The Vodafone 2013 Ghana Music Awards Nominations Out


wpid-vodafonelogo.jpgThe organisers of the annual Ghana Music Awards sponsored by telecom giants Vodafone have officially released the nominations for this year?s awards.


The nominations were unveiled after a short ceremony at the La Palm Royal Beach Hotel in Accra on Saturday.


In the list are the usual suspects and some surprises. The 2013 edition of the awards was launched under the theme ?the next level?, encouraging Ghanaian musicians to take full responsibility and think bigger when creating and marketing their music.


The launch was also attended by industry pundits, the VGMA Academy and Board members and organisers of the annual event.


For further information, please contact Charter House on: 020 732 5253 and on or and on @GHmusicAwards


More details of the awards coming up shortly. Check out the full list of the nominations:


Artiste of the Year




Kwaw Kese

Cwesi Oteng



Vodafone Song Of The Year

Bye-Bye ? Asem Ft. Kwabena Kwabena

Life (Walahi) ? R2Bees

Vera ? D-Black

Ole Seke ? Dr. Slim & Dobble

Aluguntugui ? Keche

Azonto Fiesta ? Appietus, Sarkodie & Kesse

Zaphanat Panea ? Nicholas Omane Acheampong

Antenna ? Fuse ODG


Best Collaboration Of The Year

Bye-Bye ? Asem & Kwabena Kwabena

Ka No Seyaa ? Herty Bongreat & Trigmatic

Ole Seke ? Dr Slim & Dobble

Azonto Fiesta ? Appietus, Sarkodie & Kesse

Sika ? Okyeame Kwame & Kesse

No Away ? Becca & MI


Hip? Hop Song Of The Year

Falling ? D-Black Ft. Mo?Chedda

Heyba ? Edem

Pizza & Burger ? Sarkodie & Jayso

Makaa Maka ? M.Anifest

Bayla ? R2Bees


Hip Life Song Of The Year

Kaalu ? E.L.

Life (Walahi) ? R2Bees

Ole Seke ? Dr Slim & Dobble

Aluguntugui- Keche

Vera ? D-Black Ft Joey B

Azonto Fiesta ? Appietus, Sarkodie & Kesse

Mokoni ? 4X4

Bye-Bye ? Asem Ft Kwabena Kwabena

Azonto Ghost ? Bisa

Pampanaa ? VIP


Gospel Artiste Of The Year

Herty Bongreat

Nicholas Omane Acheampong

Cwesi Oteng

Cynthia Mccauley

Obaapa Christy


Afro Pop Song Of The Year

Antenna ? Fuse ODG

No Away ? Becca & MI

So High ? Fatural Face

Best In Me ? Efya

Papa ? Jay Ghartey

Stone Bwoy Ft Irene Logan ? Ghetto Love


Hip Life/Hip Hop Artiste Of The Year








Gospel Song Of The Year

Ka No Seyaa ? Herty Bongreat Ft Trigmatic

Nkomhye ? Cynthia Mccauley

Zaphanat Panea ? Nicholas Omane Acheampong

Se Me Wo Nkwa Daa ? Joe Dee Owusu Ft Amy Newman

God Dey Bless Me ? Cwesi Oteng


African Artiste Of The Year








Best Group Of The Year






Highlife Song Of The Year

Odo ? R2Bees

Love Of My Life ? Afriyie Wutah

Lovi Dovi ? Raquel

Paradise ? D-Flex

Treat Her Royal ? Kesse Ft Sarkodie


Highlife Artiste Of The Year





New Artiste Of The Year


Cynthia Mccauley

Natural Face



Reggae Dance Hall Song Of The Year

Shatta City ? Bandana

Our Africa ? Blakk Rasta Ft Jay Anber

Go Go Wild ? Eazzy Ft Jupiter

House Of Pain ? Knii Lante

Toffee Pon Tongue ? Kaakie

Time Bomb ? Samini Ft Wizkid


50% Board Vote Weighting & 50% Academy Voting Weighing


Album Of The Year

Something Else ? E.L.

Mercy Project ? Cwesi Oteng

Mr. Versatile ? Okyeame Kwame

The Revelation ? D-Black

Solid Ground ? Asem


Gospel Album Of The Year

Back To The Sender ? Obaa Christy

Wait ? Cynthia Maccauley

Zaphanat Panea ? Nicholas Omane Acheampong

Mercy Project ? Cwesi Oteng

Christian Life ? Joe Dee Owusu


Best Male Vocal Performance

Muggez (R2Bees) – Odo

Chase – Lonely

Kwabena Kwabena – Bye-Bye

Knii Lante ? House Of Pain

Afriyie ? Love Of My Life


Best Female Vocal Performance

Becca ? No Away

Raquel ? Lovi Dovi

Efya ? Best In Me

Yaa Yaa ? Kae

Celestine Donkor ? Me Nim Nguase

Adina ? Let Me Go


Song Writer Of The Year

Mugeez Abdul Rashid ? Odo

Nana Wiafe Asante-Mensah & George Kwabena Adu ? Bye-Bye

Kwame Nsiah Apau ? Sika

Akwaboah ? Best In Me

Frank Osei Afriyie ? Love Of My Life

Kwame Tsikata ?Makaa Maka

Nana Yaw Oduro ? Not Alone


Record Of The Year

Bye-Bye ? Asem

Lonely ? Chase

Best In Me ? Efya

No Away ? Becca

Sika ? Okyeame Kwame

House Of Pain ? Knii Lante

Not Alone ? Trigmatic


Best Rapper

Sarkodie ? Azonto Fiesta

E.L. ? Kaalu

Asem ? Bye-Bye

M.Anifest ? Makaa Maka

Edem ? Heyba

Okyeame Kwame ? Mr. Versatile


Producer Of The Year



Nshorna Music




Nicholas Omane Acheampong



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