Ghanaian Artistes Win Big in the Ghana Music Awards USA
19 October 2020
[Photo Credit:Ghana Portal]
By Naliaka Kitui
The Ghana Music Awards USA (GMA-USA) first edition came off at the Show Boat Atlantic, New Jersey on Saturday, October 10th 2020 in a glamorous ceremony which set standards for future award shows in Ghana.
The event started with a black-carpet ceremony that was beautified by several celebrities from the music and movies industries. The event was also graced by the socialites from both Ghana and United States.
The artistes like Fameye, Fletcher Narh, Keche, Archipelago, Stella Seal, Eno Barony, Naana Baustin, Kaykay Amponsah, Milliceent Yankee and others amazed the crowd and got off their feet to dance. Over 200,000 people from all over the world viewed this event that was streamed live on Kofi TV and Kantanka TV.
Dennis Boaf the CEO of the Ghana Music Awards-USA said that despite the corona pandemic, the event was pulled off and well-coordinated across Ghana and the United States and no expense was spent on delivering the promise.
The GMA-USA awards winners of the various categories include;
New Artiste of the year -----Fameye
Gospel Song of the Year ¬¬¬¬¬¬¬--- Diana Hamilton
US-Based Gospel song of the Year – Stellah Add
Highlife Song of the Year – Kofi Kinaata
Highlife artiste of the Year _Kofi Kinaata
Male vocalist of the Year – King Promise
Female Vocalist of the Year _ Efya
USA Based Best Live Performance Video of the Year _ Herty Corgie
Best Rapper of the Year _ Eno Barony
Hip-hop song of the Year _ Sarkodie
Best Group of the Year _ Keche
USA Based Uncovered Artiste of the Year _ Jamin Beatz
Social Media Trending Artiste of the Year _ Archipelago
The other rest of winners include;
Reggae Dancehall Song of the Year _ Stonebwoy(tuff Seed)
Reggae Dancehall artiste of the Year _ Stonebwoy
USA Based Dj Artiste of the Year _ DJ Wyse