Organizers of the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards, Charter House Ghana, have issued a reminder to the general public that the official voting for the awards scheme begins tomorrow Monday, 25th March, 2019.
Speaking in a chat with Attractivemustapha.com , the Public Relations Officer of Charterhouse,in the person of George Quaye outlined the categories that are eligible for public voting and the non-voting categories.
He mentioned the following categories to be voted by the general public
- Gospel song of the year
- Highlife song of the year
- Hiplife song of the year
- Hiphop song of the year
- Afro pop song of the year
- Reggae/dancehall song of the year
- Gospel Artiste of the year
- Highlife artiste of the year
- Reggae/dancehall artiste of the year
- Hiplife/hiphop artiste of the year
- Rapper of the year
- Group of the year
- Best collaboration of the year
- Most Popular Song of the Year
- Artiste of the Year
- New artiste of the year
- Best Music Video of the year
whiles the Non Public Categories
- Song writer the year
- Record of the year
- Best Male vocal performance
- Best Female vocal performance
- Album of the Year
- Instrumentalist of the Year
- Sound Engineer of the Year
- Producer of the Year
- Traditional Artiste of the Year
- Life Time Achievement Award
- African Artiste of the year
- Artiste of the Decade
- Best African Collabo
Notable musicians competing for the ultimate crown which is the artiste of the year are the “Rockstar” Kwami Eugene, Stonebwoy, Shatta Wale, King Promise, Sarkodie, Joe Mettle and it is open for public voting.
The voting code which is 1767 across all networks remains unchanged with possibly an official voting website for people who would want to vote through online platform.
The voting According to George Quaye who spoke in an interview with Attractive Mustapha will run from now till early may since the event is scheduled for Saturday, May 18, 2019.
The Vodafone Ghana Music Awards is 20 years since its inception. The event calendar for VGMA 2019 starts on April 6 with a Nominees Jam at the Kumasi Mall, continues on May 16 with the VGMA Industry Awards Night in Accra before the main awards on Saturday, May 18.
The venue for the main awards has not yet been communicated by Charterhouse.
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