- Shatta Wale, has won a top award in the US
- The dancehall star received the Best Entertainer award while Kakai won "Best Song" award
- He received the award at the first edition of the Ghana Entertainment Awards USA in the US
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Shatta Wale may have failed to receive a BET nomination, but he has something else to be proud of.
On Saturday, the dancehall star received a top award at the first edition of the Ghana Entertainment Awards USA in the US.
Shatta Wale received the Best Entertainer award, while his song ‘Kakai’ won the Best Song award.
The singer has been in the news in recent for tweeting that his BECE certificate was more valuable than a BET nomination.
The tweet drew condemnation for Shatta Wale from some members of the public who deemed it as arrogant.
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The winning of the US award will, therefore, come as a welcome relief to the Kakai hitmaker.
Below is the full list of winners:
Best Album – EL
Best Song – Kakai
Best Gospel Artiste – Sonnie Badu
Best HIplife/Rap Act – Omar Sterling
Best Hiplife – Kinaata
Best Music Producer – Mix Masta Garzy
Best Music Video – Small Small (Okyeame Kwame)
Best Collaboration – R2Bees
Best New Act – Medikal
Best Male Act – Stonebwoy
Best Female Act – Efya
Best Lead Actress – Yvonne Nelson
Best Supporting Actor in Film – Kojo Nkansah (FAULT)
Best Supporting Actress in Film – Jackie Appiah (SALA)
Best Picture (FILM PRODUCER) – Purple (PRINCE DOVLO)
Best Director (FILM) – Kofi Asamoah (AMAKYE and DEDE)
Best Male TV Presenter – Jay Foley
Best Female TV Presenter – Berla Mundi
Best Entertainer Blogger of the Year – Ameyaw Debrah
Best DJ Act – Dj Mensah
Best Comedian Act – DKB
Best Ghana/USA Act – Duke D2
Best Entertainer of the Year – Shatta Wale
Best DJ/USA Act Dj Akua
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Best Radio Personality Male – Bola Ray
Best Radio Personality Female – Anita Erskine
Best Actor (AFRICA) – Ramsey Noah (Nigeria)
Best Actress (AFRICA) – Rita Dominic (Nigeria)
Best Male Artiste (AFRICA) – WizKid
Best Female Artiste (AFRICA) – Tiwa Savage
Best Dj AFRICA – Dj Tunez (Nigeria)
Best Diaspora Act – Los Grumos
Best Group – VVIP
Best Lead Actor in Film – Van Vicker (BLACK MONKEY)
Sports Personality of the Year – Dede Ayew
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