Despite the many controversies surrounding the 16th edition of the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards, the biggest night on the Ghanaian music calendar was successfully held at the Accra International Centre on Saturday April 11 where patrons were thrilled to awesome performances from Samini, Patoranking, The Composers, Wiyaala, Daddy Lumba, No Tribe and many others.
Among the highlights for the night were throwback performances from TicTac and Tinny who got the crowd yearning for more.
Winners of the unsung category, Dark Suburb were also among the top performers for night. (Watch out for my review of the entire event soon)
Among the biggest winners on the night were Edem, Sarkodie and the newly crowned artist of the year Stonebwoy.
Check the full list of winners.
Gospel song of the year – Selina Boateng / Alpha & Omega
Highlife song of they year – Daddy Lumba
Reggae/ Dancehall song of the year – Stonebwoy / Baafira
Afro pop song of they year – Koene – Edem
Hip hop song of they year – RealerNo – Pappy Kojo
Hiplife song of they year – Seihor Castro & D Black
Gospel artist of they year – No Tribe
Highlife artist the year – Daddy Lumba
Hiplife /Hip-hop artist of the year – Sarkodie
Reggae/Dancehall of they year – Stonebwoy
African artist of the year – Patoranking
Best Female Vocal performance of the year – Wiyaala
Best Male vocal performance – Joe Mettle
Best Rapper of the year – EL
Best group of the year – VVIP
Best Music Video of the year – Gyo Gyimah The One Remix – Edem ft Sway
Album of the year – Books and Rhymes – Edem
Most popular song of the year – Adonai Sarkodie ft Castro
Best New Artist of the year – MzVee
Artist of the year 2015 – Stonebwoy
Pictures from the event coming up real soon. In case you missed anything as well, use #nydjlivevgma on Twitter and follow all the updates I made via Twitter.