VGMA 2019: Sarkodie leads with 13 Noms with Davido, Mr Eazi, Burna Boy and others making the list too




The nominees for Vodafone Ghana Music Awards 2019 were announced on the 15th of March, 2019 and world  famous Ghanaian rapper, Sarkodie led the pack with 13 Nominations: Highlife Song of the YearHiplife Song of the Year, 2 spots in Hip-hop Song of the YearBest Video of the YearHiplife/Hip Hop Artist of the YearRapper of the Year, 2 spots in Best Collaboration of the Year, 2 spots in Song of the Year, Artist of the Year and Best African Collabo. That's a lot but...


The rapper took out time to thank his fans...
The full list of nominees...

Highlife Song of the Year

Dada Hafco – 'Yebewu Nti'
Kidi – 'Thunder'
Shatta Wale – 'My Level'
Kumi Guitar – 'Betweener'
Kwesi Arthur – 'Woara'
King Promise – 'CCTV' feat Sarkodie & Mugeez
Adina – 'Killing Me Softly'


Hiplife Song of the Year

Medikal – 'Ayekoo' feat King Promise
Sarkodie – 'Can’t Let You Go' feat King Promise
Quamina MP – 'Wiase Ye De' Remix feat Kwesi Arthur & Yung C
DopeNation – 'Eish'
Flowking Stone – 'Blow My Mind'
Stonebwoy – 'Kpoo Keke' feat Medikal, Kwesi Arthur & Darko Vibes
Yaa Pono – 'Obiaa Wone Master' feat Stonebwoy
Strongman – 'Baby Girl' feat Kuami Eugene


Gospel Song of the Year

Joyce Blessing – 'I Swerve You'
KODA – 'Hosanna'
I.K Aning – 'Bobolebobo'
Joe Mettle – 'My Everything'
Obaapa Christy – 'W’asua Me'
Bethel Revival Choir – 'Agba Dza'
Diana Hamilton – 'Mo Ne Yo'


Reggae/Dancehall Song of the Year

Maccasio – 'Dagomba Girl' feat Mugeez
Shatta Wale – 'Gringo'
Stonebwoy – 'Top Skanka'
Samini – 'Obaa'


Afropop Song of the Year

King Promise – 'Tokyo' feat Wizkid
Guilty Beatz – 'Akwaaba' feat Mr Eazi, Pappy Kojo & King Promise
Kwesi Arthur – 'Don’t Keep Me Waiting' feat KiDi
Article Wan – 'That Thing' feat Patapaa
Wendy Shay – 'Uber Driver'
DJ MicSmith – 'Yenkor' feat Kwesi Arthur
MzVee – 'Come and See My Moda' feat Yemi Alade
Shatta Wale – 'Thunder Fire' feat SM Militants


Hip-hop Song of the Year

Medikal – 'How Much' Remix feat Sarkodie & Omar Sterling
Sarkodie – 'Biibi Ba' feat Amerado, Kofi Mole, Tulenkey, Yeyo, 2Fingers, Frequency, LJ, O’Bkay & CJ Biggerman
KoJo Cue – 'Wole' Remix feat Worlasi, Kwesi Arthur, Shaker, Kay-Ara, Temple & C-Real
Kwesi Arthur – 'Anthem'
Joey B – 'Stables' feat La Meme Gang
R2Bees – 'Boys Kasa' feat Kwesi Arthur, King Promise, Darkovibes, B4bonah, Humble Dis, Spacely, Medikal & Rjz


Gospel Artist of the Year

Joyce Blessing
Joe Mettle
KODA
Diana Hamilton
Obaapa Christy
Akesse Brempong


Reggae/Dancehall Artist of the Year

Stonebwoy
Epixode
Samini
AK Songstress
Shatta Wale


Highlife Artist of the Year

KiDi
Kuami Eugene
Akwaboah
King Promise
Adina


Songwriter of the Year 

Fuse ODG – 'Bra Fie'
Teephlow – 'Forgive'
Akwaboah – 'Hye Me Bo'
King Promise – 'CCTV'
Trigmatic – 'Where We Dey Go'
Stonebwoy – 'Tomorrow'


Record of the Year

Fuse ODG – 'Bra Fie' feat Damain Marley
Akwaboah – 'Hye Me Bo'
Okyeame Kwame – 'Made In Ghana'
Trigmatic – 'Where We Dey Go'
Stonebwoy – 'Tomorrow'


