • Hiplife artiste of the year: Quata Budukusu
  • Best rapper of the year: Strongman
  • Most popular song of the year: One Corner (Patapaa)
  • Highlife artist of the year: Kuami Eugene
  • Best male vocalist of the year: King Promise
  • Dancehall artiste of the year: Shatta Wale
  • Reggae/dancehall song of the year: Ebony (Sponsor)
  • Best collaboration of the year: Article Wan X Patapaa (That Thing)
  • Best producer of the year: Master Garzy
  • Best music video of the year: Citizen Welkins
  • Artist of the year: Stonebwoy
  • South African based new artist of the year: Aku Mercy
  • South African based best hi-life artist of the year: Polamo
  • South African based best music video of the year: 9pm Africa
  • South African based gospel song of the year: Drumpipo
  • South African based most popular song of the year: Final Solution (Do Like I Do)
  • South African based hip-life artist of the year: Final Solution
  • South African based best club DJ of the year: DJ Shadow
  • South African based best collaboration of the year: Polamo X Dj Maphorisa X Dj Bucks (Something About You)
  • South African based best cultural and live band group of the year: Sankofa Band
  • South African based best gospel artist of the year: Drumpipo
  • South African based best producer of the year: C-Tea
  • South African based artist of the year: Polamo
  • South African based promising artist of the year: Casandra

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Ghana music awards UK 2018

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The Ghana music awards UK edition happened on Saturday 6th October. Some of the winners who got awards in the various categories include:

  • Artiste of the year: Ebony Reigns
  • Gospel song of the year: Obi Nyane Me by Patience Nyarko
  • Gospel artiste of the year: Patience Nyarko
  • Reggae/dancehall song of the year: My Own by Samini
  • Best new artist of the year: Kuami Eugene
  • Ghanaian traditional/cultural act: King Ayisoba
  • Best collaboration of the year: Yaa Pono – Obia Wone Master Ft Stonebwoy
  • Best rapper of the year: Ponobiom
  • Highlife artiste of the year: Kumi Guitar
  • Best male vocalist: King Promise
  • Highlife song of the year: Bronya by Wutah
  • Most popular song of the year: One Corner by Patapaa
  • UK based artist of the year: Stormzy
  • UK based afro pop artist of the year: Kojo Funds
  • Best UK based Ghanaian international artist: Micheal Dapaah

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There you have it all. Ghana music awards winners list and performers 2018 in South Africa and UK. Don’t miss the next edition scheduled to be in the year 2019.

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