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Full nominees list for the VGMA 2021

Full nominees list for the VGMA 2021

CharterHouse Productions has revealed the full nominees list for the 22nd edition of the annual Vodafone Ghana Music Awards.

The year in review for the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA) fall within the calendar year – January 1st to December 31st 2020.

Following the announcement, Burna Boy, Davido, Wizkid, Master KG, Fireboy DML and Omah Lay will battle for the ‘African Artiste of the Year’ category.

See full nominees list below;

African Artiste of the Year

    Burnaboy
    Davido
    Wizkid
    Master KG
    FireboyDML
    Omah Lay

International Collaboration of the Year

    Favor Everywhere – Celestine Donkor ft Evelyn Wanjiru
    The One – Efya ft Tiwa Savage
    Something Nice – Kofi
    kinaata ft Patoranking
    Show Body – Kuami Eugene ft Falz
    Baajo – Kwesi Arthur ft Joeboy
    CEO Flow – Sarkodie ft E-40
    Paper – Sista Afia ft Victor AD
    Thomas Pompoyeyaw rmx – Pappy Kojo ft Busiswa

Gospel Song of the Year

    Blessed – Akesse Brempong ft. Joe Mettle
    Favour Everywhere – Celestine ft. Evelyn Wanjiru
    Adom – Diana Hamilton
    Jesus Over Do – Empress Gifty
    Yesu Mo – Joe Mettle
    Jesus – MOGmusic
    Jejeli – KobbySalm ft. Okey Sokay
    Who Say God No Dey – Kofi Karikari

Highlife Song of the Year

    Posti Me – Akwaboah
    Playboy – Dada Hafco ft. Akwaboah
    Enjoyment – KiDi
    Behind The Scenes – Kofi Kinaata
    Open Gate – Kuami Eugene
    Asabone – Lord Paper ft. Bosom P-Yung
    Later – Mr Drew ft. Kelvyn Boy
    Party – Sista Afia ft. Fameye

Hiplife Song of the Year

    Thank God – DopeNation ft. Kofi Kinaata
    Enough Is Enough – Eno Barony ft. Wendy Shay
    Long Life – Fameye ft. Kwesi Arthur
    No Dulling – Keche ft. Kuami Eugene
    Dw3 Remix – Krymi xr Drew ft. All Stars
    Pilolo – Strongman ft. Kelvyn Boy
    Happy Day – Sarkodie ft. Kuami Eugene
    Ghetto Boy – Tulenkey ft. Kelvyn Boy & Medikal

Hip-Hop Song of the Year

    Ataa Adwoa – Bosom PYung
    Otan Hunu – Dead Peepol ft Rich Kent. Akobam – Joey B ft Medikal & Kofi Mole
    Ekorso – Kofi Jamar ft. Yaw Tog & Ypee
    Money – Kweku Flick Live from 233 – Kwesi Arthur
    La Hustle Remix – Medikal ft Joey B & Criss Waddle
    Sore – Yaw Tog ft O’kenneth, City Boy, Reggie, Jay Bahd
    Force Dem To Play Nonsense – Eno Barony ft. Sister Derby & Strongman

Reggae/Dancehall Song of the Year

    Why – Adina
    Sheriff – MzVee
    Forever – Samini
    Lonely – Jah Lead
    Killy Killy Rmx – Larruso ft Stonebwoy & Kwesi Arthur
    Make Up – Kaphun ft Stonebwoy
    Gye Diee – Ras Kuuku ft MOGmusic
    Mi Dey Up Rmx – Kofi Jamar ft Stonebwoy

Afrobeats/AFROPOP Song of the Year

    Take Care of You – Adina ft Stonebwoy
    Inna Song – Darkovibes ft King Promise
    Forever – Gyakie
    Momo – KelvynBoy ft Mugeez & Darkovibes
    Say Cheese – KiDi Sisa – King Promise
    Turn On the Lights – Kwesi Arthur
    Let Me Know – Mr Drew
    Maria – Camidoh
    Emergency – Wendy Shay

VGMA Unsung Act

    Nanky
    Oseikrom Sikani
    Malcolm Nuna
    Kwame Yogot
    Kobby Tuesday
    Naana Blu
    Adelaide The Seer
    Queendalyn Yurglee

Gospel Artiste of the Year

    Akesse Brempong
    Joe Mettle
    Celestine Donkor
    Diana Hamilton
    Empress Gifty
    MOGmusic
    Efe Grace
    Eric Jeshrun

Highlife Artiste of the Year

    Akwaboah
    Fameye
    Kofi Kinaata
    Kuami Eugene
    Sista Afia
    Dada Hafco

Best Video of the Year

    Why – Adina
    Fancy – Amaarae
    Adom – Diana Hamilton
    Cold – Joey B
    Open Gate – Kuami Eugene
    On the Street – Kweku Smoke
    Let Me Know – Mr Drew
    Baddest Boss – MzVee
    Kpa – Okyeame Kwame
    Pompoyeyaw rmx – Pappy Kojo

Instrumentalist of the Year

    Joshua Moszi
    Nana Yaw Sarfo
    Prince Sennah
    Emmanuel Bludo
    Enoch Owuraku Kissi

Songwriter of the Year

    Diana Hamilton – Adom
    Kofi Kinaata – Behind the Scenes
    Adina – Hyedin
    Joe Mettle – Yesu Mo Abiana
    Adun Lei Epixode – Too Much

Record of the Year

    Be Your Own Beautiful – Adomaa
    Daddy’s Little Girl – Adina
    Fancy – Amaarae
    Die 4 U – Cina Soul
    Too Much – Epixode
    Diplomatic Teef – Trigmatic
    Commot – Worlasi
    Mmusuo – Yaa

Male Vocalist of the Year

    KiDi – One Man
    Joe Mettle – Yesu Mo
    Akwaboah – Posti Me
    MOGmusic – Oguamma
    Kyei Mensah – Take It All
    Kingsley Amporful – God

Female Vocalist of the Year

    Abiana – Adun Lei
    Adina – Hear Me
    Cina Soul – Die 4 U
    YaaYaa – Mmusuo
    Efe Grace – Lord Have Your Way
    Enuonyam – Fill Me

Best Group of the Year

    Bethel Revival Choir
    DopeNation
    Dead Peepol
    Keche

Best Collaboration of the Year

    Take Care of You – Adina ft Stonebwoy
    Inna Song – Darkovibes ft King Promise
    No Dulling – Keche ft Kuami Eugene
    One Man – KiDi ft Adina
    Ekorso – Kofi Jamar ft Yaw Tog & Ypee
    La Hustle Remix – Medikal ft Joey B & Criss Waddle
    Happy Day – Sarkodie ft Kuami Eugene
    Sore – Yaw Tog ft O’kenneth, City Boy, Reggie, Jay Bahd

EP of the Year

    Blue EP – KiDi
    Seed EP – Gyakie
    Different – GuiltyBeatz
    Mood Swings – Edem
    Sorry For The Wait This Is Not The Wait – Kwesi Arthur
    The Truth – Kofi Jamar