Connect with us

Events

Ghana Music Awards USA Officially Launched

Published

on

It was a night of glitz, glamour and excitement at the launch of the maiden edition of the Ghana Music Awards USA which came off on Saturday, January 18, 2020 in New Jersey, United States of America.

The launch attracted many notable personalities from both Ghanaian and American entertainment scenes including Naana Baustin of Naana and Dan fame, Stella Addo, Adjoa Smart and SK Original among a host of others.

During the launch, Chief Executive Officer of the Awards Mr Dennis Boafo said the awards scheme will provide a platform for artistes from Ghana and the USA to access the markets that exists in both countries.

He added that the award will honor deserving artistes who have made impact on the music scene in the year under review.

The launch also served as an occasion to inaugurated the board of directors of GMA-USA 2020.

CEO of 2 Gee Entertainment, Geofred Wiafe announced the categories that will be warded at the maiden edition of the Ghana Music Awards USA.

These categories include Highlife Song of The Year, Gospel Song of the Year, Hiplife Song of the Year, The Reggae/Dancehall Song of the Year and Gospel Artiste(s) of the Year.

Others are Highlife Artiste of The Year, Reggae /Dancehall Artiste of the Year, Hiplife Artiste of The Year, Best Male Vocalist of the Year, Best Female Vocalist of the Year, Best Group of the Year, Best Rapper of the Year, Best Collaboration of the Year, New Artiste of the Year, Popular Song of The Year, Artiste of the Year, Producer / Sound Engineer of the Year and US Based Best DJ of the Year.

The rest are US Based Uncovered Artiste of the Year, US Based Afro beats Artiste of The Year, US Based Artiste of the Year, Best US Based Afro Pop Artiste, US Based Best Gospel Song of the Year, US Based Gospel Artiste of the Year and Ghanaian Traditional / Cultural Act.

Explaining the voting index for the awards scheme Don D said, captured by attractivemustapha.com that, the Board votes will constitute 40 percent, the Academy will constitute 20 percent while the General Public’s vote will constitute the final 40 percent.

However, the Most Popular Song of the Year award will be adjudged on 80 percent public votes and 20 percent from the board. For more information about the various award categories visit ghanamusicawardsusa.com

 

Singer, Songwriter, scriptwriter, blogger, lover of the creative arts, brands and communications expert.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Events

Ghana Music Awards USA set for October 10

Published

on

After much waiting, the Ghana Music Awards USA (GMA-USA) is set to come off on Saturday, October 10, 2020.

Dubbed a night to remember, GMA-USA 2020 will see some of the biggest acts from both Ghana and the USA vying for honours in various categories. The GMA-USA 2020 which will be held in Atlantic City, New Jersey will kick off with a red carpet event at 6 pm and the main program at 8 pm.

According to Emmanuel Kusi Mensah (Capito) the Communication Director of Ghana Music Awards-USA, the festival of glitz and glamour will be featured in two sessions (Awards Night and Awards Party).

The first which is the awards night will be held in America while the Awards Party will take place in Ghana at a later date.

Viewers in Ghana can watch the awards night live online on Kofi TV and Kantanka TV to see their favourite artists perform several hit songs as well as win laurels.

According to the Communications Director, the scheme which has so far proven to be the best organised this year is set to raise the bar even higher.

“GMA-USA shocked the entire Ghanaian entertainment industry with our launch ceremony and I can assure Ghanaians that the Awards Night will be even bigger and more enthralling,” he said

In related news, the CEO of GEM Multimedia Ghana Limited Joana Gyan Cudjoe who is the newest partner of Dons Music Production (organizers of GMA-USA) has promised that there will be a spectacular performance during the awards party in Ghana. The party will bring together all nominees and industry players for a dinner, where various awards plaques will be given to declared winners.

Continue Reading

Ent. News

Nominations Open For Emerging Music Awards 2020

Published

on

The management and Board of Emerging Music Awards once again say Ayekoo to all the 2019 winners of Emerging Music Awards.

We are honoured to inform musicians, music industry players and members of the general public that nominations for the second edition of the Emerging Music Awards is officially opened as at 5th of September 2020.

Emerging Music Awards is an awards scheme in Ghana that celebrates and honours the hard working talented UP AND COMING AND EMERGING MUSICIANS solely on a prestigious platform.

Interested stakeholders are by this release encouraged to visit our website to fill the nomination forms for their songs: emergingmusicawards.kusstar.com.

NOMINATION IS OPENED

From 5th September to 25th September 2020. The year under review starts from 1st June 2019 to 31st May 2020.

Submit your music via our website; emergingmusicawards.kusstar.com

How to apply for Nominations

1. Log onto our website emergingmusicawards.kusstar.com

2. Click on Nominations on the Manu or scroll down to click on Nominations

3. Like our Facebook page to have access to the Nomination forms

4. Fill the Nomination forms

5. Click on submit to your application and sign out.

CATEGORIES FOR THE 2020 EMERGING MUSIC AWARDS

1. GOSPEL SONG OF THE YEAR

2. HIP POP SONG OF THE YEAR

3. DANCEHALL SONG OF THE YEAR

4. HILIFE SONG OF THE YEAR

5. HIP LIFE SONG OF THE YEAR

6. REGGAE SONG OF THE YEAR

7. TRADITIONAL SONG OF THE YEAR

8. AFRO POP SONG OF THE YEAR

9. RAPPER OF THE YEAR

10. FEMALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

11. MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

12. MOST POPULAR SONG OF THE YEAR

13. MOST POPULAR ARTISTE OF THE YEAR

14. COLLABORATION OF THE YEAR

15. MUSIC VIDEO OF THE YEAR

16. SONGWRITER OF THE YEAR

17. ALBUM OF THE YEAR

18. PRODUCER OF THE YEAR

19. YOUNG ACT OF THE YEAR

20. INTERNATIONAL ACT OF THE YEAR

21. GOSPEL ARTISTE OF THE YEAR

22. HIP POP ARTISTE OF THE YEAR

23. DANCEHALL ARTISTE OF THE YEAR

24. HIP LIFE ARTISTE OF THE YEAR

25. HI LIFE ARTISTE OF THE YEAR

26. REGGAE ARTISTE OF THE YEAR

27. EMERGING ARTISTE OF THE YEAR

Kindly visit our website page for the category definitions.

SINGED
Ms. Lily Oforiwaa Mustapha (Afiapapabi)
Public Relations Officer.

Continue Reading

Ent. News

Emerging Music Awards 2020: Date Announced For Launching & Opening Of Nominations

Published

on




The organisers and the board members of Emerging Music Awards, will officially have the second edition of the awards official media launch and opening of nominations announcement on 5th September 2020.

This will be done via various radio stations in Accra and all social media pages of Emerging Music Awards.

Emerging Music Awards seeks to promote, celebrate and honor creativity and innovation in the field of music for Ghanaian emerging or up-and-coming musicians.

See artwork below for more details.




Continue Reading

Top 5 Trends

Copyright © 2016 - 2020 Ghanamusicblog.net. All Rights Reserved Shared by Age Calculator

//graizoah.com/afu.php?zoneid=3533663
× CONNECT WITH US