The organizing company and franchise holder of the annual Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (V.G.M.A) ‘Charterhouse’, has announced the month of June as the V.G.M.A Month. In a publication released yesterday, five major activities have been outlined to spearhead the celebration this June. They are dubbed the VGMA Xperience Concert, VGMA Music Summit, VGMA Weekend, and a new addition called ‘VGMA in Schools’ which is aimed at providing relevant advice about careers in the music industry through an interactive session between students from selected schools in Ghana and industry personnel. The online publication was released by Charterhouse.
The month of June has been labelled as ‘Musical June’ by the organizer of the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards ‘Charterhouse’. As such, the event has been split into five major activities occurring on five different days within the month to highlight the celebration of music made in Ghana. A publication concerning the 2021 V.GM.A programme outline, explained the purpose of each activity. “Five exciting activities have been earmarked to heighten the V.G.M.A experience in music month of June. The ‘V.G.M.A Xperience Concert’ will be a live – performed musical experience designed for industry stakeholders and produced for the massive music lovers on – air and online. ‘V.G.M.A In Schools’ aim is to help students in music to start right, point out the role of education in a music career, and expose students to the basics of showbusiness. The ‘V.G.M.A Music Summit’ will be marked with a national dialogue, a master class, and the honoring of unsung heroes in music. Finally, the ‘V.G.M.A 22 Experience’ will climax with a two – day show on Friday 25th and Saturday 26th of June 2021. Each day, there will be red – carpet reception, award ceremonies, and live performances from the best acts Ghana has to offer”, the statement read.
Also, this year’s Vodafone Ghana Music Awards will be accessible to both the local and international community via the official social media pages of the V.G.M.A, Vodafone and MTV Base. The show will also be broadcast live on DSTV channels ‘Akwaaba Magic’s, ‘ROK Tv, Soundcity, and locally on TV3 Ghana in the evening ( after 8:30pm G.M.T).
By Jerry Wonder