It was an ecstatic and a colorful event as patrons were thrilled by classic performances by artistes on the awards night. This year’s event is the maiden edition and the subsequent ones looks promising as the first event went down really well. This event took place at Kilimanjaro Hotel in Nkwanta, Volta Region.
Northern Volta Music Awards 2017 was organized by Best Multimedia in collaboration with Narayana Foundation and with support from Victoria Distilleries LTD, Marley Natural and KOB Face of God LTD. They partnered Nyewase Radio, Beyond FM, Oti Radio and K FM making the scheme very vibrant.
Nyewase Radio’s SwanQy Jay and Burner Black of Oti Radio hosted the red carpet segment, MaGuy and Israel Torsu were the MCs for the night. Dj Kash Wan, Proff Misty and Dj Kiss N Do were behind the turntables and fed the audience with nice music. History was made as attendees hailed and sung praises on the organizers and the event itself.
Very important dignitaries who graced the occasion include, Narayana Charles Nyarko- Founder and CEO of Narayana Foundation. Olivia Aglago- Chief Matron Nkwanstech, Igwe One, Beyond FM Manager- Kwabena Ntow, Bernard Joachim Potakey- Youth for Human Rights Ambassador, Mr. And Mrs Asamoah, and many more.
Below are the winners on the Awards Night;
1. New Artiste Of The Year – Dt Vhim
2. Developmental Song – Delo Se (Foster Gyamfi)
3. Song Writer Of The Year – Bra Lipstick
4. Female Vocalist – Ohemaa Lizzy
5. Male Vocalist – Foster Gyamfi
6. Reggae|Dancehall Song –¬ Nobody Knows (Lazzybwoy)
7. Gospel Song Of The Year – Obe Ye (Ohemaa Lizzy)
8. Highlife Song Of The Year – Odo Aka ( Starr P)
9. Hiplife|Hiphop Song – Pressure (Bra Lipstick)
10. Best Rapper Of The Year – Skarlet
11. Best Collaboration Of The Year – Fylla Gh Ft Wuta – Odo
12. ONV Artiste Of the year – Amuga Temper
13. Gospel Artiste Of The Year – Ohemaa Lizzy
14. Reggae|Dancehall artist – Lil dVyne
15. Highlife artiste of the year- Lazzybwoy
16. Most popular song of the year- Rap Commando ( Samxon)
17. Hiphop|hiplife artiste of the year- BUSH-K
18. Artiste of the year – Bush-K