VGMA 2018 winners list out now!
Last night some of Ghana’s finest musicians gathered for the 19th edition of the Vodafone Ghana Music Award (VGMA) 2018.
The prestigious music was an avenue to pay several tributes to late female Ghanaian dancehall star Ebony Reigns. The late singer won a couple awards sadly posthumous. Nigerian singer Davido copped the award of ‘African Artiste of the Year‘ at the event.
During the event, Nigerian singer Tiwa Savage thrilled the audience with her energetic performance. Ghana music lovers and fans of Nasty C were all pumped up as the South African rapper took the stage to perform his hit songs.
Take a look at the full list of winners from the event
The following artistes picked up awards
- Artiste of the Year – Ebony Reigns
- Album of the Year – Bonyfied – Ebony
- Song of the Year – Total Cheat (Fancy Gadam)
- Best New Artiste of the Year – Kuame Eugene
- Record of the Year – Teephlow (State of the Art)
- African Artiste of the Year – Davido
- Best Female Vocalist of the Year – Adina
- Best Male vocalist of the Year – Joe Mettle
- Best Music Video – Phamous – George Gyimah (Captain Planet’s Obi agye obi girl video)
- Best Group of the Year – Wutah
- Best Rapper of the Year – Sarkodie
- Best Collaboration of the Year – Shatta Wale (Taking Over)
- Reggae/Dance Hall Artiste of the Year – Stonebwoy
- Song Writer of the Year – Bullet (Ebony’s Maame Hwe)
- Hiplife/Hip-pop Artiste of the Year – Sarkodie
- Highlife Artiste of the Year – Kuame Eugene
- Gospel Artiste of the Year – Joe Mettle
- Highlife Song of the Year – Kidi (Odo)
- Afro Pop Song of the Year – Ebony (Sponsor)
- Hiplife Song of the Year – Fancy Gadam ft. Sarkodie (Total Cheat)
- Reggae Dancehall of the Year – Samini (My Own)
- Hip Pop Song of the Year – Kwesi Arthur (Grind day)
- Gospel Song of the Year – Joe Mettle (Bo noo ni)
- 2018 VGMA Lifetime Achievement Award – Naa Amanua Dodoo of Wulomei Group
- Instrumentalist of the Year – Dominic Quashie
- Best Traditional Music Group – Amamreso Music and Dance Ensemble