The Emerging Music Awards is a youth’s choice awards scheme that seeks to foster the development of the Ghanaian Emerging Artist by rewarding and Celebrating Emerging Artists who have excelled in the seven main music genres of Ghana; Gospel, Hi-Life, Hip –Life, Hi-Pop, Dance Hall, Reggae, Afro Pop and Traditional.
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The vision behind 2019 Ghana Emerging Music Awards is multi-faceted:
• To develop a unique Awards Scheme that includes branding, promoting, support, educating and fostering a strong self-esteem in Emerging Artists in the country
• Creating a platform where A- listed Artists and Emerging artists can perform together
• Provide a stage for the Public to give recognition to the emerging artists’ creativeness
• Emerging Music Awards is to deliver and develop excellence in Ghanaian contemporary music and celebrate community.
• To provide a forum for songwriters, performers and musicians recognizing them for their artistic efforts and achievements.
• To establish and develop the Image of Emerging Artist by way of creating the Ghana Emerging Music Fund (GEMF) in order to help this program time to time.
• To honor and appreciate the effort of these Emerging Artist.
• To reward emerging artist who have blazed the trail in the music industry.
The impetus behind the awards is a commitment to promote greater participation and assist these underground musicians who are doing their best to be part of the A-list Artists in the Country.
Em Awards is to bring together the best and the most talented in underground music. The “made for television” event ‘harmonizes’ the industry’s most prominent National entertainers from across the Country and recognizes their accomplishments in the entertainment Industry.