2016 Ghana Music Awards

2016 Ghana Music Awards

The 2016, 17th Vodafone Ghana Music Awards takes place at the Accra International Conference Centre, tonight.  Follow the live updates from the ceremony - from the Red Carpet glamour to winners, and all the other exciting highlights.

2016 Ghana Music Awards

Your Red Carpet host for the nite, Berla Mundi

7:40 Already the glamorous Red Carpet is underway and is hosted by Berla Mundi and Elia who have interviewed stars like Yaayaa, SP Kofi Sarpong, Joe Mettle and Blakk Rasta.

Watch all the live action at the 2016 VGMA below:

8:10 It is getting more exciting as Ghanaians from all walks of life show up to celebrate the nation's biggest event. Dzifa Gomashie, Deputy Minister for Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts, Zanetor Rawlings and Stonebwoy have all added up to the excitement with their presence.

8:40 Main awards gets underway and is hosted by Naa Ashorkor Mensah-Doku and Chris Attoh.

9:00 The First award of the nite, the VGMA Peace song winners are the New Generation Gospel Ministers who took away GHC10,000.

2016 Ghana Music Awards

Nana Akua at the VGMA's

9:08 Justice Williams wins the traditional instrumentalist of the year award.

9:12 Another honorary award Instrumentalist of the Year goes to KEWA

9:14 The Development song of the year award was won by GASMILA with an prize of GHC5,000.00

9:15 The Lifetime Achievement of the Year award went to legendary Ghanaian musician AB Crentsil. It was accompanied with a prize of GHC5,000.00

9:43 Kofi Kinaata won the Songwriter of the Year with 'SUSU KA'

9:43 Gospel Song of the Year was won by Nicholas Omane Acheampong's 'APOSO'

9:46 Highlife Song of the Year went to Bisa K'dei's MANSA

9:49 Best Reggae/Dancehall Song of the Year was won by Stonebwoy's GO HIGHER

2016 Ghana Music Awards

Zanetor looks splendid here!

10:03 Bisa K'dei performs his award winning Mansa tune

10:20  Afro Pop Song of the Year went to EL's MINAA BO PO

10: 25  Sarkodie wins Hiphop/ Hiplife Song of the Year

10:30 Atom, the "ye wor krom" man wins Hiplife song of the year

10: 35 SP Kofi Sarpong wins Gospel Artiste of the Year

10:40  Bisa K'dei wins Highlife Artiste of the Year

11:00 Efya takes the stage to perform

11:05 EL wins Hiplife/Hiphop Artiste of the Year

11:10 Sarkodie wins Rapper of the Year

2016 Ghana Music Awards

Gifty Osei at the VGMA's

11: 25 Omar Sterling of R2Bees pick the stage

11:40  WizKid wins African Artiste of the Year

11:50  VVIP wins Group of the Year

12:00 VVIP wins Best Collaboration of the year

12:05  EL wins Producer of the Year

12:15   Joe Mettle performs on stage

2016 Ghana Music Awards

Dzifa Gomashie-Ahiaglo at the VGMA's

12: 20 EL picks Music Video of the Year award

12: 25  Sarkodie & Pat Thomas win  the Record of the Year award

12: 35   Kofi Kinaata is the Best New Artiste of the Year

12:40 Bisa K'dei picks The Vodafone Song of the Year

12:45  Bisa K'dei's win Best Album of the Year

12:30  EL wins Artiste of the Year

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