Ghana Music Awards is Ghana's most prestigious music awards organised by Charterhouse, one of the top event firms in Ghana.
Over the years, Charterhouse have appreciated the hard work of Ghanaian musicians through an award scheme.
The Ghana Music Awards has therefor become a household event that almost all artistes look up to.
The awards which is now called Vodafone Ghana Music Awards is the industry's biggest awards.
Since its inception, musicians and industry stakeholders have held it in high esteem even though there have been some allegations and scandals surrounding it.
Until 2008, the ultimate award was the "Most Popular Song of the Year" but the "Artiste of the Year" award is still regarded as the ultimate.
The VGMAs is here again and artistes are looking forward to win awards.
Here, YEN.com.gh brings to you all award winners since its inception in 1999.
1999 - Akyeame
2000 - Daddy Lumba
2001 - Kojo Antwi
2002 - Lord Kenya
2003 - Kontihene
2004 - V.I.P
2005 - Obour
2006 - Ofori Amponsah
2007 - Samini
2008 - Kwaw Kese
2009 - Okyeame Kwame
2010 - Sarkodie
2011 - V.I.P
2012 - Sarkodie
2013 - R2Bees
2014 - Shatta Wale
2015 - Stonebwoy
2016 - E.L
2017 - Joe Mettle
2018 - Ebony Reigns
2019 is the 20th anniversary of the Ghana Music Awards and this time, Charterhouse has announced that the anniversary will be marked with a three-day event.
Meanwhile artistes competing for the top award this year are; King Promise, Kuami Eugene, Stonebwoy, Shatta Wale, Sarkodie and Joe Mettle.
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Source: Yen Newspaper