Best Video of the Year

Joey B – 'Stables' feat La Meme Gang (Dir. David Duncan)
KoJo Cue & Shaker – 'Up & Awake' feat Kwesi Arthur (Dir E. Kumodzi)
Kirani Ayat – 'Guda' (Dir David Nico-Sey)
M.anifest – 'Me Ne Woa' feat King Promise (Dir Makere Thekiso)
Shatta Wale – 'Gringo' (Dir Sesan)
Fuse ODG – 'Bra Fie' feat Damain Marley (Dir Edgar Stevens)
Sarkodie – 'Biibi Ba' feat Amerado, Kofi Mole, Tulenkey, Yeyo, 2Fingers, Frequency, LJ, O’Bkay & CJ Biggerman (Dir Babs)
MzVee – 'Come and See My Moda' feat Yemi Alade (Dir Xbills Ebenezer)


Hiplife/Hiphop Artist of the Year

Patapaa
Medikal
Sarkodie
Kwesi Arthur
R2Bees
La Meme Gang


Male Vocalist of the Year

King Promise
KiDi
Akwaboah
Luigi Maclean


Female Vocalist of the Year

eShun
Efya
Cina Soul
Adina
MzVee
Diana Hamilton


Group of the Year

R2Bees
DopeNation
La Meme Gang
Bethel Revival Choir


Rapper of the Year

Medikal
M.anifest
Teephlow
Sarkodie
Obibini


Best Collaboration of the Year

Adina – 'Killing Me Softly' feat Kuami Eugene
Sarkodie – 'Can’t Let You Go' feat King Promise
King Promise – 'CCTV' feat Sarkodie & Mugeez
Guilty Beatz – 'Akwaaba' feat Mr Eazi, Pappy Kojo & Patapaa
MzVee – 'Come and See My Moda' feat Yemi Alade
Yaa Pono – 'Obiaa Wone Master' feat Stonebwoy
Stonebwoy – 'Kpoo Keke' feat Medikal, Kwesi Arthur, Darko Vibes & Kelvyn Boy
DJ Vyrusky – 'Never Carry Last' feat Kuami Eugene & Mayorkun


African Artist of the Year

Davido
Wizkid
Mr Eazi
Sauti Soul
Cassper Nyovest
Burna Boy


Best New Artist of the Year

Quamina MP
Kelvyn Boy
Eddie Khae
Wendy Shay
La Meme Gang
DopeNation


Song of the Year

King Promise – 'CCTV' feat Sarkodie & Mugeez
Eddie Khae – 'Do the Dance'
Isaac Kwabena Aning – 'Akwaaba'
Guilty Beatz – 'Akwaaba' feat Mr Eazi, Pappy Kojo & Patapaa
Kidi – 'Thunder'
Kuami Eugene – 'Wish me Well'
Sarkodie – 'Can’t Let You Go' feat King Promise
Stonebwoy – 'Kpoo Keke' feat Medikal, Kwesi Arthur, Darko Vibes & Kelvyn Boy
Shatta Wale – 'My Level'
Kwesi Arthur – 'Woara'
MzVee – 'Come and See My Moda' feat Yemi Alade
Tic – 'Kwani Kwani' (Part 2) ft Kuami Eugene


Album of the Year

Kuami Eugene – Rockstar
Akwaboah – Matters of the Heart
Wendy Shay – Shay on You
Diana Hamilton – IBelieve
Samini – Untamed
Shatta Wale – Reign


Artist of the Year

King Promise
Kuami Eugene
Joe Mettle
Sarkodie
Shatta Wale
Stonebwoy


Best African Collabo

Dopenation ft. Olamide – 'Naami' Remix
Guilty Beats ft. Mr. Eazi, Patapaa & Pappy Kojo – 'Akwaaba'
Too Fan ft. Patoranking & Sarkodie – 'My Girl' Remix
King Promise ft. Wizkid – 'Tokyo'
Stonebwoy ft. Casper Nyovest – 'Wame'
Mzvee ft. Yemi Alade – 'Come and see my Mother'
Shatta Wale ft. Olamide – 'Wonder'


Instrumentalist of the Year

Unda Beats
Mizter Okyere
Enoch Owuraku
Emmanuel Bludo


Producer of the Year

Kaywa
Killbeats
Kuami Eugene
DDT
MOG Beats

To all the nominees...


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