Epixode Finally Wins ‘Reggae/ Dancehall Artiste of the Year’ at Vodafone Ghana Music Awards

Ghanaian Reggae Dancehall musician ‘Epixode’ has finally won the award for ‘Reggae Dancehall’ Artiste of the Year at the annual Vodafone Ghana Music Awards. He picked up his award on Saturday 26th July 2021 at the Grand Arena in Accra. Epixode has been competing for the award since 2016 with other top Ghanaian Reggae Dancehall acts. Epixode expressed his joy in winning the award and said it was an inspiration to the ‘Ghetto Youth’. Addressing the audience on stage after receiving the award for ‘Reggae Dancehall’ Artiste of the Year’,…

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Adina Wins ‘Album of the Year’ at Vodafone Ghana Music Awards 2021

In addition to 2 other awards at the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards, Singer Adina also won the one of the most respected awards at the annual Vodafone Ghana Music Awards the ‘Album of the Year’ for her work on ‘Araba’. She stated that, she was delighted and pleased that the album ‘Araba’ was received very well because she and here team were experimenting with different music genres and we’re not so sure about the outcome. She said this on Saturday evening at the Grand Arena in Accra where the awards…

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Sarkodie Puts His Words to Action About ‘Castro Memorial’ at V.G.M.A 2021

Ghanaian Rap Icon Sarkodie surprised many on Saturday in Accra at the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards when he came unannounced to perform a song in remembrance of the late musician ‘Castro’. The crowd responded with a standing ovation and loud cheers when Ghana’s biggest rap export and B.E.T Award Winner Sarkodie reveal himself. Last year during the Coronavirus crisis in Ghana, Rap icon Sarkodie engaged pioneer Hiplife music producer ‘GQ’ in a social media live video recording over starting a memorial fund and possibly a music concert for the late…

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Opinion Poll Puts Kumericans, Efya and Mr Drew Ahead of Performances at V.G.M.A 2021

This year’s edition of the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards which came off on Saturday 26th June in Accra, had a lot of well rehearsed and choreographed performances. An opinion poll by Shine Publications revealed the top favorite performances were by the ‘Kumericans’, Mr Drew and Efya. The Board Chair for the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards Amanzeba said that all performers did well but cautioned that the overflow of energy could sometimes spoil the act. This year’s Vodafone Ghana Music Awards was flooded with lots of dance and spirit – filled…

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National Music Summit 2021 to Discuss Solutions to Challenges in Music Development in Ghana

The first ever National Music Summit scheduled for Monday 21st June 2021 in Accra will gather both Resource Personnel from relevant fields with adequate experience and other stakeholders of the music business in Ghana, to deliberate on the way forward in the development of music as a lucrative venture in Ghana. A panel comprising both local and international speakers, will be addressing three major areas namely royalties, distribution, and live performance. Among them will be Head of TuneCore West and East Africa Chioma Onuchukwu, musicians Rex Omar, Trigmatic, and the…

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Amerado Chooses Sarkodie for a LIVE Battle at Vodafone Ghana Music Awards 2021

Rapper Amerado has stated in an exclusive interview with Shine Publications yesterday via a phone interview, that he will not hesitate to go head – to – head in a lyrical battle against multiple award – winning rapper Sarkodie. Responding to a question about what he would do if given the opportunity to face off with any of the nominees in the category for ‘Best Rap Performance’ in a LIVE Battle on stage at the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards next week, he said he would willingly choose Sarkodie. He added…

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DanceHall Music Never Left the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards….. Editor’s Desk

With the absence of two of the most popular names in Dancehall music in Ghana: ‘Shatta Wale’ and ‘Stonebwoy’, many people thought that this year, the energy that the Dancehall music genre brings would be a missing ingredient at the annual Vodafone Ghana Music Awards, but this wasn’t so. On Saturday June 12th 2021, Dancehall acts ‘Epixode’ and ‘Kahpun’ fused live rock music with the indigenous Dancehall rythym to deliver a loud but melodic presentation. Despite being anew face, ‘Kahpun’ took to the stage like he had always been there…

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Voting Begins for Vodafone Ghana Music Awards 2021

The organizer of the annual Vodafone Ghana Music Awards ‘Charterhouse’, has officially opened the portal for the public to begin voting for their favourite nominees at this year’s V.G.M.A. The official trailer to signify the commencement of voting for this year’s event was published via social media on the 22nd of April 2021. The franchise holding company and organizer of the awards scheme Charterhouse, today issued a press statement to reinforce the call for fans to support their most preferred nominees to victory. According to the statement, the public will…

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